Cuisine Michel Troisgros – Tokyo

Cuisine Michel Troisgros – Tokyo

It’s not every day you stay in a hotel in Tokyo that is the home of a 2 Michelin Star restaurant, with a chef that you have seen on the Chef’s Table Netflix series!  When we discovered Cuisine Michel Troisgros was in our Hyat Regency Tokyo hotel,...
Maisen Tonkatsu – Shibuya, Tokyo

Maisen Tonkatsu – Shibuya, Tokyo

Maisen is on many “best” foodie lists as the best tonkatsu in Tokyo. So, naturally, we set out on our way to visit the Shibuya area of Tokyo with one goal in mind – find this fabled establishment and try the renowned fried pork cutlet! We’ve...
Asakusa and Bar Six by Night

Asakusa and Bar Six by Night

As lovely and busy Asakusa and Senso-ji temple is by day, it is quiet and brilliant at night! While the shrine itself and shops close at 5 p.m. each day, the grounds are open at night. And, its free to visitors (which I really can’t believe). The grounds at...
Hoppy Dori – Tokyo

Hoppy Dori – Tokyo

After our visit to the Senso-ji temple in Asakusa in the rain, we headed over to the neighbouring Hoppy Dori area, which is a couple of narrow streets of small restaurants featuring Izakaya (grilled meats and other Japanese dishes).  This area is a bit more...
Oreshiki-Jun Ramen – Tokyo

Oreshiki-Jun Ramen – Tokyo

One of the things David and I most wanted to do in Tokyo was to find Ramen Street in Tokyo Station.. and we found it! It took a long walk in the station (which is huge), but knowing we were looking for the  Yaesu  exit area, and getting some help from a...
Gyukatsu Fried Steak – Tokyo

Gyukatsu Fried Steak – Tokyo

In one of the many “must do” lists I read for things to eat and drink in Tokyo was Gyukatsu. Fried Japanese Wagyu Beef is having a moment apparently. So of course, we wanted to enjoy that moment! Walking around Shinjuku on the verge of the Kabuchiko...

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