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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful restraint right next to the river. There are huge windows on the river side with an excellent view. The food is excellent, especially the curry. The staff spoke excellent English and there is an English menu. We enjoyed this place so...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank memsurs
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Ticks all the boxes: great food, reasonably priced, friendly staff (most spoke excellent English but they also have an English menu), nice decor and a relaxing view of the river, where we had the pleasure of watching a few Egrets (small, Crane-type looking birds) fishing...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

Discovered this place as we cycled along the riverside. Just a really cool place to enjoy a drink or some delicious food. They also got a lot of great design Items you can see or buy.😊 Relaxing place, welcoming service, modern interior, and perfect music....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Olav M
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Coffe and tea was delicious. Relaxing atmosphere and a great view overlooking the canal. Would definitely come here again.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Hairet
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Visited on our first evening in Kyoto after a day of train travel. Found a fantastically relaxed atmosphere, fab food and great cocktails too! Great for vegetarians - the taco rice was delicious. And special mention for the chocolate and ginger scones! There’s also beautiful...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank joh166
Reviewed November 11, 2017

We stumbled onto efish on a weekday. It has a lovely view of the river and fantastic coffee (milky lattes). Breakfast is great too, not the cheapest in the area, but worth it.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Efish was recommended by a local to us, as being a great place to eat with a very enjoyable view. Albeit somewhat pricey, the quantity of food, for Japanese cafe standards, was great and the view along the river is indeed amazing. Staff speaks a...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Alex07V
Reviewed August 8, 2017

This cafe is unique in terms of their food variety and location. You can enjoy your lunch or coffee while admiring the beautiful view of Kamogawa. The price is very reasonable for the portion that they serve and I would definitely visit again in the...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank AntonioRyan
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

We came here following a Rough Guide recommendation. Despite what the book says it's not that close to Kyoto station especially in the 25C+ heat! It overlooks the river which isn't the best river view in the world but is nice nevertheless. Having eaten Japanese...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank PeteB138
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

This place was fantastic. Veering on the expensive side, but their food is *good.* I had a seasonal mint chai that was to die for, and the soup of the day that was pumpkin (kabocha) - one of my favorite soups, and they did a...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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