Pompompurin Cafe is a theme restaurant, with a quirky interior palette of its own. Based on Pompompurin (the famed Sanrio character), every dish on their menu includes either a cutlery or an edible piece of the cartoon. The cafe gets together in one plate, many cuisines of the world, and so there's pasta, noodles, rice, beef puddings, tacos and eggs, and all of them look so adorable! There are also sweets that look amazing with all the colours and shapes. The ambience is cheerful, thanks to the theme, and the service is nice. Pompompurin Cafe can be visited for some out-of-the-box binging.
T.Y. Harbor Brewery does a great job with the beers that are brewed on location. A good offering of ales; amber, pale, wheat and stout; these beers are on tap daily and should be sampled. With local Japanese beer and conventional brews as well, beer lovers of any persuasion will be satisfied by the variety and solid flavors on offer here. Scrumptious American delicacies are perfect accompaniments to the brews. There is also a patio overlooking the canal and is a perfect spot to soak in some sun while sipping on cold beer in spring and summer.
Bluff Bakery is one of the best bakeries in Yokohama that serves a variety of food. The chocolate products and the ‘Bluff Bread’ are famous and are quick selling food items of the bakery. Most times, the food at Bluff Bakery is sold out by the afternoon. The bakery is known for the freshness that their food exudes. All in all, Bluff is a great place to buy soft and fresh bread or for an ideal meal with the family.
Charcoal Grill Green is a restaurant that serves Japanese American food. The restaurant is quite huge and spacious and has a variety of dishes. The Philly Steak Pizzas is a recommendation by every visitor. Charcoal Grill Green offers food and alcohol; the wines here are few of the finest. Good hospitality by the staff and great service. One visit is definitely going to bring one back to this place.
Bills is one of the upscale restaurants in Yokohama, known for its high class food servings. Bills is an Australian restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks. The pancakes, pasta and meat dishes at Bills are very famous in Yokohama. The staff and service at Bills is good, very efficient and welcoming. The ambiance at Bills is very cozy and comforting, and the beautiful view overlooking the ocean adds a touch of perfection. A great place for a quiet and peaceful meal.
Uobei is a sushi restaurant in the Shibuya district which offers a dining experience like no other. Most of the process here is mechanized and high tech with sushi distributed through a conveyor belt. Simply pick out the dish you want using their multi-lingual touch-screen monitors and watch it zoom on to the table in front of you. Although the drinks are served by the staff, the novelty of the restaurant as well as the extremely pocket-friendly prices keep people coming back for more.
If you are looking to try some authentic an delicious Tskumen Ramen, head to Rokurinsha located inside Tokyo Station. This is a small restaurant exclusively serving this traditional meal. Enter this restaurant and place your order at the vending machine, from where a staff member will then lead you to your seat and hand you a bib. Patrons are served two bowls each, one with chasu (thick noodles) and another with dipping sauce (pork mince and fish sauce base). Ask for the level of spiciness as per your taste and slurp up the delicious meal. When you are done be sure to ask the server to fill your bowl with the complementary broth.
Onomiyaki is a special type of savory Japanese pancake which is served with a variety of toppings and can be found in street stalls all around Japan. Okonomiyaki Kiji Marunouchi is a Japanese restaurant which takes this street-food and turns it into a classy but traditional culinary experience. Toppings include varieties like soba noodles, steaks and pork tenderloin. Their pork tenderloin ponzu is also quite popular with the diners. The restaurant has a classy and traditional feel to it with traditional screen doors, minimal decor and an onomiyaki grill at every table. If you want a true Japanese street food experience without risking actual street-side stalls, this is the place to visit.
Iconic is a multiple-award winning restaurant that conjures up delicious Italian fare incorporated with a touch of contemporary flavor. Go for one of the prix fixe menus or order a la carte if you are not feeling too hungry. For appetizers, Burdock and Mushroom Tart prepared with smoked duck breast, scallops and watercress salad is particularly delightful while Pan-fried fish of the Day and Roast shoulder of Wild Boar make for exotic entrees. End the meal with three kinds of Assorted Sorbet. If you are tired of the usual places, head to Iconic for dishes that will thoroughly pamper your palate.
Argento Aso is a contemporary Italian restaurant which is known for the bold and innovative flavors of its food and the amazing decor of its spaces. Food consists of both prix fixe options including delicious and seasonal delicacies such as Sturgeon with caviar, Roasted pork with squid ink, Peach and basil with raspberry for the sweet lovers and a lot more. There is also an extensive selection of wines which balances the taste of the dishes perfectly. The main dining area is a study in terrific modern design, with soft colors, white linen covered tables, hardwood flooring, bold flower arrangements and large windows with views of the city. Chic and elegant private dining rooms are also available for business lunches and private events.
Wine and dine at this sophisticated restaurant located in Tokyo's most prestigious district. With its panoramic view of Ginza, it's the perfect choice for a quiet meal. Interestingly, it is a kids-free (no children under 12 allowed) zone. Enjoy your fine French meal with a rare wine, but remember to don your best suit when you head here or you won't be allowed in.
Bird Land is a classy, upscale yakitori restaurant which serves a surprisingly wide variety of skewered chicken dishes. Take a seat near the chef's table and try out the different types of grilled chicken including options like pepper-grilled chicken, cheese-grilled chicken, and chicken wings among others. To add a bit of variety to appease your palate you can also gorge on some grilled vegetables. Beer is usually the drink which is recommended to accompany the flavors of the poultry dishes although quite a number of wines are also available.