New Menu

Dec. 1st, 2017

We are glad to introduce our new menu starting from Dec. 2nd.

A new lunch item is the Beef Pepper Rice, the seasoned rice with the beef, corn, and scallion, served on the sizzle platter. It’s the most popular dish at Pepper Lunch, our restaurant group with more 400 locations worldwide.

Single item - $13
Set Menu (comes with salad & soup) - $16
*Available only at East Village location.

Our popular Lunch Special, Wild Steak Set, now comes in 3 different sizes.

7.1oz Wild Steak Set - $15
10.6oz Wild Steak Set - $18
15.8oz Wild Steak Set - $22
*All sets come with Soup, Salad, and Rice.

Click the link below to see our full menu.

Lunch is available on Weekdays from 11AM - 4PM.

Niku Mileage Card with Prepaid Functionality

Dec. 1st, 2017

Starting Dec. 2nd, Niku Mileage Card will have prepaid functionality that allows you to conveniently pay for purchases, collect Niku Mileage, and earn rewards. Quick reload through Ikinari Steak App with a credit card and get bonuses*!

*Reload Bonus
$30~ 1% bonus
$50~ 2% bonus
$100~ 3% bonus
e.g. If you load $100 to your Niku Mileage Card, you’ll get extra $3 on your account!

Please note that we only accept cash for adding value (Niku Money) to your Niku Mileage Card at the restaurant.
Click the link below to see detailed information.

Holiday Hours

Nov. 20th, 2017

We will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23rd., Thanksgiving day and will be open on Friday, Nov. 24th!

Thanksgiving Day: CLOSED
Christmas Day: OPEN
New Year's Day: OPEN

More Sake!

Oct. 16th, 2017

We now have a wider selection of Sake.
Click the link below to see our menu.

Bigger rewards when you rank up!

Sept. 15th, 2017

In addition to our Ikinari members’ card benefits, you will receive an Ikinari Original T-shirt when you become a gold member. For a platinum member, you will receive a medallion!
Feel free to ask our staff for more detail.
Offer valid until Dec. 31st, 2017.

Click the link below to learn more about Niku Mileage card.

$5 sign up coupon!

Sept. 1st, 2017

Ikinari Steak now gives out $5 coupon to all the new app registered Niku Mileage member.
Offer valid until Dec. 31st, 2017.
Click the link below to learn more about our members’ card and benefits.

More Chairs!

July. 20th, 2017

Ikinari Steak now has some high chairs for customers who prefer sitting while enjoying steak. We stay open to different options to serve a wider range of customers in New York.

Collect Steak Stamps to Earn Rewards

July. 10th, 2017

Starting July 10th to Aug 30th, Ikinari Steak will start a steak stamp campaign on our mobile app. Every time you eat steak and use your Niku Mileage card will get you one stamp. Collect 5 stamps to earn a chance to enter the raffle for a prize you like. All the raffle entrance is guaranteed for a $5 coupon towards your next visit.

Raffle prizes are:
A) Free Ribeye steak 10.6oz - 20 winners
B) Original T-shirt - 50 winners
C) Ikinari Original Pepper Dressing - 15 winners
D) Ikinari Original Steak Sause - 15 winners

You need to be an App-registered member to participate in this campaign. Click the link below to learn more about our members’ card and benefits.

Gram to Oz

Jun. 30th, 2017

Starting July 1st, 2017 Ikinari Steak will begin using the metrication in ounces instead of grams for weighing and pricing steaks.
We have found that many of our U.S. guests prefer this metric when ordering, and our number one priority is our guest's comfort.

Please see our menu page for more detailed information.

Introducing New Wild Steak

Jun. 5th, 2017

Our Lunch Special, “Wild Steak" is more tender and juicy!
We now only serve the best part of “Chuck-eye,” eliminating all the neck part that is harder to chew.
For the newly upgraded Wild Steak, will be served with salad, soup, and rice for only $22. (Skip rice for $21).
Lunch Special is now available from 11 am to 5 pm weekday. (except holiday)

We do not take reservations

May. 23rd, 2017

We serve our customer on first-come, first-serve basis. No reservation taken in anytime.
Thank you for your understanding and we look forward to your visit!

We now serve SAKE!

Apr. 1st, 2017

Onigoroshi, Junmai Sake, is a refined sake from Itami, the historical birthplace of sake with more than 450 years of brewing tradition. It is pleasantly aromatic and ultra-dry.
$10/Glass $35/bottle

Niku Mileage APP is now available

Feb. 28rd, 2017

Niku Mileage App is Launched! Eat steak to earn your mileage! App registered user will have access to more rewards as your mileage grow. For detailed information, please visit

Grand Open

Feb. 23rd, 2017

We are Open! We're pleased to announce the Grand Opening of Ikinari Steak East Village.
We look foward to your visit!

Ikinari Steak Grand Opening Date Set!

Feb. 21th, 2017

We're pleased to announce the Grand Opening of Ikinari Steak East Village: Thursday, Feb 23rd, 11am.
We look foward your visit!

Ikinari Steak Coming to East Village soon!

Feb. 14th, 2017

Ikinari Steak, the Japan based standing steak restaurant will open its first New York City and US location at 90 East 10 Street (Third - Fourth Aves.)
Owned by chef and restaurateur Kunio Ichinose, Ikinari Steak opened in Tokyo in December, 2013, and now has over 100 locations throughout Japan, including over 60 locations in Tokyo City.
The idea behind Ikinari Steak is to serve “super thick” high-quality meats quickly and economically, therefore people stand while consuming their steaks. It’s a fun, interactive, communal, and brand new experience for New Yorkers!