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Man in the Moon Gion

376 Kiyomoto-cho Higashiyama-ku | 1F Gion no Hosuzu Takara Bldg., Kyoto 605-0084, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-551-8177
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good48%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
27 Jun 2017
“Good place for a drink”
22 Apr 2017
Opens in 13 min
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Irish, British
376 Kiyomoto-cho Higashiyama-ku | 1F Gion no Hosuzu Takara Bldg., Kyoto 605-0084, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

For those of us who find themselves craving a good pub in all corners of the world, this one hits the spot. Quaint watering hole, interesting patrons, just off the crazy tourist circuit in Gion.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We went there for some beers a Gin and tonic and a coke - the beers were cold and fresh draft and we had some chips

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a walk around many temples and Gion. Tried the Kyoto local IPA and really enjoyed it. Like hoppy ales from back in UK. Staff were friendly and quick service. Down side is they still let people smoke inside in a lot of...More

1  Thank Coldplay7450
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The staff really make this pub great! There is also a wide assortment of bottle and draft beer as well as whiskey.

Thank Tim1117_12
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Cute pub, American/British style...Staff is helpful. Need a beer to rest before your next sushi stop? Stop by for a beer or a glass of whiskey...

Thank JYW82
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

This is a great little place. Everyone was friendly and the place had a great "pub" atmosphere. Everything was pretty reasonably priced would 100% recommend for a casual night out in Kyoto.

1  Thank Letiesha J
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

After a week in Japan, I just wanted a burger and a beer. However, this hamburger was absolutely the worst I have ever eaten. It tasted like bad meatloaf on a terrible bun with an awful sauce. The consistency of the meet was like they...More

Thank usatraveler77
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Lovely pub, great food, nice atmosphere in the evening and a good laugh with other customers. Definitely pop in here for a quick one to wind down during the evening or to separate the afternoon in between shopping for souvenirs etc

Thank MillennialTraveler
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Great Irish Pub "Man in the Moon" located in the heart of the famous Gion Distict. Enjoyed a few great visits before dinner in the area. Nice atmosphere, offers over 60 whiskers, popular mixed drinks, 2 large TV's, free WiFi and no service or table...More

Thank 1AdventureTraveler
Reviewed 19 January 2016

over 2 weeks i went to this bar several times. Great location. When you go tell Henry that Charles from California sent you.

Thank Charles B
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
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5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
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  • Address: 376 Kiyomoto-cho Higashiyama-ku | 1F Gion no Hosuzu Takara Bldg., Kyoto 605-0084, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Gion
  • Neighbourhood: Gion
  • Phone Number: +81 75-551-8177
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2013/3 newly opened Irish pub in gion(Kyoto's famous night spot). open everyday: 17:00-4:30 (until 24:00 on Sun. & national holiday); relax with 1 pint of Guiness in a real Irish atmosphere; 10 beers on tap; 60 single malt whiskies; friendly staffs assist you to make your stay in Kyoto more enjoyable; 2 large TV screens for live sporting events; Eng. menu & spoken;
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