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  • L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon, Tokyo

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Black laquer, red accents, and floor-to-ceiling windows set the tone for French celebrity chef Joel Robuchon's Roppongi Hills venue, where diners a... More
  • Le Musée

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Lyonnais legend Paul Bocuse's first restaurant outside France occupies the National Art Center's stunning glass-and-steel lobby. It sits atop a thr... More
  • Les Créations de Narisawa

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The brilliant fortysomething chef Yoshihiro Narisawa weds French finesse and Spanish avant-garde savvy with kaiseki aesthetics and a passion for lo... More
  • Les Saisons

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Some of the world’s best French restaurants can be found in Tokyo, and our favorite among them is elegant Les Saisons, in the Imperial Hotel. At th... More
  • Maisen

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Tuck into a succulent Kurobuta-pork tonkatsu (cutlet) in a shaggy crisp panko crust. More
  • Matsugen, Tokyo

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    For fans of soba noodles, texture is key, and noodle shop Matsugen is reputed to have perfected it. Located on the third floor of a Ginza office to... More
  • Mikimoto Lounge

    Well heeled Ginza shoppers and ladies who lunch converge at the lounge on the 3rd floor of Mikimoto's Ginza 2 Building, also known as "the Swiss Ch... More
  • MochiCream

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    The polished shop puts a twist on traditional Japanese mochi (glutinous rice cakes) by injecting them with fluffy cream, along with the standard re... More
  • Monja Hazama

    On a single street in Tsukishima (a manmade island in the city), there are approximately 50 restaurants serving monja, a kind of pancake (some say ... More
  • Nihonbashi Yukari

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Chef Kimio Nonaga gained acclaim as the winner of the 2002 Iron Chef competition and has catered meals for the Imperial household, but his traditio... More
  • Nihonryori Ryugin

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The accolades for chef Seji Yamamoto's Nihonryori Ryugin are impressive: three Michelin stars and status as one the world's top 50 restaurants as d... More
  • Nodaiwa

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Considered one of the finest unagi (freshwater eel) houses in Japan, Michelin-starred Nodaiwa is located in a free-standing, three-story wood and p... More
  • Omotenashi BAR at Isetan

  • Omotesando Ukai-tei

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Considered by some to be the best teppanyaki (iron grill) restaurant in Tokyo, Omotoesando Ukai Tei recreates the ambience of a 19th-century wealth... More
  • Owan

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The restaurant is obscured behind a dramatic façade of weathered steel and glass. Regulars love this spot not just for the gently priced omakase me... More

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