Just go. Early-ish. You'll be staying late. Be thirsty. Be part of the fun rather than just a voyeur.
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Had a great time here and it would be one of the first places I'd return to next time I visit Kyoto. The bar owner, Jesse, makes everyone feel welcome and has an excellent knowledge of beers and whisky.
The atmosphere was amazing, the bartender, Jesse, made you feel so welcome and the drinks were in abundance! If you’re ever in Kyoto you have to make your way down to Fishbowl. We were recommended by some friends in Tokyo and it was one of...More
We wanted to drink a few cocktail and some japanese whisky. The boss and the employee were very kind, very friendly. When you are in Japan, it's kinda unusual, but it felt great. The drinks are perfect, the selection is huge (everything is not on...More
Would definitely recommend visiting here whoever you are, whether you're a tourist or a local. Jesse, the bar owner is a friendly and down-to-earth guy who will look after you and have you laughing all night. The drinks are wonderful and the recommendations even better!...More
We had delicious cocktails here, it was a nice air-conditioned place to chill out on a hot summers day. The place is very comfortable and has a cool style to it. The bartender is a friendly host, speaking both Japanese and English. I recommend the...More
My boyfriend found out about this cute little bar via TripAdvisor and went there twice. The first night I was sick and stayed in but he had a blast by himself chatting with the bartender/owner Jesse and some Aussie travelers. The next night I went...More
I visited Fishbowl yesterday and enjoyed every moment. I planned to come for one drink but stayed there for most of the night. Jesse the owner is a super friendly, nice and funny fellow. He knows a lot about Kyoto including good night life venues...More