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Tsukemen (dipping ramen) is extremely popular these days! In Shinjuku, one of Tokyo's ramen hubs, we've found 10 of the very best shops that serve outstanding tsukemen and are presenting them here in this article. Enjoy!
Looking for a place to get an affordable yet delicious meal in the glamorous city of Yokohama? Here's a list of 5 reasonably-priced restaurants of various genres to help you out. Enjoy!
Tenmabashi Fujikawa is a restaurant in Osaka's Temmabashi area that specializes in incredibly delicious tempura courses. The restaurant is a bit on the high end (it has a Michelin star), but is definitely worth visiting for anyone hoping to try some truly outstanding tempura!
Have you heard of back fat ramen (背脂ラーメン)? It's a type of ramen that features a rich broth enhanced by pork fat (cut from the pig's back, hence the name back fat). 'Hopuken,' the shop that first created back fat ramen 60 years ago is still open, meaning you can go and try the original for yourself!
Tsukemen (dipping ramen) has seen an incredible boom in popularity in recent years. Just how did it become so popular? The reason for its massive popularity today can be traced back to its creator, Kazuo Yamagishi and his outlook on ramen making.
'Cafe Tint' is a small cafe tucked away in Shimokitazawa, Tokyo. The cafe's signature menu item is its omurice, which can be fully customized with more than 13,000 possible combinations! They don't just look good, however, they also taste fantastic by any omurice standard!
There's going to be a new Pokemon cafe opening in Osaka on September 20th! To celebrate the opening, there will be a special Meowth menu item available at the Osaka and Tokyo locations!
Shinjuku is one of Tokyo's ramen hubs, with dozens of top-notch shops to choose from. Here are pictures of some of the very best bowls in the city to help narrow your search! Click on 'More Info' to see the map.
Through the end of October, Mister Donut stores in Japan are offering 5 kinds of sweet potato-flavored donuts that are perfect for the autumn season. Check out the flavors below:
It's almost autumn, and in Japan, that means sweet potato season! Japanese sweet potatoes are wonderfully sweet and delicious even just when roasted and eaten plain, but are also used to make a variety of sweets that are simply delectable. Here is a list of 5 places to go in Tokyo for a special sweet potato treat!