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#220 of 3,787 Japanese in Kyoto
#308 of 8,079 Restaurants in Kyoto
Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


Japanese, Barbecue, Grill
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed January 15, 2020

We had a chance to visit this place while we were in Kyoto and it was one of the best meals we had while in Japan. Everything about this place was classy and they really spaced the meal out so we could enjoy our night...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed November 1, 2019 via mobile

Disappointingly poor steakhouse in Kyoto with a variety of interesting beef cuts. Didn’t fancy the intestines or the third stomach offerings and as their was no fillet steak left , we settled for the A 4 sirloin. Take our advice and look around before you...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 19, 2019 via mobile

One of the best grilled beef i had in japan. Prife was ok .highly reccomend the yukke . Melt in ur mouth

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 13, 2019

Greta steak, excellent service and great views along the river! Ordered the standard menu for 2 and really enjoyed the whole experience.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed August 28, 2019

Variety of beef (Wagyu) to choose from and grill by yourself. Very clean, pleasant atmosphere and attentive service. It is probably bet to make reervation although we walked in without any problems.Great location. Cuts very well prepared, salads fresh and tasty,

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed May 21, 2018

If delicious Japanese Wagyu beef is your thing and you fancy the idea of grilling it yourself over a charcoal fire, then you’ll definitely enjoy Hiro Gion Yamana-an. After conducting a decent amount of research regarding where to dine on grilled beef in the Gion...More

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

This was a great dining experience in the heart of Gion. We had a private room booked by our hotel. We cooked a variety of meat and it was all outstanding and very tasty. The highlight was a Japanese beef dish that was not on...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed May 2, 2018

We were recommended this restaurant from friends who had previously visited Kyoto and it did not disappoint! Great food and great service - bets beef we had in Japan!

Date of visit: March 2018
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant carries out on its set menu perfect combination of beef. The meats are so fresh and tender. Together with delicious sauce, it gives the meat lover great blend of everything. It is really worth for the value Love Kyoto

Date of visit: March 2018
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Everything about this place is magic. I was making my 3rd trip to Japan and by coincidence, some friends from Australia were going to be in Kyoto at the same time, so we decided to go somewhere special together. Hiro was amazing. The restaurant is...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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Dear limtfang, Thank you for your e-mail. Please reserve directly our store at phone. Gion Yamana-an 京の焼肉処 弘 祇園山名庵 Phone Number: 075-561-1717 (+81-75-561-1717) Probably, during from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., your call... More
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