The National Museum of Ethnology (Minpaku) is a research center for ethnology and cultural anthropology.
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First Floor, main building of the National Museum of Ethnology
Opening hours:
11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Last order at 4 p.m.)
Closed on Wednesdays
When a public holiday falls on a Wednesday, the Restaurant is closed instead on the following day.

A special menu is available for both small and large groups. Call +81-6-6876-1293 for booking (in Japanese only).


Chef's Recommendations

Try our new ethnic lunch menu

A variety of authentic ethnic dishes recommended by the Chef!
We now offer an even wider range of tasty ethnic dishes!

Authentic Thai Curry Lunch
1,420 yen
Massaman curry or green curry
Vietnamese coffee jello
*Please ask the staff for today's curry
Chicken Pho Lunch (Vietnamese chicken noodle soup)
1,420 yen
Chicken pho
Hanoi-style fried spring roll
Vietnamese fried rice
Vietnamese coffee jello
Beef Pho Lunch (Vietnamese beef noodle soup)
1,480 yen
Mini beef pho
Chicken sauteed in Vietnamese fish sauce (nuoc mam)
Hanoi-style fried spring roll
Vietnamese coffee jello
Gapao Lunch (Thai stir-fried rice with basil)
1,390 yen
Gapao rice
Vietnamese coffee jello
A La Carte Menu
(served with soup)
Beef Pho
(Vietnamese beef noodle soup)
Chicken Pho
(Vietnamese chicken noodle soup)
Vietnamese rice noodles Vietnamese rice noodles  
950 yen 950 yen  
Pad Thai (served with soup) Jambalaya (served with soup) Nasi Goreng (served with soup)
Thai-style stir-fried rice noodles Latin-style fried rice Indonesian-style fried rice
980 yen 980 yen 980 yen