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.

A couple of recomendations for Tokyo restaurants

by LauraVG 16 days ago

Hi, we are visiting Tokyo in the beginning of June. Could anyone recommend a sushi restaurant where it is not imposs...


tanseaway commented 7 hours ago

Tokyo Sushi Post 4.14 Hashiguchi

by IanW 24 days ago

My first time back in Tokyo since 2000. Back then I was just a 23 year old kid with no idea what to get in Tokyo (I a...


tanseaway commented 7 hours ago

Matsusaka Side Trip for Beef?

by erica 6 days ago

Planning trip to Japan for late fall this year which (as of now) will include Tokyo, Kyoto, and a hotel on the Ise Sh...


tanseaway commented 7 hours ago

Japan trip report May 2018

by Belkisw 2 days ago

Here are my foodie notes from our three week trip to Japan earlier this month. As you will see, I essentially tried t...


Belkisw commented 2 days ago

Where should I go for my 30th?

by Chadsie 15 days 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...


Steve commented 2 days ago

Pujol in Tokyo

by fiona1969 5 days ago

I have reservations for two people at the Pujol pop up in Tokyo. This Friday, 6 pm. JPY 30,000 per person + service+ ...


fiona1969 commented 3 days ago

Tokyo/Kyoto Casual Dining/Restaurant Attire Tips

by ds_ny 2 months ago

I will be in Japan from May 18-28 in Osaka, Kyoto, and Tokyo. In Tokyo I am staying in Ginza and in Kyoto in Gion (Os...


mikey8811 commented 4 days ago

Advice on high end Tokyo hotel location

by alemon 1 year ago

Hi All, I've been researching an upcoming trip to Japan extensively on this site and I am very thankful for all of...


vicpop commented 5 days ago

Sushi Ya

by mikey8811 6 days ago

Hi Has anyone been to Sushi Ya post Takao Ishiyama? Has the quality been maintained? As an aside, where has Ish...


mikey8811 commented 5 days ago

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

by Heeney 4 months ago

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


notti commented 7 days ago

Tokyo Concierge Restaurant Booking

by sleedy9 1 year ago

Hey all, I'm planning a trip to Tokyo in the fall and I've noticed a few places people recommended The Royal Park ...


vicpop commented 11 days ago

Chef Headed to Tokyo

by SPICESupperClub 6 months ago

Ok. First trip to Japan and will be spending 4 days in Tokyo. I'm looking for some guidance on a few specialties I'...


erica commented 15 days ago

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Godan Miyazawa & Muromachi Wakuden in Kyoto

by mikey8811 17 days ago

Hi any recent feedback on these places? There are quite a few write ups on Jiki Miyazawa but Miyazawa san himself ...

Ginza Iwa Report

by IanW 19 days ago

I decided to overload on sushi at the beginning of my Japan trip so Ginza Iwa was my third sushi meal in a little ove...


IanW commented 18 days ago

Tokyo sushi bomb throwing

by bdad1 2 months ago

OK-I know this is probably among the most annoying questions one can post on Chowhound but I am looking for sushi rec...


mikey8811 commented 19 days ago

Looking for Solo Lunch suggestions in Tokyo/Osaka

by Haruhi7 10 months ago

Hello! A friend I'd planned to travel with can no longer join me when I go to Japan in September so I'll be going sol...


tanseaway commented 21 days ago

Kyoto meal we should not miss?

by Belkisw 4 months 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 21 days ago

Tokyo - Dinner advice

by carnfek 1 month ago

Hi All, I will be travelling to Tokyo for the first time later in the year, and was hoping to get some advice on p...


carnfek commented 27 days ago

Kushiage in Osaka - does it have to be expensive?

by arturchik 8 months ago

Dear community I read multiple recommendations that in order to try Kushiage, it should be Rokkakutei or Wasabi. H...


mikey8811 commented 27 days ago

Staying in 2 hotels in Tokyo - should I have them both work on reservations?

by beckbk811 29 days ago

Hi! Just getting ready to book accommodations for Tokyo in October (staying 8 nights) and we're splitting between...


od_sf commented 29 days ago