For a taste of Japan, head to Sekishin-Tei in the luxury hotel’s garden. Housed in a Japanese-style cabin, this tiny teppanyaki spot overlooks the koi pond and serves exquisitely grilled beef and seafood selections, cooked to order.
The verdant 400-year-old Japanese garden at Hotel New Otani Tokyo is an enchanting oasis located in the center of the metropolis.
Stroll through 10 acres of greenery, rocks and waterfalls; see the highly prized school of koi carp in the pond; and walk across the vibrant red Japanese bridges to find a quiet nook to sit and read.
Within this grand 10-acre garden, you will find 3 teppanyaki restaurants.
A unique culinary experience in a very unique setting, Sekishin-tei is a relaxing counter-style seating restaurant nestled within the 400 year old Japanese Garden. A mixture of Japanese, Western and Chinese style cuisine is grilled right in front of you by expert chefs.
Special Dinner Set – 緑陰 RYOKU-IN
Quick-poached Fish of the Day with Caviar, Sekishin-tei Style
Homard Tail from Canada, Fish of the Season
焼き野菜 Grilled Vegetables
You can to choose some of the finest vegetable for the season, including the very rare and seasonal white asparagus.
Filet of Wagyū, Garden Salad
I always enjoyed the deep fried garlic served for teppanyaki
The garden salad that came with the set was underwhelming.
Garlic Rice, Pickled Vegetables, Miso Soup
季節のフルーツ 2 種盛合せ Assorted Fruit of the Season
Desert and after meal tea is offered in a separate building next door, again unique experience.
Guests can finish off their meal with a dessert and coffee in the annex Shogetsu-tei. From the restaurant you can view the greenery of the massive garden, almost makes you forget you are in the middle of Tokyo.
Sekishin-tei 石心亭 (Hotel New Otani)
4-1 Kioi-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8578, Japan
Tel : +81-3-3238-0024
Date Visited : Mar 2020