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Katsukura, Kyoto Station Bldg The Cube

) #14 of 11,777 Restaurants in Kyoto $$ - $$$ Japanese, Asian
901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | TheCUBE 11F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-365-8666
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tonkatsu” (100 reviews)
“tenderloin” (27 reviews)
“miso soup” (39 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | TheCUBE 11F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for this kind of Japanese food, you are going to the right place. If you order the main plate you have rice and miso soup as side dishes included. Food tasty and well executed. Nice place and kind staff. Middle price

1  Thank J_ingzgza
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place can be confusing if you are not familiar with the layout of the 2 malls. Food was very good, enjoyed every bite of the meat. Staff were helpful.

Thank FXH27
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Delicious tonkotsu. They also have English menu and good at explaining the sauce. The Sirloin prime tonkotsu is recommended and it was very juicy.

Thank nayanayanaya
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

we wanted to eat this after reading the reviews here. finally found the place and we ordered a normal pork loin and a premium pork loin. Although i ordered 120g n my wife's 80g, we thought both looked the same. lol. both pork loin were...More

Thank beargoh
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Easily the best we had in Japan!!! We tried the cutlet and the shrimp with minced meat and both were delicious. Light and crispy and not greasy. Find this place at the top of The Cube. A little pricey and short on atmosphere but plenty...More

Thank R G
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I ordered the regular pork tenderloin tonkatsu and my husband ordered the premium. Both were good but just get the premium!!! It tastes much juicer and the sauce that comes with it is so delicious. It's only 500 yen more for the premium so go...More

1  Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Tender, crisp and delicious pork katsu at reasonable price. I tried the other pork katsu in Tokyo which is more famous and more expensive but according to me, Katsukura is more delicious. Moreover it serves free additional rice, salad, soup, and drinks! Another must try:...More

Thank merry_setianingsih
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I love katsu and katsudon. This place was affordable and very delicious. We had various katsu and korroke. We really liked the minced meat katsu, and the crab cream korroke was pretty great too. Recommended for a quick lunch or dinner if you like katsu...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a lunch treat that day and were very surprised by this restaurant. Try the plain tenderloin pork or the version with vegi rolls and enjoy. The staff explains the whole procedure, so if you are first timers as we have been,...More

Thank reviewatitsbest
Reviewed 25 May 2017

You first get some sesame seeds to grind, then you pour either the tonkatsu sauce (spicy or non-spicy) into the bowl of sesame seeds. Dip the meat in there and bite into succulent port with the lightest crust ever - YUMMY! Served with barley rice,...More

Thank CookieBaby2010
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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16 November 2016|
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Response from FeHT | Reviewed this property |
They definitely don't take reservations. I recommend that you go there early - the you will have no waiting problems.
21 January 2016|
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Response from Wolv3rin3 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do. We were going there specifically for the pork.
28 May 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | TheCUBE 11F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-365-8666
We serve Fried pork cutlet,as a healthy dish, using carefully selected ingredients. Set menu includes all-you-can-eat"sliced cabbage, miso soup, rice, and pickles".
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