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Hokuto

177 Higashisakaicho, Shimogyo, Kyoto 600-8217, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-353-7905
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“skewers” (3 reviews)
“sukiyaki” (6 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
PRICE
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LOCATION
177 Higashisakaicho, Shimogyo, Kyoto 600-8217, Kyoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Busy restaurant near the station, the guy at the door has a lilt attitude, so if they don't have a table you can put you name on the wait list but hang around as he initially said 90 minutes and 20 minutes latter we were...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just went to the place for a dinner. The food does taste pretty good - not the best food I ever had but honestly it is pretty tasty. Unfortunately the service is just a disaster - unfriendly and no motivation at all to try to...More

Thank MrKnety
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super charming restaurant, in typical Japanese style. The service is very friendly and has a lot of patience with Sukiyaki rookie. Everything was explained to us in detail. The Sukiyaki was great. Always worth a visit. Keep going

Thank David T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really nice and cosy diner with a garden vieuw. Great food and friendly Staff. We can recommend the sukiyaki!

Thank lex v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sukiyaki! The best meal I ever had in Japan!!! It is better than shabu shabu which I thought was my favorite Japanese dish. We went to this restaurant to celebrate. We read that this restaurant was famous for its sukiyaki and skewers. Well, people were...More

Thank Nathalie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic dinner with sukiyaki(pork) and 1 chicken skewer. Good taste of the sukiyaki meay when taken with rice and chicken skewers were full of smoky flavour! Accompanied with a cup of yuzu liquer, had a great dinner. Service was good as well. However,...More

Thank hanfrenzy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best Japanese sukiyaki just 200 m from Kyoto station.We enjoy the beef and apple soy. Good services with English Menu and recommendation.

Thank pppChiangrai
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Love everything about this restaurant!! The food is amazing, the staff is super friendly and can speak English very well too, made us easier to order. Must visit during trip to Kyoto ❤️❤️❤️

Thank Yuliana Y
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service and friendly atmosphere. Sukiyaki was great. Definitely recommend trying this restaurant :)

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend the beef sukiyaki and the apple high ball! And the service is excellent!! The yam sauce is very special~

Thank Mengyu S
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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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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$36 - US$71
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Hot New Restaurants, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177 Higashisakaicho, Shimogyo, Kyoto 600-8217, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto  >  Shimogyo>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-353-7905
Description
Our sukiyaki is cooked in a special soy sauce with grated apple, using charcoal fire. Wide variety of side dishes are available, too, and the most popular order is "charcoal grilled beef on skewer". Please enjoy and relax in a traditional Kyoto style house.
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