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Xi’an Chinese Restaurant Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo

Soup dumplings at Xian Chinese Restaurant Nishi-Shinjuku

Xi’an Chinese Restaurant is a popular Chinese Restaurant serving food from Xi’an in western China. Street food, dumplings, roast duck / pork, stir fries and Chinese Hot Pot. Located on the Western side of Shinjuku train station, just a few minutes

Posted in Asian, Chinese, Food, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Spice Heaven Indian Restaurant Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo

Spice Heavan Indian Restaurant Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo

Spice Heaven Indian Restaurant is located within the Shinjuku Park Tower, the same building as the Park Hyatt Tokyo Hotel. A small restaurant serving traditional Indian cuisine. Great Indian decor and friendly staff. Always happy to serve more naan bread during

Posted in Food, Indian, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Gandhi Indian Restaurant Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo

Inside Gandhi Indian Restaurant Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo

Gandhi Indian Restaurant is located within the Washington Hotel in Nishi-Shinjuku, 5 minutes walk from Shinjuku Train Station. Gandhi Indian Restaurant serves up a range of traditional Indian curries and they have a traditional tandoori oven for cooking Tandoori chicken and

Posted in Food, Indian, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Sukhumvit Soi 55 Thai Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Sukhumvit Soi 55 Thai Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Sukhumvit Soi 55 Thai Restaurant is located just 5 minutes walk from Shinjuku Train Station, located on the western side in Nishi-Shinjuku. Sukhumvit Soi 55 Thai Restaurant is a casual Thai Restaurant serving traditional Thai cuisine. At lunch and dinner there

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Godzilla Statue in Tokyo

Godzilla Statue in Tokyo

In Hibiya Square, just a short walk from Hibiya Train Station in Tokyo is a large 3 meter tall Godzilla Statue. This the new Godzilla statue installed in 2018, replacing a much smaller statue that stood at this site for

Posted in Feature article, Ginza, Japan, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Hotels to stay close to Shin-Okubo Tokyo Korean Town

Shin Okubo Korea Town Tokyo

Shin Okubo is a popular place in Shinjuku Tokyo, referred to a Korea Town. Just 1 train stop away from the busy Shinjuku Train Station (2 minutes ride), Shin Okubo is a busy district which is lined with Korean restaurants,

Posted in Feature article, Hotels, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Metropolitan Grill Restaurant Hilton Hotel Shinjuku Tokyo

Metropolitan Grill Steak Restaurant Tokyo

Now this is the place to come for steak in Tokyo. It is not cheap but the cuts of meat are the best I have ever had in Tokyo. Metropolitan Grill Restaurant is located within the Hilton Hotel in Nishi-Shinjuku,

Posted in Food, Japan, Shinjuku, Steak, Steaks, Tokyo

Best Ramen in Nishi Shinjuku Tokyo

Ramen at Hijirya Nishi Shinjuku

Nishi-Shinjuku is the area of Tokyo on the Western side of the busy Shinjuku Train Station. Many visitors to Tokyo stay in Nishi-Shinjuku as there are many business hotels like the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Hilton Hotel, Park Hyatt Hotel, Keio

Posted in Asian, Food, Japan, Japanese, Ramen, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Ichiryu Ramen Restaurant Nishi Shinjuku Tokyo

Ichiryu Ramen Restaurant NishiShinjuku Tokyo

Ichiryu Ramen Restaurant is a famous ramen restaurant which has been serving up delicious Japanese ramen noodle soups since 1955. Located in Nishi-Shinjuku just a few minutes walk from the Western exit of the busy Shinjuku Train Station. Ichiryu have

Posted in Asian, Food, Japan, Japanese, Ramen, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Tenkaippin Ramen Restaurant Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo

Ramen Noodle Soup at Tenkaippin Restaurant Nishi-Shinjuku

Tenkaippen is a famous chain of ramen restaurants all over Tokyo Japan and there is a great Tenkaippin restaurant in Nishi-Shinjuku on the western side of Shinjuku Train Station. Tenkaippin started in Kyoto and now have over 230 restaurants all over

Posted in Asian, Food, Japan, Japanese, Ramen, Shinjuku, Tokyo