Hand-Picked Eats in Shinjuku

When you’re in Shinjuku these are restaurants you absolutely must consider for your to-eat list while in Tokyo. You won’t want to miss them. I put together this list with some advice from my local Japanese friends (though they begged me not to add the Robot Restaurant). The following restaurants are picked for their uniqueness and quality. BarbacoaZauo ShinjukuOedo AyatoriRobot RestaurantKurumaya Bekkan Barbacoa Standing in the elevator, you feel the prickle of your salivary glands preparing your mouth for the smell of the grill. When the elevator door opens, you are greeted first by the sound of sizzling meat on a spit and then by a friendly host that will take you to your table. Yes, Barbacoa is one of those restaurants. Awesome from the moment you step inside. Once seated, the parade of meat begins. One by one different grilled types of meat are brought to your table and slices are sheared off onto…