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Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi

103-2 Hashimotocho, Shimogyo-ku | B1f, Nakagyo, Kyoto 600-8011, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-708-2037
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (321 reviews)
“tuna” (37 reviews)
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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103-2 Hashimotocho, Shimogyo-ku | B1f, Nakagyo, Kyoto 600-8011, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had such an amazing meal at this restaurant. Fresh sushi and super fast service. Can’t recommend enough for all ages!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank thetravelsofSilky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great dinner. The tuna sashimi and all the dishes we ordered were great!!!. The staff was very friendly. It was not expensive. We will come back!!Z,

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Deaguijo
Pioneer809989, 広報担当マネージャー at Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to comment! We are happy to hear that you had a good experience with us. Please come visit us again soon!

Reviewed December 12, 2018

a great choice, you can pick them off the moving table or choose one of the courses with soup, chawan mushi or tempura. The sushis are freshly made and delicious.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mcshugakuin
Pioneer809989, マネージャー at Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to comment! We are happy to hear that you had a good experience with us. Please come visit us again soon!

Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

The best go round sushi that we had in Kyoto. Everything is freshly made! You have to wait in line most of the times to get in.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank B7538MWlisab
Pioneer809989, マネージャー at Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Bedankt dat je de tijd hebt genomen om te reageren! We zijn blij om te horen dat je een goede...More

Reviewed November 21, 2018

We make a point of eating here every time we are in Kyoto. You can sit at the counter and pick off the moving belt, or eat at a table and order with the iPad. Sushi is exceptional. Menu is in English with pictures of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FoodCritic89
Pioneer809989, マネージャー at Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

I spent a week travelling around Japan and this was definitely a foodie highlight. Make sure you order from the menu and don’t take the dishes from the sushi train, which are less fresh. The yellow tail sushi was amazing. Nice and fatty, good firm...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Pioneer809989, マネージャー at Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

We come here regularly and we’ve never been disappointed. Super fresh. Kind staff. Changing seasonal menu. Also get to see experts filleting the fish from scratch,

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EmilyEseiler
Pioneer809989, マネージャー at Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Centrally located in Kyoto this sushi restaurant is one of the best diners for å medium price. They have a conveyor belt and also normal seating, the place isn't so too big which means you should reserve a table. They throw away sushi that has...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Pioneer809989, マネージャー at Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Waiting time an hour from the door, sushi was poor and of limited choice, no rainbow/california roll or even takkamaki on menu, we asked and were told only what is on menu. Sushi generally dry and falling apart and tasteless. Place lives on the cycle...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fluff34567
Pioneer809989, マネージャー at Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to comment! It's a pity that you couldn't have a good experience at our restaurant. We'll do our best to make all the guests to have the best memories here. Please come visit us again soon!

Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Running sushi in Gion Good variety but nothing special Fatty tuna was really good Salmon was great as well

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JohnnysGoodLifeTips
Pioneer809989, マネージャー at Kaiten Sushi CHOJIRO Shijyokiyamachi, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to comment! We'll do our best to make all the guests to have the best memories here. Please come visit us again soon!

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The restaurant is small, so you would occupy the whole dining area...maybe not the place for such a group
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$14 - $27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103-2 Hashimotocho, Shimogyo-ku | B1f, Nakagyo, Kyoto 600-8011, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto  >  Nakagyo>  > Pontocho
  • Neighborhood: Pontocho
  • Phone Number: +81 75-708-2037
Description
“Seasonal” foodstuffs created by Japan’s four seasons. CHOJIRO that values the delicate taste of seasonal foodstuffs and offers you sushi that the chef devotedly shapes one piece after another. Our shop, which delicately balances a casual atmosphere only possible in a conveyor-belt sushi with our sushi chef’s commitment to quality, is filled with the excited voices of children and their parents. The sushi chef stocks extraordinarily fresh fish and shellfish and displays his skills day after day. We offer a wide selection of your favorite sushi, tuna skewers that grilled right in our shop, and piping hot tempura, with Japanese rice wine. Please enjoy picking out the dishes you want to savor during your visit to CHOJIRO.
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