Hong Kong: Gonpachi

Gonpachi

I was on my way to Via Tokyo and decided to follow Google map's direction exactly for once. It took me past Lee Gardens One where I to check out the building's tenants. I noticed Gonpachi Japanese restaurant and decided in the spur of the moment to eat lunch there.  ... [Read More]

Hong Kong: Kakurega Ramen Factory

Kakurega Ramen Factory

When Sharon said we were eating at Kakurega Ramen Factory in Sham Shui Po I asked her, "There's good food there?" All I knew about the area was Golden Shopping Centre where I buy all my gadgets and computer stuff. Little did I know that there was a hidden gem serving tsukemen ramen owned ... [Read More]

Izakaya Kikufuji at Little Tokyo

Izakaya Kikufuji - Nigiri Nami P450-001

I only learned to eat sushi and sashimi recently so pardon my ignorance, excitement and eagerness to eat it as often as I could. When I asked my readers for suggestions on where I should eat sushi a lot of them said Izakaya Kikufuji in Little Tokyo so that's where I went.  ... [Read More]

Senju at Edsa Shangri-La Hotel

Senju's Dragon Roll

If you read my blog regularly, thank you. You may have noticed I've featured several Japanese restaurants one after the other. It's because I've become obsessed with sushi since my trip to Osaka more than a month ago. Don't worry I will feature good Filipino food next week. ... [Read More]

Yuujin Japanese Cuisine

Yuujin Japanese Cusine

I must have passed by Yuujin along Wilson St. hundreds of times since it opened and it took Typhoon Glenda for me to finally eat there.  ... [Read More]

Sekitori Ortigas Center

Sekitori Hanston Square - sushi moriawase

A couple of months ago I received an email from a reader who told me about a hidden gem in Ortigas Center called Sekitori. Since I work in Ortigas Center I promised him I will check out the place. After dragging my feet I finally went to Sekitori for a late, late lunch. I arrived at 1:45 pm and ... [Read More]

Chirashi Don

Sekitori's Chirashi Don P450-001

I have a confession to make. I hope this doesn't change your opinion about me and my blog. Can you believe that I didn't eat sashimi or any raw fish before this year? Sure I would eat all those cooked sushi creations like those from Omakase. Things changed after I had my first bowl of chirashi ... [Read More]

Morita Japanese Restaurant

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I'm seldom in the Quezon City area except when I go for acupuncture at St. Francis Wellness Center in Panay Avenue. I took the opportunity to try out a new Japanese restaurant in a relatively new mall called Fisher Mall in Quezon Avenue. ... [Read More]

Tasting Menu at Sensei Sushi Bar

Sensei Sushi Bar

I've heard so much  about Chef Bruce's tasting menu but I couldn't find any one of my friends willing to go to Parañaque just to eat. I thank my new foodie friends who are willing to brave the traffic for good food. Most of them have eaten at Sensei Sushi several times yet they're willing to go ... [Read More]

Sakura by Edo-San at The City Club

Sakura by Edo San - Edo San Maki P1,100

When we were in Balesin Beach Club we didn't eat at Sakura by Edo San because my friend didn't have a good experience there. Luckily he changed his opinion and treated us to the branch at The City Club. Everyone in our big group enjoyed the food so much we ate there for two consecutive Sundays. ... [Read More]