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Saneicho, Shinjuku 160-0008, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3355-6338
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good57%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
4 Sep 2016
“Great food in a lived in atmosphere.”
5 Jul 2016
“Never really enjoyed Tongue until I found this spot”
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$$ - $$$
Saneicho, Shinjuku 160-0008, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed September 4, 2016

Almost got the tongue others have reviewed but went with a fish dish. Ample sides. Delicious. Cold beer. Spontaneously walked in because of the look of the place. Will grab lunch there again

Thank Scott T
Reviewed July 5, 2016

Eclectic, rustic, crowded with very tight uncomfortable seating but all worthwhile for the food and the ambiance. Owner is a hoot as well if you speak Japanese and frequent the establishment. And the Tongue Stew literally melts in your mouth (many jokes possible here but...More

Thank Jack F
Reviewed April 12, 2016

Very nice small restaurant, fast and accurate service and good food, especially the soba and frying.

Thank SettembreNero
Reviewed December 26, 2015

This restaurant specializes in tongue and they do it well! Boiled tongue is their most poplar dish and it's served with a dab of wasabi. Perfectly seasoned and cooked, it's tender and slides down like buttah. The grilled tongue is pretty good and that comes...More

Thank Kimbo B
Yotsuya / Iidabashi
Yotsuya and Iidabashi are areas that developed around
the outer moat of the Imperial palace. Nearby in
Kagurazaka, there is an old red-light district with a
photogenic feel evocative of the ambiance of old
Tokyo. Narrow paths with stone paving remain to this
day, and there are long-standing restaurants with
geishas and quaint old cafes in townhouse buildings.
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  • Address: Saneicho, Shinjuku 160-0008, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Yotsuya, Iidabashi
  • Neighbourhood: Yotsuya, Iidabashi
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3355-6338
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