The best hang-out for craft-beer-loving Tokyoits this summer is the newly opened Yanaka Beer Hall. Housed in three old Japanese building, filled with both great history and a modern vibe.
Yes, you should definitely head over to the old entertainment and geisha district of Kagurazaka in Northern Tokyo, grab a counter seat at buzzing Kyoto-native Giro Giro, and enjoy this colorful modern twist on Japanese kaiseki cuisine.
Okonomiyaki [lit. what you liked – grilled] is a popular Japanese comfort food – to be compared with a pizza or pancake with everything you like – form sea food to vegetables meat and natto. The dish is most famous from Osaka and Hiroshima – but Tokyo also has its share of Okonomiyaki restaurants – […]
Friday night we spent in the so called “Piss Alley” in Shinjuku. Loads of small Japanese restaurants serving delicious street food. Most restaurants only with room for 6-10 guests. Some accepting foreigners, others shaking their head saying “only in Japanese” when you try to enter. Yakitori, barbecued Japanese chicken skewers, could be found on every […]