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Cheap and Tasty! Familiar ‘Kushikatsu-Tanaka Shinjuku Sanchome’

Kushikatsu Tanaka (串カツ田中) is a restaurant that will provide you a delicious food in a cheap price. It has originated from Osaka.

It is a 2 minutes’ walking distance from Shinjuku Sanchome Station. When you go down a narrow road with Marui Men on your back and Daily Yamazaki on your left, you will see a sign in large letters written “Tanaka”. Red and yellow paper lanterns here form a little a landmark for the place.

Because it is a restaurant on the first floor, you can sense bustle of cooking and eating from closeby.

Agetate Kushikatsu (Fried skewer cutlets) will cost you from 100 yen per piece. Besides meat, fish and vegetables, there are also a variant of skewer such as cookie & cream skewer (150 yen). Pickling the sauce twice is prohibited.


Freshly, crunchy skewer cutlets

Draft Beer (Premium Malt’s), Sour, Mug Cocktail will cost 399 yen.


Peach Oolong 399 yen

Charge is 250 yen. Refill of Otoshi Cabbage is also free.

A la carte menu is also abundant. Potato salad (390 yen) will come in a suribachi (grinding-bowl) and you have to mix and make it by yourself. You can get one drink service with coupon usage. Here, you can get full at 2000 yen.


Gari shochu (ガリ酎) 399 yen

There is also course menu such as all-you-can-eat of Kushikatsu (1480 yen), all-you-can-eat of Takoyaki with all-you-can-drink of 2 hours (2980 yen) and much more.

On Saturday, Sunday and Public holidays, this restaurant will open from 12 o’clock. It is a valuable spot for those who want to drink from noon. It is a completely non-smoking restaurant. From adults to children, here you can enjoy the flavour of Osaka’s traditional B grade gourmet at a reasonable price.

★ There are also many other branches in Shinjuku such as Shinjuku Kabukicho, Higashi Shinjuku, “Standing bar” Shinjuku Keio Frente, Kagurazaka and Takadanobaba.


Restaurant Name Kushikatsu-Tanaka Shinjuku Sanchome (串カツ田中 新宿三丁目)
Address 3-12-4 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
TEL 03-6274-8594
Business Hour Mon. – Fri. 17:00-25:00
Sat./Sun./Public Hol. 12:00-25:00
Closed Irregular Holiday
Access 2min walk from “Shinjuku Sanchome Station”

NOTE: Shops information such as price, cuisine contents, opening hours, closing time or additional details may be subject to change, so please be sure to check the latest information directly at the shop.

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