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Onishi

234 Daikoku-cho, Shichijio-dori Nishiotoin-Nishiiru, Shimoguo-ku, Kyoto 600-0000, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-371-2576
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible31%
4 Feb 2017
“Amazing evening in Kyoto ”
14 Aug 2016
“Great food, great service”
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234 Daikoku-cho, Shichijio-dori Nishiotoin-Nishiiru, Shimoguo-ku, Kyoto 600-0000, Kyoto Prefecture
Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Most amazing food and customer service. Food was worth the wait and the environment was perfect to relax in after a long day of sightseeing. Very friendly staff, will definitely come back.

Thank caityisabelle
Reviewed 14 August 2016

The negative reviews seem to be from people who came when it was too busy to get in - that's a terrible reason to give a bad review. My wife and I went on a Tuesday night, and we were one of only two parties...More

Thank ShepherdMC
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Most of the yakitori offerings are around 100¥ or 120¥ maximum. This seems to be where some locals go. Large drink menu. I've been here twice and loved it both times. Someone else commented that it is a very small shop with few seats: that...More

Thank jeanjane112
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Our guide recommended Onishi to us and also reserved a table. When i read some of the reviews on TA i had second thoughts about going but we went anyway. We were greeted ina warm manner at the door by a server who spoke perfect...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

There was plenty of room left in the restaurant but we were denied service by being told there would be a very long wait. The words were polite, but the way it was said and the motions towards the door indicated he couldn't get us...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 6 February 2014 via mobile

We went here because it was right across thw street from our hotel. What should have been 45 min at most took 2 hours. The food was all quite oily except the gyoza which was burnt. The waitstaff were friendly and smiled but ut tiok...More

1  Thank mainereason
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Probably the best yakitori bar in Kyoto, Onishi is offers an intimate and authentic Japanese dining experience. The staff are incredibly friendly and polite and are a great help if you would like some practice learning Japanese!! Like with all restaurants in Japan, it is...More

Thank Saskia19
Reviewed 1 September 2013

The staff could barely spoke English and when I visited, it was full and I was chased out even though I expressed my keen interest that I was willingly to wait. What kind of service is that? I was utterly disappointed by the attitude considering...More

1  Thank PoppyPotatoe
Reviewed 22 July 2013 via mobile

Wonderful barbecue. Plenty of succulent, tender, and juicy Japanese beef served in great atmosphere.

1  Thank PhilipJustLarsen
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Located in a beautiful building, this restaurant offers barbecued Japanese meats grilled right at your table. In the middle of every table you will find a grill where you cook your own food. It tasted delicious, especially the Japanese beef. Very friendly staff.

Thank Copenavia
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Shimogyo-ku
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
...More
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  • Address: 234 Daikoku-cho, Shichijio-dori Nishiotoin-Nishiiru, Shimoguo-ku, Kyoto 600-0000, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-371-2576