the eatwith guide to summer in tokyo

Searching for the best sushi in Tokyo? Craving wagyu and sake? Discover the best of Tokyo's ever-evolving food scene with one of our local hosts. Avoid the tourist traps and get a real taste of Japan with an Eatwith food tour, cooking class or dinner!

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We are absolute food experts

Our mission is to connect the best local chefs and food connoisseurs around the world with adventurous travellers.

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The best way to make new friends and learn the local culture first-hand when traveling.

We offer unique food experiences

Try one of our immersive dinners, lunches, brunches, tastings, food tours and cooking classes with local hosts.

see tokyo like a local!

Tokyo is a captivating blend of old-world traditions and modern architecture. Discover the bustling metropolis, spotlessly clean and brimming with incredible attractions. After exploring the sights, immerse yourself in the vibrant streets, lined with charming shops, hidden alleyways, and street vendors. Indulge in delectable street food, but beware of the language barrier when deciphering menus without Japanese fluency!

While many restaurants may not cater to English-speaking travelers, there's a solution to experience authentic Tokyo cuisine. Book a dining event with a local Eatwith host, and open the doors to a world of incredible tastes. From food tours offering the best Tokyo street food to cooking classes revealing the secrets of authentic sushi-making, and even Sake and Wagyu beef tastings, dining with a Tokyo Eatwith host breaks the language barrier for an unforgettable Japanese culinary adventure.

Our hosts are multilingual and will provide insider tips on Tokyo's hidden gems and local hotspots, off the beaten path of guidebooks. Discover Tokyo like a local with Eatwith!

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what to eat in tokyo

When it comes to food, Tokyo is a culinary paradise. The city boasts a wide variety of dishes that will leave your taste buds begging for more. From delicious street food to Michelin-starred restaurants, Tokyo has something for every palate.

One must-try dish in Tokyo is ramen. This iconic Japanese noodle soup is available in many variations throughout the city, but one of the best places to try it is at Ichiran Ramen. Their rich and flavorful tonkotsu broth paired with perfectly cooked noodles makes for a truly unforgettable experience.

Another popular dish in Tokyo is sushi. While you can find sushi all over the world, nothing compares to having it fresh in Japan. Head to Tsukiji Fish Market, the largest fish market in the world, for an authentic sushi experience.

If you're feeling adventurous, be sure to try some of Tokyo's unique street foods like takoyaki (octopus balls), yakitori (grilled chicken skewers), or okonomiyaki (savory pancakes). These tasty treats are perfect for a quick snack while exploring the city.

For those with a sweet tooth, Tokyo has plenty of options as well. Indulge in fluffy and jiggly Japanese cheesecake from Uncle Tetsu's or try some traditional wagashi (Japanese sweets) at one of the many tea houses scattered throughout the city.

To truly immerse yourself in the local food scene, consider booking a dining experience with an Eatwith host. You'll have the opportunity to dine with locals and taste homemade dishes that you won't find anywhere else.

In conclusion, Tokyo offers an endless array of mouthwatering foods and specialties that are sure to satisfy any food lover. So why wait? Book your trip now and embark on a culinary journey through this vibrant and delicious city! Don't forget to book a local food experience with an Eatwith host – it's an experience you won't want to miss.

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