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Portal Cafe

#692 of 12,922 Restaurants in Kyoto
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901 Higashishiokojicho, Karasumadori Shiokoji-sagaru, Shimogyo-ku | 2F JR Kyoto Isetan, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-342-2577
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  • Excellent14%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
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901 Higashishiokojicho, Karasumadori Shiokoji-sagaru, Shimogyo-ku | 2F JR Kyoto Isetan, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Looking for a quick lunch between 2 trains & this fitted the bill - close to platforms, adequate number of chairs/tables & relatively quick food. Can't fault the service - they were everywhere - taking orders, filling waters, cleaning tables. I thought the food was...More

Thank 188petere
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We had 2 hours to kill at the train station in Kyoto so we decided to have lunch and try the burger. The bun was smaller than the ones in the U.S. but it was delicious. The meat was perfectly cooked and the fries weren’t...More

Thank Constance M
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Missed breakfast at the hotel but found this little cafe in the corner of one of the malls. We had a cup of coffee each and shared a very tasty Club sandwich which contained a very thick piece of ham that was sweet and not...More

1  Thank 585Rodney585
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

They serve pretty much diner kind food, potatoes, burger, Fried Chicken, and rib. Bottled Beer, weak coffee and diet coke. Their concept is very obvious. Kyoto station gots lots of exotic restaurant, I agree it is hard to find reason to choose this kind of...More

Thank Monique1794
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had a great breakfast at Portal Cafe! We got there at 7am and walked right in. Great selection of food at a reasonable price! Quality of the food was good! Comfortable atmosphere. We were able to have an enjoyable breakfast and plan our exciting...More

Thank RussHonolulu
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Went here for breakfast this morning. Was 980 per person. The staff were helpful and spoke basic English. The range of food was decent with chicken nuggets, eggs, sausage, a good range of salads (cherry tomatoes ran out by 10am), fresh fruit, bread, pastries, ham...More

Thank Roland W
Reviewed 11 December 2015

As it was during lunchtime and hard to find a place to eat in Kyotos central station, despite its many restaurants (lots of queues), we went to Portal. Quite a busy place, but providing ample choice of foods and drink.

Thank ofHarwich
Reviewed 11 August 2015

I stayed very closed to Kyoto St. I did visit this place twice for breakfast buffet and late dinner. The breakfast buffet choices is limited about 10 - 12 choices. The quality of food matched the price they charged. An à la carte dishes we...More

Thank 0_Gyrfalcon_0
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Sorry we went there because hotel breakfast we thought was overpriced for what they offered. There was nothing we could recommend at this place including coffee. For smokers, you can go to the patio. It was breakfast buffet and if there are no places open...More

Thank Yori O
Reviewed 15 January 2013 via mobile

If you are coeliac you can order the Portal BBQ or the steak salad and rice. The rest of the family loved the burgers and chips. We found this restaurant very convenient near Isetan at Kyoto station.

Thank 40Ree
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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7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Higashishiokojicho, Karasumadori Shiokoji-sagaru, Shimogyo-ku | 2F JR Kyoto Isetan, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-342-2577
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