Ready for a bite to eat? Then you’ve come to the right place, we’ve got all the info you need to help you satisfy your cravings. And if you’re not hungry now, you will be by the end.
When in Japan… Well you know how it goes. You can’t possibly visit a place without trying at least some of the local food, and we’ve got you covered with everything you need to know. First up, let’s start with the favorites (so popular we gave them their own pages):
Of course there’s a lot more to Japanese cuisine than noodles and raw fish! Read on for an overview of the various types of cuisine and eateries you’ll want to try in Tokyo. If the idea of having to order food in Japanese is intimidating, we have a handy guide for you here.
Finally, if you’re reading this from London and your mouth is already watering, we’ve got some great options for you closer to home:
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