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1-2-7 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0023, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3344-3153
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“offal” (2 reviews)
“liver” (2 reviews)
“skewers” (3 reviews)
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1-2-7 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0023, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked along Piss Alley looking for a yakitori resto and we happened to choose this out of the many choices. And we did not regret it! This place is run by the chef (cooking and grilling the meat), sous chef (serving the customers/taking orders)...More

Thank Estella L
Reviewed February 15, 2017

We chanced upon this izakaya style yakitori bar while strolling along the small lanes nearby our hotel scouting for dinner venue. We were queing up for the shop across from Sasamoto but since Sasamoto has shorter waiting time & there were some Singaporeans eating inside...More

Thank ylee76
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Wow. We had to wait a bit for enough seats to free up at this tiny hole-in-the-wall place in Piss Alley, but wow was it amazing. I never considered myself an offal connoisseur, in fact I would actively avoid eating things like kidneys, liver, etc......More

Thank Lindsay B
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Traditional yakitori and nice Japanese red wine. Am there almost every night even after regular dinner. Visit a friend and Kagawa and fly him to Tokyo for the Yakitori at Sasamoto. He love it and also agreed that that is authentic.

Thank K_Tainley
Reviewed September 16, 2016

This is the 2nd best dining experience we had in Tokyo although this Horumonyaki (grilled offal) eatery dates from WWII. It shows from the grimy walls and fragments of old photos, and the 6 available wooden seats along a rickety bar. The grill is laughable,...More

Thank HappyinHK888
Reviewed September 1, 2016

It's not a fine dining restaurant at all but the outstanding food quality together with the dining experience make it my husband's favourite restaurant in the world! (Sasamoto is my 2nd fav resto. My 1st fav is Geranium in Copenhagen) Sasamoto was recommended as the...More

Thank Kykykykong
Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

Love the food here. Had the best experiences here. Visit everytime I'm in Japan. Owner is awesome and did I mention the food is delicious?! Be prepared to eat every part of the pig there is. After its cooked in miso broth then grilled over...More

Thank NinjaStyle78
Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is located inside the goldengai of Shinjuku, good meat, good vegetables and nice owner !! Highly recommended

Thank Pronovia
Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and
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
Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for
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  • Address: 1-2-7 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0023, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighborhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3344-3153
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