I couldn't believe what I had stumbled upon when I went here for the first time! Sushi Koraku Bekkan is a Tokyo local's secret! A charming little restaurant that serves up delectable sushi and sashimi in business district Kojimachi.
It's that time of the year again. Fall is slowly creeping in and restaurants everywhere in Japan are releasing limited fall edition foods to reflect the seasonal change. McDonald's has been releasing its own fall edition burger called the "tsukimi burger", which translates to the moon-viewing burger. Why moon-watching and what does it have to do with burgers? You'll find the answers in this article.
Have you been to izakaya in Japan? It is a Japanese style casual bar where you can enjoy reasonably priced Japanese dishes, drinks, and nomihodai (all-you-can-drink). Izakaya is such common that there are many chains located near stations. Here is a list of the selected izakaya chains which feature different food and concepts. Check all and find the one that meets your need!
Many people know about Japan's 100 yen shops but much fewer people are familiar with the 100 yen "combini" (Japanese people's way of saying convenience store in short). Lawson has a category of stores selling products exclusively at 100 yen. As you might expect, these stores are particularly popular for cheap snacks and drinks, but they also have all kinds of products including meat and vegetables and non-food items.
Do you have a pancake craving? No worries! You can enjoy delicious pancakes at this chain cafe: Uzna Omom. Each branch has a unique interior and a special menu.
Sato Yosuke is a udon restaurant that originated in Akita Prefecture. They are well known for their delicious handmade "Inaniwa udon", a type of udon noodle from Akita. Today, there have 4 branches in Tokyo so you don't need to travel to the north of Japan to try one of the top udon restaurants!
Tokyo doesn't lack in the wacky event or restaurant department. There are so many things to discover and do in Tokyo! Would you like to try this tuna carving event in a club in Roppongi! You should give it a try!
Namba Station in Osaka is one of the major stations of the City. The area surrounding the station is very interesting and vibrant. Furthermore, many people transit there on their way to other interesting areas of the Kansai region. Whatever your reasons for being in Namba, you may be looking for a good breakfast near the station. Here is a selection of 5 good places.
Wagyu (Japanese beef) is one of the must-haves dishes, besides sushi, in Japan. Shima is a famous steakhouse in Tokyo, offering incredible wagyu steak and well-known delicious steak sandwich. This article is a guide to Shima, including the menu and prices. Meat lovers must go!!
Visiting the Tsukiji Fish Market, Tokyo? Remember sushi is not the only thing to have. There is an adorable coffee shop called Turret Coffee near Tsukiji station where you can have delicious espresso drinks. Just stop by Turret Coffee and have a break with a cup of coffee!
Kichijoji is a booming town in which you'll see new shopping malls, an abundance of fashionable clothing stores and trendy restaurants and much more. Harmonica Yokocho is not the type of place you would expect in such an area. The contrast between the old-fashioned yokocho atmosphere and the rest of the city makes the Harmonica Yokocho alleys all the more interesting. A must go place if you visit Kichijoji!
At CICADA, you can enjoy a wide range of authentic Mediterranean cuisines from Moroccan to Portuguese to Italian. The atmosphere of the restaurant is great for families and friends, as well as corporate events.
Combining sustainability and gastronomy, Chef Yoshihiro Narisawa, owner, and chef of NARISAWA, has pioneered a cuisine that focuses on connecting people with the natural environment. Experience innovative satoyama cuisine at this very exclusive and exquisite at this dining experience in Tokyo.
Cafe Rigoletto is one of the most popular restaurants for pizza in Kichijoji. The atmosphere is nice and relaxed, the food is great and the prices are reasonable for the quality you get. No wonder people rave about this place. Read on to find out more about Cafe Rigoletto.
Mahika Mano is one of the first hammock-themed cafes in Tokyo. It is located in the beautiful town of Kichijoji. If you have some time to spare, you should definitely check it out. It's one of the most relaxing cafes you can imagine. Here is more on this little oasis of tranquility in Tokyo.
Craving for ramen in Tokyo? You should try the amazingly rich tsukemen style ramen (dipping ramen)! The soup made from pork and seafood broth is so flavorful and addictive that you won't forget it.
If you are a meat or especially a gyoza lover, you need to try the "Jumbo Gyoza" at Kailaku in Ikebukuro, Tokyo! Gyoza is a small dumpling filled with pork, but at the old-established Chinese restaurant Kailaku, you can try big ones. You can't miss this heavenly gyoza experience!
Imagine a yokocho alley made up entirely of ramen restaurants. Sounds like a dream? Well, your dream can come true in Sapporo! The Sapporo Ramen Yokocho is a famous alley not just for its concentration delicious ramen but also for being the originator of the miso ramen! Here is more on this famous spot!