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Gionmachiminamigawa, Higasiyama, Kyoto 605-0074, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-561-3602
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  • Excellent23%
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  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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Gionmachiminamigawa, Higasiyama, Kyoto 605-0074, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This is the perfect place to feel in a real Japanese restaurant. It is in Gion area and we were delighted by the taste of the food. Do not expect to eat big portions but more to taste nice ingredients. We did not regret it...More

Thank saez2403
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Kyoto is famous for its distinctive cuisines. Undoubtedly, Tofu ryori is one of them. I love Yuba and Yutofu and hence I would not hesitate to come here again. Mitoko is located in Hanamikoji-Dori, a street in Gion area which is easily navigated and sometimes...More

Thank Rosemary6015
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Walking down the geisha Street in Gion we stumbled upon this restaurant. No reservation was made and we had an availability for two for a Kaiseki tatami dinner. The price was reasonable but you get for what you pay. The normal Kaiseki is charged at...More

Thank varun_mukthi
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We stumbled on this the first night, tired and deliriously hungry, roaming the geisha area in Gion. They seemed cool to Westerners, only the second time we have experienced that in our 10 days so far in Japan. But the Kaiseki dinner was quite a...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Locate in Gion area and which is in a good atmosphere of Kyoto. And you can try the traditional Japanese cuisine here, you may book the plan with Maiko's performance also!

Thank shiori1029
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

I went in without reservation, as a solo diner I think I got lucky as there is not much counter seating. There is a room behind where a business party was being attended to by a Maiko, and the restaurant has meal plans that include...More

Thank kisekikumo
Reviewed 3 November 2013

We went to Kyoto on a day trip and had not made any reservations. Heard about Mitoko; however, nothing much except that its Kaiseki and Tofu hotpots were good. We went in and they were full with reservations, but the staff noting that we were...More

1  Thank paullings
Reviewed 23 July 2012

I liked it close to main attractions. Staff kind and nice cosy feeling loved every part of it would think staying there again

Thank kenneygunit
Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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  • Address: Gionmachiminamigawa, Higasiyama, Kyoto 605-0074, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto  >  Higasiyama>  > Gion
  • Neighbourhood: Gion
  • Phone Number: +81 75-561-3602
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