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Aux Bacchanales

#1,072 of 12,167 Restaurants in Kyoto
€€ - €€€French, Japanese
620 Karasuma, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8175, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-371-0033
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good66%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
13 Apr 2018
“Just like Paris in Kyoto”
5 Oct 2014
“Good Bistro Fare”
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French, Japanese
€€ - €€€
620 Karasuma, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8175, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I am not sure if the Japanese love French culture so much that they are able to imitate the cuisine but certainly this restaurant was close to Parisian perfection. After 3 weeks of excellent Japanese dining, we were ready for a change. And this place...More

Thank Yellingdog25
Reviewed 5 October 2014

We decided to have some European food for a change after a week of Japanese cuisines of various types. On a quiet Sunday night we wandered up to this chain bistro for our supper, located near the Karasuma Subway Station. Welcomed by very friendly staff...More

Thank kcnz
Reviewed 17 August 2014

My colleague and I were drawn in by so many people claiming this was authentic French cuisine. Maybe only in name. The atmosphere is charming, but that's about it. I ordered a glass of Cotes du Nuits Burgundy wine, only to find that it was...More

Thank R J
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant, once we found it! A word to the wise, it is located inside a building called Cocon Karasuma. Once inside, we were in an authentic French brasserie. Salads were delicious, steak frites tasty, and fish was fresh. Service was very...More

Thank Mandajay
Reviewed 28 April 2014

An excellent casual French bistro, and fairly reasonably priced for Kyoto. It had all the atmosphere of a French restaurant, the staff is friendly and multilingual and the food authentic French, we had the steak frites and we were pleasantly surprised that it was really...More

Thank Ms_R33480
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 Karasuma, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8175, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-371-0033
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