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Munch on One of the World’s Top 20 Burgers at THE COUNTER Store in Tokyo!

The custom burger chain THE COUNTER opened for the first time in Japan on March 31, 2017 in Tokyo Midtown in Roppongi (六本木). THE COUNTER’s burgers can be found at 42 locations around the globe and has even reached the “20 hamburgers you want to eat before you die” list by GQ Magazine in the…

Feeling Hot? Here Are 10 Cool Snacks for Those Humid Days in Japan

Japan is insufferably hot and humid in the summer. I was born and raised in Las Vegas NV. There, the summer heat cranks up to 120 degrees Fahrenheit (about 44 degrees Celsius). Although the temperature is incredibly high, it is very dry. Japan, on the other hand, is both hot and humid. So how can…

Get Your Burger Fix at Shake Shack Tokyo!

A Shake Shack in Tokyo? No, this is not another infamous earthquake warning, but a very welcome import restaurant franchise from the United States. Burger fanatics and milkshake lovers in Tokyo rejoice as they now have their very own Shake Shack in their backyard. A well-known sight in the streets of New York – as…

New York’s Mouth-watering Bareburger Debuts in Tokyo!

Non-aficionados maybe not be familiar with the burger scene but scouting good legit burgers is a highly acclaimed skill especially in Japan, where “hamburg steaks” may throw you off the scent. Hamburg steaks are very popular in Japan but do not be fooled, they are arabiki 粗びき meat patties, or a mixture of coarse ground…