Kyoto: Heian Shrine / Italian
Okazaki Saishojicho 6-3, Hosomi Museum. Open 10:30am-6:30pm. Closed Mondays.
: Open Sundays
Cafe Cube, inside the Hosomi Museum, serves nice Italian food at lunchtime, with a Y1500 set menu that includes appetizer, salad, pasta, bread and tea or coffee. The museum itself houses a private collection of Japanese antiquities, and the museum shop sells refined but inexpensive gifts such as ceramics, hand-dipped candles, bamboo and lacquerware.