We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Healthy
Non-smoking restaurants, Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
Reviews (1,049)
Filter reviews
547 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews conveyor belt sushi fresh sushi salmon green tea quick bite chefs wasabi yen japan fresher
Selected filters
Updating list...
Reviewed March 21, 2020

Very close to Gion. You can enjoy great sushis, sashimis... The price is very reasonable. It's quite packed, so you may have to wait in line to be seated, but it's worth. The staff is very friendly and efficient.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed February 11, 2020 via mobile

Not so good for my opinion, only the green tea is good Maybe it is better to pay a little bit more and get better food

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 19, 2020

As this is a popular restaurant, be prepared to wait a bit to get in. The sushi here is modest but high quality. Several different types of tuna sushi and other goodies were on the conveyor belt at most times.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed January 14, 2020 via mobile

For the convenience and price, you can’t go wrong. For a group of six on a Monday night. Didn’t have to wait. Strait in, friendly staff. Communication was good.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 11, 2020 via mobile

I ate twice here on my recent trip and a couple of times before in previous visits. It never disappoints. Fantastic conveyor belt sushi for a great place. They do all the stuff you'd expect and if you don't see what you like whizzing around...then just ask. Don't be afraid if it's queueing out the door when you arrive, you won't have to wait long!More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed December 21, 2019

After many meals that featured soba, okonomayaki, tempura, katsu ..... we were primed in our heart & soul for sushi. Musashi was on our hit-list especially cos it was conveniently located across from our hotel in Kyoto Central Station. We didn't have problems getting a...spot @ the sushi conveyor and we indulged ourselves in the higher priced options like fatty blue fin tuna belly, salmon, unagi, snow crab ..... local shell-fish, fatty flounder etc .... there was variety at our disposal and we did not hold back. 4 of us cost us 8,400 yen. We weren't disappointed, and we will recommend Musashi to our family & friends. We will definitely re-visit on our next journey.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 19, 2019

My husband isn't really a sushi eater, but I managed to persuade him to go in here - and we both came out very happy and very full! With seating and conveyor belts on two floors, we didn't wait at all to be seated even...though it was lunchtime. The sushi comes in three price bands, on colour coded plates, so you know exactly what to expect when the bill arrives. Explanations are in English by each plate, so you also know what you are eating! We both loved the variety - my husband was able to have sushi clearly aimed at the western tourist customer (no raw fish in sight on his plate) whereas I was able to try more adventurous, and authentic, types. We loved everything we had! It was also fun to watch the chefs preparing the sushi in front of us and then putting it straight onto the conveyor - can't get fresher than that.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed December 10, 2019

Cheap priced sushi at a very convenient location. The taste was average though after waiting for 30min to get in.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 7, 2019 via mobile

A very popular conveyer sushi restaurant among both local people and tourist as well. What make this restaurant quiet popular is it's friendly price, fresh raw material, extensive kind of sushi, above all they put english explanation on each plate on the conveyer so you...know what it is.That is cool for those who can not speak english nor those who are not familiar with Japanese food. They categorized type of sushi and price by color of plat starting from ¥146, 364 and 463 (+tax). ¥146 such as cucumber roll, inari sushi, mostly different kinds of roll, for ¥463 it is mainly Otoro sushi, the rest is ¥364. Only misogyny soup and sushi in the restaurant, no Sashimi. I guess if you come at lunch or dinner peak hour you would have to wait for the seat for quiet sometime because my wife and I were there around 2 p.m. and there were still full customer but we did not have to wait. Good location in the shopping area.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed December 4, 2019 via mobile

Musashi is located at JR Kyoto station on the 1st floor. Sushi are great with varieties and reasonable price. However, if you are not wasabi eater, be aware since their sushi will put wasabi inside the sushi.

Date of visit: December 2019
View more reviews
Best 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
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Arietta Hotel Kyoto
1 review
.02 miles away
The Royal Park Hotel Kyoto Sanjo
1,830 reviews
.04 miles away
Hotel Gran MS Kyoto
737 reviews
.05 miles away
Hotel Alpha Kyoto
92 reviews
.06 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Ramen KAIRIKIYA Kawaramachi Sanjo
142 reviews
.03 miles away
Bar LiquorMuseum Kawaramachi
39 reviews
.04 miles away
Kissa Ashijima
14 reviews
.04 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Kyoto Restaurant Information Center by Gurunavi
7 reviews
.04 miles away
Kyoto Kawaramachi Sanjo Tourist Information Center
5 reviews
.02 miles away
Goto Shojiro Gukyo Trace Memorial Gallery
5 reviews
.08 miles away
Sanjo Meiten-gai
14 reviews
.07 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
June 12, 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from patakunkun | Reviewed this property |
HI. I called the restaurant for you and they DO NOT serve sashimi. He was quite apologetic. Sorry. A nearby place on Sanjo that serves sashimi as well as sushi is Ganko Sushi. I just called them to confirm that they do. A... More
April 6, 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Dee8Dee | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. They have Yuba sushi means tofu skin sushi which is really yummy!!! Must try
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Musashi Sushi

  • Yes, Musashi Sushi offers takeout services.

  • Yes, Musashi Sushi offers delivery services.

  • Musashi Sushi is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4