Technics café KYOTO

Technics café KYOTO

A new hub to Rediscover Music through an unprecedented audio experience

By creating a space for interaction with diverse people, music, and cultures, and where visitors can enjoy music in an entirely new way, Technics café KYOTO aims to carry forward and create high-end audio experiences and DJ cultures.

Audio experiences courtesy of
Reference Class systems

Permanently equipped with the
SL-1200MK7 DJ turntables

The adjoining café sells light
snacks and drinks

Listening Space

Technics café KYOTO

Based on the Rediscover Music concept, the Listening Space provides visitors with outstanding audio experiences where they can discover new music thanks to carefully selected playlists featuring various artists. With an interior space infused with modern art, this is the ideal space to enjoy high-resolution audio on vinyl from Technics’ Reference Class systems.


Technics café KYOTO


Technics café KYOTO


Technics café KYOTO


Technics café KYOTO



Playlists handpicked by a diverse range of audio professionals, from music producers and artists to DJs and record shop owners in Kyoto, are regularly updated to enable visitors to discover new music.

DJ Booth

Technics café KYOTO

The DJ Booth regularly plays host to various music events including live music, collaborative projects, and DJ sets. Moreover, the DJ Booth is permanently equipped with the latest SL-1200MK7 turntable from the SL-1200MK Series, which has been the equipment of choice for DJs across the world for many years.
The booth is also equipped with RAMSA professional audio systems, which boast high functionality and excellent sound quality. It is the perfect spot to fully experience the joy and emotion that music provides.


The SL-1200 Series of turntables has supported DJs at

discos and clubs for more than 50 years. The

SL-1200MK7 incorporates the latest high-quality audio

technologies while maintaining the excellent operability

and feeling of previous versions, as well as the trust that

comes with the SL-1200 name. The SL-1200MK7 is the

ideal turntable for both long-term fans of Technics and

new turntable users. 

Technics café KYOTO


Technics café KYOTO

During the day, the café provides coffee and sandwiches, while at night it transforms into a bar serving alcohol. It is the best place to relax and enjoy high-quality Technics’ audio.

Technics café KYOTO


Technics café KYOTO


Technics café KYOTO



The café also plans to host live music, DJ sets, and other events, and so visitors can also enjoy sounds from the SL-1200MK7 turntable system, the leading choice for DJs across the world.


Kyoto Shijo Shinmachi Building 1F, 444 Komusubidanacho, Nishikikoji Sagaru, Shinmachi, Nagakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto Prefecture


11:00–20:00 (Sun–Thu)
11:00–22:00 (Fri–Sat)

New Year period (Dec 29–Jan 5)