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Arashiyama Yoshimura

Arashiyama Togetsukyo Kitazume Nishi Nikemme, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-863-5700
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cold soba” (3 reviews)
“tempura” (11 reviews)
“monkey park” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Arashiyama Togetsukyo Kitazume Nishi Nikemme, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even on a grey and gloomy day this area is heaving with visitors to the famed Arashiyama Bamboo forest. So what a find this little lunch spot was! Tucked away but with glorious views of the river. Even though we had yo wait, once inside...More

Thank BrittaMiles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Management and waiters are very rude and are not ready to consider making lunch comfortable for the guests. Host requested us to leave because we asked to let us sit together and not split between tables.

Thank eduard_kh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In general Japan is extremely polite country but this place turned out to be totally disappointing. We were with a company of 8 people and wanted to sit together at 6-person table (it's absolutely fine for us). The host was rude and didn't even tried...More

Thank Евгений С
Reviewed 10 November 2017

the soba was great great great. they have both hot and cold soba and they taste just awesome we knew we were coming to this place if we went to arashiyama. we were lucky not to find a line too long. sitting indoors watching torrential...More

Thank fahym
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We loved our lunch at Yoshimura in Arashiyama ..we loved the whole day visit to the area & our late lunch just topped off a great day ..we parked our hire bikes outside & we had to wait outside for a bit ( they have...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place, be prepared for a long wait. Noodles were okay, overall the meal was a fair amount of food for the price. Wish the noodles were more front and center however.

Thank jfbibeau
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here on a crowded day in August. We were seated after about 30' wait. The restaurant itself is very cozy, guests are all seated on the 2nd floor with glass walls, overlooking the river! We had a traditional soba and tempura lunch...More

Thank Mandrita B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a really pleasant restaurant with great views overlooking the river. The decor is extremely pleasant and all the staff were very friendly. The food was also very tasty, plentiful and reasonably priced for the area. Well worth popping in if you're in the...More

Thank Shepz85
Reviewed 29 July 2017

One of the best scenic places... as usual a combination of river, mountain, trees and bridge. Here you can add a river ride where the shallow river lends itself for a ride on the boats, Cambridge style. Also a monkey park apology at entrance stating...More

Thank y0rkshire_0wl
Reviewed 28 May 2017

If you find yourself near the bamboo forest, this would be a good pit stop for lunch. There are three restaurants in the little complex, but this is the soba noodle restaurant. You remove your shoes when you arrive and lock them in a little...More

1  Thank travbud1
Western Kyoto
Western Kyoto is home to some of the city's best
eccentricities. Kyoto's Saga-Toriimoto Preserved
Street takes visitors back in time to the Meiji
Period, where old homes have been transformed into tea
houses and eateries. Pleasure boats drift down the
riverbank, under wooden bridges that beckon nature
lovers to hiking trails and botanical walks. The
area's famously tall bamboo groves, monkey park, and
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4 August 2016|
Response from 旅好きじいさん | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is not available the table reservation. And in the high season, this restaurant has long queue at least one hour.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arashiyama Togetsukyo Kitazume Nishi Nikemme, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Western Kyoto
  • Neighbourhood: Western Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-863-5700
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