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1-2-7 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0023, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3342-7808
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  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
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“skewers” (6 reviews)
“yakitori” (7 reviews)
“clams” (2 reviews)
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1-2-7 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0023, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

If you are in Shinjuku you have to eat in Yakitori Alley. The alley restaurants (for want of a better word) are tiny places with only a few seats. Some restaurants are friendlier than others. Menus are typically in Japanese, but some do have English...More

Thank debrariedel
Reviewed 23 December 2016

One dining experience that you should really plan on trying if you find yourself in Japan is the yokocho or alleyway restaurants that are crammed full of tiny yakitori restaurants. Most of these restaurants only have a dozen or so seats and are only open...More

1  Thank pennyandrusty
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

There is an alley between the railway lines and the main street that is just like a step into another world. I dont know how we found it. We weren't looking for it, but it sort of pulled us in. We had eaten already so...More

Thank andy-n-deb
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Few days ago, I introduced a friend to “Omoide Yokocho” which is also known as “Piss Alley”. Back in the day there was no bathrooms available so the patrons would literally just piss in the alley. Nowadays they have a communal bathroom for all the...More

Thank SZclarson
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Wow! What a place. This is a fantastic hole in the wall (literally) with a real mom & pop feel. The food is grilled as you order it, and the beer is cheap. In the heart of Shinjuku you can have authentic yakitori with salarymen...More

1  Thank Will J
Reviewed 12 November 2014

My 2nd time at this place. If you ask me is the food best, I would said is average and it taste the same as stores around. But what interest me to be back is the " home" feel. Aunt or grandma that grill the...More

1  Thank SKHO1976
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Fukuhachi is our sentimental favorite back-alley, hole-in-the-wall, down and dirty dining establishment, apparently in the world. Since our first serendipitous meal there a couple of years ago, my wife and I have made it a point to stop by for a bite and a beverage...More

3  Thank Hankshanker
Reviewed 15 April 2013

This place, like so many others on the street, only has seats for 10 people, maybe less. You can choose from a great selection of seafood, meat and vegetables on skewers, that will be cooked to order right in front of you. There is plenty...More

1  Thank mebanana
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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  • Address: 1-2-7 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0023, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3342-7808
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