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Trip to Japan in August

by JosefK 10 days ago

Hi! I will go to Japan for the first time in August with my wife and I am in big need of some help. We will arrive ...


tofuavecfa commented 1 hour ago

Japan Reservations (LONG philsophical post)

by jkaww 8 days ago

A few qualifiers before I get to the point: - I write this post as a person who has had the exceptional good fortune...


Pincus commented 3 hours ago

Tokyo/Your Favoured Spots for Nigiri - "The Nigiri is Strong with this one...."

by findingresonance 7 days ago

Hi all! I'm just wondering if you guys have any nice spots in Tokyo where you will go specifically based on how mu...

od_sf commented 7 hours ago

Another Japan Itinerary Post - Tokyo, Kyoto, Kobe

by BSR84 19 days ago

Heading to Japan in August. 2 Americans that are basically going for the food and culture. We are adventurous sushi e...

findingresonance commented 14 hours ago

Grocery Stores in Shinjuku

by punk pie 6 years ago

I will be staying in Shinjuku for a few nights at a place where I will have a kitchen. I also love to explore grocery...


OGguy commented 2 days ago

Nagoya - hitsumabushi

by jkaww 5 days ago

I'm going to be in Japan for a few days next month and thinking of a day-trip to Nagoya. This would necessarily invol...

findingresonance commented 5 days ago

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Tokyo Izakaya recommendations?

by lederhosen 5 days ago

One of the most memorable eating out experiences we ever had in Tokyo was Uoshin in Nogizaka. We were sitting on crat...

Japan trip report (from last trip)

by silverlim 2 months ago

1) Goryukubo--1st visit. We were seated at the counter. The style is very similar to Matsukawa without heavy saucin...

findingresonance commented 6 days ago

Tokyo Trip report Jan/16 - Harutaka, Ishikawa, L'effervescence, more....

by jba256 8 days ago

Quick trip to Tokyo last week. Hit a couple of new spots for me, and did a few repeats too. Apologies for the wall of...


Ninisix commented 6 days ago

Japan trip report in Autumn 2015 (outside Tokyo)

by Bu Pun Su 3 months ago

The tale of two Kitcho(s). Kitcho has been identical to refined kaiseki restaurants in Japan. After a wonderful m...


Bu Pun Su commented 6 days ago

Best concierge services in Tokyo?

by repoman2u 1 month ago

Like to start a discussion regarding some good quality concierge services. And then focus our attention to this bigg...


cocobinga commented 6 days ago

Impossible reservation at Sushisho Masa - HELP

by Chili_Junkie 29 days ago

Hello dear Chowhound community, this is my first post. I am massive fan of Japan and specially its cuisine, being ...


yimay commented 7 days ago

1 dinner in Tokyo. 1 dinner in Osaka. 1 dinner in Kyoto.

by cincodemayo1 4 months ago

I've been researching nicer/fine dining restaurants in Japan and I'm becoming overwhelmed. So many good ones to choos...


jba256 commented 8 days ago

Good yakiniku Restaurant in Tokyo for solo travelers

by Chili_Junkie 11 days ago

Hello everybody. I am heading to Tokyo in March and i am a meat lover, I am dying to try good beef and definitely ...


Chili_Junkie commented 8 days ago

Restaurant Recommendations

by quddous 3 months ago

I will be visiting Tokyo for 12 days in February. This will be my 5th trip to Japan and I am trying to have some very...


Shirang commented 8 days ago

Dining with kids in Tokyo

by Sushi Otaku 7 years ago

My wife and I love going to Tokyo but this time it's with a 9 1/2 month old boy. Where can we go that is family frie...

Sushi Otaku commented 13 days ago

Authentic bánh mì in Tokyo

by gkanai 6 years ago

Hi everyone, I'm looking for a legitimate bánh mì in Tokyo. Does anyone have any suggestions? A friend I trust re...


kawasaki_steve commented 20 days ago

My first visit to Tokyo from NYC and a full day to eat - help appreciated!

by kewlly 29 days ago

I will be traveling to Tokyo for business toward the end of February. I will be spending 3 days and 2 nights in Tokyo...

Air_wick commented 21 days ago

Best Non-Sushi Options Japan

by JBG89 4 months ago

Hello, Could any fellow CH'ers recommend some gold standard Non-sushi restaurants in the categories below. Any hel...


happecamper commented 22 days ago

kushiage in tokyo

by Robb S 4 months ago

Does anyone have any favorite kushiage places in Tokyo? I usually find Kushinobo to be reliable. I was less imp...


happecamper commented 22 days ago

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