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1130 Takabatakecho, Nara 630-8301, Nara Prefecture
+81 742-23-2038
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  • Average4%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“clear soup” (2 reviews)
“fixed menu” (2 reviews)
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1130 Takabatakecho, Nara 630-8301, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

We had our wedding here, and we cannot fault anything about their outstanding customer service, thoughtful care, relaxing traditional Japanese atmosphere, fine Japanese food and even selection of wine were great which can be difficult to find in Japan.

Thank Daffodil_mum
尚子 大, 広報担当マネージャー at Kikusuiro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you for visiting us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our restaurant. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Excellent service, relaxing environment, amazing food. When I was there, I tried a fixed menu. Everything was really great!

Thank gupamplona
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We originally planned to go to another restaurant for the unagi. We passed by their entrance and turned back to have a look of the menu as this Ryokan is very famous and has 125 years history. I did not expect it is so cheap!...More

1  Thank rediscool
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We both had the grilled eel over rice (one piece) which came with pickled vegetables and clear soup. We shared house sake cold and had green tea ice cream for dessert . All in all a great lunch. They have 3 restaurants - western, Japanese...More

Thank Cal_Travel_Lover
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We were with a group of 24 people, it was a fixed menu, but the food was very good. The service was excellent. This restaurant lfurnishings look well worn.

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We walked by the restaurant after visiting Nara park. We were attracted by the courtyard it allocates in. When we walked into the courtyard, it looks beautiful. We were lead to a Japanese style building and walk to dining room, the room and view from...More

1  Thank En Z
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

What an experience! - Excellent service - Amazing mixture of flavours - Beautiful traditional building - Relaxing atmosphere The set menu at 2000 yen offers great value for money when considering the quality.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

古都奈良を旅しているなら、どうしても食事して欲しいのはここ菊水楼。古い歴史を持つ料理旅館で現在は昼、夜ともに素晴らしい懐石料理を提供しています。ロケーション、歴史ある建物、器の数々、家具や調度品、何を取っても一流です。支払う金額の価値は必ずあると思います。必ず夕食を選択しましょう! A Super traditional Japanese dinner at very historic restaurant right by the Nara Kasuga great shrine. Three stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️ for sure(^-^) Do you consider yourself a grommet food enthusiast whilst you visit somewhere you long enough dream about, here this place is a MUST,...More

Thank Mad-T
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

Beautiful view on Sakura trees. We got the chance to taste their curry, it was fantastic. The dessert was very good as well . Cherry on the ice cake, price was reasonable considering the food quality, Go there without any hesitation

Thank Alexandre G
Reviewed 13 April 2013 via mobile

Sakura is almost over, high time to indulge in a lively sakura-themed lunch at Kikusuiro. everything is beautifully arranged with lots of care, you are almost tempted not to touch. It is easiest to go with a Japanese friend who can explain everything, but if...More

Thank Christina B
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 18 - USD 46
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1130 Takabatakecho, Nara 630-8301, Nara Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Nara Prefecture  >  Nara
  • Phone Number: +81 742-23-2038
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Casual but high quality Japanese meals are always ready to be served at our restaurant. Enjoy traditional Japanese meals at the restaurant that is cultural property.
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