Local Restaurants Gourmet Report in Japan

Category: Washoku (Japanese)

Nodoguro Nihonkai, Grilled Blackthrort Seaperch, IzumoNodoguro Nihonkai, Grilled Blackthrort Seaperch, Izumo

Nodoguro Nihonkai

Speaking of Izumo in Shimane Izumo Taisha, Izumo soba, sake. I wonder if this is what I think of when I hear Izumo. Izumo residents say the same. “There are only Izumo Taisha, soba (buckwheat) and sake here.” Izumo Taisha (wikipedia) is one of the big shrines in Japan. But ...

Udon Shop Yama, Hot Udon Noodles and Eggplant TempuraUdon Shop Yama, Hot Udon Noodles and Eggplant Tempura

Udon Shop Yama

Awa Odori Posters Awa Odori posters are a hot topic among anime fans every year. The Awa-odori is the largest and most famous bon (Japanese Buddhist custom that honors one’s ancestors) dance in Japan. Tokushima City holds an annual anime event in the city. I am impressed by the administration ...

Daichi Udon, Daichi Set (Udon noodles and Inari-sushi)Daichi Udon, Daichi Set (Udon noodles and Inari-sushi)


Daichi Udon at Hakata Station I fly from Hokkaido to Fukuoka for 882 miles. After that, I transfer to the Shinkansen and go to Kagoshima. It’s Hakata station where I transfer to the Shinkansen, where I can have lunch. Hakata is famous for the pork bone ramen, motsu-nabe (a Japanese ...

“Yamada-Mura” Rice Ball, Okayama Station“Yamada-Mura” Rice Ball, Okayama Station

Okayama Local Food What do you think of when you are asked, “What do you want to eat when you visit Okayama?” Kibidango, peach, pione, Ebi-meshi (shrimp rice). Sawala and mantis shrimp are also famous. Oops, don’t forget Mamakari. I wondered if there were Tsuyama Horumon Udon, Hiruzen Yakisoba, and ...

Japanese Sushi Binzushi, Deluxe Sushi Combo, HokkaidoJapanese Sushi Binzushi, Deluxe Sushi Combo, Hokkaido


Eat sushi at Iwamizawa-city There are several sushi restaurants in Iwamizawa, Hokkaido. It’s delicious at any sushi restaurant. The sushi restaurant that specializes in sushi is “Toshizushi”. It opens at 5pm in the evening. There are no customers in the early hours. This sushi restaurant is crowded at midnight. After ...

GINZA OGURA ~Sea Bream Chazuke for breakfast~GINZA OGURA ~Sea Bream Chazuke for breakfast~


What should I have for my first meal after returning to Japan? I arrived at Haneda Airport International Terminal at 5:30 in the morning with a late night flight from Hong Kong. After sweating in the shower room and changing clothes, I headed to the restaurant floor on the 4th ...

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