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Want Gourmet Meals but on a Budget? Try These 4 Restaurants in Tokyo

High-quality delicious food is not rare in Japan. You can find it almost anywhere. Different cities offer varieties of dining experiences ideal for gourmet enthusiasts. These are often frequented by gastronomes and food journalists who enjoy world-class cuisines and food tours. However, if you’re looking for the best places to eat gourmet food on a…

3 Premium Unagi Restaurants in Tokyo for Great Tasting Eel!

Japan is a land of exquisite dishes. One of these just stands out from the rest due to its amazing savory taste: it is the dish popularly known as ‘unagi’, or freshwater eel in English. It is commonly used as an ingredient in Japanese cooking and has captured the hearts of many foreigners because of…

3 Japanese Foods that Mean Summer Is Here!

With the almost unbearable heat that is the Japanese summer, how do common folks survive when outside in the sun? Taking our mind off with some beautiful summer food is one way people get through the summer. Here are some common dishes people crave during the summer in Japan: Kakigori shaved ice   howcollect.jp/ Kakigori,…

Hitsumabushi: Quality Eel restaurants in Nagoya

Did you know that July 27 is “Unagi no Hi” or the Eel day in Nagoya? Unagi or barbecued freshwater eel is one of the best foods in Japan. There are many kinds of Unagi dishes in Japan and one of the best is from Nagoya, it is called Hitsumabushi. Hitsumabushi is kind of unagi…

Unagi: The Legacy of Freshwater Eel in Japan

Japanese cuisine is world-famous for its balance of flavor and presentation. Japanese eel has a tradition all its own, being a treasured favorite for centuries. It is such a special dish that you will find restaurants specializing in unagi cuisine all over Japan, known as unagi-ya. People frequent these establishments almost exclusively to enjoy unagi…

10 Local Food Specialities in Nagoya

Same with Osaka, Nagoya is a city located in central Japan and has its local cuisine specialities. My friend once said: ‘Nagoya has unique foods that maybe not much people outside Japan know it’. Several particular foods that you find in Nagoya maybe tasted different in other cities or even difficult to find. If you…

4 Must–Do’s in Hamamatsu

Once a castle town, the city of Hamamatsu became a popular destination for those traveling between Osaka and Tokyo by land. With a total area of approximately 600 sq mi., the large area is home to various attractions that you ought to visit when visiting Hamamatsu Shi. 1. Visit the Air Park A post shared…

10 Must Try Dishes When in Japan

Japan’s beguiling beauty is really enchanting enough that tourists find adding it to their itineraries during holidays or vacation time hard to resist. But aside from its stunning beauty and strong cultural identity, Japan is also known for its delicious fresh cuisine. Here are ten dishes that you shouldn’t miss when you visit Japan: Sushi…