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Mishimatei

#128 of 11,861 Restaurants in Kyoto}
€€€€Japanese, Asian
405 Sakuranocho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8035, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-221-0003
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“sukiyaki” (32 reviews)
“beef” (21 reviews)
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405 Sakuranocho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8035, Kyoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Kyoto is known for their hospitality and service, however this restaurant defies it. First, good luck getting a reservation if you are not Japanese. They make it abundantly clear that if you are not Japanese, you must be accompanied by a Japanese to dine at...More

Thank Jenn B
Reviewed 25 June 2017

i've been there 15 yrs ago when we visited Kyoto. And try to book again for the family (2 Adults and 2 kids aged 8) thru the hotel. The hotel came back said the restaurant 100% cancellation feel will be required from 3 days before....More

4  Thank laikuenjessiec
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went here and somehow they recommended the boiled version meal for 2. Very expensive and not great in flavor. Meat was good but very small amount and could be better. Seen other reviews with fry pan style which seems like it would be way better.

2  Thank Joe7670
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Not much English spoken here but it didn't matter the menu is all pictures. Decide how much you want to spend and point to the amount and next thing you know it's in front of you! Cold beer, great service and friendly too! If I...More

Thank rod g
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

After long haul flight and train ride, we decided to have our first taste of Kyoto at Mishimatei. Located across the street next to our hotel ( Royal Park Hotel), Mishimatei is one of the best food choices in this neighbourhood(Karawamachi Sanjo) . Firstly, the...More

Thank VOONKY
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A little worn around the edges, but still the best place to experience traditional sukiyaki done right. A bit of unpretentious food theatre -- wave after wave of quality beef done right, cooked fresh before you. You'll carry the scents and memories home, and long...More

1  Thank alfpoetic
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The restaurant looks expensive according to the menu and price at the entrance but their meat shop section is great and affordable. The best beef we ate in Japan, although there is less fat than Kobe beef which is excellent for health conscious persons. We...More

1  Thank gehararigo
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This was our first trip to Kyoto, after reading reviews from Tabelog ( Food Reviews among Japanese).I decided to book our Thanksgiving dinner at this restaurant. It can be tricky to get reservations at this place as many reviewers mentioned Enough said, the meats are...More

4  Thank TongtongCa
Reviewed 6 December 2016

if you want to experience very good sukiyaki, you've come to the right place. The service is good and there is a certain protocol to follow. Lunch is more affordable compared to dinner.

Thank Deepblue_Scuba
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Mishima-tei serves the best sukiyaki there is. It has perfected it over the last 143 years. You can find beef, vegetables, and fruit (for dessert) of similar quality at upscale supermarkets and in department stores in Japan for a home party at less than half...More

1  Thank Huckleberry_Finn_808
Nearby
Shinkyogoku Shopping District
Those who delight in shopping and cuisine will find
themselves at home in Shinkyogoku. Lauded and visited
by locals for its Nishiki Market, where baskets of
fragrant spices, dried fish, and just-fried foods are
piled high along the snaking streets of its enclosed
outdoor shopping spaces, Shinkyogoku is not only a hub
for fresh fare, but also for fast fashion fixes.
Trends-in-the-making can be spotted in the tall
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 Sakuranocho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8035, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shinkyogoku Shopping District
  • Neighbourhood: Shinkyogoku Shopping District
  • Phone Number: +81 75-221-0003
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