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Le Sputnik Description

Located in the backstreets of Roppongi, Tokyo, Le Sputnik is a French restaurant that offers a unique and innovative dining experience. The restaurant's interior is simple and stylish, with a predominantly white color scheme and warm wooden accents. The kitchen, visible through a wine cellar, exudes a laboratory-like atmosphere. The name 'Le Sputnik,' meaning 'companion on a journey' in Russian, reflects the restaurant's desire to honor tradition while embracing new challenges.

What sets Le Sputnik apart is its focus on a wide range of culinary techniques and the use of seasonal ingredients. The menu features three chef's tasting courses, each meticulously crafted with a creative presentation that will leave you breathless. Indulge in dishes like the stunning 'Rose Beet and Foie Gras' or the innovative 'Smelt and Burdock Fritters.' While the visual presentation is avant-garde, the flavors remain true to classic French cuisine.

Le Sputnik is helmed by Chef Yujiro Takahashi, a culinary expert who has honed his skills in various culinary fields. His passion for gastronomy is evident in every dish he creates. Whether you choose the dinner or lunch menu, you can expect a multi-layered and unforgettable dining experience that will take you on a journey of flavors. The restaurant's commitment to using the finest ingredients and providing a welcoming atmosphere ensures that each guest will have a dining experience that surpasses their expectations.

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Le Sputnik Overview


7-chōme-9-9 Roppongi, Minato City, Tokyo 106-0032


+81 (0) 3-6434-7080


1 minute walk from Roppongi Station Exit 7 on the Oedo Line.
3 minute walk from Roppongi Station Exit 4a on the Hibiya Line.
4 minute walk from Nogizaka Station Exit 3 on the Chiyoda Line.

Operating Hours

Sun: 12:00PM-3:30PM, 6:00PM-11:00PM
Mon: Closed
Tue: 6:00PM-11:00PM
Wed: 12:00PM-3:30PM, 6:00PM-11:00PM
Thur: 6:00PM-11:00PM
Fri: 6:00PM-11:00PM
Sat: 12:00PM-3:30PM, 6:00PM-11:00PM

Payment methods

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

Restaurant Features

Reservations Accepted

Wine List

Private Dining Room


No Children Under 12

Stylish Interior

Le Sputnik Reviews

Le Sputnik Google Average Rating



Awesome restaurant. Its hard to put it in words, one of my favorite dining experiences ever. The food is amazing. They change up the menu quite a bit but it never disappoints. Ive been here 3 tines and it seems like its getting better every single time. I usually go for lunch because you get similar items for half the price. All of the items are extremely creative and kind of force you out of your comfort zone. The waitstaff knew enough english to explain the courses to us.


So delicious and the service was amazing. I wish I had explored more of their wine selection. Each course was distinct and impressive. I especially liked the home baked breads.


Visited for a couple times in a short period this year. Honestly the best quality French dishes and service with modest pricing. There is lovely surprise on the dish every time. Very worth visiting.

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