- Japanese food culture enthusiast. Love to explore new areas and discover local specialties.
Many people know about Japan's 100 yen shops but much fewer people are familiar with the 100 yen "konbini" (Japanese people's way of saying convenience store in short). Lawson has a category of stores selling products exclusively at 100 yen. As you might expect, these stores are particularly popular for cheap snacks and drinks, but they also have all kinds of products including meat and vegetables and non-food items.
Namba Station in Osaka is one of the major stations of the City. The area surrounding the station is very interesting and vibrant. Furthermore, many people transit there on their way to other interesting areas of the Kansai region. Whatever your reasons for being in Namba, you may be looking for a good breakfast near the station. Here is a selection of 5 good places.
Harmonica Yokocho is not the type of place you would expect in fashionable Kichijoji. The contrast between the old-fashioned yokocho atmosphere and the rest of the city makes the Harmonica Yokocho alleys all the more interesting. A must go place if you visit Kichijoji!
Mahika Mano is one of the first hammock-themed cafes in Tokyo. It is located in the beautiful town of Kichijoji. If you have some time to spare, you should definitely check it out. It's one of the most relaxing cafes you can imagine. Here is more on this little oasis of tranquility in Tokyo.
Imagine a yokocho alley made up entirely of ramen restaurants. Sounds like a dream? Well, your dream can come true in Sapporo! The Sapporo Ramen Yokocho is a famous alley not just for its concentration delicious ramen but also for being the originator of the miso ramen! Here is more on this famous spot!
Matsusakagyu Yakiniku is a famous Japanese-style bbq restaurant that has a few branches in Osaka. It specializes in Matsusaka beef, a type of wagyu that is extremely famous in Japan and abroad. One branch is located in the beautiful Hozenji Yokocho alley. If you are interested in fine-quality Japanese beef, you should definitely stop by Matsusakagyu Yakiniku M in Hozenji Yokocho!
Hozenji Yokocho is a beautiful historic street in Osaka. So many people visit the area to see a glimpse into the past of Osaka and to enjoy lots of great Osakan foods!
Walking around Kichijoji and wondering what to eat? How about some sushi? You never go wrong with sushi in Japan! And Kichijoji has a good many great choices from cheap sushi-train sushi bars to high-end restaurants. Here are five selected places you should try!
Craft Beer Market is a well-liked tavern that has a couple of branches across Tokyo. Kichijoji has a popular address that is located just a stone throw away from the station. If you happen to be there, the place is definitely worth checking out!
Steak House Satou In Kichijoji: A Must-Go Address For Those Seeking The Best Quality Japanese Wagyu!
Steak House Satou is in Kichijoji, a town at a 15-minute train ride from the JR Shinjuku Station. It is a nice place to visit for its beautiful park, lively city center and many shops and restaurants. One place you should definitely try if you are particular about good beef is Steak House Satou. There, you can eat great quality wagyu (Japanese beef) at unbeatable prices! Here is more on this famous steakhouse.