Numata
Shinjuku: Izakaya
Numata (Shinjuku: Izakaya)
Numata
Open 5pm-midnight daily.
Sun: Open Sundays

Fans of gyumotsu nikomi can choose three different varieties of stew at this popular specialty izakaya. The soy sauce-based version probably best shows off the individual flavors of the various organ meats, while the miso and extra-spicy miso versions will satisfy those who like a richer, deeper sauce.

The very tender braised beef tongue is also highly recommended, and it's definitely worthwhile to explore the selection of charcoal-grilled beef, beef parts and vegetables. There are two or three premium sake that nicely complement the rich nikomi and charcoaly flavors. Budget around Y2500 for dinner with drinks.

Shinjuku
Shinjuku-ku, Shinjuku 3-6-3, 2F.
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sVhVh3-6-3 2F
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Venue listing from Bento.com5 Star Rating: highly recommended