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Musashi Sushi

440 Ebisucho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604-8005, Japan
+81 75-222-0634
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Ranked #45 of 3,186 restaurants in Kyoto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Sushi
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

The sushis are awesome and you can eat a lot. The place is clean and you see the sushis being made in front of you. Very honest price.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Excellent sushi (try one with duck!:) It is very cheap and pretty varied. You can get an English menu and besides there are labels between the sushi plates describing what it is. Most of the sushi comes with wasabi (blue plates if I remember correctly) but there are also colorful plates without wasabi if you're not a big fan of... More

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Genève
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The sushis are very good, fresh, and the sushi train is a nice way of eating, very easy. The staff is nice. One of the best places we have been in Kyoto.

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Wollongong
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

For 130 yen a plate this is a fantastic bargain. Families will love it, it's fast, cheap, good quality and not fussy. The sushi isn't covered with mayo and other crud like some places, just good cuts of fish on well cooked rice. Went there today and I'll be taking the family back as soon as possible. Totally recommended.

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

If you want to eat sushi fast and cheap, Musashi does its job! It's good value for the money, and the sushi is not that bad, especially if you choose the more common fish (like salmon, shrimps, tuna, etc). Sometimes during the weekend you need to wait a bit, but if you're one or two people it goes fast anyway.... More

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Very good sushi for the price you pay. They have a very large choice of sushi (even tofu skin sushi!) as well as an English menu (you still get the sushi from the conveyor belt but this is very helpful if you want to make a special order or want to know the type of fish you're reating). We went... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Not the best sushi in Japan, but very good value for the money - kaiten-sushi style for around 150 JPY for each plate (one or two pieces).

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Barcelona, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

It is just a kaiten sushi in the centre of Kyoto. Nothing special but cheap and fast. 1100¥. Check our foodie review of Japan in http://www.ebc.cat/2014/06/13/practical-japan-for-foodies/

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

Best reasonably priced and fast sushi in Kyoto for sure. Good quality fish and rice. The sushi is actually made my chefs, unlike most conveyer belt sushi places. This place has a good atmosphere and a legit interior. It's a Kyoto Classic. I really like the second floor. Almost all of the customers are local Japanese, so that tells you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

We had a great time at Musashi, grabbing fresh sushi off the train and watching the chef in the middle rapidly assemble new items. It was crowded when we went (a weeknight), mostly with locals, but we got seats upstairs right away. Was Musashi Sushi the best sushi we ate in Japan? No, but it's not trying to be high... More

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