Japan is home to fantastic sushi, incredible haute cuisine, and killer ramen. Follow the lead of Chowhounds who've eaten their way through the country and find out where to go for every meal.

Help getting reservations at top sushi restaurants in Tokyo?

by Belkisw 1 month ago

I am in the midst of planning our belated honeymoon to Japan in the spring and desperately trying to get bookings at ...

od_sf commented 14 hours ago

Sushi Takamitsu Uni Only in Summer?

by juddjudd18 1 day ago

Hi all. I'm going to be in Tokyo in April and was looking into booking Sushi Takamitsu through my concierge. However,...


Ninisix commented 1 day ago

Invitation to Kotaro?

by LM225 5 months ago

My wife and I have been dreaming of visiting Kotaro since we first read about it last year. I thought we'd finally ge...

tanseaway commented 4 days ago

Kyoto meal we should not miss?

by Belkisw 1 month ago

Will be in Kyoto in late April and are hoping for dinners at Tempura Matsu, Miyoshi and Giro Giro Hitoshina, and lunc...

tanseaway commented 4 days ago

Teppanyaki wagyu restaurant

by frostingfriends 5 days ago

I'm in Tokyo for the next few days and am wondering whether anyone can recommend a teppanyaki restaurant that feature...

od_sf commented 5 days ago

Seeking Local Help w/ Tokyo Dining Itinerary Please!

by OliverB 3 months ago

Kon'nichiwa, Tokyo CH! It's been 3 whole years since our last visit to Japan (feels a lot longer!) and we can't wa...


OliverB commented 7 days ago

Tokyo/Kyoto Top Sushi on Short Notice (end of Feb/early Mar)?

by sundropforever 16 days ago

hey CH! i've had flights booked for months and months but haven't nailed down hotels etc. until, well, now. i'll be i...


sundropforever commented 7 days ago

Trying to remember name of a famous chef/restaurant who served a takigohan course

by calf 7 days ago

I am making a salmon rice dish and suddenly remembered a restaurant photos of a grilled salmon + rice + maybe scallio...


calf commented 7 days ago

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Best yaki onigiri in Tokyo

by frostingfriends 8 days ago

Hi CH! I'm going to be in Tokyo for 4 days next week and I'm looking for some good yaki onigiri. I'll be staying at...

Need help finding a sushiya near Shimbashi station

by od_sf 15 days ago

Hello, I'm visiting Tokyo again soon for another sushi extravaganza, and will be flying home on a Sunday afternoon...

od_sf commented 14 days ago

Sushi Shin

by kiokujai 17 days ago

Hey guys! I have a dinner reservation at Sushi Shin next month and was offered a 20k and 25k JPY option. According to...


kiokujai commented 16 days ago

Great value, relaxed meals in tokyo?

by vinouspleasure 2 months ago

hi, next month we'll be spending four nights at the shiodome hotel in tokyo. We live in nyc, have been to many o...


vinouspleasure commented 17 days ago

Cost of Fukamachi

by arturchik 6 months ago

Hello I am trying to understand details of cost of Fukamachi. Do they have different preset prices? For dinner ...

Heeney commented 18 days ago

Tokyo & Kyoto meals under $50

by BombayClub 21 days ago

Most Tokyo/Kyoto restaurant discussions on CH seem to be about $300+, 'call a hotel concierge' type expensive places....


BombayClub commented 18 days ago

Itinerary for 2 weeks in Tokyo/Hiroshima/Osaka/Kyoto

by Heeney 1 month ago

Planning for an extended trip through Japan in April and have been trying to plan dinners. Would love your thoughts a...

Heeney commented 22 days ago

What's the deal with Pocket Concierge's "exclusive courses"?

by strang 1 month ago

I was looking to book lunch through Pocket Concierge and I noticed the prices for their "exclusive course" or whateve...


Gargle commented 24 days ago

Tsunoda-san has left Iwa

by angler 7 months ago

We've been going to Iwa annually for several years. We've been looking forward to our upcoming trip in September, bu...


JTpearl commented 26 days ago

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8 days Tokyo & 4 days Osaka/kyoto Food trip

by erickp 26 days ago

I'm bringing my 13 year old daughter with me for the first time. I've been to Japan many times...but want my daughte...

3rd time in Tokyo: Feedback on Izakaya, Oden & Sushi Please

by ChiVal 1 month ago

Hello all, sorry in advance for the long post. My husband and I are heading to Japan (and Tokyo) for the third time. ...


ChiVal commented 1 month ago

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Assessment of my list of sushi restaurants for Tokyo

by Belkisw 1 month ago

Hi all, having read many chowhound posts and done research on where we can realistically get bookings, have whittled ...