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Sobanomi Yoshimura

Matsuyacho, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8105, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-353-0114
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“soba noodles” (40 reviews)
“ice cream” (25 reviews)
“sashimi” (14 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Matsuyacho, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8105, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was flavorful and service was friendly and efficient but portions seemed small. Meal was enjoyable but expensive by the time we ordered additional food.

Thank Traveller376
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a little gem in the middle of town. Staff is extremely nice, fast service and the food is delicious.

Thank Ricky J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found this online after my husband said he wanted to try a soba noodle place. I am so glad I did. They had seating. Good beer and great noodles. They even put together a vegetarian option for me. It was fantastic.

Thank TheBagger
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Ordered a set menu with soba noodles and tempura on rice. Also, had Japanese omelette too. Found the food very good, the atmosphere great and the staff friendly. Being able to watch staff making the food both as you come in and as you eat...More

Thank Nomads_Brother
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful find. Sobanomi Yoshimura was recommended to us by an Australian couple we met on a tour. Well fabulous recommendation indeed. You can watch the soba noodle chefs ground the buckwheat flour, make the dough, roll and slice, fabulous! Tempura prawns and vegetables...More

Thank MaddieH3663
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This was a lovely casual restaurant with delicious cold gluten free soba and duck broth. I absolutely loved my dinner. After so many nights of Kaiseki, a wonderful and different way to experience Japanese cuisines. Service was very helpful.

Thank Pv2017
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Try it as recommended by TripAdvisor. GREAT!!! Hand-made soba. Texture of soba is great. Soup is great. Ambience is great.

Thank TeeNianHowe
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Great looking at the noodles being made while waiting for a table. Great selection of food we all picked the set lunch and although not fans of soba (hot or cold) very well done, attentive staff and enjoyable.

Thank 66JJ
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We had soba on a Saturday for lunch. The venue was full mainly of locals. The soba was very different to what I have ever had - very firm and with a lot of bite. The set menus are large and probably the best option...More

Thank Vegemitelover
Reviewed March 25, 2018

On on our first night in Kyoto, we decided to try something local and authentic and opted for Sobanomi Yoshimura, which was just a few doors away from our hotel. it's a small m quaint restaurant with an authentic feel. It has wooden interiors and...More

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Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matsuyacho, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8105, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighborhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-353-0114
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