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Isshi Soden Nakamura

) #469 of 11,777 Restaurants in Kyoto ₹₹₹₹ Japanese
136 Tomikoji Oike Sagaru Matsushitacho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8093, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-221-5511
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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136 Tomikoji Oike Sagaru Matsushitacho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8093, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We wanted to try the Kyo-kaiseki so this was the only restaurant that we had reserved in advance before going to Japan also for us it was the first time to visit a 3 star Michelin restaurant. We came to this great city one week...More

Thank Kim A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booking for dinners in this 3 - star Michelin has to be done well in advance and it is better to try lunch , if your schedule allows . There is also an advantage having the delicacies at day time as the beautiful garden view...More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This probably the best evening I ever spent in a restaurant. I have eaten at three starred establishments in Europe before, but this was an altogether different level. It starts with being taken to a separate room which has a private garden. There is a...More

Thank Jens S
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Perfect quality! Perfect service! Perfect food! Thank you Nakamura!!!!! Unforgettable experience! ⛩🇯🇵👘🌸

1  Thank Christophe D
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This place is an institution and the chef artfully presented everything. It's possible that because I got the lowest of the 3 options I didn't experience this in it's finest but I've had kaiseki at other places for less money and walked away more impressed....More

1  Thank Victor W
Reviewed 2 November 2016

There are many kaiseki restaurants to chose in Kyoto. We decided on this one based on the 3 Michelin stars, the positive reviews, and the ease of making a reservation. I faxed a request in English and promptly received a confirmation in English. I also...More

Thank Michelle2012
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

This is the best dinner experience one can have in a lifetime. It starts at the arrival, when somebody is already waiting for you at the door, to take your shoes and take you to your private room. The room itself is exquisitely decorated. The...More

1  Thank Gilberto P
Reviewed 1 April 2016

It has its Michelin stars, thus the price was higher than what we usually paid in Japan. However, it was so far the most beautiful meal of my life and certainly one of the best. The whole experience was a great pleasure from the beginning...More

1  Thank B W
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

3 star Michelin restaurant serving a formal style of food called kaiseki. No menu, with 8-10 courses of wonderfully crafted plates of food. All presented in a traditional way, each introduced in Japanese. Each party eats in a private room and you are welcomed and...More

Thank richard d
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US$ 135 - US$ 225
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 136 Tomikoji Oike Sagaru Matsushitacho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8093, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-221-5511
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