L'EAU means water in French.

The farmers in Japan who grow wonderful ingredients and customers who eat the foodー Chef Takamitsu Shimizu wants to bridge with everyone the way people and water connect. He makes them want to feel c'est bienー it's great.

Straight from Tokyo, we hope to serve seasonal cuisine using outstanding Japanese ingredients, as well as provide a great space and excellent service to our customers.

We hope that customers can feel L'EAU's message.


Takamitsu Shimizu

Takamitsu Shimizu was born in 1977 in Tokyo.
His father ran a French restaurant. After studying graphic design in university, he followed in his father's footsteps and entered the world of cooking.

After working in a few Italian restaurants of Mikasakaikan (Ginza, Tokyo), he started working in Restaurant C'est Bien, operated by his father (Higashi-Nagasaki, Tokyo). He spent 15 years there working as a chef.
In November 2018, Shimizu founded L'EAU (Gaienmae, Tokyo)


2-14-14 Minami Aoyama
Minato-ku Tokyo 107-0062
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TEL 03-5843-0140
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HOURS Lunch : 12:00〜15:00(L.O.13:00)
Dinner : 18:00〜22:00(L.O.19:30)
CLOSED Monday(It will be closed in the case of * holiday, the next day will be a regular holiday).
NUMBER OF SEATS Table Seats: 16
DRESS CODE We do not have a strict dress code. However, we do not recommend wearing overly casual outfits.
RESERVE Reservations can be made online or by phone.
Please note that there may be times during working hours that calls do not go through.

Please inform us of any allergies or foods that you dislike in a detailed manner at the time of reservation. If this information is not indicated, please understand that the dishes cannot be changed on the day.

We kindly ask guests to not bring children under junior high school age.

Please note that our cancellation policy is of 1 day before a reservation.

There is a cancellation fee thereafter.

We charge the fee of 50% of the cost of the meal for the cancellation of one day before the reservation, 100% of the cost for the cancellation on the day.

Please be sure to call a store to cancel the reservation or change the number of people and so on.

Please call us for the reservation on the day.

Please call the store directly for the reservation of groups of 5 or more.