J-DINING, Restaurant Reservation Website for International Travelers

Book restaurants conveniently in Japan! J-DINING is a website offering a restaurant guide and reservation service for international travelers and is available in English and…

The True Sapporo Ramen Experience
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The True Sapporo Ramen Experience

I love ramen. Not the instant stuff served in Styrofoam cups, but the fresh noodles served in a bowl of rich soup stock topped with…

FOOD: 6 Tips to Eat Like a Local in Japan
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FOOD: 6 Tips to Eat Like a Local in Japan

From amazing street food, to exquisite dining, and opportunities to learn cooking secrets from the masters, Japan offers you food experiences like nowhere else in…

5 Unique Soft Serve Flavors of Japan
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5 Unique Soft Serve Flavors of Japan

Japan has a reputation for unconventional and adventurous flavors that few others would think or even dare to attempt. Here are 5 must try soft…

5 Things We Love About Osaka Dining
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5 Things We Love About Osaka Dining

Any cities whose people coined the phrase kuidaore, meaning to eat until you become broke, is sure to have good food and a sense of…

Robatayaki: Fireside Cooking Japanese Style
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Robatayaki: Fireside Cooking Japanese Style

Sushi, sashimi, ramen and tempura are all well established in the average gourmet’s Japanese food vocabulary, but robatayaki, where small portions of meat, fish or…