Overseas – Tokyo


Nihonryori RyuGin – One of Japan’s Finest, 3-Michelin Stars, Probably My Best Meal Ever

The meal at Nihonryori RyuGin at Roppongi Tokyo is probably my best in the year, okay, make that best meal ever. And it is definitely the most expensive meal in my life so far. The Michelin Guide Tokyo 2013 has also awarded RyuGin restaurant 3 stars consistently. How much did I pay? One gastronomy course is for 23,100 Japanese Yen (22,000 JPY plus 5% consumption tax, 1,100 JPY). That makes it SGD$337 or USD$277! My heart also broke when I found out about the cost. It was initially painful. I am no rich kid, so what made......

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Mutekiya Ramen 無敵家 – Best Ramen at Ikebukuro Tokyo

Mutekiya Ramen 無敵家 – Best Ramen at Ikebukuro Tokyo

Talk about the best ramen at Tokyo Japan, and many food blogs would recommend Ippudo (Ebisu), Menya Musashi (Shinjuku), Butamen Kenkyujo (Kanda), Aoba (Nakano) Ramen Jiro (Shinjuku) and Ramen Tetsuya (Higashi Koenji) and Metekiya (Ikebukuro). What would you recommend? I followed religiously to the Taiwanese written Tokyo guidebook “东京王...

July 24, 2012
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