3 Restaurants Nearby Tokyo Tower You Should Definitely Try!
The iconic landmark of Tokyo, which is also one of the most famous sightseeing spots in Japan, Tokyo Tower, is surrounded by many great restaurants for you to try. From expensive Kaiseki Restaurants to reasonable ramen shops, the area offers you wide varieties of gourmet to try. Today we’ve listed three different restaurants offering you superb food that you can try to spoil your belly!
1. Tokyo Shiba Tofuya Ukai
If you love tofu, you should definitely visit Tofuya Ukai for its exceptional tofu cuisines!
Famous among both the locals and the tourists, Tofuya Ukai is one of the best restaurants in Japan serving exquisite tofu and kaiseki cuisines.
Tofuya is located a little bit further from Tokyo Tower, and it offers not just soft, fluffy, and juicy tofu cuisines made with carefully selected fine soybeans and high quality mineral water. The texture of the tofu offered at Ukai is very soft and fluffy, but juicy at the same time. Once you take a bite of the tofu, it melts right away in your mouth, providing your mouth a milky after taste.
Ukai offers both lunch and dinner courses, consisting fresh sashimi and other beautiful kaiseki dishes. Ukai is always difficult to reserve, so we strongly recommend you to book this restaurant in advance when visiting Tokyo!
Tokyo Shiba Tofuya Ukai
4-4-13 Shibakoen, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Close on Monday (once a month)
5-minute walk from Akebanebashi Station
2. Birinka Hanten
If you love Chinese food but have low budget for food, then you should definitely visit Birinka Hanten for its exceptional foods!
Birinka Hanten is famous for its wide varieties of Chinese foods, which all of them are available at a very decent price. The dinner course is a little bit expensive, but the lunch set at Birinka Hanten only costs around JPY 1,000 (tax incl.) only!
Decorated mainly in black and dark brown color, Birinka Hanten offers modern and chic atmospheres, making this restaurant is famous among young people and Japanese celebrities as well.
The foods at Birinka Hanten are made with the finest and the best ingredients only, which are carefully selected and prepared by its top-notch chefs!
Azabu Seikosha Building 2F, 3-4-10 Azabudai, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Lunch 11:30-15:00 / Dinner 17:30-22:30
Close on Sunday’s lunch time
7-minute walk from Roppongi Itchome Station
Tempura is one of the most iconic Japanese food, and it is loved by both the locals and the tourists. Tenshiba is one of the best tempura restaurants in Tokyo, and it is located inside The Prince Park Tower Tokyo.
Tenshiba is located on the basement of The Prince Park Tower Tokyo, and it offers both table and counter seats to its guests. The tempura pieces served at Tenshiba are very crispy on the outside, and fluffy on the inside. The tempura pieces are very juicy as well, as you can taste the umami of the ingredients as you bite them.
The price of the lunch and dinner at Tenshiba is a little bit expensive compare to other tempura restaurants, but Tenshiba offers you wide varieties of tempura, all made from the freshest and the finest ingredients. If you sit at the counter seats, you can enjoy watching the chefs preparing the tempura for you, so we strongly recommend you to get the counter seats if you have the chance!
The Prince Park Tower Tokyo B1F, 4-8-1 Shibakoen, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Lunch 11:30-15:00 / Dinner 17:00-22:00
3-minute walk from Akabanebashi Station