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37-1 Tsukihokocho, 4jo Shinmachi-dori Higashi-iru, Simogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8492, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-213-6623
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“yakiniku” (4 reviews)
“sampler” (2 reviews)
“wagyu” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Barbecue, Asian, Grill, Pub
$$ - $$$
37-1 Tsukihokocho, 4jo Shinmachi-dori Higashi-iru, Simogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8492, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

We went here on our first night in Kyoto. The booths were great with floor level seating and a privacy curtain. We ordered the 5 types of rare beef to share. The beef was superb, melt in your mouth and so tasty. Wait staff were...More

Thank cashtr
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Just down the road Mitsui Garden Hotel, we came across this restaurant, which made our day, or evening... outstanding Japanese culinary experience

Thank Marian R
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We booked the day before and went there an evening, the meat is just delicious !! - we had the five varieties platter (3 pieces of each meat) about 5500 yen and then we picked 3 individual meats (5 pieces of each meat) btw 900...More

Thank Agnes M
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

If you want to taste somes differents kinds of Wagyu in a lovely place, you should try the Gyuurakutei. Friendly and professionnal with reasonnable price.

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We ordered the Gyuraku course and we were delighted with selection of meat and vegetables. The duck was delicious, salads were refreshing and beef was scrumptious! The Yuzu sorbet was excellent. It was a little bit pricy but after trying out the A4 beef I...More

Thank Mish S
Reviewed 2 September 2017

There are lots of places in Japan that give you the chance to cook your meat on the grill, but Gyuurakutei brings it to another level. The place is really nice, upstairs they have private rooms with your table that suit both intimacy if you...More

Thank Carlo G
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Best bang for the buck, as regards meat quality, found during my 6 (so far) visits to Kyoto. Tempting display of meat at the entrance. Do reserve a table, as they are very popular.

Thank Morten K Agerup M
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We really enjoyed the experience of private dining in your own little space and we grilled our own pieces of absolutely delicious beef. We are by no means experts in how the Japanese prepare meet, and so wanted to try some of their famed, very...More

Thank JfromTO
Reviewed 13 June 2017

My husband and I ate here and had the mixed beef plate. It had meat from many different parts of the cow and was very interesting. We enjoyed cooking the meat ourselves, and the dipping sauces were good. I ordered a side order of vegetables,...More

Thank Scubaqueen_12
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here as it was close to our hotel. Best choice ever, their meat selection was ample, and the taste was really really good. If you eat here, you won't regret it. We went all out and the bill was only 13k ¥ completely...More

2  Thank Yves L
City Center
No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its
blended nature as the City Center. By day, the covered
shopping arcades along Kawaramachi and Shijo Street
bring deal hunters and fashionistas out in droves to
peruse the clothing, accessories, gifts, and home
goods offerings. When it grows dark, the City Center
is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
clubs. A trendy culinary scene and an abundance of
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Derrik C
7 April 2017|
Response from Jeff H | Reviewed this property |
Like most good restaurants, it depends on when you arrive. We got there fairly early, before 19:00, and went straight to our table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Japanese, Barbecue, Asian, Grill, Pub
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37-1 Tsukihokocho, 4jo Shinmachi-dori Higashi-iru, Simogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8492, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +81 75-213-6623
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