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Review of Musoshin, Gion

Musoshin, Gion
Ranked #9 of 28 Quick Bites in Kyoto
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $9
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Neighborhood: Gion
Description: Our ramen restaurant, "Musoshin" is located at "Gion", the most traditional area in Kyoto city. Near Musoshin, there is a "Kaburen-jo" which is a kind of dance studio and stage for "Maiko"(apprentice geisha). So some Maiko often come to eat ramen to Musoshin. There were many foreign travelers who fell under the spell of the tasty ramen soup of Musoshin, and it became popular for them. If you come to Musoshin to eat our ramen, and if you like it, we will let you know how to make it!! Ramen is one of representative Japanese food. We are really happy if you spread our tasty ramen all over your country. Why don't you try it? We give you a big welcome!!
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly, you order through a vending machine that takes your money and gives you a ticket for the selected item. The waitress then takes 5his to the chef. Good without being great

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Darren S
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Reviewed May 2, 2019 via mobile

Was walking around Gion looking for an off the beaten path Ramen noodle place. Saw this joint and stopped in, was very good had about a 15 min wait but well worth it. The ramen noodle meal was very good at a good price.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank pmancari
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Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

Great spot in Kyoto for ramen. It doesn’t look like much from the outside and you order from a machine as you queue but then as soon as you get a space at the grill they bring your food straight over. The ramen tastes amazing and the roast pork included sliced roast pork and a small amount of braised pork which tastes out of this world! Cheap, quick but not lacking in quality at all- just efficient!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank hollie242018
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Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

The Thai Ramen (No 5) was something special, a little spicy and a good variety from the normal ramen. It was nice. The 2 pieces of chicken in the soup was nice. If you are hungry, go for number 10 which comes with a rice in addition to the noodles : both nice. Only 2 minutes walk to Gion Shijo Station. Buy a ticket at the machine first, then queue to wait for seat.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank globejumper12
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Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

Ramen was below average, very slimy guey soup.. noodles good, chicken was amazing.. but ramen would pass

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dovilej682
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