Hamakatsu: Affordable Tonkatsu Restaurant in Shinjuku, Tokyo
Shinjuku Restaurant Guide-vol.8: Tonkatsu Hamakatsu
Speaking of Japanese cuisines, I’m surely that one of the most famous dishes is Tonkatsu. Tonkatsu is a fried-pork cutlet which is a popular among all generations in Japan. Tonkatsu Hamakutsu (とんかつ濵かつ) is one of the best places where you can eat delicious Tonkatsu, but very affordable price.
The set meal of Tonkatsu is available from 690 yen which is too good to be true! Moreover, they offer unlimited side dishes (rice, miso soup and cabbage). It’s one of the greatest budget eatery in Tokyo! Hamakatsu is a Kyushu based restaurant but has several branched in Tokyo including Shinjuku area.
How to reach: 3 mins walk from JR Shinjuku station, west exit
Hours: Daily 11:00~23:30 (Last Order 23:00)
Budget: Lunch ~1,000 JPY / Dinner 1,000~2,000 JPY