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La Rochelle Sanno

La Rochelle Sanno Overview


1F Tokyu Capitol Tower 2-chōme-10-3 Nagatachō, Chiyoda City, Tokyo 100-0014


+81 (0) 3-3500-1031


5 minute walk from Tameike-Sanno Station (Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Namboku Line)
6 minute walk from Kokkai-gijidomae Station (Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Chiyoda Line)

Operating Hours

Sun: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-9:00PM
Mon: Closed
Tue: Closed
Wed: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-9:00PM
Thur: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-9:00PM
Fri: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-9:00PM
Sat: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-9:00PM

Payment methods

Cash, Visa, Master Card, AMEX, Diners Club, JCB

La Rochelle Sanno Description

La Rochelle Sanno is a top-notch French restaurant located just a minute's walk from Tameike-Sanno Station in Tokyo. What sets this restaurant apart is its unique fusion of French cuisine with traditional Japanese cooking techniques. The modern and stylish interior, adorned with shades of red and black, creates an open and inviting atmosphere where guests can enjoy their meals in a relaxed setting.

The head chef, Chef Kusuno, is a culinary diplomat and former chef at the official residence of a foreign embassy. His expertise in both French and Japanese cuisine is evident in the dishes he creates. The menu at La Rochelle Sanno showcases a harmonious blend of flavors and textures, with each dish carefully crafted to highlight the best of both worlds. From the classic French dishes with a Japanese twist to the innovative creations that showcase the chef's culinary prowess, every bite is a culinary delight.

Some of the standout menu items include the Le Hiver, a 7-course winter-themed menu that features seasonal ingredients and flavors, and the Héritage, a 9-course meal that pays homage to traditional kaiseki cuisine while incorporating modern French techniques. The attention to detail and the use of high-quality ingredients make each dish a work of art.

Whether you're looking for a special dining experience with loved ones or a memorable meal with friends, La Rochelle Sanno is the perfect place to indulge in the exquisite flavors of French cuisine with a Japanese twist. The impeccable service and the inviting ambiance make it a dining destination that should not be missed.

Restaurant Features

Reservations Accepted

Wine List

Craft cocktails




Sake Selection

Stylish Interior

La Rochelle Sanno Reviews

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Food: 5; Service: 5; Atmosphere: 5. Times visited: 1.

Visited for a business lunch, and was very impressed with the entire experience. Staff and waiters were attentive, but not overbearing. Each dish was done just right. And table spacing was ideal, which is nice when talking business.

2 courses were offered at lunch. Will definitely be back.


The food was divine and the service exemplary. The live music performance created the perfect ambience


Sanno location. Very conveniently located. Just by the Tameike-Sanno metro station (exit 6 - exit building ground level and turn right). Only one set menu available with choices of main entrée and dessert. Not too pricey - 10k yen per person before plus plus. Reservation recommended in advance for Fri & Sat. Menu was in English and Japanese. At this level of fine dining, we felt the food was uneven but generally good. Service was very good but staff fluency with English is very limited. We each got a small box of petit four when we left. They also gave us 1 copy of the menu as a keepsake. Do note that the menu offering is different from the Minamiaoyama (older) location. So you can go to both locations if you are a big Sakai fan and enjoy a different experience at both. If we had to choose to go to just one, we will choose the Minamiaoyama location..


Translated from Japanese:

All the dishes had layers of flavors and were very delicious.I chose this restaurant this time because I wanted to go to a French restaurant with a dessert cart, and I was very satisfied.I would like to choose a dessert for lunch at this price. All you want...


Translated from Japanese:

I was very satisfied with the special course of French cuisine in the extremely fashionable space of the famous iron chef Monsieur Sakai. It was a heartfelt dish that took a lot of time and effort into each dish. It happened to be art...


Translated from Japanese:

This time, I visited to celebrate the birthday of someone who was interested in the wagon desserts offered at this shop. The last time I visited was for a family member's birthday, but this time the meal and dessert menus have been completely redesigned, and everyone, including those who came with me, was...

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