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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.

Best sushi in Tokyo 'off the beaten path' (no need to stay central)

by MattR 6 days ago

We will be in Tokyo for the Christmas period, what is a good sushi place, ideally for lunch, even if it requires a bi...


od_sf commented 2 hours ago

Best Walk-in Restaurants for family with 2 kids (Tokyo or Kyoto)

by saltysnack 8 days ago

My family (husband and I and daughters 6 and 8) is making our first trip to Tokyo in April. We are staying at a condo...


tanseaway commented 15 hours ago

High End Sushi in Tokyo (or should I stick with Sawada?)

by talker32 7 years ago

I am going to Tokyo again in February and I would like to know if anyone has any strong opinions about high-end Sushi...


Ninisix commented 3 days ago

Please help - allergy concerns

by killersmile 12 days ago

I have a family trip planned to Japan in December. Unfortunately my mom is having an allergy problem, but we are sti...


killersmile commented 4 days ago

Tokyo Food and Itinerary Recommendations (with kids)

by fujamaga 1 year ago

Hi! We're going to Tokyo for the first time next week and I was hoping to get some itinerary and food recommendation...


chowbang commented 5 days ago

Advice on choosing a sushi restaurant. Trying to decide between highly recommend and English-speaking chefs

by UmamiBase 15 days ago

Going to Tokyo during the first full week of January and initially arranged with my hotel concierge to reserve Hakkok...


Ninisix commented 9 days ago

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Omi Cho Market tour Kanazawa

by mrmathew 9 days ago

I'm visiting Kanazawa for two days this week and plan to visit Omi Cho Market. I always like to experience a market w...

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Tokyo with a 4.5mo (non-family restaurants)

by vhyip 18 days ago

Hi all, I’ve scoured through all the chowhound and reddit posts regarding this, but I’m hoping to get some direct ...

Tokyo, Sapporo Recs and Itinerary Help!

by endyyy 19 days ago

Hi All! Going to be headed to Tokyo for a week in Mid-December and looking for some help! After doing some rese...


od_sf commented 19 days ago

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Recommendations for Shikoku

by ChiVal 24 days ago

Hi all, we're headed to Shikoku for two weeks in the spring and I'm hoping to get some recommendations for places to ...

Where should I go for my 30th?

by Chadsie 6 months ago

I am down to four experiences and presuming I can get in where should I go for my 30th birthday? The birthday is in J...


UES Mayor commented 26 days ago

Narisawa: my first time eating a painting

by MatthewHK 4 years ago

Spoiler alert: the below review discusses some unannounced dishes which may ruin your element of surprise should you ...


Bu Pun Su commented 26 days ago

Tokyo Sushi recommendation for November

by hambogo 28 days ago

Planning a trip, quite late in stage, mid November for 3 days. Where should I try? All the higher ends places ar...


hambogo commented 27 days ago

Michelin Star Steakhouses

by beef_man 1 month ago

The only Michelin Star steakhouse I know of is Peter Luger in New York. I believe they have one. I was wondering if a...


od_sf commented 1 month ago

Looking for Ginza / Shimbashi non-sushi recs

by od_sf 4 months ago

Looking for some non-sushi recommendations for Ginza / Shimbashi areas: Tonkatsu: I usually go to Bairin. How's Ni...


tanseaway commented 1 month ago

Everything other than sushi (Tokyo & Kyoto)

by GabeTO 1 year ago

A recent post ( pointed out that so much of the questions on this ...

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Peter Cuce commented 1 month ago

What a weird board?!

by Charles Yu 1 year ago

Interesting to notice almost 8 out of 10 new postings from upcoming visitors to Tokyo....ONLY inquire about Sushi? ...

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Peter Cuce commented 1 month ago

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Kyushu delicacies

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by Robb S 1 month ago

Does anyone have any restaurant recommendations for grilled chicken in Miyazaki City, tonkotsu (stew) in Kagoshima Ci...

Please help me choose from these sushi options in Tokyo

by nycchower 2 months ago

Hi team - I will be in Tokyo and can eat at 2 of the following sushi shops for dinner. Which 2 do you think I should ...


superlamer commented 1 month ago