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Ukiya Kiyomizu Kisseian

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3-334 Kiyomizu, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0862, Kyoto Prefecture
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+81 75-532-0678
Tue - Sun 11:00 - 17:00
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Brookline, Massachusetts
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405 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We were hot and starving and in need of vegetarian lunch, but were far away from any restaurants I had researched. We popped in here to ask if they could accommodate me. The waitress/hostess was awesome. When she got a little stuck in our conversation, she opened up a tablet and video called a live translator to help. Everything was... More 

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Houston, Texas
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped at this place for lunch while walking through the historic Higashiyama District in Kyoto. It's a small restaurant with only three tables in the first floor. There are some more seating upstairs, but not sure how many. The place is very clean. It also has a big window dividing the dining area and the kitchen. You can see... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We were walking along the Kamo river and looking for a place for dinner. There were too many choices, and we got into Ukiya quite accidentally. But it turned out to be a surprise. The soba and tempura there were of high quality, and the price was reasonable. They sell the house-made noodles too.

Thank mavaron
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2013

I stopped by this little place while wandering around Kiyomizu temple. The Soba noodles and the tempura were really delicious. Overall, it was a very good experience worth trying in this beautiful location.

Thank amezeini
Singapore, Singapore
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292 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2012

According to the waiter, the restaurant is famous for its buckwheat noodle and that was what I ordered. Although I had not eaten buckwheat noodle, I was pleasantly surprised. The noodle was served with fermented bean paste, looked bubbly and tasted spongy. Overall, it was pretty delicious. The waiting staffs were also patient to explain the menu to us in... More 

Thank wmloke13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-334 Kiyomizu, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0862, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-532-0678

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