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MOS BURGER

#327 of 11,668 Restaurants in Kyoto
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Katagiharatsukuda, Nishikyoku, Kyoto 615-8186, Kyoto Prefecture
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+81 75-382-1231
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Canberra, Australia
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600 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Would much prefer to try the local hamburger fast food chain instead of the American conglomerate. Average burger and fries, tasty enough, nothing special, and much smaller than others. Glad I tried here at least once during my visit to Japan.

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Thank Randall K
El Paso, Texas
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156 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

There are plenty of branches around town. If you see one, go for it. Ask for the English menu. Besides the usual hamburgers, try the rice burgers. Rice patties in place of the wheat bun. The one with beef is very tasty. In our opinion, better than the hamburgers. We felt there was nothing special about the fries and onion... More 

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Thank Michelle2012
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The burgers are on the small side, but they make up for it with they fluffy bread and gooey Japanese melting cheese. We just tried the cheeseburgers, but everything else looks good too! Small but mighty!

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Thank Sydney H
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Tasted much better than a Big Mac or a Quarter Pounder, I just wish I had tried a Shrimp burger instead of what I had...still not sure because it was all in Japanese but was still delicious regardless! Loved the bathroom where the toilet seat lifts up automatically, a cool feature!

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Thank Mattw2012
Hanover, NH
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61 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Hot fries, crispy crusted shrimp burger. Can it get better? Beef for the more traditional eaters, too. Fast, table-delivery and the most pristine bathroom in a fast food eatery ever!

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Thank glissade2
Spokane, Washington
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212 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

Heard about this burger franchise that was started by a Japanese man years ago. Wandered into the Kyoto branch that is across the street from a university. Lots of students eating and studying. Burgers are smaller than American ones, but in my opinion, just the right size. I had a cheeseburger that had an interesting sauce on it. My husband... More 

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Thank Alverda3
Makati, Philippines
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75 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

This is their version of McDonald's. This has a Japanese flavor on it that's pretty tasty. We had a bit of time trying to look for this place near the Kyoto Station. There is one right outside the Toji Station. This is a pretty good local fare to try when in Japan. I tried the teriyaki burger and I thought... More 

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Thank Faith C
Statesboro, Georgia
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

The cheese Mos burger is yummy and so is the shrimp patty burger. Located near the Imperial Palace and a university, the place was busy not crowded. Convenient for us when touring Kyoto.

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Thank Jackie H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

Wasn't expecting much but was rather tasty . Obviously not your true japan experience but if your feeling lazy and fancy fast good food yeah why not

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Thank Scott W
Long Island, New York
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344 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

This is a famous chain in Japan that our local guides swore was home of the best burger. My family was craving Western food so our guide brought us. We tried several burgers including the Teriyaki version, the standard burger, and the one with "higher quality meat." Not really a burger...more like a salisbury steak with a weird aftertaste. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Katagiharatsukuda, Nishikyoku, Kyoto 615-8186, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-382-1231

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?