VIII. Misoguigawa, Osaka, Kobe, & Kyoto:
This restaurant services French meals with Japanese twists. It’s located at an old steakhouse in central Kyoto. One of its notable meals is the Kaiseki-form French cuisine which has been served since the early 1980s. Its 8-course meal, costs no less than $162. A more specialized multiple course meals cost about $270 including tax. Even then it has to be ordered and paid for 5-days ahead of time. They offer desserts such as chocolate marquise along with berries in a sauce of pistachio cream. Some meals include beef fillet with buttered French beans, grilled pumpkin and potato soufflés.