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Sushi
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Little morsels of delight.

Who doesn’t love sushi? Like many things in Japan, sushi can be as cheap or expensive as you want it to be. Splurge on a $300 dinner at Jiro’s, or eat to your hearts content at a conveyor belt sushi place at $1 a pop. For many, the best experience probably lies somewhere in between, and there are plenty of options there too. Here are some of our favorite sushi articles from the community.
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MUST TRY!! 美登利寿司 Midori sushi - one of the best sushi stores for its price

Welcome back to another tip from "to be frankie".Today we'll be talking about one of my all time favorite sushi chain stores in Japan, Midori Sushi (梅丘寿司の美登利) or you may have also seen Katsumidori(活美登利).Midori Sushi at Ginza (photo credit: me)First off the dif

Sushi-go-round in Tokyo

The bravest thing I tried!What a better way to taste sushi in Tokyo than by eating at a sushi-go-round restaurant. These conveyer belt sushi restaurants are popular anywhere you travel in Japan. They are definitely an experience, and are anticipated much more

My Japan Food Adventure: Sushi!

Adventure Food Time! Besides missing the sights, sounds, people, and atmosphere in Japan, I believe the food is what I’ll miss the most. During my two-week stay in Japan, there was never a bad meal that I purchased from the cities that I’ve visited (Tokyo, Kyo

Round and round and round we go - fun at the Kaiten Sushi!

If you're in the mood for good sushi for relatively cheap prices, you can't beat the sushi-go-round.  The kanji characters to look for are "回転寿司," or kaiten sushi.IMG_7854.JPG 2.24 MBThis particular kaiten sushi store near us is called Sushiro. You'll see tho

Desperately Seeking Sushi? Look no further than your supermarket!

My husband told me a story once of when he was first in Japan (several years ago now) sitting at Narita Airport waiting for a flight back home to the US. Naturally, like a lot of us do, he thought he'd grab a bite to eat to fill in some of that waiting time, a

Something for Everybody at Kappa-sushi

We call it the K-mart of sushi. And we love it.Jiro Ono of the 3-star Michelin restaurant Sukiyabashi Jiro would definitely be scandalized by Kappa-sushi's offerings. But Kappa-sushi is not for Jiro or for purists. Sushi used to be considered a high-class and

Midori Sushi Shibuya – Great Sushi At Great Prices

midori-sushi-2.jpg 285.14 KBNot all of us can afford to dine at fancy places like Sukiyabashi Jiro every time we have a craving for sushi (and it’s overrated anyway), but life’s too short to be eating that bland, budget stuff at a kaiten sushi place either, s

Sushi

I can't begin to tell you how much I love sushi! Sushi in Japan is so so much better than sushi in America. However, there is a sushi roll in Hawaii that comes close to the incredible sushi that be found in Tokyo. The fresh ingredients that make up the perfect

My Japan Food Adventure: Sushi!

Adventure Food Time! Besides missing the sights, sounds, people, and atmosphere in Japan, I believe the food is what I’ll miss the most. During my two-week stay in Japan, there was never a bad meal that I purchased from the cities that I’ve visited (Tokyo, Kyo

Desperately Seeking Sushi? Look no further than your supermarket!

My husband told me a story once of when he was first in Japan (several years ago now) sitting at Narita Airport waiting for a flight back home to the US. Naturally, like a lot of us do, he thought he'd grab a bite to eat to fill in some of that waiting time, a

Round and round and round we go - fun at the Kaiten Sushi!

If you're in the mood for good sushi for relatively cheap prices, you can't beat the sushi-go-round.  The kanji characters to look for are "回転寿司," or kaiten sushi.IMG_7854.JPG 2.24 MBThis particular kaiten sushi store near us is called Sushiro. You'll see tho

Something for Everybody at Kappa-sushi

We call it the K-mart of sushi. And we love it.Jiro Ono of the 3-star Michelin restaurant Sukiyabashi Jiro would definitely be scandalized by Kappa-sushi's offerings. But Kappa-sushi is not for Jiro or for purists. Sushi used to be considered a high-class and

Midori Sushi Shibuya – Great Sushi At Great Prices

midori-sushi-2.jpg 285.14 KBNot all of us can afford to dine at fancy places like Sukiyabashi Jiro every time we have a craving for sushi (and it’s overrated anyway), but life’s too short to be eating that bland, budget stuff at a kaiten sushi place either, s

Your Menu of Nigiri Sushi (a quick reference guide)

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Your Menu of Nigiri Sushi (a Quick Reference Guide)

Cartoon.jpg 225.84 KB(Cover photo courtesy of Nokkana Animation.  Check out their videos here)Nearly everyone who comes to Japan will want to try sushi at some point.  In the states, most people associate sushi with rolls like the California roll, the Drago

The only sushi restaurant 100% feminine !

When we were in Japan we only encountered male sushi chef, so I was wondering why ? So I went looking for a sushi restaurant with a woman sushi chef! From : http://www.nadeshico-sushi.com/ In the kitchen as elsewhere, sexist prejudices are really present. He

SUSHI?

Sushi is the most famous Japanese dish outside of Japan, and one of the most popular dishes among the Japanese themselves. In Japan, sushi is usually enjoyed on special occasions, such as a celebration. During the Edo period, "sushi" refered to pickled fish pr

How to eat SUSHI in Proper way !

Pick up the sushi with your clean hands, not chopsticks. That way, you don’t ruin the perfect form of the sushi that was made by the chef’s crafty hands. Sashimi and ginger are picked up with chopsticks. Tilt the sushi fish-down to apply only a hint of soy sau

The Complete Guide To SUSHI

Hi, my name is Kailing.Today I wanna guide you and make you understand what is sushi. Hope u like it the simple SUSHI introduction ^.^ 5 COMMON SUSHI TYPE-Sashimi    -Chirashi  -Nigiri       -Temaki    -Gunkan Nigiri  -Maki               

All You Can Eat Fresh Sashimi Buffet

All You Can Eat Fresh Sashimi Buffet ( Taiko Chaya Honten) Restaurant  via taikochaya credit taikochaya.jp.jpg 79.69 KBWhat's Incredible about this restaurant is the freshness of the food for a low price of 1200 yen for a lunch buffet. Make sure you are ther

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