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#123 of 3,787 Japanese in Kyoto
#163 of 8,079 Restaurants in Kyoto
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews sukiyaki wagyu beef noodles private room kimono clad kansai style grade appetizers ingredients tender set
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Reviewed December 7, 2019 via mobile

Highly recommended. Eating the marbled sukiyaki beef, from Wagyu cows which are massaged and fed with beer, is a treat the Japanese reserve for very special occasions. The restaurant features the traditional sliding screen door room with tatami matted floors. Cooking is at your table...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 22, 2019 via mobile

First lunch in Kyoto. Lots of charm and character. Food was good but we have eaten better elsewhere. Not cheap either.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

Private tatami room for your party; dinner cooked table-side by a kimono-clad server. The meal, ingredients, and experience are definitely worth the price. Go and enjoy.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 24, 2019

Came here for comfort food as we both like the Kansai Sukiyaki best. Intimate room for the two of us with the Sukiyaki cooked in front of us. Great Kyoto experience!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant is within walking distance from Park Royal hotel at Sanjo. Good idea to make a reservation, and need to choose set menu (sukiyaki or Shabu Shabu). Food and beef is cooked for you, and you have both ponzu and sesame goma dip. We...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 9, 2019

Tucked away in a small building behind the hustle and bustle, the entrance was a narrow path near the river. A room which faced the garden, the sound of rustling trees and a trickle of water felt very soothing. Appetizers were cute. The special selection...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 9, 2019

went there for lunch with two friends and ordered the sukiyaki set. the beef was tender and veggies were fresh. portions were also sizeable. we were seated in a room with a view of the garden. the lady that cooked / served our food was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

Service was very slow at first. We were left for 15mins before after a few attempts we got someone's attention to order drinks. The lady who did the cooking at the table was lovely and a stand out. The beef was amazing. Overall it was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

Had a private room by myself and was very well taken care. Though the place was nice and relaxed, the real star was the food. The shabu-shabu with grade A wagyu was sublime, and it is one of my most memorable meals ever!

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

I have visited 3 times for now . Kiyamachi is the main shop! I recommend that you have it here. Service is the best among 3 branch.And Prince and Princess in Japan enjoy sukiyaki at here (you can see the pics and signature of them)...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Response from RonnyG25 | Reviewed this property |
It was quite a long time since I was there. But, I did not book a table and as I recall it there was at least some options regarding the food (in particular regarding the grade of the meat. Hope you will visit and that the... More
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Response from Pilon13007 | Reviewed this property |
nope i don't think you ll find anything but beef here. there is some fish as starters some time, but it's part of a beef menu.
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