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Ukaitei

#14 of 6,575 Restaurants in Shibuya
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
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5-10-1 Jingumae, Shibuya 150-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 3-5467-5252
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled upon this restaurant by accident but was honestly the best thing that has ever happened to us. We stopped here for lunch and had a set menu with the most game changing beef. The whole meal is cooked in front of you so you get to see how it's made and be entertained while you eat. The restaurant has... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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48 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everybody knows that Tokyo restaurants have a different standard in prices but this one is very very expensive, it's one of the best teppanyaki restaurants in Tokyo, we paid 1,400 USD or even a little more for a 4 people meal, we had meat, a lobster, shrimp and vegetables, rice and a bottle of sake, but I must say the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best steak restaurants in Tokyo. They have several course options and non-beef options as well. Expensive but worth it. There are a few locations in Tokyo. Reservations strongly recommended. Enjoy!

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Thank Colonel JS R
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

An almost French-styled teppanyaki lunch. Nothing surprising but had some nice dessert to look forward to!

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Thank sowmai
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

I was invited to lunch at this place. It's not the cheapest place but the experience is fantastic. For lunch, there is a set menu available. We were allocated a private room and cooking presented to us by the chef. Would definitely come back again.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

I went on recommendation of concierge from Park Hyatt Tokyo (which I usually blindly trust). I cannot say I did not like it; actually a lot of food was good. But ..... few points: - you stay at the counter, pretending the chef to cook for you. Most of the dishes indeed were cooked somewhere else, and just served you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We booked this restaurant upon recommendation from friends. It's fusion and Teppanyaki. It looks very contemporary from outside and the inside is so grand that we thought we were in a Scottish castle. Five of us were having our dinner in a private room with our own chef without extra fee. There's two big teppanyaki tables for about 10 people... More 

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Thank Kitty180
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

As the title suggest, don't complete a tour of Japanese epicurean delights until you have had teppanyaki here. This is a one michelin star restaurant located at the up market Omotesando precinct in Tokyo. It is located in what is called the Chanel building. As the name suggest, there is a large Chanel store at the ground level and also... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

I savored every bite of my teppanyaki steak lunch course at Ukai-tei. The selected sirloin beef was tender and juicy (I requested one with a good amount of marbling). It was delicious on its own; topped with a few slices of fried garlic or dipped in the house special steak sauce. The sizzling sound and aroma of the teppanyaki will... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

First visit to this upscale Teppanyaki Ukai-tei restaurant did not disappoint. Service was top-notch as expected of a Michelin-starred restaurant. Had a very satisfying Lunch course meal (about 10,000 yen+ without drinks) which included 2 mains - a very nicely done Salmon steak, and of course a teppanyaki steak. Chef was friendly and entertaining, and explained each item as he... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$47 - $94
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-10-1 Jingumae, Shibuya 150-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shibuya>  > Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
  • Neighborhood: Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
  • Phone Number: +81 3-5467-5252

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Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
There are countless opportunities to shop in the Shibuya and Harajuku districts, especially in shops that focus on Japan's "Kawaii" culture. The trendiest areas are around Shibuya’s Center district, Harajuku's Takeshita-dori and in Omotesando. If you need to recharge from all the shopping, you can easily refresh yourself in Meiji Jingu or Sasaki Park. In contrast, Ebisu has a more grown up ambiance of calm and cool. At the Museum of Yebisu Beer you can learn about the beer that was responsible for the town’s name, and enjoy dining at the popular noodle shops in the surrounding area.
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