On Thursday May 10, the famous TV and YouTube personality John Daub will be live streaming a visit to the Arakicho neighborhood, a hidden gourmet town in Central Tokyo.
His Only in Japan website and Only in Japan Go youtube channel feature numerous Japan-related videos.
Follow us LIVE on YouTube as we introduce :
1) Tonkatsu (pork cutlet) restaurant Suzushin from 1pm
Suzushin is the most famous Tonkatsu restaurant in the Arakicho area. Please click on the article below to read more about it:
Suzushin, a restaurant where you can enjoy a great Tonkatsu in a traditional setting and friendly atmosphere
2) The Tadaima Japan Shinjuku Ryokan from 3:30pm
YouTube ⇒ Tokyo’s Old Town Ryokan Stay Experience
The Tadaima Japan Shinjuku Ryokan is the only Japanese-style hotel in the Arakicho area. Please click on the articles below to read more about it:
One night at the Tadaima Japan Shinjuku Ryokan
My stay at Tadaima Japan Shinjuku Ryokan
3) Wagyu Japanese Beef restaurant Akami Nonki from 5pm
Nonki is the most famous Japanese beef restaurant in the Arakicho area. Please click on the article below to read more about it:
Nonki, a famous restaurant where you can enjoy non-fatty Japanese beef and also try “Horumonyaki”, a little known Japanese delicacy
4) Buddhist Bar VOWZ from 8pm
YouTube ⇒ Shinjuku’s Buddhist Bar Experience
VOWZ bar is Tokyo’s only Buddhist bar and is located in the Arakicho neighbourhood. Please click on the articles below to read more about it:
Vowz Bar: Spirits for the Spirit
VOWZ BAR, a bar managed by real Buddhist monks!
Tune in from 1pm on Thursday May 10 as John visits the backstreets and alleys of this old town packed with restaurants and bars, and go inside some of its most famous locations to try out the food and drinks. The streams will also be available to watch after the end of the LIVE broadcasts.