Reservation ・ Contact us

For your reservation and contact,

call at 075−861−0123

Business hours

Mon -Thu 11:0017:00

   (We encourage you to make a reservation for your convenience before your visit)

Fri - Sun & National holidays     11:0020:00

   (For dinner, by reservation only before 17:00 of the previous day)


We are sorry that we do not admit guests who are under the age of 13.

Frequently Asked Questions

*Please feel free to call us if you have any questions other than below.

Q: Do you have a parking space?

A: No. As SHORAIAN is located inside a park which is government property, where cars my not enter, there is no parking area inside. Please park at a nearby parking lot (at Tenryu-ji Temple or municipal car parking) Details are here.

Q: Do I need a reservation?  

A: Yes, for dinner only (Fri. - Sun. & National holidays) by reservation before 17:00 of the previous day. For lunch, you can come without a reservation but we encourage you to make a reservation on the phone before your visit because our Japanese-style restaurant is not so large and seats are often full.)

Q: Is it OK if we come with our children?

A: Depends. Please refrain from bringing a child/children under 13 years old. We are sorry for the inconvenience. 

Q: Do you have a private dining room?

A: Yes, we do. Our private dining rooms are limited, so please reserve a room beforehand.  

Q: Do you have table seats with chairs? 

A: No. There are only Tatami seats (Japanese-styled seats). We can prepare legless chairs if you desire.

Q: I cannot eat a dish because of an allergy…

A: For the case, we are flexible to partially change ingredients. Please let us know beforehand. 

Q: On which days during the week are you closed?

A: We are open 7 days a week. We close only during the period of year-end and New Year holidays.

Q: Can I use a credit card?

A: Yes. We accept VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners etc.

Q: Can I smoke inside?

A: No. The entire restaurant is non-smoking.

Q: May I have directions how to reach SHORAIAN?

 A: Please click here for more details about access to SHORAIAN.