Only weekends, a brewery opens and you can taste the craft beer. In a chic atmosphere, it gets crowded with people who want to drink popular Kyoto's brewing! I end up drinking too much because of the stylish and Kyotish names of beers.
Kyoto Brewing Co.
25-1 Nishikujo Takahata-cho Minami-ku, kyoto-shi, kyoto
Only weekends 12:00-18:00 (L.O.17:30), drink standing, and you can't make a reservation. 600 yen for fleshly brewed beer. They don't prepare any food, so you're possible to take some.