Sashimi is a quintessential part of Japanese cuisine. This page will give you a brief history of the iconic dish, as well as answer your sashimi-related questions such as 'what's the difference between nigiri and sashimi?' and 'Is it safe to eat sashimi?' We will also introduce the most popular types of sashimi in Japan. Enjoy!
Just a 7 minute walk from Ginza Station, Haneda Ichiba Ginza Chokubaiten is a standing-only restaurant that was started by fish merchant serving high-class restaurants in the area. Here you can eat extremely fresh fish that was caught this morning--from around Japan!
'Kaisen don' (sashimi rice bowl) is a must-try, special Japanese dish! However, the kaisen don we will introduce today is even more special! The restaurants on this list serve 'overloaded kaisen don,' which are packed with so much seafood that the bowl can't hold it!
They call it the Tuna Demolition Show! And they have good reason to. Maguro Shoten is a tuna specialty restaurant in downtown Shinjuku, in the very heart of red light district Kabukicho. They offer a daily Tuna dismantling and carving show that will leave you drooling for some fresh tuna. Don't be deterred by the red light district location though, it's the perfect place for some great food and some truly good-fun entertainment! If you love tuna or sashimi, this is the place to be! You definitely won't be disappointed!
Itamae Sushi is a super popular chain sushi restaurant with ten shops in Tokyo. Find out why they're so sought after!
Maguro Mart in Nakano, Tokyo: A Very Popular Tuna Resto Where It's Nearly Impossible To Get a Reservation
Maguro Mart is a very popular tuna-specialized restaurant in Nakano, Tokyo, where it's nearly impossible to get a reservation. However, there's an easy way to get a reservation. We'll let you in on the secret. Also, we'll introduce the signature dishes to try.
There are thousands of ramen shops in Tokyo and each of them has their own specialty. Out of them, Gantetsu serves unique ramen which consists of tuna broth based soup, which is popular and worth trying!
Tokyo doesn't lack in the wacky event or restaurant department. There are so many things to discover and do in Tokyo! Would you like to try this tuna carving event in a club in Roppongi! You should give it a try!
Look out for the big red bowl! You won't find much else better than this! You can easily get a decent size meal for as little as 500 yen at Sukiya! They serve up Japanese-style meals fast food style - perfect for people on the run or struggling to find time to cook at home. Locations all across Japan!