Shinjuku Specialties

Special feature Shinjuku Wanda full world/discovery! Harmony to come across in Shinjuku

In fact, Shinjuku-ku where big city spreads out is filled with charm of many sums.
In folkcraft from the Edo era and delicious Japanese confectionery and Japanese dishes, the tea culture,
We visited harmony among Shinjuku-ku inherited ceaselessly.

We experience harmony

Tokyo Some Monogatari Museum

Dyeing supplier who existed a lot to make kimono of people of Edo. One is left in Waseda. Since the formation in 1914 (Taisho 3), we produce the east dyed goods after Kyoto design fine pattern (somekomon) and Edo printed cotton (expose). We follow traditional technique and convey the best that Edoite liked at the present. Experience can challenge model charge accounts of fine pattern by possibility in studio, too.

Takadanobaba, Waseda, Okubo
3-6-14, Nishiwaseda, Shinjuku-ku
☎ 03-3987-0701 FAX 03-3980-2519
<Opening Hours> 10:00-12:00 13:00-16:00
Closed: Saturday and Sunday, celebration (there is temporary closing)
Circle drains, and studio itself such as nadono tool and door and ceiling lets you feel history
Atsushi Tomita is person of first authorization of eminent scholar of Shinjuku manufacturing Meister, the skill for the fifth generation of Tomita dyer art to inherit the skill of Edo that is one of the local industry of Shinjuku
He/she finishes work which we dyed in experience to gonichisho* (cheapen) or silk wrapper (we prostrate ourselves). Model charge account experience (2,000 yen ...)

Friendship of Shinjuku which finish usually using as souvenir

Fine pattern chief 5,184 yen
Strap 1,080 yen
Paper pattern bookmark 324 yen
We taste the sum

Aikoku Seicha

Store specializing in tea which founded "we convey heart of tea" as company policy in Takadanobaba in prewar days. We have selected Japanese green tea from the whole country and sell in department stores and are drunk habitually in service and Imperial Household Agency by plane. In addition, sweets of tea unfold as way of enjoying new Japanese green tea, too.

Takadanobaba, Waseda, Okubo
Takadanobaba, Shinjuku-ku 4-12-7☎03-3363-6611
Business hours: 10:30-18:00
Holiday: Sunday/Holiday, the first, the third soil
Original Matcha Western confectionery which used Matcha from Uji, Kyoto abundantly. Sweetness that is good as bright color and gentle bittersweetness of Matcha is specialty store Nara

Teatime when it is sweet-smelling bay souvenir

Assorted Matcha Western confectioneries 2,376 yen
100 g of 540 yen that "we meet and release"
100 g of "Aoyama" 648 yen
100 g of "Rakuten" 1,080 yen
We experience harmony


Dyeing studio which continues challenging new approach while inheriting Edo-purple kimono-colored technique, and following tradition. We provide opportunity to mention Edo-purple kimono color in visited various places and use cloth of kimono and develop not only Japan but also product which we paid more attention to abroad.

Kamiochiai, Shinjuku-ku 2-3-6☎03-3368-8133
Business hours: 11:00-17:00 Closed: Sunday and Monday
We go from making of design to dyeing in-house consistently
We sell dyeing miscellaneous goods using cloth of kimono other than kimono and obi

Studio which dealt with various dyed goods since the formation in 1920 (Taisho 9). State that craftsman finishes work is delicacy to drink breath without yearning for looking at. In the same studio, we can experience (reservation required)

Smart dyeing miscellaneous goods in present

Pouch (the small) 1,620 yen
Strap 432 yen
Pendant (the small) 1,080 yen

A lot of miscellaneous goods which did new expression of dyed goods including pouch which we just made use of dough of strap and cloth which sandwiched Edo-dyed clothe and Edo printed cotton between the resin in in form

We taste the sum

Kagurazaka Baikatei

Japanese confectionery restaurant of Kagurazaka which reached the 80th anniversary of the foundation this year. Various Japanese confectioneries form a line in shop and excite pleasure to choose. It is additive-free in domestic material and, in pursuit of Japanese confectionery which is kind to body, is particular about finishing. Standard famous confection is taste and reputation that one seasonal cake one is delicate, too.

Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku 6-15☎03-5228-0727
Business hours: 10:00-20:00 holiday: No fixed holiday
  • Tempura monaka one of the sweet fish 240 yen
  • Drifting cloud one 230 yen
  • Kagurazaka stone pavement one 210 yen

Tsuyoshi Inoue of the fourth generation is authorized by eminent scholar of Shinjuku manufacturing Meister, the skill. We have a good reputation for technique of particularly serious "scissors chrysanthemum"

We taste the sum

Cartwright's shop Main Store

Japanese restaurant which is tasteful, and expresses seasonal change beautifully. Traditional Japanese food which we dealt with for the skill and heart that we inherited is most suitable for the dinner with important person from generation to generation. There is private room of big things and small things and can thoroughly enjoy French cuisine which arranged lunch set into ricksha station business style easily in basement at chair seat on the first floor.

Around Shinjuku Station
Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku 2-37-1☎03-3232-0301
Business hours:
[lunch] 11:30-14:30
Weekday 17:00-21:00 (L.O.)
SAT 14:30-21:00 (L.O.)
Sunday/Holiday 14:30-20:30 (L.O.)
Holiday: December 31, January 1

Blue-ribbon dim sum 5,400 yen (tax-included)

We adopt new sensitivity while respecting tradition of Japanese food in having a practised eye, taste of ingredients, all of balance of arrangement

We taste the sum

Shinjuku cooking Nakajima

Cooking to make innovative invention on dishes on the basis of Kansai cooking. Existing storekeeper, Sadaharu Nakajima that grandfather acted as the first chef of tea room which Rosanjin Kitaooji presided over. The current storekeeper works on the spread of new approach and skill positively while succeeding to dishes of person from Lushan original idea. Lunch is surprisingly reasonable only with sardine dishes.

Around Shinjuku Station
3-32-5, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku Hihara Building B1
☎ 03-3356-4534
Business hours: [lunch] 11:30-14:00
[dinner] 17:30-21:30
Holiday: Sunday/Holiday

Sardine sashimi set meal 800 yen
One article that we trained to do natural sardine carefully. Even reasonable lunch is exquisite dish which made full use of the professional skill generously

We can thoroughly enjoy dishes at night in course. Photograph is habuteyaki of flatfish
We experience harmony


Shop which sells tea service set which kept on choosing in each places of the whole country in business for 86 years. We are fully equipped with three tea-ceremony rooms and hold various tea parties. Concierge of the sum goes on a business trip and helps with event. There is standing up and making a bow seat to sit down on chair, and to be able to have Matcha on, and beginner can experience tea ceremony casually, too. In addition, in gallery, we can see display of first-class tea service set.

Takadanobaba, Waseda, Okubo
2-17-11, Hyakunincho, Shinjuku-ku
☎ 03-3362-3281 FAX 03-3367-0948
Business hours: 11:00-18:00
Holiday: WED *We do business on fourth Wednesday
In tea ceremony classroom, we can learn manners of tea ceremony in earnest
We treat the tea service set and sum petty people in type richness
We walk garden of the sum

Kansen-en Park

Strolling garden which was mansion of person of spring water of Lord Tokugawa kitchen work originally. Trees around pond and seasonal flower let you forget to be in city. Because water which bred in pond was suitable for tea, with the name of "sweet spring garden" is so. We will walk slowly while feeling seasonal arrival in summer when leaves of the fresh green grow thick in spring when bud opens flower.

Takadanobaba, Waseda, Okubo
Nishiwaseda, Shinjuku-ku 3-5☎03-5273-3914
(person in charge of department of Shinjuku-ku green engineering works - Midori Park section Park management)
Opening hours: [from March to October] 7:00-19:00
[from November to February] 7:00-17:00
*Japanese garden part
[Closed days] Having no days off

From 1969 (Showa 44), it is got close to people as the only strolling garden in municipal park

We see art of the sum


One of the rakugo vaudeville theaters of four to remain in Tokyo at Shinjuku 3. We convey taste of variety hall which people got absorbed in in vaudeville theater of the only wooden building in Tokyo in the Edo era at the present. Mainly on rakugo, comic dialogue, various entertainments such as acrobatic feats can excite the audience from beginning to end.

Around Shinjuku Station
Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku 3-6-12☎03-3351-2974
Business hours: [matinee] 12:00-16:30
[evening performance] 17:00-21:00
Holiday: From 30 to 31 on December
We see art of the sum

Kagurazaka odori

Performance society when geisha of Kagurazaka authorized in local cultural assets of Shinjuku-ku shows artistic accomplishments to. It is valuable opportunity when we can enjoy beautiful dance and song of geisha. Please see.
*By convenience, we do holding of 2016 if absent.

☎ 03-3260-3291 (Kagurazaka, Tokyo association)
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