- Posts tagged by Tokyo. I hope you can find your favorite restaurants!
For people who have food allergies or for those who are simply following diets, here are some excellent gluten free restaurants and cafes in Tokyo you should try!
Honey toast is a popular dessert in Japan, as well as many other areas in Asia. Some say it originates from Hokkaido, but that isn't entirely clear. In any case, Tokyo has some great shops where they serve it that you should definitely try! Beware though, it has an extremely high calorie content! Here are a 5 selected shops in Tokyo.
In summer, many festivals and fireworks (hanabi) festivals take place in all over Japan. Out of them, Edogawa (Edo River) fireworks festivals is one of the most popular and greatest festivals where you can enjoy spectacular fireworks show and lively atmosphere. Here is a guide to the festival, what is it, when and where to watch, and how to enjoy.
Parfaits are hugely popular in Japan. Sometimes you feel like every restaurant has it on their menu. And, well it's delicious all year round, but it's particularly good in the summer. Loaded with fruits, and ice cream. It's refreshing and sweet. How about trying a limited edition summer parfait or a parfait made with delicious summer fruits? Yesssss!
Banh Mi's are perfect anytime of the day and anytime of the year. The mix of fresh daikon, cilantro, meat makes it super addictive. And it's a super cheap way to grab a bite. Perfect for foodies and people on the cheap alike!
You know summer is here when it's finally time to eat mangoes! It might be surprising to read, but mangoes are grown in Japan too! Specifically in Miyazaki prefecture or Okinawa. A lot of restos are jumping on the mango bandwagon and are offering limited-time products!
Okonomiyaki is a pan fried dish, also known as Japanese pancakes.There are many styles in eating this dish and the ingredients also change depending on the region of Japan. The two main styles of Okonomiyaki are Osaka-style and Hiroshima-style, and this article will show you what the differences are between the two styles!
Here's one event to mark on your calendar for Tokyo this summer! Check out Tokyo Midtown's Smirnoff Midpark Cafe from mid July to the end of August! Escape the city heat and relax under the garden trees and enjoy some fantastic cocktails and delicious food!