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If you've ever been to Japan's northern island of Hokkaido, you should be no stranger to this type of lamb barbecue named after the famous mighty Mongolian warrior. Jingisukan is Hokkaido's soul food, loved by the people and an icon of the island's cuisine. If you're in Tokyo, lucky for you, you still can get a taste of northern Japan because there are over 150 restaurants offering it in the city! Here are some exceptionally good ones.
Jingisukan (Genghis Khan): 5 Selected Shops in Sapporo to Try Hokkaido's Outstanding Grilled Lamb Dish!
Jingisukan (Japanese pronunciation of "Genghis Khan") is a famous grilled mutton dish in Hokkaido. It is somewhat difficult to find outside of the northern island, so if you happen to travel to Sapporo, this is a must-try specialty of the local food culture! Here are some of the best restaurants for having the dish.