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Ask A Giraffe

Karasuma-dori-Aneyakoji | Nakagyō-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-257-8028
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Mar 24, 2014
“Not a Single Giraffe”
Jun 15, 2013
“So-so”
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Karasuma-dori-Aneyakoji | Nakagyō-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed March 24, 2014

i was wandering the streets of Kyoto, once again hungover, and realised that I desperately needed a warm, non alcoholic drink. The deceptively named, "Ask A Giraffe" was spruiking all sorts of things from it's English chalkboards. Firstly, not a single goddamn giraffe in there,...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2013

BEWARE!!! Tripadvisor and its app have this restaurant mapped in the wrong place!!! Google maps has the correct location! Its actually just off Karasuma and Oike. We went here based on our Fodor's book recommendation. Not sure why it says "expats" go there. No english...More

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Nearby
Gion
Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
...More
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karasuma-dori-Aneyakoji | Nakagyō-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Gion
  • Neighborhood: Gion
  • Phone Number: +81 75-257-8028
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