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Katsukura, Kyoto Station Bldg The Cube

901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | TheCUBE 11F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-365-8666
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tonkatsu” (110 reviews)
“tenderloin” (30 reviews)
“miso soup” (44 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | TheCUBE 11F, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank DimasNugrahaS1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Delicious pork prepared Japanese style. Menu offers different cuts of pork and portions - I was really hungry and went with the most pricey one but I'm sure other cuts are equally delicious. My wife had shrimp and crab cutlets and she loved it as...More

Thank Behappy7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bit of a queue, like all good places in Japan. Worth the short wait though! Pork and sauces are delicious. Great friendly service. Good price for the quality of food too.

Thank RobGT81
Reviewed 1 week ago

Top floor in Kyoto Station, to the left from the light up/musical stair case. This place was busy, and understandably so as the food was fantastic. We sat at a large communal table, which added to the experience as we got chatting with an American...More

Thank PamelaDolton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was so happy with this curry you won't be disappointed. Go in to train station and head up to the sky walk. When you get to the 11th floor go left and it is the first restaurant on the left.

Thank Mackerwawa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wondered how good a piece of fried pork could possibly be...but it was so incredibly juicy and tender and fried to perfection - not oily or greasy at all. Loved all the different types of sauces and the rice, tea and cabbage refills were...More

Thank rachy135
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here based on TripAdvisor reviews and we were not disappointed! Delicious tonkatsu and a really enjoyable dining experience. Also very convenient for our last dinner in Kyoto before catching the train. Tip: Get the elevator in the Seten department store up to the...More

Thank heidi_shira
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant situated in the cube in Kyoto station. There is a choice of cuts all served with unlimited white cabbage and a selection of sauces on your table. Grind your own sesame seeds to add to the sauce for a true taste experience. Highly...More

Thank BurySt_EdmundsTrevor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

i’m so glad i came across this restaurant while searching for a place to satisfy my tonkatsu craving at kyoto station. the tenderloin tonkatsu was easily the best i’ve ever had: tender, juicy, smooth, full of flavour, and not overwhelmed by the fried bread crumbs...More

Thank tcheriset
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

By some miracle, we only needed to wait 5 minutes or so to be seated for dinner (on a Monday evening). Let me cut to the chase and say that the foodie hype over this place is real and deserved. I will never be able...More

Thank KKgirl93
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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Yi-Chang C
8 October 2017|
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Response from Vivien2223 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can do both. It's a fabulous restaurant. Nice place just to chill and enjoy the wonderful food.
Prima S
15 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.
20 January 2016|
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Response from Wolv3rin3 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do. We were going there specifically for the pork.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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