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The Lock-up Shibuya - CLOSED

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$23 - $45
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American, Bar, Barbecue
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I were immediately seated. The atmosphere is scary and fun! The hostess handcuffed me and led me to the cell where our table was. We ended up ordering almost every alcoholic beverage from the menu and large variety of food. We ordered...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ashleyyariela
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

the service was terrible. I definitely do not recommend this place. we went there and we were directed to the toilet (there were two chairs so it was probably a waiting room) only that we were forgotten. We sat there until the show started. horribly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Milena K
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Quite difficult place to find and when we entered the staff didn't speak much English so it was difficult to explain that we had a reservation but luckily we'd printed out a copy so we got there in the end. The place is set out...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hozzie B
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

This place would not exist out of Japan. The staff dress up and scare customers periodically. All good and drinks are horror themed - syringe Jello shots, eyeballs, brains etc. The place is perfectly tacky and you are seated inside an underground gaol cell. Been...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank daniel b
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was amazing. We loved the beginning where they tried to scare you as well as the little jail cell tables. Cocktails and food was amazing and not too pricey. Would definitely recommend and go again

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank 548tatyw
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Japan does themed eating out brilliantly however this is not one of those. The themed ambience was decidedly average with little interaction from the staff and the food was just ok. Best thing was the drinks. Wouldn’t recommend it when there is other far better...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Mel W
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Don't bother with this place. After a whole hour looking for this place, my friends and I were turned away because we were told "Japanese only!" So if you're not Japanese don't come period. Waste of time!!

Date of visit: August 2017
10  Thank traveldiary247
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Me and my friends visited the restaurant for a birthday dinner. It was a fun and different experience. It wasn't really scary, more funny. The food and drinks are not the best, but absolutely ok. The prices is what you could expect from a theme...More

Date of visit: May 2017
2  Thank Thohvhe
Reviewed March 3, 2017

This place must have started out as an exciting idea, but it was so poorly executed. There's no consistent theme. We walked through the entrance to find some horror theme decor. But then an employee dressed like a policeman came to get us. This guy...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank 504RichS
Reviewed February 18, 2017

My Japanese friend took me there but had warned me review on food was not so great, so we went there for drinks & snacks. It was funny I got chained up & carried to the cell. It's quite dark in there so it was...More

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank NyaNya24
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