Zipangu is stylish restaurant that belongs to Nadaman, one of the most revered traditional Japanese restaurants in the country. Their approach is to combine Western influences with Nadaman's cuisine to create contemporary Japanese food that pairs with wine.
One of the draws of Tsukiji market is that you can get extremely fresh sushi. There's a number one restaurant that everyone knows about and stands in line for. There's a number two restaurant that also commands a long line. By “long line” I mean over an hour wait. If you've gotten up at an inhuman hour in order to make the first train and spent and hour and a half milling around in Tsukiji, m... Read More
Iwasa is on the edge of Tsukiji, Tokyo's largest fish market and a sushi mecca. According to a local, restaurants get access to the best sushi fish in direct variation with their proximity to the fish market. If this is the case, Iwasa should be one of the best. The sushi is certainly delicious, as long lines will always attest. I've eaten here three times and have always come out happy.
Iwasa c... Read More