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Paul Bassett Shinjuku

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1-26-2 Nishi Shinjuku | Shinjuku Nomura Bldg. B1F, Shinjuku 163-0590, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5324-5090
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
12 Jun 2018
“Great coffee, loud space”
3 Aug 2018
“Great coffee, good food, cold beer”
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1-26-2 Nishi Shinjuku | Shinjuku Nomura Bldg. B1F, Shinjuku 163-0590, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Best coffee in Shinjuku, this became our go to spot for coffee, also had dinner, but beware very popular so always busy. Great service.

Thank Brent J
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

It is hard to overstate Paul Bassett’s impact on coffee in Tokyo. This is the former home of the world aeropress champion, and the Panama Geisha I had as an Aeropress was light, fruity, and a bit tealike. Really a great cup of coffee. The...More

Thank jjzzhh
Reviewed 24 October 2017

After a few days of 7-11 or vending machine coffee, it was great to have a western style cappuccino and breakfast. I think the prices were a little high but the coffee was delicious. The restaurant is inside a business building and can be a...More

Thank Renee314
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We walked across town especially to go to this coffee place. The coffee was ok- better than Starbucks but not as good blue bottle in Newoman. Panini was really poor. Ricotta pancakes were ok. I don't think I'd eat there again.

2  Thank lucysH508XM
Reviewed 6 July 2016

it is not many fresh coffee shop in Tokyo that have a great coffee bean around the world. I had a great cup of cafe latte here. It is very good taste, very aroma and the latte art!

Thank Noraphon
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We went for a quick coffee at around noon and were not disappointed! The cafe can be hard to find as its in the basement floor of a big office building with many other restaurants around. Once we found it, service was quick and efficient...More

1  Thank kani75
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

We have enjoyed coffee from here on a previous visit to Tokyo, last nights coffee was nothing but frothed milk which may in a former life had been in the same room as a coffee bean. The 100yen coffee from 7/11 was better, and that...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Dined here on daughters advice, busy night still found room for us. I had lasagne.... never had a layer of hard boiled egg in lasagne before.... different.

Thank raChelF560
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

We decided to take a morning walk from the other side of Shinjuku to hopefully enjoy a coffee as it tastes back in Australia. Unfortunately it was far from that. Ordinary actually. Mine was weak and my wife's cold. Anyway, it was a nice walk...More

1  Thank maddo73
Reviewed 15 December 2014

The owner, Paul bassett is very famous person in the Barista world. The cream was creamy and host. then the coffee temperature is not so high. Although the atmosphere seems to be nice, there are party around the evening, then I have to leave the...More

Thank sooglee
Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and
contains the busiest train station in the world. To
the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo
Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the
east, there’s a district with long-established
department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-26-2 Nishi Shinjuku | Shinjuku Nomura Bldg. B1F, Shinjuku 163-0590, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-5324-5090
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