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Arashiyama Yoshimura

Arashiyama Togetsukyo Kitazume Nishi Nikemme, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-863-5700
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (10 reviews)
“monkey park” (6 reviews)
“bamboo forest” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Arashiyama Togetsukyo Kitazume Nishi Nikemme, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place, be prepared for a long wait. Noodles were okay, overall the meal was a fair amount of food for the price. Wish the noodles were more front and center however.

Thank jfbibeau
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here on a crowded day in August. We were seated after about 30' wait. The restaurant itself is very cozy, guests are all seated on the 2nd floor with glass walls, overlooking the river! We had a traditional soba and tempura lunch...More

Thank Mandrita B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a really pleasant restaurant with great views overlooking the river. The decor is extremely pleasant and all the staff were very friendly. The food was also very tasty, plentiful and reasonably priced for the area. Well worth popping in if you're in the...More

Thank Shepz85
Reviewed 29 July 2017

One of the best scenic places... as usual a combination of river, mountain, trees and bridge. Here you can add a river ride where the shallow river lends itself for a ride on the boats, Cambridge style. Also a monkey park apology at entrance stating...More

Thank y0rkshire_0wl
Reviewed 28 May 2017

If you find yourself near the bamboo forest, this would be a good pit stop for lunch. There are three restaurants in the little complex, but this is the soba noodle restaurant. You remove your shoes when you arrive and lock them in a little...More

1  Thank travbud1
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

You are surrounded by the massive bamboo trees. Cool when you are under the shade. The peacefulness and zen like feeling embraces your mind. Many locals dress in their traditional suit and willing to pose for you.

Thank EdmontonAmy
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

If I had to choose one last meal on the face of this earth, THIS IS IT!!! It is THAT GOOD!! The texture of the cold soba is heavenly, the tempura is perfect, the wasabi is freshly grated and to top it all, our table...More

1  Thank VNGKS
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

so beautiful, magnificent place on my trip to japan, i have a good day with more experiences at Arashiyama Bamboo village

Thank Dam Xuan N
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this place for soba, hot or cold. The view is incredible and the soba is just as great as the view.

Thank NYSourDiesel
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We come here early in the morning to get a table, but still need to wait for 30 mins. However it still worth the wait given the Good food and view. The soba set with tempura is very tasty and fresh. It is very popular...More

Thank KarenCCC2013
Western Kyoto
Western Kyoto is home to some of the city's best
eccentricities. Kyoto's Saga-Toriimoto Preserved
Street takes visitors back in time to the Meiji
Period, where old homes have been transformed into tea
houses and eateries. Pleasure boats drift down the
riverbank, under wooden bridges that beckon nature
lovers to hiking trails and botanical walks. The
area's famously tall bamboo groves, monkey park, and
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4 August 2016|
Response from 旅好きじいさん | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is not available the table reservation. And in the high season, this restaurant has long queue at least one hour.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arashiyama Togetsukyo Kitazume Nishi Nikemme, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Western Kyoto
  • Neighbourhood: Western Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-863-5700
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