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Sea Cucumber is Common Food at Sushi Restaurant and Izakaya (Japanese Style Bar) in Japan なまこ

Sea cucumber is called Namako なまこ / ナマコ in Japanese.Thinly sliced fresh (raw) sea cucumber is used for a kind of Japanese vinegared food. It is usually served with ponzu sauce (citrus-flavored soy sauce).
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Standing Izakaya Bar NEW KAYABA in Tokyo 立ち飲み 居酒屋 ニューカヤバ

This place is an amusument style bar for adults. You can grill chicken on a skewer yourself.
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Standing Bar: Tachinomi-Takioka 立飲み-たきおか in Ueno 上野 Tokyo

I went to a standing bar with a friend in Ueno 上野 Tokyo. We had a good time and spent only 4100 yen for the both of us. l will write about the food and drinks that we had in this blog below.
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Popular Sashimi Restaurants in Tokyo - YONPACHIGYOJOU 四十八漁場, KAPPOU SAITOU 割烹さいとう

I often go to seafood restaurants in Tokyo. I will introduce two recommended restaurants below.
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Deep-Fried Breaded Pork Cutlet TONKATSU / Ham Cutlet HAMUKATSU トンカツ, ハムカツ

I will introduce 2 types of deep-fried breaded cutlets. These are pork cutlet TONKATSU and ham cutlet HAMUKATSU.
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Do you know what Japanese sashimi is? Horse, Whale, Chicken Vegetables Sashimi

These days, sashimi is a Japanese food that is becoming more popular around the world, and it is usually comprised of thinly-sliced raw seafood. Actually, sashimi is not always made with raw seafood.
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A Restaurant NINJA AKASAKA in Tokyo

NINJA AKASAKA is a restaurant with ninja amusements. Ninja will guide you to a hiding ninja village (in a building). Let's enjoy a great meal and amazing magic show too!
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Grilled Semi-dried Fish is a Japanese Traditional Food 魚の干物、焼き魚

Sakana-no-himono 魚の干物 is semi-dried fish that is a traditional Japanese food. Grilled himono ひもの is popular in Japan. We often put a bit of soy sauce on it. I introduce 3 restaurants that offer himono in Tokyo.
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Fish Egg and Soft Roe (Milt) of Japanese Food - Cod, Salmon, Herring

In Japan, fish eggs (roes) and milt of salmon, cod and other fish are popular. Of course, different people have different tastes, though.
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All-You-Can-Drink 100 Kinds of Plum Wine (梅酒 Umeshu) in Kitasenju 北千住 Tokyo

A bar restaurant offers all-you-can-drink plum wine. You can get free refills from 100 Kinds of plum wine. 1 hour 1010 yen 2 hours 1680 yen I haven't been there yet, but I would like to go. Does anyone want to go to the bar with me? I will take the ...
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Lightly Seared Chicken, Crunchy Chicken mixed with Japanese Ume Plum Paste 鶏肉のたたき 梅水晶

Have you eaten something very Japanese? I would introduce 3 different types of Japanese local foods to tourists from foreign countries. I think some people might dislike them because of the uniqueness in texture.
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Kigurajyaya きぐら茶屋 - Izakaya 居酒屋 in Tokyo

This Japanese style bar restaurant (called Izakaya) offers great seafood, especially sashimi. Their grilled chicken on a skewer is also tasty. This Izakaya is kind of unknown for tourists, because it is not situated in downtown Tokyo.
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Grilled minced chicken skewer つくね専門 鳥の王様 TORINO-OUSAMA in Nishiarai 西新井 Tokyo 東京 - Yakitori 焼き鳥

This Japanese bar restaurant specializes in grilled chicken mince patty on a skewer. There are over ten different varieties of grilled minced chicken skewers such as garlic, cheese, fruit, basil, mayonnaise and many more. (They are 90 yen to more.) Nama-t...
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もつ焼き 稲垣本店 Grilled chicken on a skewer / Grilled organ meat Motsuyaki INAGAKI Honten near Asakusa 浅草 Tokyo

Will you go to popular sightseeing place Sensoji Temple 浅草寺 in Asakusa 浅草 Tokyo? There is a highly recommend Japanese style bar restaurant located 10 minutes walk from Asakusa 浅草 Station of subway.
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Standing Bar BANPAIYA 晩杯屋 in Tokyo

Standing Bar BANPAIYA 晩杯屋 in Tokyo This bar is still unknown spot for international tourists. BANPAIYA 晩杯屋 is really popular with local people. Most of the dishes cost between 130 and 310 yen. Only a few kinds of dishes are 490 yen.
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Low Priced Meal - 500 Yen Lunch at SAKURASUISAN さくら水産 in Tokyo

Amazingly Low Priced Lunch! This set meal costs only 500 yen which includes free refills for rice, miso soup, raw egg and pickles.
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Fishing Restaurant within a Building

Don't worry about sinking this ship and seasickness. You can catch the fish yourself, and eat really fresh seafood on the ship in this building. Enjoy fishing and eating sashimi!