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Katsukura, Kyoto Station Bldg The Cube

#21 of 12,998 Restaurants in Kyoto}
€€ - €€€Japanese, Asian
901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | TheCUBE 11F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-365-8666
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tonkatsu” (110 reviews)
“tenderloin” (31 reviews)
“barley wine” (31 reviews)
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901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | TheCUBE 11F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended for us for the best Kyoto style pork cutlets in the whole town. We wouldn't be looking for the best food from the top floor of the huge mall, but the cutlets were ecellent! Very nice and tidy restaurant. Service was...More

1  Thank Eero-Pekka U
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The pork is soft and tender enough. But it taste very normal can not say that it is delicious. The sauce which make it feel luxury by grinding your own sesame seed has a very simple taste. Services are good. Compare to the price, it...More

Thank patarapong
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

When I arrived kyoto station, first thing I would like to eat is Katsukura, it's the fried pork with sesame soy bean sauce on side and you can mix your own sauce, it's tasty!

Thank Jamie Y
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We went to a couple of restaurants that served this type of food and this one was the best. Start off by grinding your sesame seeds and then mixing your sauce. The pork is very good. Definitely, recommend especially if you're in the area.

Thank TravelAddict617
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The tonkatsu was delicious. Tender and crisp. The highlight though is making your own sauce by grinding your sesame seeds and then adding the different sauces. The staff were very helpful and friendly and happy to explain how to make the sauce. A fun and...More

Thank Davies72
Reviewed 30 June 2017

No wait, that was already a big plus. Because when I am hangry, I am very hangry. The food came fast and the different sauces worked really well with the battered shrimp, barley rice, and cabbage. Paired with a good Suntory brew, this was a...More

Thank HelmutsCulinaryPorn
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for this kind of Japanese food, you are going to the right place. If you order the main plate you have rice and miso soup as side dishes included. Food tasty and well executed. Nice place and kind staff. Middle price

1  Thank J_ingzgza
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The place can be confusing if you are not familiar with the layout of the 2 malls. Food was very good, enjoyed every bite of the meat. Staff were helpful.

Thank FXH27
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Delicious tonkotsu. They also have English menu and good at explaining the sauce. The Sirloin prime tonkotsu is recommended and it was very juicy.

Thank nayanayanaya
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

we wanted to eat this after reading the reviews here. finally found the place and we ordered a normal pork loin and a premium pork loin. Although i ordered 120g n my wife's 80g, we thought both looked the same. lol. both pork loin were...More

Thank beargoh
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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26 November 2017|
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Response from Vivien2223 | Reviewed this property |
Best google it to find out. But being a very busy cosmopolitan station I would at a guess say it would be open.
Yi-Chang C
9 October 2017|
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Response from Vivien2223 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can do both. It's a fabulous restaurant. Nice place just to chill and enjoy the wonderful food.
Prima S
15 November 2016|
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Response from FeHT | Reviewed this property |
They definitely don't take reservations. I recommend that you go there early - the you will have no waiting problems.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | TheCUBE 11F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-365-8666
We serve Fried pork cutlet,as a healthy dish, using carefully selected ingredients. Set menu includes all-you-can-eat"sliced cabbage, miso soup, rice, and pickles".
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