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Ashoka

559 Nakanocho, Nakagyoku, Kyoto 604-8042, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-241-1318
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
559 Nakanocho, Nakagyoku, Kyoto 604-8042, Kyoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent advice for which vegetarian dishes we should combine. My and my daughter combined the potato and caulifour curry with the vegetable biryani (no extra rise needed) with garlic name and a very nice cucumber/yoghurt mixture.

Thank Arthur K
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

It's hard to find a place with vegetarian food in Japan. Lived this Indian place. Great staff, great food. I loved the veggie lunch.

Thank TCYildiz
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I had found this place by accident about 25 years ago when I lived in Japan and was visiting Kyoto. At that time the dishes were superb - fish Tikka was the best I ever had, curries were rich, pungent, and uniquely different. Several Indian...More

Thank rcbaumann
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This is an old-fashioned Indian restaurant with an extensive menu to choose from. We have eaten here twice over the years, once for lunch when it was crowded at midday and recently in the evening when there were few other customers. There are several vegetarian...More

Thank HelloKittyTravelPro
Reviewed 6 December 2016

4 of us walked in and were the ONLY ones there. We were drawn to it for their Halal option. Needless to say the meat was old had had been reheated as they probably do not get much requests for Halal meat. The non-meat dishes...More

Thank Hassan K
Reviewed 26 August 2016

good indian food suggested by a friend. the staff are warm and received us and made us comfortable. we have both north and south indian . the quantity is good and the taste is good. wenjoyable atmosphere with tasty food.

Thank supremecheme
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Been there with a group of 60+ South Indians. Restaurant served dishes more palatable for South folks, apart from North Indian specialities. Good buffet and in a pleasing ambience. Staff were quick and courteous

Thank AKHarkara
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Really good Indian food in heart of Kyoto. We went for a late dinner at 9pm (restaurant was closing at 930pm) but they still welcomed us. We ordered the Aloo Gobi and Dhal with roti and rice. Was amazing! Only thing to note is that...More

Thank nomadalka
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Well worth visiting if you're looking for good Indian food and vegetarian options. Friendly staff, good naan.

Thank Shreyas_1
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We are vegetarians and from India. We had kids traveling with us and this place was ideal for Indian Veg food. We went in for dinner and we really enjoyed the food. The people were very friendly and they were accommodating. But the food is...More

Thank Ranganath V
Nearby
Shinkyogoku Shopping District
Those who delight in shopping and cuisine will find
themselves at home in Shinkyogoku. Lauded and visited
by locals for its Nishiki Market, where baskets of
fragrant spices, dried fish, and just-fried foods are
piled high along the snaking streets of its enclosed
outdoor shopping spaces, Shinkyogoku is not only a hub
for fresh fare, but also for fast fashion fixes.
Trends-in-the-making can be spotted in the tall
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 559 Nakanocho, Nakagyoku, Kyoto 604-8042, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shinkyogoku Shopping District
  • Neighbourhood: Shinkyogoku Shopping District
  • Phone Number: +81 75-241-1318
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