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Menya Kaijin

2F, 3-35-7 Shinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3356-5658
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“ramen” (15 reviews)
“nigiri” (2 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
11:00 - 15:00All hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
2F, 3-35-7 Shinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't judge a book by its front cover! The venue is located on the 2nd floor and is nothing flash, but what it lacks In appearance it definitely makes up in taste and service!!! The crowds speak for themselves... We dined her twice and couldn't...More

Thank Yashar K
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

So many folks have tried to describe how to get here, I won't repeat that. This joint serves clear seafood broth ramen, which is very different from the usual ones usually made with chicken or pork bones. It tasted really good. Ramen texture was just...More

Thank superflydmw
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant serves great ramen, The entrance may look shady a bit, but don't worry about it, it was safe and the staff were really friendly, although they have English menus, the place was full with locals which is always a good sign for a...More

Thank humen1989
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I'm writing this review really to post the photos at street level to help people find this place. Look for the red building with the claw machines next door and then the staircase. It took me a while to find this place so this review...More

3  Thank 88_elwood_88
Reviewed 28 December 2016

we came across this restaurant from the Halal Apps. It was a bit tricky to find the restaurant since there's no signboard in English. A local guy help to show us the way, it's on the 2nd floor opposite to the Southeast exit of Shinjuku...More

Thank sueraya
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Recommended this place by a few people. Some difficulty finding it - up a set of stairs (the name of the restaurant is written on the steps), but well worth it. Quite a busy place with locals - always a good sign. Whilst still in...More

Thank Azhar M
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

this ramen is a bit unique as it used seafood as the based of the soup. although it is located in the middle of shinjuku crowd, you barely can see the place as there is no signage in english. so once the map says you...More

Thank Nadya W
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

It's close to shinjuku station go to southeast exit just go straight the restaurant is in 2nd floor, you can see the sign by the picture of fish. The ramen made by seafood broth. I recommended it for moslem traveler.

Thank Mila_milli21
Reviewed 29 May 2016

After a short walk from Shinjuku station that was followed by a narrow staircase up, a gem was uncovered. Menya Kaijin is an unassuming eatery that serves simple yet delicious ramen. English menus were readily available as well as instructions on how to "cook" the...More

2  Thank kohzhanhao
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Good for travellers on a budget. Generous portion of ramen to satisfy hunger! Broth that accompanied ramen was fresh and delicious.

Thank RuffRuss
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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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$8 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2F, 3-35-7 Shinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3356-5658
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