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karen May 16, 2006 05:21 PM

I'm off to Tokyo and kyoto in June. I will be on my own several nights, and with Japanese clients on others. Dollar is not too good right now, so I'm looking for some moderately priced places - has to be good food. Noodle shops are welcome, but you can't live on noodles alone!

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    Peter Cherches May 16, 2006 06:06 PM

    I can't remember the name of the place, but I had surprisingly good Indian food at a place in Kyoto, and it was cheaper than most Japanese places except for the noodle/donburi/curry shops. & sometimes you want a change from Japanese food.

    In the noodle department, Omen in Kyoto is a must.

    Link: http://petercherches.blogspot.com

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      sybil May 20, 2006 09:05 PM

      we loved Midori, a reasonably priced sushi place in the Ginza district of tokyo. They don't take reservations so you have to wait, but it's certainly worth it. In Kyoto we had a delicious all you can eat chinese lunch in a department store so check that out. The store's name escapes me but the restaurants upstairs were called Mosaic.

      1. IamJacksBrain Jun 29, 2006 04:08 AM

        The restaurant was probably in the Hankyu department store.


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