Shinjuku is known as one of the fiercest battlegrounds for ramen shops with around 200 shops there. They are rich in variety, from basic ones to novelty ones. Ramen, which is originally from China, is now a Japanese national fast food. These are the ramen shops you should visit.
These are the must-try famous dessert places in Tokyo! We've included some dessert buffets, traditional desserts, ice cream parlours (matcha, sesame), a famous fancy fruit parlour, and some western style desserts with a Japanese twist! Every address is located near a main station of Tokyo.
If you haven't already, you should definitely explore Shin-Okubo, Tokyo's Korean Town. The area boasts some of the city's best affordable restaurants. Here's an article that introduces 5 of the very best Korean restaurants of Shin-Okubo that aren't too hard on your wallet!
Torikizoku is a casual Yakitori (grilled chicken on skewers) chain that has locations all over Japan. Everything they serve is 298 yen! If you're a gourmet on a budget, this restaurant is a must-try.
Namba is the southern part of Osaka and is considered to be at the heart of Osaka's culture. If you want to know about Osaka's unique history, here are the top things to do in Namba, Osaka.
If you haven't heard of Japanese pancakes yet, this should definitely be on your must-try list! Japanese pancakes are much fluffier and lighter than American pancakes. If you're a pancake lover, this is what dreams are made of!
For all cheesecake and cheese tart lovers, there is a must-try bakery in Japan that is very popular. The freshly baked tarts and cakes are amazingly delicious and even better, you can choose how well-done you want them baked! This article is all about Pablo's cheese tarts and cakes in Japan.
Shinsaibashi is an area in Osaka where you can easily spend the whole day shopping! There are a number of stores on the street of Shinsaibashi, and there are a quite a lot of places for sightseeing as well!
Mister Donut, as known as "Misdo", is one of the most popular chains in Japan. They not only offer donuts but also pasta, ice cream and even dim sum! Check out the menu of the most popular donut chain in Japan.
Here are the best-selected cup ramen according to Japanese people! When browsing through a grocery store in Japan, you might very well be overwhelmed by the hundreds of choices, so we narrowed it down to the 7 best!
Sushi is the most famous Japanese dish outside of Japan, and one of the most popular dishes for Japanese themselves. Today, we introduce you 9 best sushi restaurants in Ginza, Tokyo. Enjoy sushi!
One of the winter Japanese cuisine you can't miss, "nabe", a Japanese hot pot dishes. This post will be a perfect guide for everyone who would like to try making nabe of their own. From the most basic kind of nabe to the unique ones, you will get to know 12 recipes in this post.
Afternoon tea is always a delightful way to spend time with you friends or loved one. There is always a wide variety of things to try; from sweet to savoury, it is always an exciting experience. Here are some of the afternoon tea places you should try in Tokyo; whether you are looking for something traditional or with a Japanese edge, all of these are exceptional!
Mozoku is an important part of the food culture of all of Japan and it is something the world should get to know for its amazing health benefits! Of all the seaweeds consumed by the people of Japan, Mozuku is perhaps the most unique: its health benefits, and it can only be found in Japan, specifically, around the Islands of Okinawa Prefecture.
Conveyor belt sushi 回転寿司 (revolving sushi) is part of Japan's modern food culture and is a definite must-try. One of the most famous conveyor belt sushi chains in Japan is Kura Sushi (pronounced "kurazushi" in Japanse). Let's see why it is so famous!
Soba (蕎麦/そば) is a Japanese noodle dish made from buckwheat. It is such a common dish in Japan and can be served at home or in both casual and fancy restaurants. Here is the ultimate list of best soba restaurants in Tokyo you need to try! It includes from nice restaurants to cheap fast food chain, so check all places to decide where to go!
Alien eggs Japanese street food! Have you heard or seen this super strange food? Well, you'll definitely want to click on this link because it's even stranger than you think!
Here's your essential list of things to do around Tokyo Station to enjoy the best of what this area has to offer. You can start by having breakfast around the station, and after some sightseeing, it'll be time for lunch. Here are some suggestions you're bound to love on how to enjoy Tokyo Station.
How to spend a night out in Osaka's gay bars! Where to eat, where to drink, where to dance, where to karaoke! We've got you covered for a super fun night!
Tokyo has over 6,000 ramen restaurants. These selected 20 joints constantly rank among the best. Here's the general shop info for each and the rating by our Japanese ramen experts.