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#4,087 of 12,915 Restaurants in Kyoto
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721-1 Higashishiokoji-cho, Shichijoo-sagaru, Higasinotoin-dori, Shimogyo-ku | Kyoto Tower Hotel 13F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-352-0253
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible19%
1 Nov 2017
“Good views”
30 Apr 2018
“Left before getting drink ”
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721-1 Higashishiokoji-cho, Shichijoo-sagaru, Higasinotoin-dori, Shimogyo-ku | Kyoto Tower Hotel 13F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Waited to get a seat and then took 10 min to get served then after waiting another 10 min my drink STILL wasn’t ready. So I told them I was leaving and my drink was still in queue!

Thank Adriano F
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

The positive first: The view over Tokyo. That‘s it. This bar would not survive without the place in the tower. The waiter handed over a special menu with Strawberry sweets. It took us 30 minutes to order. It turned out everything on the Strawberry menu...More

Thank Werner W
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Wow... what horrid experience. We had hoped for a quiet moment following a day of touring Kyoto. Though the bar offered great views and potential ambience, the lack of service and offering discouraged any magical moment. The snack menu was limited and half the items...More

Thank Ben K
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stopped by the lounge for a drink on our way down from the observatory. We stood at the door that said “please wait to be seated” and waited for 5 mins before walking in further to find someone. We saw a...More

Thank Abbie R
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Nice views of sunsets from this bar with cool blue lighting. We were there at Happy hour so 2 for 1 drinks but they are expensive and staff are indifferent

1  Thank BurySt_EdmundsTrevor
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

On the 3F of Kyoto tower there has a fabulous view and excellent service. Cocktails here is good especially TOWER COCKTAILS and price is also acceptable

Thank Francis Y
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I thought I couldn't put the lowest rating to a restaurant as it would be unfair but in this case 1/5 is almost too positive. The view and atmosphere are ok, not great but ok ... the rest ... a disaster. My wife and I...More

3  Thank PascaleThierry74
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Expensive. Drinks aren't great and stinks of smoke. Do the views make up for it? I don't think so. Staff are nice enough. BTW it's 300 yen cover charge pp

1  Thank Michael vvv S
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Cool, dated interior. Fabulous views to Kyoto. Slow but reliable service. Drinks expensive and not very good; my martini was not cold. Snacks: 5 cheese plate came with some saltines. Like food I might eat at home but more $$$. The karage was soggy, but...More

Thank nobizit
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Spent some time at Sky Lounge on my birthday and ordered a matcha beer. It came with chocolate matcha Pocky. Loved the Sky Lounge but suggest you skip the observation deck - just head straight to Sky Lounge instead.

Thank Canuckle007
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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  • Address: 721-1 Higashishiokoji-cho, Shichijoo-sagaru, Higasinotoin-dori, Shimogyo-ku | Kyoto Tower Hotel 13F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-352-0253
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