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3-38-1 Shinjuku | Lumine East Shinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5367-1899
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good53%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
15 Jun 2016
“Strolled around the many possible eating places.......”
27 Mar 2016
“it's buffet”
Closes in 16 min
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
€€ - €€€
3-38-1 Shinjuku | Lumine East Shinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

This was a great way to spend a leisurely lunch with the family. Vast range of food and drinks....would recommend the rose and mint tea.....The desserts were classic, gorgeous flavours and design....would grace any table!! Service - great and ambience very chilled.

Thank happyholidays444
Reviewed 28 March 2016

The foods are good, especially the chicken is my fave. The dessert is also good. Too bad the variaties are not much. Pizzas, spaghetti, risotto, soup and curry. Tho there are 3 kinds of spaghetti and 2 types of risotto, you'll feel enough after 2/3...More

Thank d.benita k
Reviewed 3 January 2016

famous buffet in Shinjuku area. food and cake very delicious also have crepe and ice-cream. recommended

Thank Prakan001
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

My sister and I went to bitter sweets buffet for dinner. We arrived at 5pm so that we could beat the rush but there was already a big line. The restaurant was empty though as they had not opened. Once they opened up the line...More

Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Well this place is average! I live her closer to decade and fascinated by the name so i went with my friend to tried. There were lots of sweets but less food option comparing to normal buffet place. waffles were tasty . You have 90mins...More

Thank Isha1203
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Great blend of savory foods like pizza, pasta, meats and curries with finely made sweets that are plated for you.

Thank Edgar M
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Went there last week. hoping to have a good meal...what a disappointment! All the pastas, meats were overwhelmingly fatty and bland. I felt as if I were consuming pure fat. On the other hand, they have a variety of desserts that are just great, appreciated...More

2  Thank alyyz
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Always on the lookout for good buffets in Tokyo, I came across Bitter Sweets Buffet on the 8th floor of the Lumine Est building next to Shinjuku station. Bitter Sweets Buffet is a fantastic buffet, half of which is mostly Italian food such as pizzas,...More

1  Thank 155019Foodlover
Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and
contains the busiest train station in the world. To
the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo
Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the
east, there’s a district with long-established
department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-38-1 Shinjuku | Lumine East Shinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-5367-1899
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