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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Khanty was easily one of the best meals we had on our trip to Japan! It's obvious that the owner, Jono, has a passion for his food and customers...he came out to our table with each serving; explained the dish and its ingredients. Everything is...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank randy_mullock
Khanty R, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thanks for your great review. Definitely not for everyone! So happy you enjoyed it. Nothing makes me happier than being able to surprise and satisfy travelers. Regards

Reviewed May 11, 2018

Interesting blend of Laotian and Italian cuisine with a small-plate style menu. Everything we tasted was delicious (we probably had three-quarters of the menu). We found the restaurant through a travel guide recommendation and were very pleased. It is away from the tourist sites and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Khanty R, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. I'm glad I can accomodate an experience as you described. Cheers

Reviewed May 5, 2018

We read about Khanty in the monthly tourist magazine, and it was close to where we are staying, so decided to visit. Really glad we did. I would describe what we ate as Laotian-International-Japanese fusion with the best of all. We really liked the extra...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Khanty R, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

So happy you stopped in. It was Wonderful meeting you both. Hope you had a great visit and I really hope to see you again!

Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

One of the best restaurants we had on our trip to Japan. The atmosphere was calm and warm the food was creative and very tasty! Jono our host succeeded to offer us a magical evening. We’ll be back on our next trip to Kyoto!

Date of visit: April 2018
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Khanty R, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you for visit! So happy you enjoyed everything I. Looking to your next trip!

Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We first hesitated to go to a non-Japanese restaurant - and were very glad we went! Absolutely delicious food with some Japanese taste influence, beautiful stylish place, very pleasant light, lovely owner. The place must also be great for cocktails; dinner is, in any case,...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Jono K, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2018

So glad you both took a chance on us! Thank you for your review, it really means a lot to us that we are providing excellent service that satisfies our customers. We are always appreciative of good customers who enjoy quality food:) Hope to see...More

Reviewed April 15, 2018

Dinner here was a great start to our stay in Kyoto. The food is an interesting mix of Laotian and Italian that somehow works perfectly. It is a good place to visit to get a taste of something different but still delicious in Japan. The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Khanty R, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Hi Rachel, Thank you so much for dinning with us. Always nice to hear the impact we make on our guests. Hope to see you again and good luck with your future endeavours! Jono

Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

The cosy atmosphere was just perfect to for our anniversary and the food, cocktails and wine were all excellent. The best food in Japan. Different and infused with flavours from Laos. The couple are delightful hosts and it’s very special when the chef comes and...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Khanty R, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you so much for choosing us for such a special occasion ! I was honored to serve you and satisfy your dinning experience. Looking forward to your return! Jono

Reviewed October 1, 2017

A very relaxing atmosphere perfect for after work drinks to dates. All ingredients are from local shops and made from scratch. If you like exotic spices and want to challenge your palette then this is the place! Run by a couple, this is the type...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Khanty R, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thanks so much for the review. We do pride ourselves in bringing the best to the table! We look forward to your next visit! Jono

Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Khanty was by far the best meal I've eaten in Kyoto, and Japan for that matter! The owners are very kind and welcoming and the atmosphere was relaxing. We had salami with fennel seeds, braised pork from the butcher down the street with a fig...More

Date of visit: November 2016
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Jono K, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2016

Hello Mary C, We are so glad you stopped by and enjoyed everything. We really appreciate you taking the time to write an awesome review for us. Hope we see you again on your next trip around to Kyoto! Jono Chef

Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Wow wow wow !!! amazing Asian/Thai/Italian fusion restaurant run by Japanese/Canadian Chief Jono and his lovely Japanese wife Maki. We ate family style and had one if everything. Loved the care a passion he puts into the food. A must visit when your in Kyoto....More

Date of visit: November 2016
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Jono K, Owner at Khanty, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2016

Hey Jeff, Thanks for choosing us and we are so glad you came to visit. Always nice seeing a fellow Canadian! Just an FYI, I am half Laotian and so is the cuisine!! We are really happy you enjoyed everything and it was great meeting...More

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