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Ashoka

559 Nakanocho, Nakagyoku, Kyoto 604-8042, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-241-1318
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“naan” (7 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
559 Nakanocho, Nakagyoku, Kyoto 604-8042, Kyoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had starters of pakora and lamb chops, a main course of chicken and spinach curry plus rice and a naan and a couple of drinks each. The cost was very reasonable and the food was really good, especially the naan and the chicken. It...More

Thank Alison A
Reviewed 16 September 2017

For our group, it was good and satisfying experience as to the quality of food. But we were disappointed with service. For buffet dinner, they were in such a hurry to get us out that they took away some items and pretended to replenish certain...More

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great meal here - welcome change from Japanese food ! Very tasty and well cooked . And the nan better than any we have had in the UK !

Thank Foye P
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Excellent advice for which vegetarian dishes we should combine. My and my daughter combined the potato and caulifour curry with the vegetable biryani (no extra rise needed) with garlic name and a very nice cucumber/yoghurt mixture.

Thank Arthur K
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

It's hard to find a place with vegetarian food in Japan. Lived this Indian place. Great staff, great food. I loved the veggie lunch.

Thank TCYildiz
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I had found this place by accident about 25 years ago when I lived in Japan and was visiting Kyoto. At that time the dishes were superb - fish Tikka was the best I ever had, curries were rich, pungent, and uniquely different. Several Indian...More

Thank rcbaumann
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This is an old-fashioned Indian restaurant with an extensive menu to choose from. We have eaten here twice over the years, once for lunch when it was crowded at midday and recently in the evening when there were few other customers. There are several vegetarian...More

Thank HelloKittyTravelPro
Reviewed 6 December 2016

4 of us walked in and were the ONLY ones there. We were drawn to it for their Halal option. Needless to say the meat was old had had been reheated as they probably do not get much requests for Halal meat. The non-meat dishes...More

Thank Hassan K
Reviewed 26 August 2016

good indian food suggested by a friend. the staff are warm and received us and made us comfortable. we have both north and south indian . the quantity is good and the taste is good. wenjoyable atmosphere with tasty food.

Thank supremecheme
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Been there with a group of 60+ South Indians. Restaurant served dishes more palatable for South folks, apart from North Indian specialities. Good buffet and in a pleasing ambience. Staff were quick and courteous

Thank AKHarkara
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 27
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 559 Nakanocho, Nakagyoku, Kyoto 604-8042, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shinkyogoku Shopping District
  • Neighbourhood: Shinkyogoku Shopping District
  • Phone Number: +81 75-241-1318
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