Sashimi is a quintessential part of Japanese cuisine. This page will give you a brief history of the iconic dish, as well as introduce you to the most popular types of sashimi in Japan, and how to cut sashimi and the best way to enjoy it.
Have you tried the world famous super fluffy pancakes? They're fluffy and delicious like a dream, yet still light. Theses Instaworthy pancakes are a must-try in Tokyo. Here are the best places to have them!
This article introduces some of the best things you can do in Japan in February. You'll find info on popular festivals, traditions, and food!
Reservation links included! Looking for teppanyaki restaurants in Osaka? Here are the 5 best. You can enjoy seeing chef cook supreme quality beef right in front of you, and you will be able to taste the legendary Kobe Wagyu Beef at many of these restaurants!
What factors come into play to make a sake the best? The water, the quality of the rice, the yeast and the rice koji mould. This post will introduce the BEST Japanese sake you can possibly have in Japan. We will also list some restaurants and bars where you can enjoy some of the best Japanese sakes there are out there.
While in Japan, you probably want to try the best that Japan has to offer terms of sushi. Here are the best 10 high-end sushi restaurants you need to splurge on at least once in your life to have a memorable and delectable sushi experience!
If you haven't tried the much talked about Japanese souffle pancakes, you must make these for a lovely brunch at home. Love isn't measured by material things, but in this case, the height of this pancake tower is a great measure. This fluffy pancake recipe is 100% pure love!
Japanese sweets are always one of the most popular genres of food among people visiting from outside of Japan. This article is a guide to the many kinds of Japanese desserts! Enjoy this list of Japanese desserts.
Shinjuku is the district in central Tokyo that does not sleep. There are countless bars or drinking spots opened until midnight and beyond. If you have no idea where you should go to drink, here are some tips to make your night journey in Tokyo exciting!
Contrary to a popular belief outside of Japan, kani is not imitation crab meat, it's the Japanese word for real crab. This article clarifies a few misconceptions about kani and presents how real kani is used in Japan.
Have you ever heard of "Coulicious"? Most of you probably haven't, for it is actually a new creative dish only served at a French bistro called "&éclé" in Omotesando, Tokyo. It is a beautiful, healthy rice dish that you will surely love!
Information about the weather in Japan in September. Included are average temperatures for major cities and the average number of days with precipitation.
Dotonbori is probably the most vibrant city in Osaka, and there you get to have lots of fun with shops and good restaurants! Check out the following places so you don't have to miss Dotonbori's must-tries!
Coisof, on Takeshita Street in Harajuku, is a soft-serve ice cream that specializes in super-rich ice cream. Coisof offers, since November 1st, a new jet black goth soft serve ice cream flavor! The ice cream, the cone, everything is black! Come try it for yourself, and don't forget to take a picture at the photo booth!
Located in the south part of Osaka, Namba is a lovely area to visit. You can stroll down Namba walk and try out some of Osaka's best restaurants. Here's a list of where to eat in Osaka to have an amazing culinary experience!
Have you ever heard of "oden"? It is a common Japanese winter (and autumn) dish. It can be served at restaurants, food stalls, convenience stores, and made at home. One interesting thing about oden is that it has a great variety of ingredients. Here is a list of common items you'll find in a pot of oden!
Catch your own dinner in downtown Tokyo! You wouldn't believe me if I told you that you can actually catch your own dinner on a boat in the middle of Tokyo. Better yet, from the comfort of your own table! Fishing Restaurant Zauo opens its doors every night to the public to try their luck at catching their own dinner!
Chef Motokichi Yukimura has elevated the omelette-rice dish of Japan - called omurice - to a virtual work of art! His restaurant Kichi Kichi in Kyoto makes his signature dish See it right before your eyes. See the fluffy omelette burst beautifully over the rice under Motokichi's precision cut!
If you're going to try Japan's finest beef, might as well try it at its birthplace! Here are the absolute best restaurants to try Kobe beef and all the various ways it can be eaten!
Looking for the best sushi experience in Tokyo but on a budget? Try Sushi Zanmai, and you will have reasonably-priced, yet amazing sushi. It is one of the most famous sushi restaurant chains that originated from Tsukiji and has many branches mainly in Tokyo.