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Bento&co

Yaoyacho 117, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8072, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-708-2164
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Finally bought a bento box!

I’m surprised my wife and I were the only people in the store on a Tuesday mid afternoon. The... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2017
Terry_in_Kirkland
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Seattle, Washington
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Great little shop

My partner and I have been looking for some good bento boxes for a while now (living in tiny Norway... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2017
Veslemøy H
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Bento&co is the only bento boxes speciality shop in Japan. We have hundreds of bento boxes made in japan, but we also sell furoshiki, chopsticks and other bento goods. Our staff can speak english and french. We accept credit card.
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Yaoyacho 117, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8072, Kyoto Prefecture
Shinkyogoku Shopping District
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+81 75-708-2164
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Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

I’m surprised my wife and I were the only people in the store on a Tuesday mid afternoon. The selection is amazing and I finally had to buy a bento box. Amazing selection and the staff was great because she didn’t hover and was super...More

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TKyoto, Propriétaire at Bento&co, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2017

Thank you! I hope you had a nice stay in Kyoto. Feel free to contact us if you have any question regarding the bento box you bought.

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Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I have been looking for some good bento boxes for a while now (living in tiny Norway have meant finding them is quite difficult all in all), so finally holidaying in Japan meant that there'd be plenty of opportunities. Finding Bento&CO here...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

This shop was on a side street by the Nishiki Market. There was truly a bento box for everyone! I bought several, the cherry blossom was 1,730 and the Mt Fuji one was 2,370 yen. Highly recommend and fluent English was spoken which always helps!...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Def worth the visit! Could buy the whole shop if I had space in luggage. So many cute and quirky bento boxes 👍🏻

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Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

First of all - the staff is perfectly polyglot (French - English - Japanese) which is always a plus and absolutely charming - second, the great variety of styles, models, colors and accessories such as compartments, cutters, chopsticks amazed me. From traditional bentos to Star...More

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Reviewed March 24, 2016

Bento & Co has an excellent selection of bento boxes, and also accessories such as patty cases, chopsticks and wraps. They do tend towards the more expensive ones, but I think it is still good value. A bento box is a really useful souvenir and...More

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TKyoto, Propriétaire at Bento&co, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2016

Thank you so much for your review! You can also find our products online and yes, we ship to NZ ;-) en.bentoandco.com

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Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

I chose to walk some amazing back streets to get to this equally amazing shop. There is a great selection of bento boxes - many unique ones that I haven't seen even in Tokyo. There are also a wife variety of bento accessories as well....More

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