Heichinro is one of the oldest, most well known Cantonese restaurants in Chinatown. And with seven floors to choose from, it is also one of the largest. It is known as the granddaddy of Chinatown, and its popularity makes reservations a must. The first floor is famous for its immense variety of dim sum. As with all Chinatown's best dining spots, Heichinro's prices reflect the superb quality of both its food and its service. It has a great lunch menu, which is priced a bit more economically. Heichinro is situated about a block away from the Holiday Inn Yokohama, and is about a leisurely ten-minute walk from Ishikawacho Station.
Located in the Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse, the landmark on the Yokohama waterfront was originally built in 1911, and today it provides you fine live jazz music with French cuisine. You can enjoy all types of jazz from local artists or world-class big names at one of the most romantic places in Yokohama. Tickets are available on the Internet.
A must for beer lovers, Bashamichi Taproom is one of several outlets for Baird Beer, a small brewery dedicated to making flavorsome beers using traditional malted barley, whole flower hops and soft Numazu water. The three-story Taproom has a long bar on the ground floor, a large room with bar and table seating on the second floor and a rooftop beer garden. The range of beers on tap include brown ale, pale ale, IPAs, a lager, a stout, and amber ale, as well as seasonal choices and a guest ale. The food menu offers authentic American style BBQ with beef, pork and chicken. There is also pizza, salad, macaroni cheese and Texas chili. A big-screen TV and regular music events help to create an inviting atmosphere. -AH
Like its sister pubs in Tokyo, The Tavern pub serves good, traditional pub food and a variety of English and Irish draft or bottled ales and beers to help it down. It has a cozy, British atmosphere, even when it is crowded. There is an extensive menu of British delights to choose from. Fish & chips, probably the best in town. Add a portion of mushy peas to it. Then choose the Shepherd's pie or the Cornish pasty if you prefer.The traditional Roast Beef and Yorkshire pudding is another dish that you could order. Beers from England, Ireland and Even Australia you could find here. If you are interested in sports you could watch them at the bar while you relax with your drink.
At Bar Bar Bar you can enjoy some good live jazz and some pretty good original food. The live music features good local talent, starts at 7.30p and usually spreads out over three or four sets. The restaurant's first floor functions as a counter bar that serves a wide variety of cocktails as well as beer and the usual spirits, while the second floor serves food and stages the live music. The cuisine leans toward France and Italy, but makes an effort to include all the flavors of Europe. If you are looking for something a bit original, why not try the cheese, olive and tomato fondue.
A pub, bar, a space provider for events and concerts all this and more is what Moon Step is all about. The pub is famous for the live music renditions that promise to take you for a joy ride. Gigs are performed here on a regular basis and quite a few bands like junk fiction, atom, Brazil Ufo, airhead have graced the stage of Moon Step. A great place for local bands and artists to showcase their talent, the rentals are quite reasonable and the management takes care of all the technicalities and also provides the necessary musical instruments for the shows. This compact venue has a capacity of 170 people and is a good stage for musicians to exhibit their creativity.