40 kinds of Indian curries using Halal meat
Kerala Shijo Kawaramachi/ ケララ 四条河原町店
Located in downtown Kyoto, this restaurant has been here for 30 years. They offer a southern Indian curry originated in Kerala where Ayurveda was born. You may be glad that curry in "Kerala" is made of many kinds of vegetables and has a lighter taste. As vegetarian curry and halal meat are available here, various guests who have different cultural backgrounds frequently come visit. One of the most interesting points about this restaurant is that they offer 40 kinds of curries. Family with childr...moreen and those using wheelchairs are welcomed as there is an elevator to this restaurant.
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1Must Eat !
Special lunch / ￥1,700
Very authentic and fine Indian curry lunch- a tandoori chicken is our favorite which is nicely seasoned with yogurt, salt and turmeric, and has a sour and spicy taste. Soup would be served first and it has a mild and creamy tomato flavor. 2 kinds of curries of the day are usually one with meat and one with vegetables. They are slightly spicy but it would be nice to eat with yogurt which makes curries milder.
2Must Eat !
Vegetarian lunch / ￥1,200
This is the best lunch set for vegetarian guests- their veg-curry is great for those who love vegetable curries! Today's specials were 1) broccoli and bamboo sprout and 2) mushrooom and eggplant. Chewy naan goes well with these vegetable curries as they both have light taste.
How to Order & EatEnglish menu is available and staff who can speak English are at the restaurant usually during the business hours. Veg-samosa is served with ketchup but we recommend that you try put one of the curry sources which makes this samosa even more flavorful.
- Order Tips -
If you still have a room for more curry, you can have one more cup of curry by adding ￥100. You can have another bowl of rice for free. For the lunch set, you can choose either tomato soup or chai tea.
The restaurant is on the 2nd floor and the stairs are along a corridor (Refer the picture).
Kerala Shijo Kawaramachi
|Address||2F, KUS Build. Kawaramachi Sanjo, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto|
|Directions||3 minutes walk from Kyoto Shiyakusho-mae station on Subway Tozai Line|
11:30a.m. - 3:00p.m. (Last order: 2:00p.m.)
5:00p.m. -10:00p.m. (Last order: 9:00p.m.)
(At lunch time, reservation is available only when you order just a single plate)
|Notes||It would be crowded around 12p.m. As there is an elevator to the restaurant, those who bring baby carriage and wheelchair are easily accessible.|
|Good for||Solo, With Friends|
|Friendly for Overseas Visitors||
Menu written in English is available/ Staff can speak English
|Number of seats||35 seats||Private dining rooms||None|
|Non smoking / smoking||Non smoking|