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1-15-8 Kabukicho | Maruo Bldg. B1, Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3209-7423
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1-15-8 Kabukicho | Maruo Bldg. B1, Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday

Re-reading recent reviews, I simply don't get it. Yes the food is reasonably priced. In fact, we found it cheap at a bit under 6000 Yen for two people. But "best Japanese Restaurant in Tokyo"..??? You've got to be kidding. This place caters mainly to...More

Thank Prufreck
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There tuna tartare was the best single Japanese appetizer I have ever had. I can’t believe how inexpensive there entrees are. Their scallop and clam entree was delicious and only cost 735 yen (less than $7).

Thank MitchellSheinbaum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was very good....We ate 4 different plates and everything was excellent. Especially the tuna and avocado tartar.....the pork with eggplant was excellent.

1  Thank estiedoron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were lucky to find this restaurant after a long day being the tourist. We selected 4 dishes. All were presented beautifully plus each offered a wonderful taste experience. We felt lucky to arrive early as they continually had to turn patrons...More

Thank grabrush
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing, delicious vegetarian Japanese food- we had tempura, radish salad, egg fried rice, miso aubergine and grilled asparagus. Each and every dish was wonderful- delicately balanced flavours and beautiful presentation, the care taken to produce each dish clearly evident. Very reasonable prices. Staff were helpful...More

Thank mika095
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is fantastic and well priced. Tokyo can present quite a challenge for vegetarians but this authentic, basement eatery provides great standard Japanese fare and has a number of good vegetarian options as well. The service is fast and friendly and the atmosphere is...More

Thank kh7mail
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great gem to find in such a large City. If you're in Tokyo, find this restaurant. The prices are great. It's a solid vegetarian spot and the meat dished are awesome, too.

Thank TimothyB2152
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this small restaurant because of the reviews in Tripadvisor. And it did not disappoint. We were surprised by the taste of every dish that we ordered. We ordered the fish cake: wonderful. The chicken with spicy sauce: great. The pork tongue: a bit...More

Thank AdrianSarwono
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant after seeing the high rating on Ta and left wondering what all the fuss was about? The staff were very polite and the prices reasonable, but the food was just OK. We have eaten at much better places in Shinjuku, so confused...More

2  Thank leehart2017
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Dropped in mid week without a reservation. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Food is well priced and excellent quality.

Thank Rob K
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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6 September 2017|
Response from Katie W | Reviewed this property |
Not big enough for 50 as it's only very small. There are vegetarian options, but they may not be good for strict vegetarians
Jess P
2 August 2017|
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Response from Daniel S | Reviewed this property |
it is only a small restaurant so i don't think you can book. turn up atound 6 and you should be able to get a table
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-15-8 Kabukicho | Maruo Bldg. B1, Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku  >  Kabukicho>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3209-7423
Dear customers I,m sorry when I express it first It costs the table charge of 300yen of one I,m sorry Non smoking seat There is no I,m sorry Please pay all together I,m sorry Lunch is not open I,m sorry. Please refrain from Visit us children. Because Non smoking seat There is no I,m sorry we don't take reservations.Our shop is refusing to visit customers who are not ordering alcohol for a Japanese pub.
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