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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%
Travellers talk about
“tofu” (8 reviews)
“skewers” (9 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:00 Hours
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1-15-8 Kabukicho | Maruo Bldg. B1, Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 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 22 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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 20 September 2018 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

1  Thank AdrianSarwono
Reviewed 16 September 2018 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

3  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
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Where do I start..stumbled across this restaurant purely by (very lucky)accident ..nondescript frontage in tourist strip of Shinjuku ..down narrow staircase..to discover a wonderful old world space with very busy one waiter and the best Japanese food have had in tokyo for ridiculously cheap prices...More

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This small restaurant is in the basement, but it produces fantastic food. The Sushi was to die for - truly amazing. The waiter was really helpful and suggested a number of dishes which we tried and all were good. You can't book, but if you...More

Thank ScottyRam
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Small comfortable place with not many tables, fast service and delicious food! English menu with many dish pics. Don't miss the garlic pork skewer! Soooo good! So cheap.. About reservations.. you should reserve, but we were lucky as a couple just left when we arrived...More

Thank shabi b
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We had a great meal with the family at this restaurant in the heart of Shinjuku. The owners speak English and will take reservations over the phone.

1  Thank GeoffCB
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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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.
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