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Din Tai Fung, Shinjuku

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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


Chinese, Asian, Taiwanese
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

DTF restaurants are very different in each country. This one has a good menu and quality. You’ll have troubles if you are vegetarian. Staff is nice and did their best to understand English.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Jlauri
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Heard a lot about their soup dumpling so I really wanted to try it. Could not get in around lunch time so I showed up at 4 pm on a Thursday and got a table right away. Got the combo of fried rice and the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank RoyaltyC
Reviewed May 20, 2019 via mobile

If you have shopping requests at the Pokémon store, go to the basement and get lunch or a snack here, with hot tea or beer. More choice on the menu than the Sydney location, and the food came as it was cooked to order. I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Cynthiared
Reviewed March 20, 2019

As a huge DTF fan, I visited with high expectations. Prepared to be disappointed. The flavor is a bit off and their menu is very different. They lack the variety of options DTF provides and has almost no vegetarian options. (They even mix pork into...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Steven W
Reviewed January 4, 2019

Outstanding food, great service, a bit pricey though. family was tired of Japanese food and was looking for dim sum and we went to Din Tai Fungoes...loved it!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AK_1964
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Ding Tai Fung is always among our favorites, however need to admit dumplings 🥟 here where less tasty than in other branches we tried. Anyway a wonderful dinner!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gandolfa
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Right after checking in at our hotel, Sun Route Plaza, we wandered around and the bright lights of Takashimaya department store lured us in. On the 12th floor is this restaurant serving familiar fare and so we went in. We were not disappointed, we had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gracie9495
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to many Din Tai Fungs but I was so surprised that the Shinjuku location was not so great. The dumplings were so dry and had hardly any soup in them. We ordered so much and all the flavors were so dry. Japan is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ispencerhawaii
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Solo visit as I love dumplings and Din Tai Fung are renowned for their dumplings. Service was quick and efficient. The dumplings and noddles were excellent as always. It may pay to time your visit as there may be a wait for a table. On...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank michellewZ8953MN
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Lovely dumplings, soups - is to be expected from the most famous dumpling restaurant chains in the world :) we rolled out happy and full. Keep in mind that it is a chain.

Date of visit: April 2018
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contains the busiest train station in the world. To
the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo
Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the
east, there’s a district with long-established
department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
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