The Most Casual Experience at Chain Stores!

Japan has a variety of chain stores including cafes, sushi, ramen, beef bowl, fast food, etc. It is very common for these chain stores to release seasonal or limited edition menu that uses seasonal vegetables or fruits, which is usually only available in Japan. Check the following articles to find out what kind of chain stores there are in Japan, what is different from stores overseas, and for more information on Japanese chain stores!

The Most Casual Experience at Chain Stores!

KFC Japan Menu And Prices

KFC is a major chain restaurant in Japan. It is popular both for set meals and take-out, especially during the winter holiday season.

tabikamome
tabikamome

This Summer's Must-Try Ramen: Chilled Tantanmen at Ippudo!

From the end of July through September 23rd, 2019, the famous ramen chain 'Ippudo' will be offering a very special bowl of chilled tantanmen to help combat the summer heat! If you're in Japan this summer, this special bowl of ramen is definitely worth checking out!

DeLong
DeLong

All-You-Can-Eat Takoyaki!! Gindako Ikebukuro Nishi-Guchi (Tokyo)

The Ikebukuro Nishi-Guchi location of the famous takoyaki chain 'Gindako' is the only location in Tokyo to offer an all-you-can-eat and drink plan! If you're a fan of takoyaki, this is your chance to eat as much takoyaki as your heart desires for 60 minutes! We went to try it for ourselves!

DeLong
DeLong

【Hokkaido 】Burgers Only Available in Hakodate: 'Lucky Pierrot'

When it comes to Hokkaido's Hakodate, most people likely think of seafood or other fresh Hokkaido specialties. However, the one restaurant that shouldn't be missed in the southern Hokkaido city is a local burger chain called Lucky Pierrot. Just what is the magic of this shop? Read on to find out.

Foods hunter
Foods hunter

5 Most Popular Izakayas in Japan - Experience the Japanese Night Culture!

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!

haru
haru

Giant Legendary Karaage for ¥280?! Get Outta Town!

Harahachi Bunmei is a popular Tokyo izakaya chain where all items and (most) drinks are ¥280. The shop is famous for its karaage (fried chicken), which has won gold in past karaage competitions! We went to check out the legendary fried chicken and low prices!

DeLong
DeLong

¥1,000 Dinner Roulette: Using an App to Randomly Order at Saizeriya

We used an app that randomly selects a combination of menu items that total ¥1,000 to order our dinner at Saizeriya, a popular, cheap "Italian" chain restaurant in Japan. The results were surprising!

DeLong
DeLong

The Menu At Wendy's Japan Got A Massive Upgrade!

Looking for a burger but with something a little special? Wendy's is back to Japan in collaboration with First Kitchen to bring you your favorite burgers and much more! Now with several locations throughout Japan, come get your burger fix and try out some of the collaborative menus!

Jonathan
Jonathan

Open Today: The Grandest Muji Store on the Planet

The biggest Muji store in the world + Muji hotel opened today in Ginza. We went to see what all the hubbub was about.

DeLong
DeLong