Food & Drinks

2018.04.24
Vowz Bar: Spirits for the Spirit
Tokyo is famous for its themed restaurants and bars. From ninjas to zombies, this city offers up din
2018.04.10
Bar Botanical, a cozy vegetarian bar in Arakicho
Being vegetarian or vegan in Japan is not always easy. Cooking vegetarian food or vegan food at ho
2018.04.05
Nonki, a famous restaurant where you can enjoy non-fatty Japanese beef and also try “Horumonyaki”, a little known Japanese delicacy
“I want to eat Japanese beef. It is tender and tasty, better than any other beef I have every had” I
2018.03.27
Suzy House, an actual house in the middle of the city that serves tasty and unique lemon dipping noodles
For those wanting to try a different take on ramen, look no further than Suzy House, just a few minu
2018.03.19
Mozunokura: a hearty lunch for those on the go
Are you a digital nomad looking for a comfortable, spacious place to get some work done? Are you a Y
2018.03.14
A hidden refuge deep within Araki-Cho
Mi Refugio, which means “my refuge” in English, lives up to its namesake. Once you manage to find th
2018.03.11
How to choose a good “Nihonshu” or Japanese sake?
When one thinks of Japan, one thinks of Japanese sake. If you are visiting Japan, you’ll certainly w
2018.03.04
Stay at our ryokan and learn how to cook onigiri with a Japanese mom!
Onigiri、often described in English as ‘rice balls’ are hard to miss if you come to Japan. You will f
2018.02.27
Ipanema: a slice of Rio de Janeiro in Araki-Cho
Whether you are in the mood for a quick coffee break, a light lunch, or a night on the town, Ipanema
2018.02.19
Making okonomiyaki is fun and easy!
A few days ago, I joined the okonomiyaki party at Tadaima Japan Shinjuku Ryokan with my friend David
2018.02.16
Cruz Burgers, a restaurant where you can enjoy excellent burgers and good imported draft beer
Did you know that one of Tokyo’s best Burger shops is located close to Arakicho? If you want to eat
2018.02.15
Burg Holic: Take a Burger Break in Araki-Cho
Hamburgers and craft beer aren’t the first things that come to mind when one thinks of Tokyo. Howeve
2018.02.05
Have you ever dreamt to be a sushi chef?
Sushi is probably the most famous Japanese dish in the world. During the last ten years, there has b
2018.01.30
ITOI, a casual restaurant where you can try new kinds of tempura while drinking and comparing sake from around Japan
If you have had tempura before you might feel you know everything you need to know about this dish i
2018.01.24
Suzushin, a restaurant where you can enjoy a great Tonkatsu in a traditional setting and friendly atmosphere
If you have a craving for Western food but feel you should eat Japanese during your trip, “Tonkatsu”