Most Unique Restaurants in Tokyo


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If you got fed up with typical food and restaurants in Japan, here are some of the most unique and amazing themed restaurants in Tokyo you have never seen before! Picrumb has picked some of the coolest and the most unusual ones among dozens that you can enjoy with your friends and families. Get ready to be shocked! Take a look at "More detail & Direction guide" for each restaurant where Picrumb shows the real pictures with arrows and texts to guide you along.

Robot Restaurant (ロボットレストラン) in Shinjuku

Robot Restaurant in Shinjuku

Restaurant : Robot Restaurant 

Phone : 050-5869-5074

Address : 1-7-1, Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo Shinjuku robot building B2F

Nearest Station : JR Shinjuku Station, East Exit

Open Hour : From 19:00 to 23:00

Price : [Dinner] 5,000- yen 5,999 yen

Credit Card : (VISA, MASTER, JCB)

Seats : 132 seats

Menu : English Menu Available

How to Book : Get 15% Discount Here


Robot Restaurant is one of the most famous themed restaurants in Japan.  It is entertaining, astonishing, overwhelming, crazy, and perhaps equally pointless. That is how hard it is to describe the experience in one word about the Robot Restaurant, one of the most well-known attractions in Tokyo ...

Zauo (ざうお) in Shinjuku

Zauo in Shinjuku

Restaurant: Zauo Shinjuku-ten

Phone: 050-5868-3327

Address: Shinjuku Washington Hotel 1F, 3-2-9, Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 

Nearest Station: JR Shinjuku Station South Exit

Open Hour: [Mon-Fri] from 11:30 to 14:30 (L.O.14:00) and 17:00 to 23:00 (L.O.22:00) , Sat, Sun, Hol 11:30 to 23:00(L.O.22:00)

Price: [Lunch] 2,000 yen - 2,999 yen, [Dinner] 4,000 yen - 5,999 yen

Credit Card: (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners))

Seats: 250 seats (tables, a room, kotatsu set)

Menu : English menu available

Note: Advance Reservation is recommended


Zauo has an astonishing scenery from the entrance where you would find a giant wooden boat set in the middle of the room making it look like it is floating on the water.  Then the next unusual or rather shocking scenery you would come across is the considerable amount of live fish swimming around its boat! ...

Ninja Akasaka (ニンジャ アカサカ) in Akasaka Mitsuke

Ninja Akasaka
Ninja Akasaka

Restaurant : Ninja Akasaka 

Phone : 03-5157-3936

Address : 2-14-3, Nagatacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Tokyu plaza Akasaka 1F

Nearest Station : Akasaka Mitsuke Station

Open Hour : [Mon - Sat] from 5:00 PM to 1:00 AM (DC22:30)

Price : [Dinner] 10,000- yen 14,999 yen [Lunch] 6,000- yen 7,999 yen

Credit Card : (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners))

Seats : 128 seats

Menu : English Menu Available


When you first get to this place, you may find it difficult to find the restaurant as there is only one small entrance door that stands alone right next to Tokyu Plaza.  As if it is hiding like a Ninja with the black uniform, the entrance to the Ninja restaurant is also hiding in the darkness by the black door almost provocatively ...

Alice in Wonderland (魔法の国のアリス) in Shinjuku

Alice in Wonderland
Alice in Wonderland


Restaurant : Alice in Wonderland 

Phone : 03-3340-2466

Address : Shinjuku Odakyu Halc BF3, 1-5-1, Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

Nearest Station : JR Shinjuku Station, East Exit

Picture guide from JR Shinjuku Station, West Exit

Open Hour : Dinner from 17:00 to 24:00 (L.O.23:00)

Lunch from 11:00 to 15:00 (L.O.14:30)

Close : N.A

Price : [Dinner] 3,000- yen 3,999 yen [Lunch] 1,000- yen 1,999 yen

Table Charge : 500 yen (No charges for the course set) + 1 food 1 drink

Credit Card : (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners)

Reservation Recommended : Make Reservation

Smoking : Not Allowed

Seats : 140 Seats

Menu : English Menu Available


Alice in Wonderland is one of the oddest themed restaurants in Tokyo where you may find an astonishing scenery of the world of Alice once you pass the charmingly designed book shaped door at the entrance.  The key red color that creates the virtual world of Alice perfectly matches with the main decoration of the hearts that are set beautifully above the heart shaped table in ...

Kawaii Monster Cafe - The Most Unique Restaurant in Tokyo (Harajuku)

Restaurant : Kawaii Monster Cafe Harajuku

Phone : 050-5589-4611

Address : 4F YM Square Bld, 4-31-10 Jingumae Shibuya-ku Tokyo

Nearest Station : Tokyo Metro Meiji Jingu-mae Station, Exit 5

Open Hour : 

[Mon - Sat, Day before Holiday]

Lunch 11:30AM - 4:30PM(L.O.4:00PM)

Dinner 6:00PM - 10:30PM(L.O 10:00PM)

[Sun, Holidays]

11:00AM - 8:00PM(L.O 7:30PM)

Close : No Holidays

Price : [Dinner] 3,000 - 6,000 yen

Table Charge : 500 yen


Reservation Recommended : Make Reservation

Seats : 193 Seats

Menu : English Menu Available


Kawaii Monster Cafe is not just a restaurant but a world of fantasy and an art that expresses the "kawaii" culture in the heart of Harajuku.  Harajuku is the mecca of the kawaii fashion in Tokyo where you would find many strange looking "fashion monsters" with colorful hairs and eccentric outfits...  

Hoshizora no Nakae (星空の中へ) in Shinjuku

Hoshizora no Nakae
Hoshizora no Nakae


Restaurant: Hoshizora no Nakae (星空の中へ)
Phone: 050-5890-1569 
Address: 1-26-2, Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo Shinjuku
Nomura Building 50F
Nearest Station: JR Shinjuku Station
Open Hour: [Dinner] Mon-Sat 5:00PM - 11:30PM, Sun and Holiday 5:00PM - 11:00PM
Close: N.A
Price Range: [Dinner]¥5,000~¥5,999
Credit Card: (VISA, JCB, AMEX, MASTER, Diners)
Seats: 100 seats
Reservation Recommended : Make Free Reservation
Menu : English Menu Available
If you want to arrange one of the most romantic time in Tokyo for your dinner, it may be a good idea to visit Hoshizora no Nakae (meaning "into the star" in Japanese) with an astonishing sky view from the 50th floor of the skyscraper in Shinjuku, while enjoying their exceptional Japanese cuisines including ....

Sengoku Buyuden (戦国武勇伝) in Shinjuku

sengoku buyuden in Shinjuku

Restaurant: Sengoku Buyuden

Phone : 050-5890-1582

Address : T-wing building 4F, 1-6-2, Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

Nearest Station : JR Shinjuku Station East Exit

Open Hour : Mon-Thu 17:00 -24:00 (L.O.23:00), Fri, Sat, Before Holiday 17:00 - 04:30 (L.O.03:30), Sun, Hol 17:00~23:30(L.O.22:30)

Price : [Dinner] 4,000- yen 4,999 yen

Credit Card : (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners)

Reservation Recommended : Make Free Reservation

Seats : 98 Seats

Menu : English menu available


For those who are interested in Japanese history during segoku period (age of civil wars, around 1550-1600), we recommend Sengoku Buyuden.  Many Japanese people (especially men) love Sengoku warriors who fought to rule over the country by wearing those beautiful well made armors. 


This themed restaurant has a great style to create a splendid ambiance ....

Lock Up (ロックアップ) in Shinjuku

Lock Up
Lock Up

Restaurant: Lock Up
Phone: 03-5292-5516
Address: 1-16-3, Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo Shinjuku square building 6F, 7F
Nearest Station: JR Shinjuku Station, East Entrance
Open Hour: 5PM - 5AM, Food L.O. 4:15, Drink L.O. 4:40
Credit Card: (JCB, VISA, MASTER, AMEX, Diners)
Seats: 158 seats
Menu: English menu available
Note: Advance Reservation is recommended
The Lock Up is indisputedly one of the most bizarre themed restaurants in Tokyo in terms of pursuing realism in both interior design and the entertainment they perform to knock the customers flat. 
The adventure begins as soon as the elevator door opens at 7F.  You will ...

Alice in the Fantasy Book (絵本の国のアリス) in Shinjuku

Ehon no Kunino Alice
Ehon no Kunino Alice


Restaurant: Alice in the Fantasy Book (絵本の国のアリス)

Phone: 050-5890-1559 

Address: 1-6-2, Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo T-wing building B2

Nearest Station: JR Shinjuku Station

Open Hour: [Mon-Fri] 17:00-23:30(LO 22:30), [Sat,Sun,Holiday] 16:00-23:30(LO 22:30)

Close: N.A

Price Range: [Dinner]¥4,000~¥4,999

Credit Card: (VISA, JCB, AMEX, Diners)

Reservation Recommended : Make Free Reservation

Seats: 100 seats

Menu : English Menu Available


If you have been to Alice in Wonderland in the past and liked it, you may as well try Alice in the Fantasy Book too to see the astonishing world of Alice again. Only when this time, you are not going to the wonderland, but to the world of the picture book where you will find whole bunch of clippings from the picture ...

Shimantogawa (四万十川) in Yurakucho Tokyo


Restaurant: Shimantogawa (四万十川)

Phone: 050-5890-1591 

Address: 2-1-21, Yurakucho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 

Nearest Station: JR Yurakucho Station

Open Hour: Mon-Sun 16:00~23:30

Close: N.A

Price Range: [Dinner]¥4,000~¥4,999

Credit Card: (AMEX, Diners, VISA)

eservation Recommended : Make Free Reservation

Seats: 125 seats

Menu: English menu available


Shimantogawa is one of the most unique restaurants where you can experience a whole new world of Kouchi Prefecture.  Once you step inside this restaurant, you will find a beautiful creek right next to your seats and a big old tree in the middle of the room that is creating an outstanding atmosphere of the pure Japanese style while listening to the beautiful sound of the ....

Warayakiya (わらやき屋) in Ginza Yurakucho


Restaurant: Warayakiya Ginza (わらやき屋 銀座)

Phone: 03-3574-5252

Address: 6F Ginza Nohgakudo Bld 6-5-15, Ginza Chuo-ku Tokyo

Nearest Station: JR Yurakucho Station, Central Entrance

Open Hour: Mon-Thu, Sat 5:00PM - 11:00PM (L.O 10:00PM), 

Fri, before Holidays 5:00PM - 2:00AM (L.O. 1:00AM)

Close: Sundays and Holidays

Price Range: [Dinner]¥4,000 - ¥6,000

Credit Card: (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners)

Reservation Recommended : Make Free Reservation

Seats: 128 seats

Service Charge: 380 yen

Menu: English menu available


Kouchi Prefecture, which is located at Shikoku area (the southern part of Japan), has established their own cuisine called Warayaki (straw firing).  


You may be able to see the well trained chefs straw fire up to 800 - 1000 degrees to roast their fresh ingredients on their frying pan and pulls it out from the fire at the best timing.  Try their bonito (katsuo) roasted over the ...

Alcatraz ER (アルカトラズ イーアール) in Shibuya

Alcatraz ER in Shibuya
Alcatraz ER in Shibuya

Restaurant : Alcatraz ER

Phone : 03-3770-7100

Address : 2-13-5, Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo harvest building 2F

Nearest Station : JR Shibuya Station / Hachiko Statue

Open Hour : [Sun-Thu] 17:00~23:30(L.O.23:00) [Fri, Sat, before Hol] 17:00 - next 4:00(L.O.3:00)

Close : Open 365 days

Price : [Dinner] 4,000- yen 4,999 yen [Lunch] 2,000- yen 2,999 yen

Credit Card : (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners)

Seats : 150 seats

Menu : English Menu Available


One of the most unique and eccentric scenes you will encounter among various kinds of themed restaurant in Tokyo must be the Alcatraz ER in Shibuya where you will find the shocking skeleton skull at the entrance and the fake dead bodies laying under the floor as you pass by (and more!) ...

Maidreamin (メイドリーミン) in Shibuya

Maidreamin in Shibuya
Maidreamin in Shibuya

Restaurant: Maidreamin Shibuyaten

Phone: 03-6427-8398
Address: 30-1, Udagawacho, Shibuya-ku Tokyo, Horaiya Building B1
Nearest Station: JR Shibuya Station, In front of Hachiko statue
Open Hour: Weekday 15:00 to 23:00, Fri and before Holiday 15:00 - next day 5:00AM
Close: Open 365 days
Price: [Lunch] 1,000- yen 1,999 yen, [Dinner] 2,000- yen 2,999 yen
Credit Card: (VISA, MASTER)
Seats: 50 seats
Not only Maidreamin is fun with full of exciting entertainment with friendly Maids, but also very relaxing place where many customers just sit back to enjoy its mysterious ambiance.  The first timers who want to have unique experiences in Japan are always welcome ...

Nanairo Temariuta (七色てまりうた) in Shinjuku

Nanairo Temariuta in Shinjuku
Nanairo Temariuta in Shinjuku

Restaurant : Nanairo Temariuta

Phone : 050-5869-7461

Address : Hugh max pavilion Shinjuku East Exit 5F, 3-28-10, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

Nearest Station : JR Shinjuku Station, East Exit

Open Hour : Tue - Sat 17:00 to 04:00 (L.O.03:00), Mon, Sun, and Hol 17:00 to 24:00 (L.O.23:00)

Close : ※ year-end and New Year holidays

Price : [Dinner] 3,000- yen 3,999 yen

Credit Card : (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX)

Reservation Recommended : Make Free Reservation

Seats : 120 Seats

Menu : English Menu Available


Temari is a traditional Japanese handball used as a toy and gradually became an art as the time passed, with the functional stitching becoming more decorative and detailed.  Nanairo Temari Uta has made a sensational way of making the Temari (that is merely an old colorful object) well known ...

Capcom Bar (カプコンバー) in Shinjuku

Capcom Bar in Shinjuku
Capcom Bar in Shinjuku

Restaurant: Capcom Bar

Phone: 0120-706-732
Address: 1-3-16, Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Pasera Resorts Shinjuku 1F
Nearest Station: JR Shinjuku Station, East Exit
Open Hour: Mon-Fri 14:30 to 24:00 Sat, Sun, Hol 12:00 to 24:00
Close: Open 365 days
Price : [Lunch]¥1,000~¥1,999, [Dinner]¥2,000~¥2,999
Credit Card: (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners))
Seats: 32 seats
Menu : English Menu Available
Note: Advance Reservation is recommended
What makes this unique bar so attractive for the locals and foreigners may be because of their special affinity for the popular characters in Street Fighters, Resident Evil (Bio Hazard), Basara, Ace Attorney, etc, where they might feel the sense of unity for recognizing what those characters are in the CAPCOM games worldwide ...


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