- YAKURIKI, where we are originated, family owned tea house for generations - 

薬力社 Yakuriki Shrine - YAKURIKI, a god for the health and medicine

Yakuriki Shrine is located in Inari-yama, about 40 minutes walk up on the mountain from the main shrine. The 100 years old Tea House is our main shop that has been providing necessary goods for prayers and visitors for the Yakuriki Shrine for generations. 

Yakuriki is a god for the health and medicine and many sub-shrines around the area of Yakuriki Shrine are also visited for a long life, advance in medical technology and treatment, success in medical operation and for other specific health related wishes. Also, Oseki ohkami, a god for protecting throat, is worshiped by people from the field of Performing Arts such as singers and actors to perform well at their stage. 

- VERMILLION, linking the past to the future, the local and the world -

The 9th generation Yakurikitei owner, Shigeo Kimura left Kyoto at the age of 18 and lived in Melbourne, Australia for 18 years before returning back to Kyoto to establish his own cafe in his hometown. With an idea of Melbourne cafe - friendly communication hub in the local community, our aim is to provide a place where communication and culture meets from the local and international community, also to provide historical and touristic information to the visitors for the better understanding of Fushimiinari.  

Links to Video Introduction (YouTube)

Yakuriki Tea House and surroundings

Vermillion - cafe.

Vermillion - espresso bar & info.

朱 SHU. by Vermillion



Vermillionは薬力亭の9代目となる木村茂生が18年間過ごした街、オーストラリア・メルボルンのカフェをイメージながら、帰国後すぐに当初は薬力亭の片隅にて夫婦ではじめたカフェです。2013年にespresso bar & info.を開店、2016年にcafe.を開店し、2017年より茶店も含め法人化、現在は株式会社薬力亭として運営しております。2019年より朱 SHU. by Vermillion 贈る土産もの店を開業しました。