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Takinoya

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1-302 Shimizu, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0862, Kyoto Prefecture
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+81 75-561-5117
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Corner of Earth
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed February 28, 2017

I had expected higher prices since it's right inside the extremely crowded temple. And of course, like all tourist places, not much on quality too. Wrong. It was cheap. And good. Had the udon and shared a tub of tofu. Kyoto tofus are famous because it's really good. You can try it here. The outside platform seating is charming but... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed June 4, 2016

This restaurant is a good place to stop for a light meal within Kiyomizudera. The menu is rather limited since it mainly does just tofu and udon. Kyoto is known for its tofu and we wanted to try it so we made the effort to eat at this place when we toured Kiyomizudera. The tofu is very good and price... More 

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Surabaya
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed January 13, 2016

This small restaurant is located on the way down from Kiyomizu Dera. It's perfect to take a rest here after strolling the Temple. Even tough It seems just a small restaurant and the menu are not so many and very simple, but they serve one of the best in taste for their limited menus. Must try the udon with sweet... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed November 7, 2014

The restaurant just sits on the turning corner of valley when going down from mountain of Kiyomizu dera main temple, after walking up hills, praying ang took some photos, then seeing the restaurant in the turning corner before further walking down hill. It has 2 sides of tables, and prefer sitting on the covered rest-on Japanese tatami, putting off shoes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Soups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-302 Shimizu, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0862, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-561-5117

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?