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Saffron Saffron

Takahashicho, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8096, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-351-3292
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good35%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Nov 2017
“Wonderful little place”
16 Jul 2016
“Delicious meal at Saffron Saffron in Kyoto”
Restaurant Hours
Indian, International
$$ - $$$
Takahashicho, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8096, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

We happened on this place near our hotel and were so glad we did. Delicious, reasonably priced food and great drinks. Friendly, helpful staff.

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is restful with soft jazz. Delicious medley of cuisines but mostly Asian. Friendly staff and wonderful ambiance.

Thank Julie V
Reviewed 6 April 2014

I walked in on a whim because the place was inviting and they had photos on the outside menu (which is good for someone that doesn't speak Japanese). One of their staff members assisted me, despite the fact that what I ordered was already established...More

1  Thank ERIC W
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Takahashicho, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8096, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-351-3292
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