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Asakusa Imahan Isetan Shinjuku

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3-14-1 Shinjuku | Isetan Shinjuku B1F, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-3352-1111
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Tel Aviv District, Israel
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Located in central Shinjuku, Imahan restaurant offers excellent traditional Japanese food such as Sukiyaki and Shabu Shabu. The quality of the food is excellent and it is beautifully arranged. furthermore, there is a menu in English (quite uncommon for traditional restaurants) and even the waiters speak a bit of English. There is also a business lunch menu for reasonable prices.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The sukiyaki was amazing, all three pieces of it, and the shabu shabu was pretty good, all four pieces of it. We only chose the quality beef and not the high quality one but the 14000 yen price tag was a little hard to swallow. That said, the service was amazing and we both still managed to be full.

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Singapore, Singapore
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37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is the best sukiyaki I've had in Tokyo! There are three types of beef that you can pick for sukiyaki or shabu shabu - standard, quality or premium. This is my second visit and I've still chosen the sukiyaki. The beef melts in your mouth and is so flavourful! The first time I went was for dinner, the restaurant... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Prior to our trip to Japan, we were recommended by friends to go and eat at Imahan if we got the chance. Went there our first day in Shinjuku for lunch and was not disappointed! I had a Yakiniku set meal (can't remember exactly which one) and my partner had Shabu Shabu. We both enjoyed the food tremendously and will... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

I went in for dinner with a friend and had the wagyu beef sukiyaki which was delicious. Very traditional Japanese sukiyaki. The meal with a few drinks ended up costing around 16,000Yen (around A$200) which I think is expensive. The beef is very high quality so I guess it reflects the price

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Love the beef here... Never fail me... Service depends.. Can be extra good to average. Recommended place to come for beef..

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

Imahan is a must visit for me every time we are in Tokyo. The quality of the tofu and vegetables are always good. The beef really is the star of the show. Normal beef is already good and the superior grade beef even better. The beef dipped in the egg, what more can you ask for. What I found surprisingly... More 

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Senggigi, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

Had early dinner for shabu shabu here with all of the family, and it was really something! Service was really great, we were served by a Japanese women wearing kimono, who didn't speak English very well, but somehow very kind and served us very well, that all of us even enjoyed the food more. Tasty and quite pricey.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

Good quality fatty wagyu beef slices. Don't be shocked to see only 3-4 slices per set per person. We were initially worried that it won't be sufficient. But honestly coz these are really fatty meat, we were full after 3-4 slices each. The sukiyaki is definitely more unique. The way they do it is very different from the way I... More 

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Merry Land
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

I travel to Japan once or twice a year, and usually stay the Hilton Tokyo Bay. My favorite restaurant is the branch of Imahan located in the "Downtown Disney" of the Tokyo Disney Resort known as Ikspiari. It's a mostly-enclosed shopping mall that is high-end and interesting (not at all like a regular mall, it's filled with genuinely interesting shops,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-14-1 Shinjuku | Isetan Shinjuku B1F, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3352-1111

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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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