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3 Ramen Shops You Need to Eat at in Japan’s Food Capital, Osaka!

Osaka City is becoming more and more of an attractive destination for people going to Japan. Since the number one thing to do in Osaka is to EAT, I will be listing three ramen shops I visited and recommend to travelers. Check them out! 1. Ichiran Ramen Author’s photo Ichiran Ramen is a popular ramen…

Taste Some of the Best Cuisines at These 4 Iron Chef Restaurants in Tokyo

For those fans of Iron Chef (料理の鉄人) and the newest iteration Iron Chef America, you probably already know the premise. It takes top chefs from each cuisine – French, Japanese, Italian, and Chinese just to name a few – and has them going up head to head against another chef with a secret ingredient. Growing…

Hotel Niwa Tokyo: A Sophisticated Hotel in the Heart of the City

Do you want to stay in the central area of Tokyo while experiencing traditional and modern comfort at the same time? Located just 3 minutes away from JR Suidobashi (水道橋) Station is Hotel Niwa Tokyo (庭のホテル東京). It is popular for its location as it is near attraction sites such as the Yasukuni Shrine (靖国神社) and…

Are You an Adventurous Foodie? Then this Extremely Unique Restaurant in Tokyo is a Must!

If you consider yourself an adventurous foodie, then this article is for you! “Les Créations de Narisawa” will give you a stunningly unique experience and is based around innovative French cuisine lead by Japanese chef and owner, Narisawa Yoshihiro. Chef Narisawa started his journey when he traveled to France, Switzerland, and Italy at the age…

Welcome to ’B-Kyu Gourmet’- A Cheap but Delicious Party in your Mouth!

Japan is well-known for having many Michelin-starred restaurants with plenty of elegant places to choose from. However, did you know that Japan also produces top quality, non-flashy, simple, and cheap food that tastes Michelin-worthy? Well, they do and it is popularly known as “B-kyu Gourmet” or “B-Class Gourmet”. It is a combination of second-grade food…
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Want to Eat at Michelin Restaurants In Tokyo For an Affordable Price?

For foodies all over the world, Japan is, by far, the culinary mecca. There are so many fantastic restaurants within 1 block of each other, especially in a metropolitan city like Tokyo. It comes as no surprise that when the new Michelin restaurant guide was released in 2016, Tokyo was well represented, with 217 restaurants…
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Tsuta Ramen: A Cheap Michelin Starred Noodle Restaurant in Tokyo

It may look like any bowl of ordinary noodles, but Tsuta ramen is arguably the finest ramen noodles in Tokyo. Rain or shine, no matter what the weather is like, you can always see a large number of people lining up outside just to have a slurp of their favorite noodles. Big Things Comes in…

Visit One of The Top Restaurants in Asia: Kagurazaka Ishikawa, Tokyo

For 9 consecutive years, Tokyo City has been known as one of the dining capitals of the world. With the extremely huge number of restaurants located in Tokyo, it is no wonder why many foodies flock to this place.   vacancyforchef.blogspot.jp/ One of the establishments which gained a three-star rating in the 2016’s Michelin Guide…

Try These Delicious Michelin-Worthy Takoyaki Balls at Aizuya!

While Michelin stars are commonly awarded to world-renowned fine dining restaurants and hotels, the recently released 2016 Michelin Guide contains several restaurants in Japan that feature B-Gourmet or B-class foods. One of the many B-class restaurants featured by Michelin for their 2016 guide is Aizuya—a restaurant that specializes in takoyaki in the Kansai region. Aizuya:…