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Chao Chao Gyoza Shijo Kawaramachi


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US$9 - US$45
Chinese, Japanese
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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All reviews gyoza shrimp curry pork fries no meat arigato gozaimasu highly recommend this spot yen lunch fun atmosphere vegetarian menu you won t be disappointed casual place nishiki market super friendly staff delicious food worth the wait
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This gyoza was delicious!!! Suits various dietary requirements. The staff were very very kind and helpful!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jordan20199
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The egg and cheese is the best dumpling ever! The ginger was also fantastic. But who am I kidding, it was all awesome! Friendly, attentive staff, delicious food, high balls for daaaaays. Fun and delicious.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JuniorBruin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled upon this lovely little gyoza joint in Kawaramachi area, Kyoto. Run by enthusiastic girls, it serves a variety of gyoza, including vegan options. Try it when you are in this area.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Guruprasad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for some gyozas and beers at 9pm. Staff were friendly and lovely. Plenty of options for my vegetarian friend, the most options I’ve seen so far in Japan! Gyozas were fresh and very tasty! Recommend sitting at the bar to chat with the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank hayleye89
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Our first day in Kyoto - great place we found. Great gyoza, reasonable price and friendly staff who were helpful to us non-Japanese speaking tourists!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nicole-dalyau
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

I was looking for vegan gyoza and mistakenly went to the Sanjo-Kiyamachi location. For whatever reason they didn’t have the “no meat” menu tonight, which I found out after I’d sat down. I’m a flexitarian, especially when travelling, so I ordered the shrimp gyoza and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jrbr1
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times in the last decade. Best gyoza and beer venue. Need to line up but worth the wait. Yum yum

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nicolet744
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

Do take note that there are two branches one at Sanjo which only opens at 5 pm whereas the one at Shijo Kawaramachi opens 11 am and closes at 3 pm and reopens at 3 pm. Well I have never tried so many types of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 604JackY
Reviewed 17 December 2018

We went to both Choa Choa Gyoza places and loved them both, one of our favorite meals of Japan. The first one is along the main street and will have a wait, but this one did not have any wait! The waiters were really nice...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Kelsea F
Reviewed 17 December 2018

The gyozas are Chao Chao are amazing. The place itself is small but you can tell the chefs know what they’re doing. Everything we tried was great, especially the curry and spicy giozas.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank willemb89
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Dana W
30 June 2018|
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Response from Puja P | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember but the japenese don't use much dairy in their food. I don't think any had egg
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