Yakitori is barbeque meat on a stick cooked over charcoal. The meat is usually chicken but yakitori is one of the most delicious bbq meat that you will ever eat in Japan. Here are the 10 best yakitori restaurants you can find in Shinjuku Tokyo Japan!
Only 1 minute walk from Seibu Shinjuku station provides the freshest chicken you can eat in Shinjuku. They provide juicy but crunchy yakitori chicken with their own special spices. Highly recommended.
Everyday: 17: 00 ~ 5:00 (next morning)
1-26-7 Kabukicho Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Eightville 1F
Tel: +81 3-3200-0123
Shinjuku Tavern Imaiya 新宿 居酒屋 今井屋本店
This place is recommended for people who want to go on a date. It provides private rooms and it is very luxurious. They specialize in Hinai chicken which is a chicken that is fed an all vegetarian diet like clover, tomatoes and apple. They run out of this chicken very quickly and you are only allowed to order one serving for every person.
Everyday: Lunch 11: 30 ~ 14:30, Dinner 17:00 ~ 24 :00
3-33-10 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo Shinjuku Moriere Bill B1F
Tel: +81 50-7300-2332
Torita Mura 鳥田むら 本店 トリタムラホンテン
Very popular with the locals and on some days you need a reservation because it can get very busy and you may have to line up. It is one of the oldest yakitori shops in Tokyo and many television programs have been made on this restaurant. It is recommended to get the set 6 yakitori.
Monday to Saturday: 17: 00 ~ 3: 00 (next day)
Closed on Sunday
3-11-2 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo