Ichiran has just opened in Tokyo its first branch ever serving pork-free and alcohol-free ramen. Give it a try! The new restaurant is located in Shinjuku.
At 512 Cafe & Grill in Roppongi, their specialty dish is the super fluffy brûlé pancake. Before cooking the pancake, they add meringue to the pancake mix so that the pancake becomes very soft. You have to try it out for yourself!
Visiting Nagoya? The most important thing to do when visiting the city is definitely eating 'Nagoya meshi,' the local cuisine of Nagoya. Nagoya, located in Aichi Prefecture, is famous for its unique and incredibly delicious dishes such as miso katsu and hitsumabushi. Here are the top 12 dishes in Nagoya that you must try, plus recommended restaurants. Enjoy!
Yamaimo isn't a widely known root vegetable, but it is really delicious and has many health benefits! This article will present the vegetable, its health benefits and how to eat it! Enjoy!
There are varieties of fruits in Japan, some of which are found only here, and others that have become known abroad as well. From the famous Fuji apple to the much more obscure yuzu lemon here's a list of typical Japanese fruits.
This guide includes all you need to know about the major and very best karaoke chains in Tokyo. There is information about the pricing system, the food and drinks, and the particularities of every store.
Tokyo is a bar-goer's heaven! Here's Favy's list of 18 of the coolest bars in Tokyo you should check out while you're here. From old-school Japanese cocktail bars to absinthe bars, we got you covered!
There are so many kinds of ramen out there, and you've got questions: What's the difference between 'tonkotsu ramen' and 'shio tonkotsu ramen?' What is menma, anyway? What's the difference between ramen and chuka soba? All of these questions, and more, will be answered!
Unagi, or soft water eel, is a Japanese delicacy that you must try when you're in Japan. Tenderized and grilled with a soy-based sauce, it is truly delectable. Here are seven restaurants in Tokyo that serve some of the most outstanding unagi dishes. Enjoy!
Omurice is a famous Japanese dish that traditionally consists of ketchup-flavored rice covered with an omelet. There are so many restaurants and cafes throughout Tokyo where you can eat omurice, so we've created a list of some of the best. Enjoy!
Have you ever tried melon pan? It is a bread you can only find in Japan! There are many melon pan stands located in Tokyo, so this article will introduce some of the best melon pan stands for you!
Akakara Nabe is a fun izakaya located in Ikebukuro's Sunshine Street that serves awesome Nagoya-style food. In addition to great tebasaki (chicken wings), fried shrimp, and other izakaya specialties, the restaurant's featured item is nabe, or Japanese-style hot-pot. The hot pots feature a rich red miso base and a spiciness level from 0 to 10!!
Mochi is a very popular sweet in Tokyo. It is most often red bean paste covered in rice flour. It's sticky, yet not too sweet and fun to eat. There are a lot of different flavours to try and each shop has its differentiating point. Why not try a few to see the difference for yourself!
This post will answer most of the general questions related to Japanese sake, such as "What is Japanese sake?" & "How is it different from other alcohols?" Check out this article to clarify a few things about Japanese Sake!
Japanese food is known as healthy. However, if you are a big meat lover, you might have felt Japanese food is not quite satisfying. If so, just try Shabu Shabu! You can enjoy high-class beef such as Kobe Beef staying healthy. What's the tip for Shabu Shabu? Just have fun!
KFC is a major chain restaurant in Japan. It is popular both for set meals and take-out, especially during the winter holiday season.
Tokyo Station is a huge bullet train hub. Chances are that if you're traveling from Tokyo to somewhere else in Japan, your journey will start at that station. While on the train, it's customary in Japan to eat a bento box lunch bought at the station. These are commonly called ekiben. Enjoying your ekiben in the train is a fun part of the traveling experience in Japan so make sure to grab yours before getting on the train. Here are some good places to buy some them at the Tokyo Station.
While in Kyoto, you should definitely try all the Japanese cuisines, and all the variations of it. This, of course, includes Japanese pancakes. They are nothing like American pancakes, as they are much lighter and fluffier. Try one of these 7 awesome cafes to know for yourself!
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.
It might seem like an overwhelming task to find a nice sushi restaurant in Shibuya, given the number of restaurants in this huge city! Leave this task up to us, we found the best sushi in Shibuya from affordable to high-end. All you have to do is enjoy these awesome sushi restaurants!