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Starbucks Kyoto Shin-kyogoku

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Shinkyogoku Shopping District
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421 Sakuranocho, Nakagyo-ku | Komachi Building, Kyoto 604-8035, Kyoto Prefecture
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+81 75-254-6877
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This Starbucks shop is located on Shinkyogoku pedestrian street. It is a nice place to take a rest during your strolling. Actually, I went there to kill time, because I had to wait the beginning of a movie. It is crowded, but the second floor is maybe more spacious.

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Thank Kimitaka S
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, allergen aware, classic Starbucks taste; clean, nice atmosphere inside - you cannot hear the works from outside thankfully!

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Thank MillennialTraveler
Chatan-cho, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Hard to go wrong in a Starbucks. While it was incredibly busy on a weekday evening we got through the line and served quickly. There is seating both on the ground level, and some more upstairs. This particular Starbucks was well maintained and the staff were friendly and understood my order perfectly. No complaints

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2015

Back in the USA Starbucks is pretty overrated! However, I quickly warmed up to the idea of visiting the one in Kyoto after a local who I met in Asakusa insisted that "Kyoto Starbucks is a MUST see" and I must admit I later concurred! This Starbucks was indeed a site to see. It overlooks the famous river, it's multi-leveled,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2014

Starbucks is Starbucks and this store was no different. The nice thing is most of the time you can guarantee the same consistency as other Starbucks you may have visited. It was a cold day so we both enjoyed a hot cocoa. The store was quite busy but we were able to find a seat upstairs. Friendly staff and a... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2014

Coffee is expensive in Japan and of varying quality so an international chain has its place, you know what to get and deliver they do! Very good friendly staff decent coffee at a reasonable price no more no less, don't knock it!

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Thank BigDen55
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2013 via mobile

Just like a starbucks anywere ekar bit with superfriendly straff and amazing frappechinos. Just try it mate! /mareck13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 9
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 Sakuranocho, Nakagyo-ku | Komachi Building, Kyoto 604-8035, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shinkyogoku Shopping District
  • Neighbourhood: Shinkyogoku Shopping District
  • Phone Number: +81 75-254-6877

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Shinkyogoku Shopping District
Those who delight in shopping and cuisine will find themselves at home in Shinkyogoku. Lauded and visited by locals for its Nishiki Market, where baskets of fragrant spices, dried fish, and just-fried foods are piled high along the snaking streets of its enclosed outdoor shopping spaces, Shinkyogoku is not only a hub for fresh fare, but also for fast fashion fixes. Trends-in-the-making can be spotted in the tall windows of several one-of-a-kind stores featuring local labels and modish boutiques. Arcades, outdoor concert spaces, mega department stores, and small, enchanting cafes have sprung up to accommodate the increasing traffic. Whether looking for souvenirs and kitsch on Shinkyogoku Street, or scoping out the massive food court and restaurant floor at Takashimaya Department store, there's something for every wallet or purse, and a buyer for every item.
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