- I love traveling and eating. My favorites are everything matcha and cheesecakes.
Komeda's coffee (コメダ珈琲) is one of the most common and popular cafe in Japan. They offer very relaxing time with great coffee and food. Give it a try while you are in Japan!
Pancakes are the world popular breakfast or dessert. But did you know some pancakes in Japan are slightly different from the ones you can find in other countries. When you come to Tokyo, you must try these extra fluffy pancakes everyone uploads on Instagram!
Yokohama's Red Brick Warehouse Christmas Market (Akarenga Christmas Market) is one of the most popular events during the Christmas season. You can experience the German-style Christmas Market while enjoying the stunning illuminations, shopping, and eating!
While you are in Osaka, there is a dish you MUST try, it is "okonomiyaki" also known as Japanese pancake. Out of the thousands of okonomiyaki restaurants in Osaka, "Okonomiyaki Chitose" is one of the most popular restaurants with both locals and foreign visitors. Just give it a try, and you will have an amazing, authentic okonomiyaki experience in Osaka!
Do you know kushiage, or also called kushikatsu? It is a Japanese-style deep fried food on a stick that is originated in Osaka. You eat them with dipping sauce, and the batter is nicely light and crispy. Definitely the great dish you should try. Kushiya Monogatari, a big kushiage chain restaurant, is the best place to enjoy the dish as they offer the buffet where you fry your choices of ingredients by your selves.
Gyutan (牛タン) is one of the Japanese food made from grilled beef tongue originated in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture. Gyutan has meaty flavor and unique texture, and is healthier than other meat. Here is a list of best gyutan steaks in Kyoto!
Summer is here! In Japan, they have summer festivals in many places and the people love to go there wearing yukata (Japanese traditional clothes). They have A LOT of food stalls everywhere at the festivals, offering a variety of food and snacks to eat while watching fireworks.
For all ramen lovers, you need to try "Abura soba"! Abura soba is basically an oily type of ramen without soup ("abura" literally means oil). Abura soba originated in Tokyo, and here is the list of hottest abura soba shops there!
Japan has a lot of coffee shops and cafes. Out of all, DOUTOR COFFEE is one of the most famous and popular coffee shops where people go in various situations. Some grab a cup of coffee for working, some study or talk with friends at the shop, or others have a breakfast, lunch, and desserts. They offer cheap, quick, and great coffee, as well as food!
You definitely should try this amazing Japanese dish at home! Omurice, basically fried rice wrapped in an omelet, is one of Japan's favorite and is served at many restaurants. You can easily make it with simple ingredients at home.