272, rue Saint Honoré, 75001 Paris 1er

Price : from 30€ to 60€

OPENING HOURS

MTWTFSS
Lunch
Dinner

Menu

Starters

  • Nikogori (Eel in Jelly)9€
  • Miso Soup6€
  • Spinach in Sauce Sesame 7€

Main courses

  • Zosui (Rice Soup)15€
  • Eel Sushi (8 pieces)20€
  • Oyako (Spicy Chicken)20€

Desserts

  • Glace matcha (Green Tea)11€
  • Caramel Cream in Black Sesame9€
  • Wagashi (Rice Cake)8€

This menu above is provided for information purposes only. The restaurant can modify it according to the season and the creativity of the chef.

Description

Why go there?

To discover, at the edge of Tuileries Garden, the Parisian annex of Tokyo's restaurant Nodaiwa, created in the XIXth century.

To taste Nodaiwa's speciality : the unagi, grilled ell, almost caramelized, that one sprinkled with Sichuan pepper, according to the Japanese tradition.

For the menus served in lovely china bowls or amazing gloss boxes from Japan.

For Nodaiwa's talented chefs directly coming from Tokyo, who get live ells, which then are put on brochettes, braised and steamed.

To experience the curative virtues of this fish, renowned to lower the cholesterol level.

For the cosy and fine setting of Nodaiwa, with light wood, banquettes running along the dining-room, gloss frameworks and authentic ikebanas, Japanese flower arrangements.

With who?

Un curieux qui croyait tout connaître de la gastronomie japonaise.

The regulars

Only Japan lovers : Japanese living in Paris, French who have lived in Japan, and employees of Japanese companies in Paris.

Must-Eat dishes

Fuji menu (30€) served in a bowl with 200 g of grilled ell with sauce, iced vegetables and grated white radish ; Asunaro menu (49€), served in a gloss box with 280 g of grilled ell, an ell flan with black sesame, a seaweed salad and a miso shiro soup.

The wines

Bourgogne Macon cruzille (45€), otherwise stay in Japan with a small bottle of hot aromatic Denshu (19€).

Best tables

N°8 and 9, settled along the banquettes, at the back of the dining-room.

Practical information

272, rue Saint Honoré, 75001 Paris 1er

How to get there?

METRO L1- Tuileries

Price

  • from 30€ to 60€

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