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Teramachi, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-255-1325
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

On a two week trip to Japan, one doesn't necessarily want to eat Japanese cuisine for three meals a day ;) So, one night we were starving hungry and saw this buffet. Wow! So cheap, and you can also purchase unlimited alcohol for 1 hour for 700yen. The pizzas were all freshly prepared, and there was loads of choice of... More 

Thank Janine R
United States
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Came for lunch. All-you-can-eat buffet for 710 yen (junior high school student and above), 610 yen (elementary school student), 410 yen (up to three-year-old child). Several pizzas, four types of spaghetti, sliced fried potatoes, and (Japanese-style) curry and rice. All-you-can-drink soda/juice/coffee/tea cost an extra 310 yen. You can order just one soda/juice/coffee/tea if you like. Free ice water is available.... More 

Thank Huckleberry_Finn_808
Hannover, Germany
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend enjoyed shakey's so much we will probably return the pizza is good the pasta is great and obviously the value for money is the best part!

Thank stefann9
Chester, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Dining out in japan can be quite expensive but this place offers all you can eat for just over a 1000 yen. The menu consists of about 6 or 7 different pizzas, spaghetti with meat balls a salad bar and strangely curry and rice. They also have drinks packages for those that want them

Thank jameswO7279JK
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were getting tired of Japanese food after 2 weeks here and fancied something different. We didn't expect much but were pleasantly surprised. Pizza was ok, not gourmet but good enough for a casual dinner. Some were hotter than others but if you picked the freshest they were fine. Wine and beer were totally fine. We made... More 

Thank Matthew O
Brisbane, Australia
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

The kids love it and for adults ok. Obviously popular with young people as there were groups there when we visited. they have desert and other kinds of pizza. They also have a small salad bar. convenient when you are out and about and reasonably priced. not the best pizza in the world but not the worst we have had... More 

Thank lindley2016
London, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016

1020 Yen for all you can eat pizza and sides (dinner) is very good value (especially in Japan), but some of the food was pretty average - the quality and ambience of this branch of Shakeys also isn't as good as others (e.g. the one in Osaka has a much bigger range). The dessert pizzas are really good, and they... More 

Thank neilhassall
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576 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 736 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I said it was terrible and I said we’d come back - and we did. We were hungry - we were in Teramachi. There was Shakey’s. We ate there. The rules are the same. The prices seemed pretty much the same. The pizza was the same and it was not any warmer. You have to like cold pizza to like... More 

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576 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 736 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Ate here years back. Ate here in April 2014 - still as bad. All you can eat - in several iterations. All you can eat - just pizza, and potatoes and some sort of pasta thing, or add more ¥ for drinks, and in the evening you can add more ¥¥ and get salad, I think. All you can eat... More 

1 Thank hfot2
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Came here for lunch - average pizza and pasta, but it's cheap and all you can eat! The best thing was the BBQ potato wedges.

1 Thank Tsundoku

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Restaurant Details

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Italian, Pizza
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  • Address: Teramachi, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-255-1325

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?