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Sobanomi Yoshimura

Matsuyacho, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8105, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-353-0114
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cold soba” (23 reviews)
“ice cream” (24 reviews)
“tempura” (42 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Matsuyacho, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8105, Kyoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They make the soba noodles fresh daily from grain which they mill same day on site. You can watch process in beautifully decorated 1st floor reception area which has feel of a old Kyoto streetscape. The main setting is upstairs with tables and perimeter seating...More

Thank Patrick N
Reviewed 2 days ago

11,000 yen for 4 people. Three of us shared the chicken it was excellent. The food was simple and good. We really liked how the tables were separated , it really gave a sense of intimacy. Highly recommended, I would eat her again.

Thank David F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The English menu unfortunately doesn't give you the full range but the soba set we ordered was delicious. The handmade soba were perfect balanced with pickles and tempura. Well priced and worth waiting outside for half an hour.

Thank Georgia068
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This places was near my hotel so gave it a go first for dinner and then a late lunch. The dinner service was busy but got a seat upstairs at the window and ordered the cold soba and tempura set. The soba was very good...More

1  Thank Linda W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good range of soba. Staff were very friendly. They have English menus. You can watch them hand making the noodles downstairs - quite an experience.

Thank Louise P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went tentatively in and we're greeted very warmly. We were ushered upstairs into a busy dining room that looked like a traditional Japanese restaurant. Ordering happened after we had looked over the menu and pressed the buzzer on our table. Service was attentive and...More

Thank Terryh2c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a business trip on my own. Staff were super friendly and the food was great. Had a mix of soba, sashimi and tempura (which was perfect). Highly recommended!

Thank buddhatpm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious soba, freshly made, affordable prices and very welcoming and nice staff. The tempura is particularly delicious! Would definitely recommend!

Thank Gabin G
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We went for a late lunch at 2. Soba was freshly made so tastes so fresh. You get to do either hot or cold soba. I recommend doing half and half. Everything else was also very tasty. The set lunch has so many other nice...More

Thank Yuniverse Z
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We loved everything about the experience of this place. While you're waiting to be seated, you get to watch the soba noodles being made - which is kind of mesmerizing. And the food - the food. We tried a cold and hot soba set meal....More

1  Thank MelWashington_DC
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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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
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17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matsuyacho, Shimogyoku, Kyoto 600-8105, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Shimogyo-ku
  • Neighbourhood: Shimogyo-ku
  • Phone Number: +81 75-353-0114
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