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Royce is the brand of high-quality chocolate that is the most renowned in Japan. Find out about the flavors, the cost, and where to get it while you're in Japan!
Sushi-making takes many years to master. It comes from a long tradition and is widely known as the quintessence of Japanese cuisine for the refinement of the presentation of the pieces. Contemporary Japanese artist Takayo Kiyota is now pushing the boundaries of sushi-making as an art form to another level by creating intricate maki sushi rolls drawing here ideas from pop culture and classical paintings! Here is more on this maki sushi artist.
If you are looking for great restaurants nearby or inside the Shibuya Excel Hotel Tokyu in Tokyo, you should check out this guide!
Eorzea Cafe is a themed Final Fantasy cafe based on the universe of FFXIV. The interior will blow you away, and the themed foods will thrill any fan of the famous Square Enix game. There are only two in Japan: one in Tokyo and another in Osaka. Here's a look inside the branch in Akihabara, Tokyo!
Simply one of the top cake shops in Tokyo, a tes souhaits serves sublime French-style sweets. Located in Kichijoji.
These were hipster cafes before hipster culture officially existed. They are old "kissaten cafes" which are authentic Japanese cafes that were popular during the Showa Era.
The 5 restaurants located inside the Conrad Hotel are all high-end and very well regarded. You won't go wrong by dining. This article introduces each of them.
If you love fruits, going to Takano Fruit Parlor in Shinjuku should be on your list of things to do in Tokyo. It serves quite possibly the best fruit parfaits in the city. Takano's desserts are renowned for being made with high-grade seasonal Japanese fruits. Here's a look inside!
Gyu Shige is an affordable yakiniku (Korean BBQ) chain that you won't have any trouble finding all over Japan, especially if you are in Tokyo. It serves assortments with lots of variety and a good about of meat from about ¥2,000. Here's more on this popular restaurant.
Moyan curry is an awesome curry house that originated in Shinjuku but now has branches all over Tokyo (in including in Shibuya, Ikebukuro, Shimbashi, and one store outside of the capital in Nagoya). Here's why the menu and why their curry is so popular!