Ginza is a gourmet spot you cannot miss if you are in Tokyo. The place is particularly famous for its sushi but there is a wide variety of cuisines to choose from, among which is yakiniku. Ginza has some of the very best yakiniku in Tokyo! Here is our special selection for a great evening in Ginza.
There is a famous restaurant in Ginza that specializes in anago (conger eel). Anago is a saltwater eel different from the more popular unagi (freshwater eel). The place you have to go for some of the best anago is Ginza Hirai. They serve it simmered and grilled!
If you want to try the popular Western-influenced Japanese dish, "omurice", you should try this authentic "kissaten", You! Their omurice dishes are beautiful and addictively delicious!
Only 3 minutes from Hibiya Station, Cafe Benisica, is an old cafe that's been around since 1957. You can have pizza toast as it was originally served when it first arrived in Japan! You should also try the "devil's flames" which is an incredible drink which is made surrounded by fire!
Ginza has a high concentration of luxurious stores and restaurants. It is renown for its fine dining and for its high-end shopping areas. While wandering the streets of Ginza, here are the places you definitely need to try, all price ranges included (from cheapest to most expensive).
If you're looking for awesome places to get breakfast in Ginza, here are the must-try places. From bakeries for when you're in a hurry to possible the tastiest pancakes or waffles you've ever had, you'll find what you're looking for!
Kabuki is a great way to experience Japanese traditional culture. You can attend very impressive performances at the Kabukiza Theatre in Ginza, Tokyo. Here is some useful information about the location, ticket prices, general time schedule and restaurants in the area of the theatre.
If you're staying at the Imperial Palace Hotel in Tokyo, or you're visiting around the Ginza/Kanda area, these are some excellent restaurants to visit. Have a wonderful culinary experience!