World’s Best Restaurants: Den

I always try to find a special dining experience when I’m spending Thanksgiving away from the family. The previous year I ate at Sushi Masato, and while I was in Tokyo I had to book a dinner at Den.  A recipient of 2 Michelin stars and recently named #17 on The World’s 50 Best Restaurants,…

Back to Tokyo: Hakushu Teppanyaki

I left Osaka and made my way back to Tokyo. For the first part of our trip we stayed in Shinjuku, now I was staying in Shibuya. After checking in to the hotel, I walked around the corner and went to a teppanyaki restaurant called Hakushu Teppanyaki for dinner. Teppanyaki is a style of Japanese…

Unique Eats: Uobei Sushi

We walked around Shibuya for a bit and now it was time for a sushi fix! I used Google maps to find the restaurant. Located in one of the narrow side streets was Uobei Genki Sushi. I always thought this place looked really cool and was excited to finally try it. There was a wait…

Shibuya Nights

My sister and I left Asakusa and headed to Shibuya for dinner. Shibuya is a major commercial and business center. It’s a popular entertainment and shopping area near one of the busiest railways in the world, Shibuya Station. The streets are packed with restaurants, shopping, nightclubs, and bars. It’s also where you’ll be able to…