Bistrot d'Artemis
Yoyogi: French
Bistrot d'Artemis (Yoyogi: French)
Bistrot d'Artemis
Open noon-2, 6pm-1am (LO). Closed Tuesdays, 3rd Monday.
late: Open late
Sun: Open Sundays
no smoking: No smoking

This bistrot branch of the highly regarded L'Artemis restaurant in Jingumae offers a more casual experience and convenient late-night hours. The kitchen covers the standards very well - excellent grilled lamb and pork confit - but they also turn out dishes we don't often see at the typical bistrot - blood sausage served with chunks of baked apple, avocado-shrimp salad, and an eye-opening red pimento creme brulee.

The extensive wine list starts at around Y3000; budget Y4500-7500 for dinner. Tables are a bit snug, but there's no smoking, except in the tiny garden area out front. The restaurant is very popular with a young local crowd, so advance reservations are recommended.

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