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Gion Koishi

#208 of 12,168 Restaurants in Kyoto
€€ - €€€
286-2 Gionmachikitagawa, Kyoto 605-0073, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-531-0331
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 May 2017
“lovely cafe”
2 Dec 2016
“Best in Gion”
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286-2 Gionmachikitagawa, Kyoto 605-0073, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

whenever you are in the Gion area of Kyoto and need a break to rest your legs as well as grab a quick bite and refreshment - then Gion Koishi is your place.Great value for money too

Thank IndiaRavi
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Hood location, good taste. Handmade sweets - very unique, wonderful, had a good time in Kyoto. Thank you very much, Mikiko san!

Thank nic94092
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We had ice-cream in this place, which sells also various kinds of sweets. Do not expect overly sweet Ben&Jerry's, but matcha ice with bean paste mixed with cake. Very special and delicate taste combinations, worth discovering.

Thank bekendevlaming
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

You simply have to stop by this sweet eatery if you are a fan of shaved ice, kakigori. They simply make the most elegant, tasty and gorgeous kakigori in Kyoto (believe me, we tried many during our trip). They have a very limited kakigori selection...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

We discovered this fabulous store on our honeymoon. The utlra modern and chic hotel, Kanra, where we were staying, had sweets or lozenges from this store at their reception. And my husband and I would always frab a handfull evertime we walked in and out...More

Thank Nisha A
Reviewed 21 August 2014

If you are looking for a great kyoto sweets, you are looking at the right spot. At koishi, you will experience a real kyoto through a series of kyoto sweets featured by kokuto (okinawan brown sugar) and Matcha! But the line gets insanely long and...More

Thank Shunsuke T
Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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  • Address: 286-2 Gionmachikitagawa, Kyoto 605-0073, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Gion
  • Neighbourhood: Gion
  • Phone Number: +81 75-531-0331
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