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Best places for lunch in Roppongi, Akasaka, and Azabu


Photo credit: Singapore Hainanese Chicken Rice Akasaka

We gathered people together in of Tokyo’s Roppongi, Akasaka, and Azabu areas (六本木・赤坂・麻布) and asked them where is the best place for Lunch! The following places were most often mentioned by locals as well as tourists. Many of these spots have a real international flavor with authentic food from different countries.


Enjoy lunch at this authentic German restaurant in Roppongi!


Zum Einhorn is located at Roppongi 1-Chome, in Tokyo’s “Roppongi First Building” on the basement first floor. Here you will find authentic German food at this very reputable German restaurant. They feature white asparagus that is flown in from Germany that is especially recommended during the spring season. It is made with cream sauce and stuffed in a pie crust. It is served with salad and bread or rice and drinks (4,000 yen). It will surely make you fall in love with German food.
【Spot name】Zum Einhorn (Zuma in Horn)
【Address】Roppongi first building 1F 1 – 9 – 9 Roppongi Minato-ku Tokyo
【Hours of operation】 Lunch-time / 11:30a.m. to 2:00p.m.
Tea-time / 2:00p.m. to 3:30p.m.
Dinner / 5:00 to 10:00p.m.
【Closed】Sunday, holidays

Visit this Mexican restaurant in midtown Roppongi, Tokyo!


La Colina (Tokyo Midtown Roppongi branch) is a popular Mexican restaurant in Tokyo Midtown Roppongi. It features a hand-made corn tortilla tacos lunch set (1,380 yen) served with different kinds of soup, salad, dessert, and drinks. You can also enjoy an authentic Mexican full course lunch for 2,680 yen.
【Spot name】La Colina, Tokyo Midtown Roppongi branch
【Address】Tokyo Midtown garden terrace 1F 9-7-4 Akasaka Minato-ku Tokyo
【Hours of operation】Lunch 11:00a.m. to 3:00p.m. (Last order at 2:30p.m.)
Dinner 5:00p.m. to 11:00p.m. (Last order at 10:30p.m.)
【Closed】Some days (equivalent to the Tokyo Midtown)

Try some delicious Nordic dishes for lunch in Roppongi!


Photos provided: Lilla Dalarna

Lilla Dalarna is a cute, fashionable Nordic cuisine restaurant located next to the Roppongi Station on the Tokyo Metro, close to Roppongi Hills. They feature a lunch set of salad, bread or rice and drinks that you can have with meatballs in cream sauce (1,000 yen) or with anchovy eggplant au gratin with chicken (1,000 yen). Either way you will definitely enjoy having a relaxed lunch of Swedish cuisine.
【Spot name】Lilla Dalarna (Supperclub)
【Address】Daikan building 2F 6-2 Roppongi Minato-ku Tokyo
【Hours of operation】Lunch: Noon to 3:00p.m. Dinner: 6:00p.m. to 11:00p.m.
【Closed】Closed on Sundays and public holidays

Enjoy an Italian Antipasto buffet lunch in Roppongi!


Photo credit: Trattoria IL Figo Ingold

The Italian restaurant Trattoria IL Figo Ingold is located 10 minutes from the Roppongi subway station. They serve a petit luxury lunch that is very popular. The weekday lunch set includes an appetizer platter, bread and drink with the pasta of the day (1500 yen). This pasta lunch set is popular because of its all-you-can-eat buffet with five types of appetizers you can choose from.
【Spot name】Trattoria IL Figo Ingold
【Address】7-19-1 Roppongi Minato-ku Tokyo
【Hours of operation】[Mon-Sat]
Lunch 11:30a.m. to 3:30p.m. (Last order at 2:00p.m.) Dinner 6:00p.m. to midnight (Last order at 10:00p.m.)

Enjoy a maratan lunch where you can choose your topping and how hot (spicy) you want it!

Chipaomaratan is a Chinese rice noodle soup shop located in Akasaka, where will find a low-calorie, healthy lunch that is really popular with the ladies. You can choose up to 3 different toppings on your noodles for 720 yen. Additional toppings are 110 yen each. You also can choose from level 1 thru 4 how spicy (hot) you want it. If you want it spicier, each additional level costs 110 yen. With the base meal set you can choose from maratan mini rurohan (370 yen), cloisonne egg rice (260 yen), pork Shabu rice (270 yen), and tantan noodles (870 yen). For a bigger lunch, you can get the full rurohan (700 yen).
【Spot name】Chipoamaratan
【Address】Akasaka Floral plaza building 1F 3-8-8 Akasaka Minato-ku Tokyo
【Hours of operation】[Mon-Saturday and holidays] 11:30a.m. to 11:00p,m, [Sun] 6:00p.m. to 11:00p.m.
【Closedon Mondays】Open all year round.

Enjoy Singapore chicken with rice in Akasaka!

Enjoy chicken with rice at Singapore Hainanchifan located in Akasaka Sacas, at the Akasaka Biz Tower, basement first floor. They feature classic Singapore chicken with rice for lunch (980). You can get it either steamed or fried, or even half & half! They also serve a plate of nasi goreng (980 yen), Singapore chicken curry rice (980), as well as many kinds of noodles.
【Spot name】Singapore Hainanese Chicken Rice Akasaka
【Address】Akasaka Biz Tower B1F 5-3-1 Akasaka Minato-ku Tokyo
【Hours of operation】Weekdays 11:00a.m. to 3:00p.m. (l.ast order at 3:00p.m) 5: 30p.m. to 11:30p.m. (Last order at 11:00p.m.)
Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays 11:00a.m. to 11:00p.m. (Last order at 10:30p.m.)
【Closed】Open all year round.