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Bento Cafe – Camden – Does it taste good?

I was first introduced to Bento Cafe around 15 years ago by an old flame who got my taste in…

Posted in Cheap Eats Counter Dining Glasgow Informal Japanese

Temaki Glasgow – The Spurious Offspring Of Mexico And Japan?

Temaki means ‘hand rolled’ goodness made out of a single sheet of nori; sushi rice and a m manner of…

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Ippudo – Holborn – Rorty Ramen

Ramen was first discovered in China and reached Japan in the 20th century where it has become a cult over there…

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KJ New Malden – A Korean-Japanese Mash-Up – Review

Without visiting Korea, it’s impossible for me know how authentic Korean food is in London. What I can tell you…

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Eat Tokyo Review – Soho. What’s All the Pavement Blocking Queues About?

The dangle of decent sushi at a reasonable price, served as fast as lightening was too hard to resist. (Well…

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Beer and Buns, The Chicken Wing Pilgrimage

Beer and Buns is the long term pop-up, come permanent resident above conveyor belt sushi favourite K10. It’s been knocking…

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Food Opera – Hong Kong – Shops Do It Good Too!

Everywhere you go, seemingly there is something good to eat in Hong Kong – the folk out here know how…

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Ippudo NYC – Where the Bao Love Affair Began

I first came to Ippudo back in May 2013 (Click here for the original post) and was seriously impressed with…

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Ivan Ramen – The NYC Ramen Guru

Ivan Orkin is a self-confessed Japan nut, having moved to Tokyo shortly after college to live and breath his fascination…

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Gatten Sushi – Roppongi Tokyo – gone and probably forgotten

Gatten Zushi was a random stop by at Tokyo’s Roppongi’s district which is kinda like how Leicester Square is to…