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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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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tofu” (9 reviews)
“skewers” (10 reviews)
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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 3 days ago

We absolutely loved our meal here - it was the first we had on our recent trip to Japan and was our favourite. We arrived around 7pm on a Tuesday night without a reservation but they welcomed us warmly and we were seated after a...More

Thank 327sunnyr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there with my family of 7 (3 tables)-tried the chicken skin dumpling (very unique), soft shell crab (tasty), vegetable and seafood tempura (so so), omelette (ok), fish (so so on the dry side slightly over cooked), oysters (good but not as good as previous...More

Thank pakc2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recomnended! High quality food and very nice staffs! Cosy place in the heart of Shinjuko.....

Thank 178hatefm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and good portions but they brought us the bill really fast because they said that they were closing so they didn't give to us the possibility to order more food! Not so gentle! Price it's OK!

Thank matteoar92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on strength of the TA reviews, and the place lived up to its high ranking. They were very busy, and only had a table if we agreed to be out in an hour to accommodate a reservation. Fair enough. Tuna and avocado carpaccio...More

Thank triathlete1969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was very welcoming and friendly, and service was good and quick. The staff also spoke good English, which helped us foreigners. We took the 3 piece sashimi dish, which was great all around, best we had in Japan. Other dishes were good as...More

Thank OnAir43331580141
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate a two person good lunch, 2500 yen, with two different curses of good Japanese food. Speaks ferly good English. Crowed at lunch time.

Thank 298magnusk
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

I was perhaps too keen to try this based on it being number 1 in shinjuku on TripAdvisor. From that point of view it disappoints. Very average and unexciting food and in a city like Tokyo it seems a shame to play it so safe....More

Thank Harry F
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the location, atmosphere, food and service!!! Would definitely recommend. We had the chicken skewers, Tuna and avocado tower, Japanese fried rice and the snapper.

Thank ShannonP1721
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Small restaurant that cooked good home style Japanese cuisine. Me and my friends had ordered almost 10 dishes, all of them were great. Price was extremely resonable, i considered very much value to money. Since the restaurant is very small, recommend to do the reservation...More

2  Thank proadklao
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Questions & Answers
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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. Sunday is off for the December period.
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