Motoi Gyoza

モトイギョーザ   Click to listen highlighted text! モトイギョーザ

(motoi gyouza)

Motoi Gyoza
Michelin Bib Gourmand
Bib Gourmand
Cost: $$

Motoi Gyoza is a trendy restaurant located in Kyoto that is creating a buzz with its natural, body-friendly gyoza crafted by a Michelin French chef. Whether you want to enjoy a casual daytime drink or unwind after work, this is the perfect place for you. As the second brand of the popular French restaurant, Restaurant MOTOI in Kyoto, it is renowned for its elegant atmosphere and original gyoza made with carefully selected ingredients and restaurant-quality standards.

The restaurant defies the traditional image of a gyoza shop with its stylish and chic interiors. The menu features a range of dishes, including salads packed with herbs straight from the restaurant’s in-house farm and sour cocktails made with homemade syrup, which are perfect for nature lovers. Motoi Gyoza is a great choice for women and families with small children who are looking for a relaxed and inviting atmosphere.

One of the highlights of Motoi Gyoza is their signature dish – gyoza. Made with natural and healthy ingredients, the gyoza here is a must-try. The restaurant prides itself on using high-quality ingredients, such as domestic flour and meat, fresh vegetables, and natural seasonings. Each gyoza is carefully crafted with a thin skin, crispy texture, and juicy filling. The restaurant offers a variety of gyoza flavors, including classic pork, vegetable, and chicken. There are also seasonal and limited edition flavors to look out for.

Motoi Gyoza is more than just a gyoza restaurant. The menu also includes other Japanese favorites such as karaage, fried rice, and ramen. For those who prefer lighter fare, there are salads and side dishes to choose from. All dishes are beautifully presented, making it a perfect spot for Instagram enthusiasts.

The restaurant also boasts a wide selection of drinks, including beer, sake, shochu, and Japanese whiskey. Their sour cocktails are particularly popular and are made with seasonal fruits and herbs. It’s an excellent place to relax with a drink in hand and unwind after a long day of exploring Kyoto.

Motoi Gyoza’s location in Kyoto is ideal for those who want to experience the best of the city’s culinary scene. It is conveniently located near the bustling Nishiki Market, which is home to a plethora of food vendors and shops. Visitors can take a break from exploring the market and indulge in some delicious gyoza at Motoi Gyoza.

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