Restaurant Guide

Restaurant Guide

Japanese tsukemono: More than a condiment

Restaurant Guide
October 16, 2018
The tiny dish of tsukemono (“pickles”) that appears as part of every meal in Japan is not just an afterthought. Tsukemono, along with rice and soup, complete the culinary...

Tasty tempura minutes from Yokosuka gates

Restaurant Guide
October 16, 2018
Along with many others, tempura is one of the signature dishes in Japan. And, while there are a few ways to eat tempura, one of the most popular is tendon – a bowl of rice with...

A great place near Misawa to make soba

Travel
October 16, 2018
Next to Misawa Air Base, Tonami-an offers a class on making handmade soba noodles (teuchi-soba). I recently took the class, located in Tohoku-machi, which ends with participants...
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Iwakuni’s Marifu Coffee the perfect place for brunch — or a nice cup of joe

Restaurant Guide
October 12, 2018
At many of Japan’s popular chain coffee shops, such as Starbucks or Doutor, massive amounts of coffee are brewed in a carafe and served to patrons hours later.

Restaurant near Atsugi keeps tempura fresh, light

Restaurant Guide
October 13, 2018
Although this restaurant is located near NAF Atsugi of the Kanto Plains, it serves tempura in the Hakata way, as the name indicates.

American-style eatery near Yokota a troop favorite

Restaurant Guide
October 11, 2018
If you live on Yokota Air Base and are looking for a place to enjoy a tasty (and filling) lunch or dinner, head over to Demode Heaven Fussa.