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TAIGU

#766 of 12,888 Restaurants in Kyoto
$$ - $$$,
498 Kamikorikicho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-0923, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-213-0214
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“craft beer” (12 reviews)
“on tap” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
498 Kamikorikicho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-0923, Kyoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Tadg’s is small, with large shared tables, and an outdoor patio as well. we had good beers including the Kyoto ichijoji ginger beer/ herb ale and the we shared a tasty caprese salad and a generous Caesar salad that included bacon. Husband had a small...More

Thank travellerfromatown
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

This place is a bit difficult to describe as on some level it’s misusing the term gastro-pub. Yes, there are food and good drinks, but only for the beers it really applies to the name. The food is ok, but lacks the true quality to...More

Thank Pierre J
Reviewed October 29, 2017

Yes, the beer is overpriced but unfortunately that's just kind of how it is for craft beer in Japan at the moment. 900 yen for a fairly small glass and about 1200 for a 'pint'. They've had fairly good tap selections the times I've been...More

Thank drsOsaka_Japan
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

Service, food... I can not compliment anything bar location and atmosphere. Service was elusive and required us calling for it as it was not offered. My husband enjoyed the beer but unable to drink beer I was faced with a wine list better avoided than...More

Thank SaggyM
Reviewed April 28, 2017

beer and cake in an attractive location by the stream at cherry blossom time. what more can I ask for.

Thank shoemaker_10
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Good beer on tap and a variety of food make this a great stop in the neighborhood. A decent amount of beers on tap keep it festive. We had sausages and calamari and both were great. The waiter had a lovely British accent and was...More

Thank JutWags7
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

This is a re-write of my previous review in response to the owners comment that my review was unhelpful and unfair. I re-read the first review and their comments were fair in retrospect as it was too brief and lacked some detail. So, hopefully this...More

Thank John P
tadg m, Chef at TAIGU, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

Dear John, thank you for your most honest detailed and helpful review, whilst we try at all times to give our customers a good experience some times we miss. yes we sometimes are at the mercy of inexpeirenced staff and there seems to be a...More

Reviewed January 25, 2017

When I went there they had ten Japanese craft beers on tap, including Bairds, Isekadoya, North Island and Kyoto Brewing. They had some pretty unusual/rare ones including a brand new IPL. The prices were in line with expectations (1200 for a US pint) and the...More

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed January 1, 2017

I've never written a bad review before, but I booked our Christmas dinner here because of an article raving about it and I would hate someone else to make the same mistake. We came especially for the special traditional Christmas meal that was advertised and...More

1  Thank magdalene_aus
Reviewed December 30, 2016

We had a great meal here! Wonderful Fish & Chips with a salad on the side, GREAT dometic Japanese craft beer in a really nice ambience!

Thank Tom F
Nearby
City Center
No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its
blended nature as the City Center. By day, the covered
shopping arcades along Kawaramachi and Shijo Street
bring deal hunters and fashionistas out in droves to
peruse the clothing, accessories, gifts, and home
goods offerings. When it grows dark, the City Center
is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
clubs. A trendy culinary scene and an abundance of
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 498 Kamikorikicho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-0923, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > City Center
  • Neighborhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +81 75-213-0214
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