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Tempura Matsui

222 E. 39th St., New York, NY 10016 40.748181 -73.97489
nr. Tunnel Exit St.   See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-986-8885 Send to Phone

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  • Cuisine: Japanese/Sushi
  • Price Range: $$$$

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Tue-Fri, noon-2pm and 5pm-10:30pm; Sat-Sun, 5pm-10:30pm; Mon, closed

Nearby Subway Stops

4, 5, 6, 7, S at Grand Central-42nd St.

Payment Methods

American Express, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Prix-Fixe
  • Design Standout
  • Special Occasion
  • Online Reservation


  • Beer and Wine Only
  • Sake and Soju




After more than three decades of perfecting his art in Japan, tempura wizard Masao Matsui has come out of retirement to show New Yorkers why a $230 tasting menu of masterfully cooked, fresh ingredients in paper-thin shells of batter is worth it. Lobster, vegetables, and a smattering of seasonal seafood delight in Matsui's famous, wafery batter.