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Japanese: Eel

Unagi Yamanochaya

Unagi Yamanochaya Overview


2-chōme-10-6 Nagatachō, Chiyoda City, Tokyo 100-0014


+81 (0) 3-3581-0585


3 minute walk from Kokkai-gijidomae Station (Exit 5) on the Chiyoda Line.
3 minute walk from Tameike-Sanno Station (Exit 5) on the Ginza Line and Namboku Line.
6 minute walk from Akasaka-Mitsuke Station (Exit 10) on the Marunouchi Line.
4 minute walk from Kokkai-gijidomae Station (Exit 1) on the Marunouchi Line.
10 minute walk from Nagatacho Station (Exit 6) on the Yurakucho Line and Hanzomon Line.

Operating Hours

Sun: Closed
Mon: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 5:00PM-7:00PM
Tue: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 5:00PM-7:00PM
Wed: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 5:00PM-7:00PM
Thur: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 5:00PM-7:00PM
Fri: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 5:00PM-7:00PM
Sat: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 5:00PM-7:00PM

Payment methods

Cash, AMEX, Diners Club, JCB

Unagi Yamanochaya Description

Unagi Yamanochaya is a renowned restaurant located in Tokyo, Japan. Specializing in the art of eel cuisine, this establishment has been recognized as one of the top 100 eel restaurants in Japan. With a rating of 3.71 out of 5 stars and 161 reviews on Tabelog, it is clear that this restaurant has captured the hearts and taste buds of many diners.

What sets Unagi Yamanochaya apart from other dining establishments is their commitment to quality and tradition. The eel used in their dishes is carefully selected and prepared by skilled chefs who have mastered the art of grilling. The result is tender and flavorful eel that melts in your mouth with every bite.

The menu at Unagi Yamanochaya offers a variety of options to satisfy any palate. From their lunch courses starting at 10,890 yen to their dinner courses starting at 15,730 yen, there is something for everyone. Each course features a selection of dishes that highlight the natural flavors of the eel, complemented by seasonal ingredients and traditional Japanese cooking techniques.

The restaurant itself exudes a sense of elegance and tranquility. The interior is tastefully decorated with traditional Japanese elements, creating a serene atmosphere that enhances the dining experience. Whether you are looking for a special occasion or simply want to indulge in the finest eel cuisine, Unagi Yamanochaya is the perfect destination.

Restaurant Features

Reservations Accepted

Private Dining Room


Sake Selection


Unagi Yamanochaya Reviews

Unagi Yamanochaya Google Average Rating


Unagi Yamanochaya Tabelog Average Rating



One of the best and most unique dining experiences of my life. Every curse was prepared with the utmost care and precision. If you are a fan of eel, and natural surroundings, this meal is worth every cent and more.


You should try this eel restaurant at least once in your life. It is tucked away in Nagatacho and has a wonderful atmosphere. The food is naturally wonderful and the portions are just right.


A place to experience the otherness of Japanese culture. Really enjoyed the course. Servers were willing to serve at our needs. Tempo was great and we actually surprised with a specific menu as it was too good to be true.


Translated from Japanese:

First of all, the location is great. It's next to the shrine, so it feels like a power spot, and the atmosphere is very nice. I ate the 9,000 yen course, and the one that was delicious was the Shirayaki, which was delicious enough to be the first time I had it, but the Kimoyaki was not so good.


Translated from Japanese:

A colleague from my previous office came to Tokyo for the first time in a while, so I decided to go there for lunch. Even though it's close to my Tokyo office, I've probably never been to this place before, so I thought it would be a good way to get a feel of Japan, so I decided with Mr. Jubako and decided to end up at a teahouse in the mountains. Actually, I am staying at Capitol Tokyu...


Translated from Japanese:

I'm glad that this space is located in the middle of a city like Akasaka, or rather Tameike Sanno area. In the heat of the day, you can take a breather by walking through Shimodaya Midori from the store's gate. A service woman greets you at the entrance. Today is...

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