We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Omotesando Ukaitei

#16 of 6,752 Restaurants in Shibuya
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
5-10-1 Jingumae | 5F Omotesando Gyre Bldg., Shibuya 150-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 3-5467-5252
Website
Today
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 21:00
More Info
More information and reservation with Gurunavi Find a table
Add Photo Write a Review

158 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 77: English reviews
Freshwater, Australia
Level Contributor
539 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is a very expensive restaurant that specializes in teppanyaki. Service was exceptional, as was the restaurant itself located on the fifth floor of a building on the main street. We opted for the prime menu and the initial courses (all seafood) were brilliant - superb quality and presentation. Once we got to the meat courses we encountered an issue... More 

Helpful?
Thank jrandsk
Vaxjo, Sweden
Level Contributor
102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Went here with my wife in the evening and had the set menu and the most amazing beef I have ever eating in Japan (been here 33 times). Impeccable service, nice atmosphere and we where fortunate to have the head chef cooking for us. We also celebrated a family thing and they really made us feel special, but that you... More 

Helpful?
Thank Riebro
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Ukaitei. We did not order the course menu but instead ordered 3 dishes la carte; a wise decision since for the same price as course menu you get to eat what you want. Everything from the lobster to the abalone that were still alive when they arrived at the teppanyaki were delicious. The... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Adriana R
Western Australia, Australia
Level Contributor
33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is my second visit to Unkaitei. They have a few restaurants but this one in Omontesndo is a beautiful restaurant with excellent service and food. My first visit was for dinner last year, and this one was for lunch. We had set menus on both occasions. The theatre of dining is fantastic. not cheap, but worth it for the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Wilbur M
Millbrae, California
Level Contributor
83 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

In order for one to dine here, you must plan ahead of time and make reservations way ahead of time and reserve on-line or call as walk-in might be difficult. As we were ushered inside and seated at their couch, the place is very nice. It's almost like waiting for an interview to take place except in a more relaxing... More 

Helpful?
Thank Rowena L
Level Contributor
20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

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 

Helpful?
Thank LN45H
Mexico City, Mexico
Level Contributor
60 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 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 

Helpful?
Thank JPMoralesBroc
Level Contributor
23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 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!

Helpful?
Thank Colonel JS R
Singapore, null, Singapore
Level Contributor
26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

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

Helpful?
Thank sowmai
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 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.

Helpful?
Thank nangvil123

Travellers who viewed Omotesando Ukaitei also viewed

 

Been to Omotesando Ukaitei? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 44 - USD 88
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-10-1 Jingumae | 5F Omotesando Gyre Bldg., Shibuya 150-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shibuya>  > Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
  • Neighbourhood: Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
  • Phone Number: +81 3-5467-5252

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Omotesando Ukaitei and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Omotesando Ukaitei staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu

Neighbourhood Profile
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.
Explore this neighbourhood