As is usual at establishments of this kind, the a la carte menu -- composed and penned daily by Masumitsu-san -- gives no prices. That is why many people are happy to leave the selection up to him, ordering the 7,000 yen omakase ("leave it up to the chef") course.
Issei: It might as well be spring
Name (J) いっせい
Dinner price range
¥5,000 or more
Fine contemporary ryori perfectly attuned to the surroundings
There could be a better selection of sake.
Number of seats 20
Smoking No smoking
Yamanashi Bldg. 1F, 2-29-6 Higashi, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Cash, Credit Card
Transport Take JR Ebisu Station's North Exit (by the koban) and cross Komazawa-dori. Walk under the railway bridge down to the first light, then turn left parallel with the tracks. Turn right at the second light, and Issei will be on the left almost immediately (before the river).