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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.

Help with Beef Lunch in Tokyo (yakiniku, sukiyaki, etc)

by arturchik 1 month ago

I was hoping to get help with a place to try various cuts of beef for lunch. While I understand at a very high level...


astroboychorong commented 2 hours ago

What else to eat in Tokyo

by astroboychorong 1 month ago

I love food in Japan. Here are the list of restaurant that I've tried in Tokyo. RAMEN Ichiran - FAVOURITE Nag...


astroboychorong commented 1 day ago

Tokyo - upcoming itinerary + questions

by od_sf 1 month ago

Restaurants I'll be going to on my upcoming trip: Sushi: Ichijou (dinner) Arai (lunch) Hashimoto (dinner) Taic...

od_sf commented 2 days ago

Yakitori Kushibe in Koenji

by od_sf 4 days ago

Anyone happen to know at what time this yakitori-ya opens? Opening time is not listed on Tabelog, just closing time /...

Robb S commented 4 days ago

Where to buy chinmi in Tokyo?

by JTpearl 6 days ago

My friend is in Tokyo until tomorrow and looking to buy some chinmi that will travel well back to the US as gifts. P...


JTpearl commented 4 days ago

Which top sushi restaurants will accept my reservation?

by rocklocksock 20 days ago

I'm trying to book a reservation at a top sushi restaurant in Tokyo for November. I've been doing my research on Tabe...


astroboychorong commented 9 days ago

Affordable Tokyo Kaiseki

by ryatho09 11 days ago

I really want to go to Tokyo and try a decent Kaiseki in February. Unfortunately, the friends I'm going with are oppo...

tanseaway commented 10 days ago

Cost of Fukamachi

by arturchik 19 days ago

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


leduarte commented 11 days ago

Super Foodie Japan Trip - Advice On Cities to Include?

by Belkisw 14 days ago

My husband and I are doing a foodie trip to Japan in the spring for our belated honeymoon for three weeks. I have bee...

Robb S commented 11 days ago

Ueno or Nippori Stopover - Late Dinner (Tempura or Robatayaki plus Izakaya) and One Lunch (Sushi?)

by chrisdds 13 days ago

I have been to Japan many times and have visited most regions of the country, however I have insufficient experience ...

Robb S commented 12 days ago

3 to 4 Tokyo Sushiya with Different Kinds of Rice

by Algerena 2 months ago

Hello all, I was wondering if anyone can recommend 3-4 "high end" sushi restaurants in Tokyo that each serve nigi...

Charles Yu commented 15 days ago

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Recommendations for good places to eat at in Okinawa

by caramazed 18 days ago

Was searching through the discussion threads but most threads on Okinawa are rather dated. Grateful if I can hear ...

Do only sushi restaurants require reservations?

by alok123 22 days ago

I'm currently planning my trip to Tokyo/Kyoto/Osaka in November. I think I have decided on Sushi Ya for their lunch o...

od_sf commented 22 days ago

Tokyo Reservations Questions

by underwood2396 1 month ago

My wife and I are making our first trip to Japan in late Sep. We are doing 4 nights in Tokyo and 5 nights in Kyoto. ...

tanseaway commented 24 days ago

Butagumi vs Maisen

by astroboychorong 1 month ago

Can anyone vouch which tonkatsu is better, Butagumi or Maisen? Thank you


Uncle Yabai commented 1 month ago

Jumbo Yakiniku vs Ukai Tei or alternative

by astroboychorong 1 month ago

Hi, Next January will be my 5th time to Tokyo I've tried Tajima Beef, Kobe Beef, Matzusaka Beef, Hida Beef and ...


Uncle Yabai commented 1 month ago

High end sushi with partner who does not eat raw fish

by arturchik 2 months ago

Dear community Please help me with advice. We will be in Japan and I really wanted to visit Iwa or a similar sushi ...

Robb S commented 2 months ago

Tokyo and Kyoto restaurants

by JosefK 1 year ago

I will be going to Tokyo for seven nights and Kyoto for three in August with my wife and am interested in getting som...


JosefK commented 2 months ago

Help what is this food?

by I_love_food 2 months ago

So I am currently in Japan right now and stopped at a Russian restaurant named Baikal located in Roppongi, tokyo. I h...


I_love_food commented 2 months ago

Buying nodogoro / blackthroat sea pearch / akamutsu / rosy seabass

by JTpearl 2 months ago

1. For those familiar with Japanese names for fish, are nodogoro and akamutsu names for the same species of fish? ...


SeaEagle commented 2 months ago