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Les Deux Garcons


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French, European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

Walking along the river on my way to the Botanical Gardens came across Les Deux Garçons. Had a lovely set lunch for 2200 yens. Had been eating Japanese throughout my three-week trip and was not looking for European but happy to have made an exception.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed a lovely, unrushed dinner. We took a stab at the wine, a Bordeaux Duc de Nauves, and it was great. The country pate, chevre and lardon salad, potatoes gratin, and steal au poivre were stellar. I’m not sure what fish I had,...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank vermontmorgans
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Excellent 3 course lunch for 2,200Y, the two owners are friendly and helpful, lovely setting a just off the river - perfect.

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank Greg W
Reviewed November 13, 2016

Charming little French bistro very close to Botanic Gardens. 2200 yen set lunch menu which includes hot fresh French baguette, assortment of about 6 different starters, choice of main dish with 2 sides, desert and coffee. Quality of food was excellent. More than ample serving...More

Date of visit: November 2016
2  Thank chitownsam
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

I stopped here for lunch one afternoon. After explaining that I don't eat pork I was served a three course fixed menu. The waitress was very friendly and super helpful. The starter course was unique to each client, the carrot salad and pumpkin soup were...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank morr671
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

We are an American couple visiting Kyoto for two weeks . Our neighborhood restaurant happened to be Les Deux Garçons in the North end of Kyoto. It was such a nice experience to eat there. The food was very good, quite French , including my...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank rosietom
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Real French food, great atmosphere. Surely the best Bistrot in Kyoto. The chef is French and the restaurant is in a old Japanese house. Cool place for a glass of wine or more. Went few times and had always good time and amazing food. Can...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Chrisinkyoto
Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

I've been here before but first time I came here for lunch today. Les deux garcons has beautiful French style decoration with an old Japanese house. I ordered a 2200yen lunch course. It came with 6 different kinds of starter, main(you can choose from fish...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank 88marilondon
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Our unplanned lunch at Les Deux Garcons proved to be the culinary high point of our stay in Kyoto. We enjoyed the set menu of hors d'oeuvre, salmon hot pot, wagyu beef, dessert and coffee for ¥3700 p.p. The quality of the food was superb...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Magister51
Reviewed January 17, 2016

Excellent bistrot, it seems that we were in France. Have a good selection of wine, give bread and the dishes are great and big, what more could you want. I recommend a glass of wine with pâté de foie gras. Is better make a reservation.

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank Palenru
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