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Torigen Shinjuku Nishiguchi

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1-12-7 Nishishinjuku | 1F-2F 2nd Shinsei Bldg., Shinjuku 160-0023, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-3346-2662
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11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:30
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:30
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 23:30
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217 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Mainly known for their chicken dishes. Good choices of skewers available (photo of the skewers section included). Really enjoyed the chicken gizzards, shiitake mushrooms, green peppers, chicken liver skewers etc. refreshing edamame and cucumber dishes were good too. Pros: Comfortable restaurant environment that was welcoming. An English menu with photos was available. Staff were helpful with the menu options. The... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Great place for a snack and beer inside especially in winter to avoid the outdoors! Priced a little higher than memory lane but definitely more comfy!

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Thank Wyn B
Brisbane, Australia
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

This place was a surprise find in an alleyway style line of restaurants in Shinjuku. Meals were cheap (we paid ¥990ea for a massive set menu), altho the yakitori looked a little bit exxy. Food came out quick, and was delicious! Staff didn't speak English but they had an English menu which made it easy to order. Only thing that... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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89 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

If you're staying in the Shinjuku area, you would most probably pass by this place if you are checking out the Yodobashi at Shinjuku. The Yakitori is delicious. Had the Chicken set, Quail Eggs, Chicken Liver, Chicken Heart, Meat Ball with Miso and Oyster wrapped with Bacon. Also had a half portion of Soba. The meat was tender and had... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2014

We stopped in here because it had an English menu! Ha! The food was actually really good! I had the cucumbers and shrimp spring roll and some other things and my husband had lots of the skewers and miso soup! No complaints about the food, it was fantastic. We were shocked when we hit the bill - we felt is... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2014

We went as a group of 14 people to have dinner at this restaurant which was within short walking distance from Keio Plaza Hotel where we were all staying. The ambiance had a “local Japanese” feel from the entrance, past the small main door into a smoke filled ground floor kitchen and dining area. You can see through the dimly... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2013

Nice quite "local" feeling restaurant in middle of Shinjuku "electronics" area. The food was good, and there were a large selection of Umeshu and Sake available. The food was mostly grilled on a goal grill at the center of main hall. The Chefs greeted every entering and leaving customer with a chorused cry, so at least the seats by the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$9
Cuisine
Japanese
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-12-7 Nishishinjuku | 1F-2F 2nd Shinsei Bldg., Shinjuku 160-0023, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3346-2662

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Shinjuku
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 cherry-blossom viewing in March and April. In Shinjuku, many restaurants operate all night, and districts such as Omoide Yokocho (Memory Lane) or Shinjuku Golden Machi have back streets filled with tiny restaurants and bars that reflect each owner’s unique taste and style.
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