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Tavern New Shinmachi

344-4 Shijocho , Simogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-222-0035
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
25 Nov 2017
“Great Oasis In A Neighborhood Of Mediocre Restaurants”
19 Sep 2017
“Nasty, frustrating experience”
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344-4 Shijocho , Simogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

This is one place to make note of: from the outside looks interesting, it's always crowded but not fancy at all. It might even be worth calling ahead and booking. They do have an English menu, but it covers just the very basics of what...More

Thank mikebern
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Arrived at this busy, buzzy place, and was excited. Told to sit at a table, which was great...then as see were about to sit down told it was reserved (minutes after a couple arrived and took the table who were definitely there on spec and...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I went with my girlfriend to this Izakaya for some drinks and food/appetizers. It's small, but very cozy. The staff is very polite, and service is fast. They offer an English menu, and are very respectful to foreign customers.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Found this place right round the corner from our hotel on our first night in Kyoto. After one bus, two local trains, a bullet train and a subway ride followed by a Geisha show we needed something quick and easy. Two beers, fried chicken, fried...More

Thank GraftonRiverguide
Reviewed 30 April 2014 via mobile

Very good place to feel local atmosphere and have a cheap quick snack. Prices are around 500 JPY per dish and are fantastic value for money given the quality of food.

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Reviewed 29 April 2014 via mobile

we felt like eating in a very local place and that is exactly what we expected. Local is full of people, atmosphere is very lively. Excellent value for money. We had sake and 3 snack dishes - deep fried burdock, grilled whole squid and grilled...More

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  • Address: 344-4 Shijocho , Simogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +81 75-222-0035
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