Kasuga Ninai Jaya




Enjoy seasonal dishes inside the beautiful Kasuga Taisha Shrine

Kasuga Ninai Jaya is located near the entrance to the Man’yo Botanical Garden inside Kasuga Taisha Shrine. Here you can try the man’yo kayu (rice porridge). This rice porridge which is made with white miso comes with a seasonal side dish that changes monthly as well as dashimaki rolled omelet and pickles. The store also sells tea towels made from Nara-zarashi, hemp fabric from Nara that’s been bleached in the sun.

HOURS 10:00am~4:00pm
CLOSED Mondays and the 4th, 5th, 10th, and 11th of every month
COST Yamato meibutsu zen set: \1,620 | Man'yo kayu: \1,080 | Kudzu mochi: \486 | Matcha w/ persimmon monaka: \702 | Yomogi dango: \486 | Persimmon cake set: \702
ADDRESS 160 Kasuganocho, Nara, Nara
ACCESS From Kintetsu Nara Sta., take the Nara Kotsu Bus bound for Kasuga Taisha Honden and get off at the last stop (approx. 10 min)
CREDIT CARD Not accepted


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