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English Menu Available! 4 Recommended Cafes In Shinjuku

English Menu Available! 4 Recommended Cafes In Shinjuku

Tokyo 2017.04.07 Bookmark

Shinjuku is an area with plenty of things to do and a major sightseeing destination. In this article, we would like to introduce four cafes in Shinjuku which have English menus.

Translated by Jasmine Nishino

Written by yosuke sakurai

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While sightseeing around Shinjuku, you might want to rest for a while at a cafe.

In this article, we will introduce cafes located in the Shinjuku Station area that have menus in English.

1. Brooklyn Parlor

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In the basement of the fashion department store Marui where the movie theater Wald9 is also located, you will find the cafe Brooklyn Parlor.

Once you enter the shop, you will find many books on the shelves along the walls. The books are available for you to read during your stay or even for purchase.

Soothing music plays while you're enjoying a relaxing moment in the cafe with a book. It is also popular among Japanese people and there is usually a long waiting line at the entrance. Why not surround yourself with books and take a break during your adventure in Shinjuku?

2. Dining Cafe & Bar The Olive

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Inside the Kabukicho district, you will be able to find the Cafe & Bar The Olive. Here, you will be able to savor dishes from all over the world.

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In this shop, there are English-speaking staff members, so even if you cannot read or understand something on the menu in Japanese, they are around to assist you.

From Italian-style pasta, Mexican nachos, Vietnamese-style pork rice noodles, Moroccan style couscous with shrimp, mussels, and vegetables, there are plenty of international dishes for you to select. The photo above is a pasta dish called Tagliatelle Sea Urchin Cream Sauce (1180 Yen). The rich sea urchin cream was a real treat.

3. WIRED CAFE LUMINE Shinjuku Branch

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On the sixth floor of LUMINE 2 shopping mall, you will find WIRED CAFE LUMINE Shinjuku Branch. It is a pretty and fancy cafe.

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The major trait of this shop is how you can use Wi-Fi for free. Not only can you connect your cell phone to the Wi-Fi, but there is also a computer that is connected to the internet that you may use for free as well. In the photo above you can see one of the representative dishes of this store, the crispy onion rings (680 Yen).

4. cafe nook

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About 8 minutes by foot from JR Shinjuku Station South Exit, or 2 minutes from Yoyogi station, you will find cafe nook. It is a relaxing cafe with a calming atmosphere.

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In addition to having an espresso or other coffee drinks, you can enjoy fancy cocktails and tasty dishes as well. The specialty of the store is the Housemade Coffee Shochu Liquor (500 Yen). This is a unique drink that is not commonly found in standard cafes. The bitterness of the coffee matches well with the strong shochu liquor. If you happen to stop by this cafe, this is one of their must-tries.

In Conclusion

Perhaps you may be distracted from all the fun things while touring around and not realize how tired you may be. To fully enjoy traveling, it is advised to take breaks here and there.

In the case you wish to take a break during your visit to Shinjuku, why not stop by one of the cafes recommended here? Enjoy your time in Shinjuku while resting when needed.

Information

Brooklyn Parlor SHINJUKU

Address: Tokyo, Shinjuku ward, Shinjuku 3-1-26 Shinjuku Marui Annex B1F
Hours: 11:30-23:30
Closed: Unspecified days off
WiFi: Not Available
Accepted Credit Cards: VISA, Master, JCB, AMEX, Diners
Menu/Pamphlets in Other Languages: English
Nearest station: Shinjuku Station (JR Yamanote Line, JR Chuo Line, JR Sobu Line, JR Saikyo Line, JR Shonan-Shinjuku Line, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Toei Shinjuku Line, Toei Oedo Line, Keio Line, Odakyu Line)
Access: 5-minute walk from Shinjuku station South exit.
Price: 1000-4000 yen
Telephone number: +81-03-6457-7763
Website: Brooklyn Parlor SHINJUKU (Japanese)

Dining Cafe & Bar The olive

Address: Tokyo, Shinjuku ward, Kabukicho 1-17-7 Rikamu 3 Building 1F
Hours: Lunch 11:30-15:00 / Cafe 15:00-17:30 / Dinner 17:30-4:00
Closed: Open all year
WiFi: Not available
Language: English menu with English speaking staff
Menu/Pamphlets in Other Languages: Available
Nearest station: Shinjuku Station (JR Yamanote Line, JR Chuo Line, JR Sobu Line, JR Saikyo Line, JR Shonan-Shinjuku Line, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Toei Shinjuku Line, Toei Oedo Line, Keio Line, Odakyu Line)
Access: 5-minute walk from Shinjuku station East exit.
Price: 2000-4000 yen
Telephone number: +81-090-2333-4764

WIRED CAFE LUMINE Shinjuku Branch

Address: Tokyo, Shinjuku ward, Shinjuku 3-28-2 LUMINE 2 6F
Hours: 11:00-22:00
Closed: Unspecified days off
WiFi: Available
Accepted Credit Cards: VISA, Master, JCB, AMEX
Language: Japanese
Menu/Pamphlets in Other Languages: English
Nearest station: Shinjuku Station (JR Yamanote Line, JR Chuo Line, JR Sobu Line, JR Saikyo Line, JR Shonan-Shinjuku Line, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Toei Shinjuku Line, Toei Oedo Line, Keio Line, Odakyu Line)
Access: 1-minute walk from Shinjuku station South exit.
Price: 1000-2000 Yen
Telephone number: +81-03-3349-1213
Website: WIRED CAFE LUMINE Shinjuku Branch

cafe nook

Address: Tokyo, Shibuya ward, Yoyogi 1-37-3 Iwasaki Building B1F
Hours: 12:00-22:00
Closed: Sundays and Holidays
WiFi: Not available
Menu/Pamphlets in Other Languages: English
Nearest station: Shinjuku Station (JR Yamanote Line, JR Chuo Line, JR Sobu Line, JR Saikyo Line, JR Shonan-Shinjuku Line, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Toei Shinjuku Line, Toei Oedo Line, Keio Line, Odakyu Line)
Access: 8-minute walk from Shinjuku station South exit.
Price: 1000-3000 Yen
Telephone number: +81-03-3373-7009
Website: cafe nook Facebook (Japanese)

The information presented in this article is based on the time it was written. Note that there may be changes in the merchandise, services, and prices that have occurred after this article was published. Please contact the facility or facilities in this article directly before visiting.

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