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Lugdunum Bouchon Lyonnais

4-3-7 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
+81 3-6426-1201
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Ranked #63 of 4,957 restaurants in Shinjuku
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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81% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
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English first
brisbane, australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

Great French decor and welcoming staff. We were ushered to a front table under the cast iron spiral staircase, one of many items imported from Lyon to decorate the restaurant. Had to watch your head to get past it, but a nice outlook! While waiting they served a nice crusty light rye sourdough baguette in a mini calico bag. And... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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46 reviews 46 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

I decided to have a lunch in this Michelin star French style Tokyo restaurant and was lucky to get a seat without reservation on Sunday. It is five minute walk from JR Iidabashi Station, but I failed to find it right away, being confused by the map available at the restaurant website. The map does not show all the streets.... More

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Hong Kong, China
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

I visited this restaurant on 3 May 2013 and ordered a set lunch priced at Yen 2850. When I was served with a basket of bread, I asked for some butter to go with it. At the end, Yen 350 (plus 5% tax) was added to the bill for that little piece of butter. It's quite mean for them to... More

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Hong Kong, China
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

There's never enough time to try all the different types of restaurants in Tokyo, but this is one of our favorites. If you don't get the chance (such as us) to go to France as often as you would like, this restaurant does a very good job of taking you back to authentic mouthwatering cuisine. Importantly, the place is not... More

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Paris, France
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012 via mobile

worth visit if you're tired of Japanese food. food is tasty, although it seems as the last ingredient is missing. Staff wants to be helpful but confuses the requests when you address them in French. The knowledge if English is poorer) as a dessert try lemon salad with basil taste - this one worth the whole meal)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012 via mobile

If you are looking for a break from asian food not in a very touristy are, this place could be a good choice. Dont expect to overeat, lunch menu is 3000-4000¥, it's invluded in michelin guide as well.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

I am French, I have been to Lugdunum twice with my friends and both times I have been really surprised to find such good food at a reasonable price. I think this restaurant is one of the best cost performance french restaurants in Tokyo. It's a nice and casual place where you can enjoy authentic Lyonnaise cuisine. You won't get... More

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Hong Kong, China
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329 reviews 329 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

I did lots of research to find a moody french style restaurant in Tokyo and came up with this very very good restaurant. Food and service was exceptional. Yoshi san took great care of us as did the other 2 French staff/management. After dinner walked around the area full of great bars and clubs - very nice streets, very Tokyo... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2010

One of the best French restaurant in Tokyo where I used to go when I missed my country. Definitely to be recommended for people who wants to taste very good Lyonnaise French cuisine!!! Amazing wines as well, ask the chef for recommendations!

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