Spicy keema curry with crunchy & sweet vegetables
“Spice Chamber” is famous for spicy keema and chicken curries. You certainly would like their spicy curries as they are and also by adding some cheese on top of keema curry to make it milder. Crunchy texture of vegetables and juicy ground meat are well balanced and the rich and flavorful taste would spread in your month. Inside of the restaurant, many kinds of spices are lined on the shelves. You may also enjoy looking at staff working in a kitchen from your counter seats. There are various gues...morets of a wide age range such as office workers, single visitors, couples and so on. It is located in the very accessible area near Subway Shijo Station.
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1Must Eat !
Keema curry / ￥1,000
Keema curry is very spicy but juicy ground meat and sweet peppers go well and chopped onions adjust the hot spiciness. You can add cheese on top which would be broiled over a fire. It is unique that this curry comes with sour pickled plum called “umeboshi” on top of it. We noticed that this pickled plum makes this spicy keema curry fresher.
2Must Eat !
Chicken curry / ￥1,100
Although this chicken curry is made of 10 kinds of spices, it is not too spicy but rather mild as coconut milk is blended into this curry sauce. Chicken is very soft and juicy which makes you want to come back to this restaurant repeatedly.
How to Order & EatAll the curries come with pickled vegetables. We suggest that you eat curry with them as they make the spicy curry fresher. Please note that they only serve keema curry on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Beverages such as coffee, coke and beer are available from ￥200- ￥460.
- Order Tips -
You can add cheese topping on keema curry for ￥100. You can also ask for a half size cheese which costs ￥50. We recommend you put cheese for keema curry to have a milder taste. You can also choose the size of the curry: large size for +￥200 and small size for -￥100.
|Address||502 Hakurakutencho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto|
|Directions||3 minutes walk from Subway Shijo/ Hankyu Karasuma station.|
11:30a.m. - 3:00p.m. (Monday - Saturday)
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m. (Tuesday and Thursday only)
|Closed||Sunday and holiday|
|Notes||As there are only 7 counter seats, it would be very crowded during lunch time. We recommend that you visit there at 11:30a.m. (their opening hour) or after 1:30p.m. in order to avoid the crowds. Please note that they close as all the curries of the day sold out.|
￥1,000 - ￥1,500
|Credit cards||Not accepted|
|Good for||Solo, With Friends|
|Friendly for Overseas Visitors||
The chef speaks English
|Languages spoken||English (customer service level)|
|Number of seats||7 counter seats||Private dining rooms||None|
|Non smoking / smoking||Non smoking|