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L'Effervescence

#33 of 11,291 Restaurants in Minato
€€€€French
2-26-4 Nishiazabu, Minato 106-0031, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5766-9500
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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2-26-4 Nishiazabu, Minato 106-0031, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was blown away by all the dishes that was served. Impeccable presentation, attentive table service and each bite was out of this world. Every dish left me doing my happy dance, it was just that good! For an eight-course menu during lunch, I must...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank grace01har
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed an 8 course lunch with perfect service. Upon arrival we were whisked to a table with a lovely garden view. The dishes were beautiful and creative as well as being quite tasty. We appreciated the seasonal ingredients and would have enjoyed a bit...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank BusyMomof4
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

They have a 12 course dinner menu and everything was great and of high quality. Their signature dish of 4 hour turnip is juicy and delicious They even have orange wine by the glass Service is expectedly excellent

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank bcheong
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Booked this Michelin Two stars restaurant about 2 months before I even went to Japan. Did not disappoint us at all. Every dish was fantastic, and the matcha green tea making right in front of your table in the end of the meal was awesome!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 2016ZHB
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We went to this place with high expectation and came out disappointed for the foods they served. All the ingredients were Japanese and very fresh, but the fusion of French and Japanese was something not quite harmonious. The service was excellent and impeccable though.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Vallobh
Reviewed 20 August 2018

My second visit to L'Effervescence and it is a must visit for me when I am in Tokyo. The restaurant space is brilliant, open and lit to perfection, this time I got to sit on the garden side so I could look out the window....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Service, food, wine, ambiance - everything was perfect. Every course was very different but went so well together. One of the top 10 meals of my life. It is pretty pricey, but worth a splurge.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mpls223
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This is our third visit to one of our favourite restaurants in Tokyo. There is something special about L'Effervescence that keeps us coming back time after time. We are not sure if It is the consistency in their high quality courses; the always-professional and courteous...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Edmond L
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I spent Xmas in Tokyo and yes I decided to go all French Japanese this trip. Really unique presentation, the food was decent, no one particular favorite dish. I did not like seeing the head server consolidating bottles of opened water into one (not the...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank lifecoach2017
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

After distilling thoughts over two other equally enjoyable French dinners during a recent Tokyo visit, it should be fair to conclude this is THE place to check out if one does not have time for others. It was our first visit and we originally thought...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank bona969
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Gary Y
5 March 2017|
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Response from Russell297 | Reviewed this property |
It simply smart casual. No need for jacket or tie
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NeilR662
19 June 2016|
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Response from LilyBG | Reviewed this property |
There isn't sushi type of restaurant.And if you don't like some ingredients, you should let them know first (for example when you make a reservation this restaurant.). They will accept gladly for sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$43 - US$140
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-26-4 Nishiazabu, Minato 106-0031, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Minato>  > Akasaka, Roppongi
  • Neighbourhood: Akasaka, Roppongi
  • Phone Number: +81 3-5766-9500
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Description
L’Effervescence is a French word, which has the literal meaning such as “liveliness” or “bubbles” and also includes figurative meanings such as “to make something happen” “give birth” “to evolve” and “to make people gather”. It is said the original meaning of “Restaurant” comes from the word “restaurer = to recover”.
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