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55 Hiranomiya Nishicho | 1F Haines Fame, Kyoto 603-8357, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-466-2155
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“naan bread” (2 reviews)
“curries” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian
$$ - $$$
55 Hiranomiya Nishicho | 1F Haines Fame, Kyoto 603-8357, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

I went to Ganesha several times while I was living in Kyoto, and it seems to be one of the agreed upon good-eating spots for locals. The food was pretty good (some dishes are better than others), the lassis and naan bread were excellent, and...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and good food! The restaurant was clean, they provide hot towels and soup on arrival which we welcomed after walking around in the cold. We tried their vegetarian lunch - portions were a little small but were enough for us. Food was good...More

Thank MumbaiHappyFeet
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Discovered accidentally while walking from kinkaku-ji , it is next to a shinto shrine. we went there during lunch time, the restaurant was full but we were attended to quickly . The service is fast and cheerful. Food is better then many Indian resurgent in...More

Thank rajneesh k
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I visited this restaurant along with my colleagues who were from different countries. I must say that almost everyone loved the food and thanked me for bringing them to Ganesha. The Owner is a very friendly Indian guy, originally from Rishikesh. So, if you are...More

1  Thank NeoHimalaya
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We went here after visiting Kinkakuji. We did not want to take a bus from the crowded Kinkakujimae bus stop, so we walked down 1 bus stop and bang next to it was this restaurant. So, why not? Our lunch here was good - not...More

Thank Ankur P
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This restaurant is located around 10 minutes walk from kinakuji shrine (World heritage) if you are travelling via bus from Kyoto station then you can get down one stop before kinkakuji. Lunch price is reasonable 950yen for 2 curry set including a soup and a...More

Thank dharmang v
Reviewed 24 April 2017

After three weeks of delectable Japanese foods our group decided to take a break and try an Indian restaurant. Nice surprise! This tiny restaurant servew great curry; and their butter naan was to-die-for. Never saw naan shaped and sized like an elephant's ear! Each piece...More

Thank culturevulture94
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I am from India and was in Kyoto for holidays. After a week in Japan I was craving for some Indian food, and saw Ganesha on my way to Kinkakuji. Went there in the evening and it was totally worth it. Food was amazing and...More

Thank sdhkg888
Reviewed 17 January 2017

one of the best Indian food we had in Japan till date. Kyoto has some great Indian food restaurants and this is definitely in top 2. reasonably prices good vegetarian food.

Thank Praful B
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Came across this restaurant by chance while visiting Kinkakuji. Reasonably priced. Very good tea. Courteous staff. Piping hot food. Taste also okay. Worth a visit if looking for Indian food.

1  Thank LakshmiUae
Northern Kyoto
Hot springs and historic temples characterize the
leafy landscapes of Northern Kyoto. Acres of tranquil
residential streets are interrupted by some of Kyoto's
most gorgeous architectural gems, including the
majestic Golden Pavilion of Kinkakuji, the serene
artistry of the Ryoanji Temple rock gardens, and the
bold red paint across the structures of Enryakuji
Temple. Once a religious core of the city, the
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  • Address: 55 Hiranomiya Nishicho | 1F Haines Fame, Kyoto 603-8357, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Northern Kyoto
  • Neighbourhood: Northern Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-466-2155
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