In Shinjuku, Tokyo, there are so many restaurants that it can get overwhelming sometimes! Even when narrowing your search to just one genre, sushi, there are so many great places to choose from. Use this article to help find the perfect sushi option for you!
Conveyor belt sushi, also known as sushi train or kaiten sushi, is a popular option to enjoy quick cheap sushi in a fun way. Here are some of the best places for it in Shinjuku.
They call it the Tuna Demolition Show! And they have good reason to. Maguro Shoten is a tuna specialty restaurant in downtown Shinjuku, in the very heart of red light district Kabukicho. They offer a daily Tuna dismantling and carving show that will leave you drooling for some fresh tuna. Don't be deterred by the red light district location though, it's the perfect place for some great food and some truly good-fun entertainment! If you love tuna or sashimi, this is the place to be! You definitely won't be disappointed!
This creative sushi restaurant in Tokyo's Funamachi area offers outstanding yet affordable sushi that was good enough to earn Michelin's Bib Gourmand award (for great food that is affordable). If you're on a budget and looking for fantastic sushi that won't break the bank, this is a surefire option.
If you want good sushi in Shinjuku that is not too hard on your wallet, you should check out these 5 selected restaurants!
Catch your own dinner in downtown Tokyo! You wouldn't believe me if I told you that you can actually catch your own dinner on a boat in the middle of Tokyo. Better yet, from the comfort of your own table! Fishing Restaurant Zauo opens its doors every night to the public to try their luck at catching their own dinner!
Located 30 seconds away from Shinjuku station, you will find "Odakyu Ace", which is where this restaurant is located. It just opened on 5/10, and you can have a rare experience of comparing different types of uni (sea urchin)!