[Recommended restaurant of Fushimi Inari, Kyoto] You can eat the roasted sparrow of the specialty in “Hinoya”.

This post explains “Hinoya” at the back of the Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine’s back approach.

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Information of “Hinoya”

“Hino family” is in the back approach of Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine.

If you pass this Torii a little, you’ll arrive at the “Hinoya”.

Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine’s back approach
Address of “Hinoya”
612-0806 Kyoto Prefecture Fushimi-ku, Kyoto Fukakusakaido-cho, 1-9
Map of “Nezameya”

Business hours of “Hinoya”
Regular holiday of “Hinoya”
Irregular holiday

The appearance of “Hinoya”

This is the entrance of the “Hinoya”.

Entrance of “Hinoya”

Perhaps you may notice “something” being cooked at the front of restaurant rather than the building itself.

That food is grilled sparrows!!

Grilled sparrows

The inside of “Hinoya”

There are table seats and “zashiki” in “Hinoya”. You have to take your shoes off when you go up to “zashiki”.


You’ll be able to see the courtyard in the back of the restaurant.

There is a courtyard at the back of the shop.

By the way, there is also the 2nd floor in the “Hinoya”. There you’ll be able to look at the people walking on the back stairs of Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine.

Dishes of “Hinoya”

You can eat dishes like Fushimi Inari at the “Hinoya”. The most impressive food will be grilled sparrow.

Grilled sparrow

God of Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine is a God related to agriculture. Sparrows are birds that destroy the fields, are not they? Therefore, the grill sparrow is a dish devised for exterminating sparrows.

There are many restaurants in Fushimi Inari where you can eat “Inari-Sushi.”

Of course, you can eat “Inari-Sushi” even at “Hinoya”.

“Inari-Sushi” is the food wrapped vinegared rice with Oage(sweet deep-fried “Tofu”)


Here, don’t you think the shape of “Inari-Sushi” resembles something?

The form of “Inari-Sushi” resembles the ears of a fox.

“Inari Sushi” is made by imitating the ears of a fox!

A fox image of Fushimi Inari

There are also common foods that many Japanese prefer. For example, that dish is the egg bowl.

The egg bowl

You can order delicious the egg udon.

The egg udon

Summary of this article

This post explains “Hinoya” at the back of the Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine’s back approach.

  • “Hinoya” is the restaurant in the Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine’s back approach.
  • You can eat grilled sparrows and Inari-Sushi like Fushimi Inari.
  • Of course you can also order ordinary Japanese foods.