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Popular tonkatsu chain Maisen serves up a classic in a family-friendly environment

Restaurant Guide
December 14, 2018
Many foodies who visit Japan expect their meals to be filled with the likes of sushi and ramen, the most common forms of Japanese cuisine served abroad.

Feasting for the holidays: Commissaries offer significant savings for festive meals

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December 12, 2018
Note: To watch a video on DeCA’s YouTube page related to saving on your holiday meals, go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Xh2ODgNvlY.

Taste the new year: Okinawa delicacies

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December 11, 2018
New Year’s is Japan’s biggest and longest holiday. People take Dec. 29 through Jan. 3 off from work to celebrate the first three days of the year praying at temples and shrines...

Popularity of Tokyo soba joint says it all

Restaurant Guide
December 10, 2018
No matter where you are, there are dead giveaways that a restaurant is worth your time. First - the number of people waiting in line or if it’s nearly filled to capacity.
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Newly opened Yes Cafe brings hand-poured lattes, pulled pork to Yokota Air Base

Restaurant Guide
December 10, 2018
Yes Cafe, a new addition to Yokota Air Base, is keeping residents of the installation’s east side caffeinated — and they’re doing it all out of a small truck.

Just how did KFC become a Christmas tradition in Japan?

News
December 10, 2018
Despite the oft-repeated myth, Coca-Cola did not in fact invent the modern image of a fat, jolly, red-and-white-clad Santa Claus.