Tag: Japanese Food

Food: Soba Ichi (Tokyo)

If you have ever been to Tokyo, I am sure you have seen all of the soba restaurants inside the train stations. They are typically full of businessmen on their way to work who want to get a quick bite to eat, but they are actually so good. The most popular chain that I know…

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Food: Do-Ne (Honolulu)

Address: 1614 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96826 Do-Ne is a Japanese restaurant in Honolulu that my family has been going to a lot recently during the quarantine period. The food is really well suited for takeout, and it holds well even after it has been refrigerated. Some of my favorite dishes are the marinated fried…

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Food: Tsunahachi (Tokyo)

Address: 3 Chome-31-8 Shinjuku, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 160-0022, Japan Tsunahachi used to be my favorite tempura restaurant in Tokyo, although I think I prefer Shimomura now (this is no fault of Tsunahachi though, it’s just that Shimomura’s quality is exceptional). Still, I will continue to go to Tsunahachi each time I go to Tokyo. Tsunahachi…

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Food: Maisen (Tokyo)

Address: 4 Chome-8-5 Jingumae, Shibuya City, Tokyo 150-0001, Japan Maisen is one of the most popular tonkatsu restaurants in Tokyo, and it is always one of my first stops when I am in Japan. The last time I was in Tokyo, I found another excellent tonkatsu restaurant, Hasegawa, but the options at the two restaurants…

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