- Lili Wanderlust
- I love travelling and discovering new cuisines. Japan has a panoply of local dishes to try. I also love yoga, coffee, reading, and cycling.
Here are the best breakfast places to try in Kyoto! There are tons of delicious places to try, Western and Japanese breakfast alike, and hotel buffets if you would like to take your time.
Ippudo has been providing fine tea in the heart of Kyoto for almost 300 years! They sell tea cultivated in and around Kyoto, which is known to be of the highest quality. More than a tea shop, it is also a tea room and a tea class! While in Kyoto, you should definitely check it out for yourself.
It may be overwhelming to choose a restaurant from among Gion's vast selection of restaurants. Many are intimidating to walk in if you don't speak Japanese, so we narrowed down the list to delicious restaurants you can easily walk into. Here are the top 11 restaurants to try in Gion!
You're in Akihabara, you're all maid-cafed out and now you're looking for a place to fill up. Well, you're in luck! All these restaurants are delicious and super well-rated and are also more than affordable! Enjoy!
The number one most popular Japanese food is undoubtedly Kobe beef, and is so for a reason! It's so incredibly delicious and tender, it's nothing like you've ever had before. However, there is so much to discover in Kobe. Here is some must-try Kobe cuisine!
Sukiyaki is a Japanese dish that is prepared and served in a hotpot style pot. Sukiyaki usually consists of thinly sliced beef, which is slowly cooked or simmered with vegetables. The ingredients are usually dipped in a small bowl of raw, beaten eggs after being cooked in the pot. Sukiyaki is a must try, delicious staple Japanese dish!! Here is a list of the best Sukiyaki restaurants in Tokyo!
Daikanyama is a trendy neighborhood which is as fun hanging out in during the day as at night. For an outing with friends, or for a date, you can try these restaurants. You'll find all the delicious food from burgers to brunch, to slightly more upscale dining! Enjoy your day in Daikanyama!
In Tokyo, variety is almost endless in terms of price-range and cuisines. If you'd like to try something a little different and invite your date or celebrate a birthday/anniversary at a high-end restaurant, you should try these restaurants. Whether you are looking for Peking, Cantonese or Shanghai cuisine, or even Dimsum, we got you covered! These luxurious restaurants offer a beautiful setting, great service and delicious food...everything you need to create a perfect ambience.
Matcha latte addicts, here are the top places to get your matcha fix in Tokyo. Matcha lattes have the right balance of sweet and bitter and are so delicious. Unlike coffee, matcha wakes you up smoothly and is actually very good for your health. It is packed with antioxidants, it boosts the metabolism, it detoxifies, and contains L-Theanine, a natural mood enhancer that also calms the mind. So drink up my friends, apart from the sugar, you're doing your body a favor!
Yakitori 焼き鳥 (grilled skewered chicken) is a must-try in terms of Japanese cuisine. Usually served in small restaurants, you order many different types of skewers that you can share with your friends. In a convivial setting, sharing a few laughs with your neighbours, and having a few beers, yakitori is really a fun experience.