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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…

Posted in Cheap Eats City Craft beer/ales Good for Groups Informal Izakaya Japanese

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 I was seriously impressed…

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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…

Posted in Cheap Eats Counter Dining Informal Japanese No bookings Open Kitchen Restaurant Graveyard Seafood Tokyo

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…

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Ippudo Ginza (Tokyo) Ramen firing on all cylinders

Ippudo Ginza was close to our hotel but that isn’t the reason why I wanted to come here. After visiting…

Posted in Formal Japanese Kobe Posh Nosh Steak Tokyo

Seryna – Tokyo (Roppongi) – Kobe beef heaven

I figured it to be worthwhile to write some words about what I’ve learnt and what my experiences are of…

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Bird Land – Tokyo – Posh Yakitori

I’m no yakitori restaurant expert but after my experience of Pissing Alley the impression was that they were hole-in-the-wall type places,…

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Rokurinsha – Tokyo Station – aka Tokyo Ramen Street

Rokurinsha which first opened in June 2009 on the fondly named ‘Ramen Street’ should be firmly on the slurp trail…