5 Best Japanese Restaurants in Ningyocho, Tokyo
Have you been to Ningyocho? Ningyocho literally means "doll town", and there are remains of old an old downtown from Edo period where you can feel traditional Japan. There are a bunch of famous and old-established restaurants, so here is a list of 5 selected ones specializing in Japanese cuisines!
Oyakodon is made of chicken and eggs simmered together and then topped over a bowl of rice. Their oyakodon has juicy and tender chicken which goes well with the creamy eggs. There is always a long line but it is totally worth the wait.
Both sukiyaki and shabu shabu is a type of Japanese hot pot dish consisting of thinly sliced beef and vegetables. They use high-class Japanese beef which is very tender and melts in your mouth. If you are a beef lover, you should try it! You can see further information (including the differences between the two dishes) from the link below.
Their sushi doesn't just look beautiful but tastes great. They are very fresh and sophisticated, it means every ingredient, rice, seafood, and seasonings, is perfectly balanced. They have set menu too which is affordable compared to other fancy sushi restaurants.
You can try many kinds of yakitori made from various parts of the chicken that you may have never had before. They also have a wide selection of sake menu which goes well with savory yakitori. A set of 7 kinds of yakitori is 1785 yen.
They serve teishoku (Japanese style set meal) which comes with rice, soup, and various tofu dishes. The meal is delicious, and at the same time, very healthy and well-balance They also sell take-out products like donuts made from soy milk.
Ningyocho - So much traditions and tasty food!
- I love traveling and eating. My favorites are everything matcha and cheesecakes.