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Gion Tanto

372 Kiyomotocho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0084, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-525-6100
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“okonomiyaki” (53 reviews)
“pancakes” (20 reviews)
“fried noodles” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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372 Kiyomotocho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0084, Kyoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Gion and found this restaurant accidentally, they served tepanyaki (hot plate) in their traditional way. Quality and price are considered as reasonable compare with the area. I personally recommend this restaurant for mid-range dinner with fun style.

Thank BZHKT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came expecting okonomiyaki consisting of cabbage and meat mixed with batter and fried on both sides. This is a thin crepe covered with cabbage and toppings, served open face. They don't serve mayonnaise, only spicy and sweet sauce, without which the dish has no...More

Thank Julia K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It only took Google Maps four tries to (almost) find this place, but the wait was worth it. We took our shoes off when we arrived and waited about another ten minutes and then were seated. The restaurant staff does not speak much English, but...More

1  Thank Albert B
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Went for dinner but was not prepared for the line so we opted to go back the next day for lunch where there was no wait upon their opening. The space/location is secluded and beautiful but there's only room for ~20 people at any one...More

Thank bridgemei
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Okonomi with seafood and their spicy secret sauce was Oishi! Scallops were a pass. Add egg to the noodles for super Oishi dish.

Thank jeff k
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This is quite the gem, a little hole in the wall restaurant that doesn’t even really look like a restaurant from the outside. We arrived around 6ish and had to wait about 30mins for a table, they take your order while you are waiting. They...More

Thank Isabella L
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We have arrived just before 8pm and there was a long queue outside. We waited about 20 minutes outside and about 10 minutes in the waiting area inside the restaurant. I had fried noodles with pork wrapped in an omelette and my partner had Japanese...More

Thank Arek O
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We arrived at the restaurant at 6pm and had to wait in the waiting area for people to finish eating. We were given menus in English and asked to order our meals while waiting. Both of us had friend udon noodles with seafood which was...More

Thank MonyetS
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Delicious food, i have ordered okonomiyaki and served with so many thing in there, i felt fullfill after eat this

Thank Triando S
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

A different type of Japanese food we’ve not had before and a fun eating experience. A very small restaurant with heated hot plates in front of everyone - for keeping the food hot more than cooking it, it’s mostly cooked when it’s delivered to you...More

Thank NeilPike
Nearby
Gion
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 372 Kiyomotocho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0084, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Gion
  • Neighbourhood: Gion
  • Phone Number: +81 75-525-6100
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