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1-2-5 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-6457-6089
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“wagyu” (22 reviews)
“yakiniku” (17 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Barbecue, Asian
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
1-2-5 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

A casual yakiniku place. The beef are of decent quality and friendly waiter/waitress. We went back there twice for the value. Note that there is a cover charge for the use of the BBQ.

Thank dkrock51
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Visited this restaurant 3 years back and we decided to visit again this trip. Not much has changed. We ordered some of the premium beef and normal beef. The premium beef was marbled and taste great. Price was for the quality given the location of...More

Thank Esmond T
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We tried a walk-in but had to come back later in the evening. Glad we did. The experience was great. We had our own room and attentive waiter. It is a cook your own barbecue but very tasty indeed. Meat was very tender. We knocked...More

Thank David_Susie
Reviewed 3 November 2017

My wife and I went here, visiting from California. Awesome idea, place, meat, seasoning yourself and cooking your own way!

2  Thank DJ Crazy Legs H
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Right next to golden gai is this lovely restaurant. Yes, it may not look traditional Japanese, however it is great. The quality of meats is high and the beer is cold. You can smoke inside, this may be a turn off for some. Been here...More

Thank Nicholas B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Actually I and my wife didn't mean to dine at this restaurant in the first place. Our original target was a yakiniku restaurant called Toraji, across the street, but it was fully booked and we had to wait for almost two hours to get a...More

Thank bsuchai
Reviewed 5 June 2017

My cousin and I ate here the first night we arrived in Shinjuku. It was a really cool place and had an English menu so we knew what we were ordering! The restaurant is set up in a way where they can section every table...More

Thank Kyra H
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Waste of time and money. Recommended by the hotel as a very good yakiniku place. Meat was below average and prices were way too high. Just avoid.

Thank kimchi_chigae
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

I came without reservation and got in quickly. Great food very recommended Wagyu, bit expensive but worth it.

Thank Tomer S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We arrived early evening without a booking. We asked for a table and the staff member was about to send us away and then said that if we waited 10 minutes then they should have a table. When we were seat it was in a...More

Thank SCSLondon
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
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-2-5 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighborhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-6457-6089
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