We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sona Rupa

2-2-9, Shimoyamatedori, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0011, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-322-0252
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
12 Mar 2017
“Best Indian food”
7 Jan 2017
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
2-2-9, Shimoyamatedori, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0011, Hyogo Prefecture
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (24)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We went here on a recommendation from a local whilst visiting, the restaurant is on the 3rd floor accessed by a lift. The restaurant itself is not massive so the service is super and attentive. We had butter chicken which was superb, and Chanda masala,...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The place was recommended by one our friend from HK who happened to know the owner through one of their colleague. My first experience was fabulous and I must say it's the best Indian food in Kansai region. Since then we went there at least...More

Thank Calvinhobbes10
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant with its highly sophisticated dishes. I never be disappointed with any of the choices that I made in the past so your satisfaction is almost guaranteed! Among them all, I highly recommend you try their soup. They have a couple of...More

Thank ShonWata
Reviewed 29 January 2015

Was really an accidental discovery suggested by a Japanese colleague. Mr. Mukherjee, the eater's owner was very helpful. The place is small and a little cramped, but the food overcomes all the minor shortcomings. Undeniably one of the best India food I have had in...More

Reviewed 9 December 2012

After visiting a mediocre Indian round the corner from the B Kobe, I finally realised that this restaurant was diagonally across from the hotel! Unfortunately, on my last day, at lunchtime... Set menus at lunchtime starting at 1,200 to 3000. I had basic at 1,200....More

1  Thank Raj S
Reviewed 21 June 2011

My wife and I had heard that Kobe boasts good Indian food due to a relatively large Indian population, so we did a bit of research and ended up at Sona Rupa for lunch. We're so glad we did! The owner, Bijon, speaks perfect English...More

3  Thank dgouldin
Nearby HotelsSee all 119 hotels in Kobe
the b kobe
416 reviews
.01 km away
Kobe Tor Road Hotel Sanraku
131 reviews
.18 km away
Hotel Monte Hermana KOBE AMALIE
55 reviews
.19 km away
Daiichi Grand Hotel Kobe Sannomiya
135 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Kobe Plaisir
112 reviews
.01 km away
Kobe A-1, Shindo
54 reviews
.01 km away
Maruyama Hanten Kobe sannomiya ten
11 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
.02 km away
.02 km away
Kobe Ladies Spa
4 reviews
.03 km away
.04 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sona Rupa staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-2-9, Shimoyamatedori, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0011, Hyogo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Hyogo Prefecture  >  Kobe
  • Phone Number: +81 78-322-0252
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing