Category: Japanese

Masu (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Let’s start this review by letting you know that this to date is the best restaurant I tried in New Zealand, every aspect of our dining experience was perfect, the food, the staff, the location, communications and all. Masu is a Japanese robata restaurant and bar located in Federal Street....

Cold Noodles With Sesame Sauce, Egg and Cucumbers

I got served these noodles when I was invited by my close friends for a barbecue dinner at their place. They said they will be doing some Spicy Cumin Lamb Skewers but they served more, as I approached their kitchen, his wife told me that she prepared this special rice...

Champon

Champon is a noodle dish from Nagasaki, Japan inspired by the Chinese cuisine this noodle soup dish is prepared with ramen noodles, pork, seafood and vegetables. What sets this apart from the usual ramen it that the noodles in the dish is cooked with the rest of the ingredients hence...

Yakinikuya Sakai (Bali, Indonesia)

i We passed by this place several times and was tempted to stop our driver during those times as we haven’t had yakiniku for quite some time now, but during those moments we were not really hungry so we let it pass until one time. We just came from a...

Ika Furai

All of us know calamari is a lightly battered squid deep fried to a very crispy state. This popular Italian dish has been a regular in most bars as it is a good beer match plus it is easy to prepare for the bar kitchen staff, but have you thought...

Prawn and Snapper Miso Soup

If you are a seafood soup lover then this one is for you, a soup dish filled with umami which will definitely satisfy even the pickiest taste buds. This dish is simply prepared with snapper fillet or with bones on, prawns and tofu in a savoury dashi stock, no need...

Kakiage

The Japanese and Filipino cuisine have some things in common, this is because of the Japanese occupation of the Philippines that occurred between 1942 and 1945. While it’s not a great amount of time compared to the Spanish and American regime, it did mark its existence within our culture. In...

Ramen Katanaya (Las Vegas, Nevada)

I had a short one-week trip in Las Vegas a couple of weeks ago and after a few days I was starting to crave for Ramen and I never knew that it was hard really hard to find, especially when you want it to be walking distance to your hotel....

Ariake on Grey (Brisbane, Australia)

Looking for some quick chow when you are in South Bank then head over to this Japanese Stall just outside the South Bank Station and you will be treated with simple yet good food. This Izakaya style eatery has options for dine in, a quick bite or even takeaway, they...

The Don (North Shore City, New Zealand)

Its one of those random days again where most of us at home was quite lazy to prepare dinner, usually we have the energy to cook but for some reason (most probably the weather) we just want to bum out. Our usual schedule is that I leave office at 4:30PM...