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Spicy Masara

#1,021 of 11,535 Restaurants in Kyoto
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657 Higashi Shiokoji, Shimogyo-ku | JR Kyoto Station, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
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+81 75-352-6555
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Arriving at Kyoto station after a long train ride, we were hungry and incidentally spotted this small curry restaurant. Initially thought it was an Indian restaurant but turned out it's Japanese. Chose our meals (different kinds of curry served with rice), paid for them at the vending machine then gave the receipts to the lady there who was not friendly... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

We were on our way back from Nara and it was dinner time and we were hungry.... I spotted the store in the corner of an escalator (inside kyoto station) and my hubby agreed to have a quick bite! The plan was to make this as an "appetizer" course and we would eat more food in Gion later.... We walked... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2015

located inside kyoto station, the price is very affordable. The curry is very delicious, and the service is fast.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2014

choose your order from the pic outside take the vendo to get the ticket sit and order will be served in less than 5 mins cured garlic are placed on the table, cold water will begiven right after you sit average per order Y750.00 good food

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2013

Arrived late into Kyoto and happened on this tucked in corner, as most other places shut .Japanese take on curry appears to be rice , the same sauce for all and the main ingredient , I.e pork cutlet, beef or as I chose ... Cheese, served me right! Need to buy ticket from machine and give to server and then... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2012

I normally don't eat much curry rice dishes, even when traveling through Japan. But a friend traveling with me was big on it. So we found a quick fix at Spicy Masara. This shop is deceptively hidden in a corner, near some short escalators and Shinkansen Ticket Gates. If you're facing JR Kyoto Station from the front, it's deeper inside... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
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Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 657 Higashi Shiokoji, Shimogyo-ku | JR Kyoto Station, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-352-6555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?