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Umekojinishinakamachi, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8854, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-321-8518
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  • Very good8%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Umekojinishinakamachi, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8854, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Nice simple food which is like home cooked. Menu is very limited but good. Service is good. Ambience is ok.

Thank yeoc468
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent japanese food! Doesn't look like much from the outside but run by a very sweet couple and the food is amazing. This is good solid wholesome food. Had the jumbo chicken, simply the best fried chicken cutlet I've had in japan with excellent sauce...More

Thank Jon T
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying near this restaurant and after reading the reviews on tripadvisor thought this would be a good place to get my noodle fix! The owners were incredibly friendly and welcoming and had a very clear English menu. I ordered the chicken udon whilst...More

Thank Clokeacola
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Everything about this restaurant is amazing, and I ate here as often as I could while in Kyoto. The atmosphere is cozy, and the owners are extremely friendly (they were willing to accommodate our group of 5 despite the small size of their restaurant). They...More

2  Thank Tammer E
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is great! The food is delicious and inexpensive. They have a menu in English for foreigners and they have a lot of options, including rice dishes, fried chicken, and the especially good udon noodles. The owners are extremely friendly and will take good...More

3  Thank Anne C
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

My friends and I stumbled into this place by accident on a two week trip to Japan. Boy, are we glad we did. Everything we had in this restaurant was great! The food was cheap and the portion sizes were huge. The old couple running...More

1  Thank Cowbell0201
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

My friends and I visited this restaurant on a 2 week trip to Japan, and their Nabeyaki Udon was one of the best meals we've had. The elderly couple running the restaurant are very nice, and they were very excited to have foreigners visit. They...More

2  Thank Daniel W
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 9
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Umekojinishinakamachi, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8854, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-321-8518
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