Best Soba Restaurants You Can't Miss in Shinjuku, Tokyo
Soba is a kind of Japanese traditional buckwheat noodle. You should try the authentic, delicious soba noodles when you come to Tokyo! Here is the list of the most popular soba restaurants in Shinjuku which includes fancy restaurants, as well as casual restaurants so you can choose a place that suits you.
You can enjoy a soba set meal during the lunchtime and various appetizers and sake besides soba during the dinner time. The soba is handmade and they offer a variety of toppings such as vegetables, mushrooms, fish, and meat, and all of them are around 1000 yen.
If you are seeking a special soba dining experience, Komatsuan is the place to go. A popular menu item is a soba set meal which comes with handmade soda noodles and beef steak. You can also enjoy a stunning view of Tokyo, so it would be nice for a date night too. Meals are around 2000 yen.
Niku Soba Fukuro
"Niku soba" literally means "meat soba" which consists of a soup made from chicken broth. Normal soba noodles usually come in a seafood-broth-based soup. The combination of the flavor of buckwheat and chicken is amazingly good. All their soba is under 1000 yen.
They offer reasonably priced tempura soba noodles. They are especially famous for being the birthplace of "Tentama soba" which is a soba dish topped with vegetable tempura and a soft-boiled egg. It is just 380 yen!
This is Hakone Soba's signature dish, soba with a large 'kakiage,' which is basically a tempura nest of various veggies including onions, shiso, and carrot slices. It's crispy and has a lovely natural sweetness from the onions that is very satisfying. Oh, and it's just ¥420!
Hakone Soba is located near the West Exit of Shinjuku Station.
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