Kyoto, Japan
570, Nakano-cho, Teramachi-dori
Shijo-sagaru, Simogyo-ku
Kyoto, Japan 600-8032


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A all-vegan, funky little restaurant-bar in downtown Kyoto.

Mikoan is a hole in the wall place with two women cooking up a Japanese vegan storm. Diners sit at a long bar facing the kitchen in this eclectic little space. Posters and art fill every possible space (ceiling too), and Jazz plays on the stereo.

Dinner items included sweet-potato croquettes, tofu spring rolls, miso soup, various salads, seaweed salads, and more.

They moved to a new location Nov. 2005, so make sure you don't go to the old location by mistake.

Added by KAGoldberg on Nov 23 07 (last updated Nov 23 07)

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Simogyo-ku (Downtown)


(Tricky but worth it.) From the intersection from Shijo-dori and Teramachi-dori, walk 1.5 blocks South. That intersection is the southern exit of the Teramachi covered arcade. You'll walk past the East side of the Fujii Daimaru Dept. Store on a relatively small street. Pass a bookstore on your right, then the Funahashiya candy store with some games outside on the street. Look for an alley-like entrance-way on your right with a hand-made sign saying "Vegetarian Restaurant & Bar." Go down the narrow alley between two buildings and straight ahead through the courtyard.


Accepts Reservations


$$ - average


  • Japanese


  • (Mostly) Organic


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5pm - 11pm
noon - 11pm
noon - 8pm

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