Food and Drink

Experience Japan’s Unique Burgers in Tokyo at Rice Burger Shop OKOMEDOKI – Wi-Fi and Power Included

Born in Japan, the rice burger swaps traditional bread buns for rice, encasing delicious fillings. “Rice Burger Shop OKOMEDOKI,” situated in the trendy Shibuya neighborhood of Tokyo, stands out as one of the rare eateries dedicated to this hybrid creation, serving up these burgers which have a close affinity with Japanese cuisine. A burger with rice?! The “OKD Double Cheese…

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Delicious Vegan Ramen Right in Ueno Station! Don’t Miss These Mouth-Watering Noodles!

Located inside the JR Ueno Station ticket gate, “T’s TANTAN ecute Ueno” (hereinafter referred to as “T’s TANTAN”) is a restaurant that offers vegan-friendly ramen. At T’s TANTAN, the signature dish is the “Golden Sesame Tantan” noodles. Tantan is a Japanese dish resembling ramen that is inspired by the Sichuanese dish Dandan noodles. “T’sセット(金胡麻たんたん麺、全部野菜の焼き餃子12個),” T’s Set Golden Sesame Tantan +…

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Izakaya Excitement in Tokyo: Warayakiya Roppongi Blends Fiery Delights and Kochi Prefecture Flavors

There’s a place in Roppongi, Tokyo, where you can savor the special dishes of Kōchi Prefecture, presented right before your eyes in a kitchen brimming with life and excitement. This is “Warayakiya Roppongi” (hereafter referred to as “Warayakiya”), a unique restaurant boasting 16 branches, primarily within the Tokyo Metropolitan area. “名物 鰹のわらやき塩たたき,” Lightly grilled bonito 1,749 JPY (tax included) The…

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Why Nakameguro’s Rice Ball Specialty Store Should Be Your Go-to for Snacks in Tokyo!

In Japan, you’ll find numerous specialty stores dedicated to omusubi, traditional rice balls. These specialty rice ball shops take great care in cooking the rice and selecting high-quality ingredients. The end results could even be considered luxurious treats. At the rice ball specialty shop called “Omusubi gottsu tabenahare Oshokujidokoro” (referred to hereafter as “Omusubi Gottsu Tabenahare”) in the Nakameguro area…

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Ushikoi Shibuya Offers Lean Meat Yakiniku Delights in the Heart of Tokyo

Yakiniku, Japan’s beloved grilled meat cuisine, has captured the hearts of both locals and international food enthusiasts. In the bustling neighborhood of Shibuya, Tokyo, stands a remarkable example of this culinary tradition: “Ushikoi Shibuya.” Here, the philosophy is simple yet profound: “Turning the yakiniku you love into a luxury that’s within everyone’s reach.” At Ushikoi Shibuya, patrons are invited to…

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Savor the Finest Matcha Sweets in Shinjuku at Kyo Hayashiya!

With a history spanning over 270 years, tea specialty shop “Kyo Hayashiya” infuses the essence of a new era into its sweets while preserving the long tradition of tea. A Kyo Hayashiya Shinjuku branch exclusive! The “Matcha Parfait” At Kyo Hayashiya, you can indulge in their authentic “Matcha Parfait” made with matcha from Uji, the renowned tea-growing region in Kyoto….

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Akihabara’s Meat Ramen Mountain Will Have You Drooling! Test Your Noodle Appetite at Nikujirumen Susumu!

Japan, brimming with culinary culture, is essentially a treasure trove of food. Many visitors from overseas specifically make eating their way through Japan a primary goal of their travels. There are many unique and original restaurants throughout the country, and one such place is the ramen shop “Nikujirumen Susumu” in Akihabara. “肉汁麺レベル3,” Nikujirumen Level 3 1,180 JPY (tax included) The…

Enjoy Extraordinary Edomae Sushi in the Heart of Kabukicho, Tokyo at ITAMAE SUSHI Shinjuku Toho Bldg.

Kabukicho, one of Japan’s premier entertainment districts in Tokyo, is not just a hub for locals but also a magnet for visitors of all nationalities. In the heart of Kabukichō, you’ll find “Tokyo Sushi ITAMAE SUSHI Shinjuku Toho Bldg.” (hereunder referred to as “ITAMAE SUSHI”), a bustling hotspot for international visitors, no matter what time of day or night. The…

Tokyo’s Dagashiya Serves Authentic and Affordable Tuna Bowls and Other Delights, Perfect for Solo Lunch

In Japan, dagashiya typically refers to nostalgic neighborhood stores selling dagashi, low-cost candies and snacks made for children. However, in Tokyo’s cosmopolitan neighborhood of Roppongi, there’s a popular tavern named Dagashiya. The owner named it with the desire to create a place enjoyable even for adults. In the evenings, many customers visit to unwind after a day’s work, savoring dishes…

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Feast on Wagyu in Ueno! This Yakiniku Restaurant Serves up Premium A4 Beef for a Great Deal!

Wagyū is now popular worldwide, and when visiting Japan, indulging in authentic wagyu is a must. Located in Ueno, “USHIHACHI Ueno” (hereinafter referred to as “USHIHACHI”) is a yakiniku restaurant where you can savor reasonably priced, carefully selected Wagyu. In addition to their course meals, the restaurant also boasts a variety of wagyu assortments and creative dishes. We’d like to…

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Craving Japan’s Delicious Soup Curry? Head to Shinkamui in the Heart of Akihabara for a Unique Experience!

In Akihabara, a hub for Japanese subculture like idols, anime, and games, you’ll find unique eateries among the area’s many shops for enthusiasts. One such restaurant is “Soup Curry Kamui Akiba Shinkamui” (hereafter referred to as “Shinkamui”), a specialty shop focusing on soup curry. Soup curry originated in Hokkaido and is known for its large ingredients and a thin, flavorful…

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Tokyo’s Thickest and Juiciest Tonkatsu Awaits at Tonkatsu Aoki in Asakusabashi!

Tonkatsu is one of the popular dishes among foreign visitors to Japan. It’s a simple dish where pork is coated with breadcrumbs, but the taste can really vary from one restaurant to another. Located about a 10-minute walk from Akihabara Station, “Tonkatsu Aoki Asakusabashi” (hereinafter referred to as “Tonkatsu Aoki”) is a restaurant where you can enjoy exceptional tonkatsu. Their…

Dig Into Delicious Halal Spicy Chicken Ramen at Ebisu’s Honolu!

In Ebisu, there’s a restaurant called “Halal ramen & dining Honolu Ebisu” (referred to hereafter as “Honolu”) that offers something still quite rare in Japan – halal ramen. Honolu provides ramen that is free from pork and alcohol, making it suitable for Muslims. The halal-certified “Special Rich Chicken Ramen” is a gorgeous bowl of noodles The ramen at Honolu features…

Tokyo’s Onigiri Hotspot “Odamusubi Honten” Serves Thousands of Rice Balls Daily From Dawn to Dusk

Many tourists want to maximize their time at their destination. Those eager to actively explore Japan from the morning should head to the onigiri shop “Odamusubi Honten” (hereunder referred to as “Odamusubi”). Conveniently located in Tokyo’s bustling Shinjuku neighborhood, the shop opens daily at 6:30 AM. Here, you can enjoy a wide variety of onigiri rice balls, popular worldwide as…

Discover the Wagyu Roast Beef Bowl That Has Everyone Lining up in Akihabara!

Located in Tokyo’s Akihabara district, “Roast Beef Ohno Akihabara” (hereinafter referred to as “Roast Beef Ohno”) is a popular restaurant bustling with customers every day. Their “Kuroge Wagyu Roast Beef Don Set,” which uses high quality Kuroge wagyu, is especially popular. Long lines of people waiting to try it form even before the store opens. “黒毛和牛のローストビーフ丼定食(M),” Kuroge Wagyu Roast Beef…