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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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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 24 June 2018

Easy to find, based off google maps - has a picture of the entrance. Down the stairs. Food was great. Just be aware that it is a smoking friendly restaurant (as most in this area) Has an english menu. Polite staff

Thank YerburyR
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This cosy gem is a fantastic place to eat in Shinjuku. They have an English menu but the food is authentic. Service was excellent. Would highly recommend!!!!

Thank Jaynette
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

The best restaurant I’ve eaten in. Just mind blowing, fresh quality with reasonable prices. Great, friendly service. Highly recommended. It’s a small restaurant so you’ll need to be early if you haven’t booked.

2  Thank HighSocietyLondon
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We went here for my birthday dinner and the meal from start to finish was incredible! Staff were super attentive, the food selection was great and came out super quick, we ordered a few things to share out of our comfort zone and we loved...More

2  Thank Angie L
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We came to this place for the great reviews and it was so close to our hotel! Tucked away In a side street it’s easy to miss! The entrance walks straight down stairs into a cozy area. Tried sashimi for the first time In Japan...More

1  Thank Bennymoran
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We ate here twice during our 4 nights in Shinjuku. Each time the food was delicious. We enjoyed various small disheveled fish, seafood and vegetables. We don't eat meat and this sometimes proved problematic during our travels in Japan. Therefore we really enjoyed the options...More

1  Thank Casbella
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful dinner here! Great selection of dishes, and the host was so friendly and kind. He gave us a free gyoza appetizer and chopstick pointers. Very reasonably priced, 77 yen for dinner for 4 with drinks and 10 dishes! Like others said, it’s very much...More

2  Thank pmountt
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We came after reading all the good comments and were quite frankly very disappointed. It was the end of my trip in Japan so having experienced all this amazing food during our 2 weeks trip we were quite excited about this 5 stars restaurant! The...More

Thank Johanne M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We luckily came across Kuriya on Tripadvisor prior to our trip. We starred it on Google Maps and found it, no problem. They have a nice english menu with pictures of their dishes. We tried the softshell crab and Japanese style rice. The prices were...More

1  Thank lobaker1
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Small and sexy resturant in Shinjuku ! Very good tempura and sashimi. Good selection of drinks. English menu.

1  Thank Eoloperfido
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, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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