If you're a first time visitor to Kyoto, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller local eatery could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the restaurants may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about restaurants in Kyoto.
Here are some of the most recommended restaurants in Kyoto.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about restaurants:
"In Kyoto itself, we wound up at Unchikuya Nuku for a nice, simple Izakaya dinner that was delicious and affordable." See More
"Nanzenji Junsei- famous for their tofu (its delicious) but be prepared for the line, it's worth it!" See More
"In Gion there's a restaurant called Isomatsu nearby the Kawaramachi Station, check this FB page: https://www." See More
"My very local/hidden experience in Kyoto was in a small sushi bar off the arcades, coming from shinjo avenue and enterign the arcade it's the second small street on the right, the place is called Tomizushi or locate the japanese sign: とみ寿司 10-12 bar chairs, we met locals who spoke english and the chefs were drunk on sake by the end of the evening :D" See More
"Gion Kinana Honten- great place, their ice cream is homemade." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Kyoto locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Kyoto.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.