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Gontran Cherrier Shinjuku

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2-2-1 Yoyogi | 1F・2F Shinjuku Southern Terrace, Shibuya 151-0053, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-5302-2282
07:30 - 22:00
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Denver, Colorado, United States
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast was delicious. Very beautifully crafted pastries. I had apple pastry and chocolate croissant. Yum!

Thank Melissa S
Riviera Beach, Florida
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67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Well I don't know if people have noticed but all over Asia there is a battle over "croissant ", who can amaze or thrille with the best artisanal or original croissant, so as we love croissant and pain au chocolat there we went to Gontran, artisans baker...a fluffy crispy croissant very expensive, as we are in Tokyo, a bit disappointed... More 

Thank mark1948
Woodbridge, New Jersey, USA
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Overall a really great option for breakfast. French fare for breakfast with decent coffee. At 7:30 am there is a ten minute queue which is a good sign. You grab a plate and tongs and basically help yourself. Then you pay and head upstairs. Breakfast for two ran about 2,000 yen so I wouldn't say this place is cheap but... More 

Thank Alex D
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71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

They have great bakeries and pastries! The best croissant and pain au chocolate we ever eaten! Love the rest of their bakeries and pastries too! Highly recommend a visit!

1 Thank Betty W
Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I could see myself going back here and become a regular customer. The pastry were delectable, especially the their croissant tower with a hint of french flag! Overall bread and pastry taste not too sweet, everything was just wonderful.

Thank CynCynn
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This place was awesome i came back here 4 or 5 times chocolate framboise was world class best ive had. Plenty of good bakery items and excellent hot chocolate and coffee.

Thank Tim M
1 review
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Great place for breakfast. Relaxed atmosphere with light jazz music. One of the best croissant that she had eaten.. by my friend who is particular with her food. Watch the world go by on the high stool

Thank Judith L
Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Yes it is indeed Buttery and Flakiness of their Crossiant is so good and all other selections are all very tasty. Once you picked and paid for your selection , you can go upstairs to enjoy your treats and people watching !!! Price is decent in Japan standard.

Thank Kitty K
Riverside, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Found this bakery while wandering in Shinjuku. Unlike many other bakeries, where goods looked wonderful but tasted bland to average, everything was delicious. Pastries were crisp and flaky. The cherry pastry was a big hit with my wife and daughter.

Thank Fescobedo
Southport, United Kingdom
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513 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 343 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Beautiful displayed food and very good French coffee. The baguettes and pastries are really good with an option to eat in or take out. Cheap prices for real quality.

Thank Billythefish1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Cafe, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-2-1 Yoyogi | 1F・2F Shinjuku Southern Terrace, Shibuya 151-0053, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shibuya>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-5302-2282

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Staying in Shinjuku

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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 cherry-blossom viewing in March and April. In Shinjuku, many restaurants operate all night, and districts such as Omoide Yokocho (Memory Lane) or Shinjuku Golden Machi have back streets filled with tiny restaurants and bars that reflect each owner’s unique taste and style.
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