Somushi Tea House: Karasuma-Oike
Somushi Tea House
Karasuma-Oike / Tea shop
Karasuma Sanjo-nishi-iru. [N side of Sanjo 1 block W of Karasuma]
Open 10am-9pm. Closed Wednesdays.
Sun: Open Sundays
decor: Notable decor

The air is fragrant with incense as you walk into this charming teahouse - newly built in 2003 and tastefully decked out with Kyoto-style artwork and furnishings. Besides tea and dessert you'll also find inexpensive food like noodles and simple rice dishes.