Recommended restaurant in Shibuya, Tokyo this time is Sushi: Kurosaki.
A Michelin 1-star awardee despite the fact that it just started its operation in 2015. It is owned and run by Mr. Kazuki Kurosaki, which focuses on introducing Edomae sushi like no other!
Sushi: Kurosaki｜Feature Reference
|Hours||Mondays – Saturdays|
1st batch: 6 PM – 8:40 PM
2nd batch: 9 PM – 11:40 PM
Sundays & Holidays
1st batch: 5 PM – 7:40 PM
2nd batch: 8 PM – 10:40 PM
|Address||1-5-9 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku 142-0042, Tokyo Prefecture|
|Card||Credit Cards Accepted|
Access from the Station
This sushi restaurant is situated in a secluded area and exactly the opposite side of the bustling street in the metro.
Once you get off at JR Shibuya Station, take the nearest East Exit and walk for approximately 7 minutes to get there.
How to Book
Customers can book a week in advance or even a day before depending on the availability of the seats. Booking can be done online at Pocket-Conceirge and via phone call.
There is an English-speaking staff available most of the time so you don’t need to worry about any hassle of booking. Cancellation within the same day of reservation will result to paying 100% course fee as a cancellation fee.
This is how one of the hidden gems in Tokyo looks like. Despite the simplicity from the outside, an unforgettable sushi experience truly awaits once you get in.
The building looks sturdy and well-kept with a navy blue cloth covering the entrance which has a mahogany portal on it.
This restaurant is basically on a booking system so forget about expecting long queues every single day as that won’t ever happen!
A view from the inside of the restaurant. It has an L-shaped counter table being surrounded with comfortable chairs that you can lean your back after.
The dining area has a classy and very comfortable ambiance which becomes more exciting as the chef is so entertaining and surely, the customers could feel more relaxed.
The number of the customers are already estimated and welcomed based on the total accommodation that the restaurant has so it is not crowded and definitely, no annoying background noise.
Since it offers Omakase style menu, the customers need not worry about what to order because the food will be served accordingly. Please take note that the fish served depends on every season so the menu may change every 3 months or so.
The taste of sushi in this restaurant is so uniquely refreshing! It gives every customer the chance to experience high-quality fish meat topped on well-cooked rice.
You can also order additional menu, side dish and other beverages you like after savoring the different types of sushi prepared by the sushi master of the house.
Recommended when eating alone, with a friend, with a co-worker, and for dating.
Private room is also available good for 4 – 6 people.
It is highly advised not to wear/put strong perfumes to avoid getting refused upon entering the restaurant.