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Tempura

Tempura

As you can probably guess from this blog, I love my fried food.  In which case, Japan is heaven.  Forget all you hear about Japanese food being comprised of sushi and other healthy stuff.  Although they look dainty, their diet is far from tasteless! On […]

The Square restaurant

The Square restaurant

On the last day of my holiday I decided to save the most interesting for last.  The Square.  I was last here several years ago and left not very impressed to be honest.  All my friends have implored me to give it another chance, so I […]

A professional kitchen

A professional kitchen

As you may have realised if you have been reading my blog for a while, I have been to the Ledbury maybe 6-7 times.  I always find it to be a very surprising experience.  Usually in the form of a little unexpected but altogether very […]

Timeless tempura

Timeless tempura

Do you know where tempura comes from?  Apparently it was adopted from the Portuguese but now is something very very different.  My London friends and I ended up going to some hidden tempura shop.  The entrance looked like the back of some grimey (well grimey for Tokyo […]

Enormous Ebi

Enormous Ebi

So far in the 3 months that I have spent in Tokyo things have been quite noisy in restaurants.  Searches in quiet eating have not been that sucessful.  Although things are not nearly as bad as in Hong Kong when you can’t even hear yourself […]