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) #242 of 11,746 Restaurants in Kyoto €€ - €€€ Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
528-6 Giommachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0074, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-525-0155
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“udon” (10 reviews)
“curry” (5 reviews)
“veggie food” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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528-6 Giommachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0074, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Very happy we found this restaurant, hardly anywhere in Japan has advertised vegetarian options so it was great to have a whole separate menu. I had udon which was delicious, as did my boyfriend who also enjoyed it very much. Reasonably priced too. Great find!

Thank Wilaur234
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I was looking for a place to eat vegetarian udon. The minute I stumbled upon their facade, I was lured to try it out because it had a welcome sign for vegetarians. It was honestly tasty and the staff included a lady from Finland who...More

Thank MommyMaricel
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Stopped in a busy area (Gion) for lunch - amongst a long walk. This restaurant specializes in Udon - and curry Udon. I selected the Udon tempura (no curry) - and was't disappointed. A green tea, and glass of water provided free - plus a...More

Thank wwwt56
Reviewed 8 December 2016

came here about 2pm on a weekday afternoon, service can feel a little cold but I generally think that's more to do with the language barrier than anything else, I speak a minimal amount of Japanese and once I'd spoken a small amount staff opened...More

1  Thank lar372
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We came here for lunch and had to wait a really long time (perhaps it was due to the touristic season?) before we were seated. The service was impeccable and we didn't wait long to get our orders. We initially came here because it offers...More

1  Thank SarahBoule
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent udon place specializing in a curry udon. Not overpowering but subtlety rich and yummy. We got one chicken tempura and one pork curry udon. Both were great, but the curry was better. English menu and not a huge number of options, which I liked...More

1  Thank Mike R
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We were tired after walking for hours in gion and several shrines and looked for nice place to rest. We found this cheap great place that offers delicious udon. The Curry is especially very good

1  Thank Yair S
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We came here as a fairly large group and everyone enjoyed their meal. We had a range of dietary restrictions (vegetarian, vegan, fish allergy) plus people without any and all were easily accommodated. The food is very reasonably priced and the curry is very tasty....More

1  Thank PrinterBird
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here for some quick lunch. To my surprise one of the waitresses spoke good English and the menus were also in English. This meant that I was able to order a ramen like katsu curry dish that was completely vegetarian. I'm not vegetarian...More

1  Thank emily2385
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We just wish we could try it again ((o; my boyfriend had one with stewed pork and i had one with chicken, but his choice was much better - the mest was soooo tender. Try it with egg. The MUST ((;

1  Thank gomisvk
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 528-6 Giommachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0074, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Gion
  • Neighbourhood: Gion
  • Phone Number: +81 75-525-0155
  • E-mail
Established 1969.We sell Kyto-style japanese curry Udon taken pains to develop from a long-established store. Our soup is made from Japanese-style ‘dashi’ (soup stock), The soup is really healthy which is eaten everyday by Japanese. It is made from non-animal originated ingredients.
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