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Cicada

#11 of 9,652 Restaurants in Minato
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Akasaka / Roppongi
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5-7-28 Minamiaoayama, Minato 106-0047, Tokyo Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 3-6434-1255
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11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Singapore, Singapore
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Business dinner for a group of 8 in this lovely establishment. Service was wonderful, and so was the Amaretto and wine selection. The food.... Very nice from appetizer to desert. Throw in excellent conversation and it was a perfect night at a great restaurant. Thanks!

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Thank Markingaround
Singapore, Singapore
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my family on my birthday. I've been to Cicada several times few years ago thought it was a great restaurant that is why I chose it but this time it was not as impressive as I thought I expected it to be. Maybe the seats we sat wasnt as nice? I used to tabled by the balcony side... More 

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Thank KittychanVillage
Tokyo, Japan
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Being fans of some of the other TY Harbor Brewery restaurants, we decided to try Cicada due to the great reviews and reputation. The place itself is very nice, but it costs 1000 yen extra per person to sit outside but the pool. We sat in our own too with sliding doors off the main restaurant which was OK as... More 

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Thank Fairypoppins
Chiba, Japan
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

One of my favourite Mediterranean restaurant in Aoyama. Good atmosphere, nice food and wines from Mediterranean which are quite unusual in Japan.

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Thank JPNS
Athens
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

We went at Cicada our last night before leaving Tokyo. The area were the restaurant is located, not far from Omotesando Rd is very picturesque. I recommend going there earlier just to take a walk at the surrounding area.. What have I to say about this amazing restaurant? The staff is really polite, as most of the people in Tokyo,... More 

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Thank ElliAthens
Tokyo, Japan
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81 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

A Mediterranean restaurant with a varied menu. Works out cheaper for dinner than similar places in the group, and also has an excellent value lunch course. A firm favourite with us, you often need to book ahead for lunch as it gets very busy with lunching ladies!

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Thank JenLGH
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Went here today with friends who live in Tokyo. Sat outside in the lovely courtyard on a warm spring afternoon nice food . We had both tapas and mains. Service was excellent and the prices are correct. Great atmosphere. Would be nice for dinner too

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Thank EHIggins
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to start a business meeting as if has great beers from the Mediterranean beer made by their owners own research. The hummus and ham go hand in hand. The ambience is great. The reception beautiful women take care of you and your luggage. Nice reception!

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Thank Hemant Kumar S
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Super pretty & atmospheric Mediterranean restaurant, lots of outdoor seating with plenty of fairy lights in the trees and candles on the tables. We sat outside even though it was a cool night, because they have about a million outdoor heaters going. We had a lamb tagine & a grilled chicken thing and they were great. Mid-range prices but seems... More 

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Thank Stacey R
London, United Kingdom
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286 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

Hands down, a date place. Popular hide-out (no big wonder) for dinners (TIP: must secure table reservations). The hummus is decent; but the polpo and fish tagine need improvement.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$47 - $75
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Middle Eastern
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-7-28 Minamiaoayama, Minato 106-0047, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Minato>  > Akasaka / Roppongi
  • Neighborhood: Akasaka / Roppongi
  • Phone Number: +81 3-6434-1255

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Neighborhood Profile
Akasaka / Roppongi
Not so long ago the Akasaka and Roppongi areas were famous for their nightlife, high-class restaurants, bars and clubs. More recently, with the opening of Roppongi Hills, Tokyo Midtown and Akasaka Sacas, the area has declared itself as the most fashionable spot to be seen. The area also hosts the National Art Center and the Mori Art Museum and lots of trendy art galleries.
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