Our Guide to Thanksgiving in Tokyo 2014



Weekender’s Guide to celebrating Thanksgiving in Tokyo:

If you’re craving the sensation of feeling full on turkey, pie, and other festive foods this time of year, you don’t have to travel far to feast during Thanksgiving in Tokyo. We’ve put together a list of places for all budgets and means to eat as much as your heart desires.

Wolfgang Puck Restaurant and Cafe (Roppongi): Special Thanksgiving turkey breast dish.

What it Costs: ¥1,980
When: Nov. 27; 11am to 11pm
Tel: 03-5775-5401
Address: 5-5-1 Roppongi Roi Building 1F Roppongi Minato-ku Tokyo 106-0032 

Good Honest Grub (Shibuya): Reservations only at this Thanksgiving feast of harvest greens, roast turkey, and homemade pumpkin carrot cake.

What it Costs: ¥3,900
When: Nov. 27 to 29; open at at 6:30 pm; dinner starts at 7:00 pm
Tel: 03-3797-9877 
Address: 2-20-8 Higashi, Shibuya, Tokyo 150-0011

Hard Rock Cafe (Roppongi): Special roast turkey dish

What it Costs: ¥2,680
When: Nov. 16 to 30; 11am to 4am
Tel: 03-3408-7018
Address: 5-4-20 Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo 106-0032

Bubbys (Ark Hills): 2 hour all-you-can-eat Thanksgiving Buffet, with 100 seats available.

What it Costs: ¥3,000
When: Nov. 27; 6pm to 8pm
Tel: 03-6441-0733
Address: 1-12-32 Akasaka, Minato, Tokyo 107-6002

The Pink Cow (Roppongi): All-you-can-eat Thanksgiving Buffet, with 2 seatings available.

What it Costs: ¥4,500 in advance, ¥5,500 at the door
When: Nov. 27 and 28; 6:30-8pm or 8:30-10pm
Tel: 03-6434-5773 
Address: 5-5-1 Roppongi Minatoku

Roti Roppongi (Roppongi): 4-course dinner menu with 2 seatings available. Lunch, Sunday brunch, and take-out options also available.

What it Costs: ¥5,800 (not including drinks)
When: Nov. 27 and 28; 6 pm–8pm or 9 pm–11 pm
Tel: 03-5785-3671
Address: 6-6-9 Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo 106-0032

Ekki Bar & Grill at the Four Seasons (Marunouchi): Lunch and dinner Thanksgiving meal with six different menu options.

What it Costs: ¥6,000
When: Nov. 22 to 27; Lunch 11:30 am to 2:30 pm /Dinner 5:30 pm to 10 pm 
Tel: 03-5222-5810
Address: 1-11-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda, Tokyo 100-6277

Brasserie Checkers at Hilton Tokyo (Shinjuku): Thanksgiving dinner buffet

What it Costs: ¥6,700 
When: Nov. 27; 5:30 pm to 10 pm
Tel: 03-3344-5111
Address: 6-6-2 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo 160-0023

Union Square Tokyo (Roppongi Hills): Thanksgiving tasting menu or a la carte turkey dish and pecan nut tart.

What it Costs: ¥6,500 for tasting menu, ¥3,800 a la carte turkey, ¥1,000 for pecan nut tart
When: Nov. 27 to Nov. 29; 6 pm to 8 pm
Tel: 03-5413-7780
Address: 9-7-4 Akasaka, Minato, Tokyo 107-0052

Cascade Cafe at ANA Intercontinental Hotel (Akasaka): Lunch and Dinner Thanksgiving buffet

What it Costs: ¥6,500 (weekends ¥7,100)
When: Nov. 26 to Nov. 30; 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm; Weekend 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Tel: 03-3505-1111
Address: 1-12-33 Akasaka, Minato, Tokyo 107-0052

Lawry’s The Prime Rib (Akasaka): A whole roasted turkey for up to 6 people or individual large or small plates available.

What it Costs: ¥22,000 for a whole turkey.  ¥3,900 or ¥1,000 (small) for an individual plate.
When: Nov. 27 & 28 
Tel: 03-5488-8088
Address: Ebisu Prince Garden Tower B2F 4-20-3 Ebisu, Shibuya, Tokyo 150-6090

Oakdoor at the Grand Hyatt Hotel (Roppongi Hills): 4-course menu with oven-roast turkey, mashed potatoes, candied yams, cornbread stuffing, squash soup, pumpkin and pecan pies, and salted caramel ice cream.

What it Costs: ¥9,500
When: Nov. 27 to Nov. 29; 6 pm to 10 pm 
Tel: 03-4333-1234
Address: 6-10-3 Roppongi, Minato-Ku Tokyo, 106-0032

Trader Vic’s at New Otani Hotel (Akasaka-Mitsuke): 5-course Thanksgiving set menu

What it Costs: ¥10,500
When: Nov. 27 to 29; 5pm to 10pm 
Tel: 03-3265-1111
Address: 4-1 Kioicho, Chiyoda, Tokyo 102-0094

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