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Dancing Crab Tokyu

3-37-12 Shinjuku | 2F Shinjuku NOWA Bldg., Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-6380-5151
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good46%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, American, International, Pub
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3-37-12 Shinjuku | 2F Shinjuku NOWA Bldg., Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reservations was made weeeks in advance for the group size we had. Before we began I asked if there was someone that spoke English that can also assist with the process. The waitress came over and began to make things happen. It had taken the...More

Thank Rushunda A
Reviewed 21 September 2018

As background to my review, it might be helpful to know that I speak Japanese and that this review is actually based on 4 visits, to be fair to the restaurant (because our last visit was horrendous). All of our visits were at lunch time....More

1  Thank Rn B
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent lively place, easy on pocket and fresh prawn in excellent prepared sauces. Must have is thier spl , crab cake and for non drinkers Louisiana mocktail is much. Indian prawn lover should definitely go as they will find the taste of thier sauce very...More

Thank Syed A
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Had a chance to dine at Dancing Crab last night and the food was good and the atmosphere was electrifying. I recommend that you make reservations prior to going. Also, I’m a bit disturbed that they reuse the crab headbands from person to person. I...More

Thank plhill
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Was there on my last day in Tokyo. We ordered one crab combo, a Caesar salad and a fries. Was so disappointed with the seafood bag as not a single seafood is fresh. We informed one of the waiter but he don’t understand English. Then...More

2  Thank IreneK2079
Reviewed 24 March 2018

For teenagers and 20 year olds. Noisy silly young adults running around. Food is served on the table without forks knives or chopsticks. OK food, but it doesn't make up for the crazy noise. Call me old, I know.

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a must see! Must experience! Staff are lovely, so nice, informative and friendly. Food is out of this world! And the atmosphere, wowwwww!! I cannot explain how much fun this was to experience!

Thank Brooke A
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We were told return to the restaurant at 9 after putting our name down at half 8. Returned at 9 and didnt get seated for another 35 minutes. Thet proceeded to let bigger groups get a table before us as there was only 2 of...More

Thank Jacinta W
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We went here tonight and we were asked to return at 9pm. She took our details and we went back exactly on time. We waited 35 mins for a table. No one apologised and people seemed to be taken before us. Very frustrating when your...More

1  Thank Rachelhawkins
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

At first I fell in love with the place, and the atmosphere and food are gr8 don't take me wrong, but I would definitely advise to hire staff that are fluent in english as we tried so hard to make some changes in our orders...More

Thank juanpabloc701
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

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$53
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 23:30
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11:30 - 15:30
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11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-37-12 Shinjuku | 2F Shinjuku NOWA Bldg., Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-6380-5151
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Welcome to Dancing Crab! We serve American country-style Cajun seafood such as crab, shrimp and shellfish in rich flavors. Enjoy eating with your hands and have a great time with us!
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