Depachika: Mitsukoshi Ginza Food Hall, Tokyo

Japanese department stores definitely know how to pull off a good food hall! They are affectionately referred to as "depachika" and frankly put British department stores to shame (bar perhaps Harrods and Fortnum & Mason). The Mitsukoshi department store in Ginza has a huge depachika over two basement floors. We found ourselves with a bit … Continue reading Depachika: Mitsukoshi Ginza Food Hall, Tokyo

Uobei Sushi, Shibuya: Sushi Conveyer Belt Restaurant with a Difference

I came across Uobei Sushi in an article when researching restaurants in Tokyo and had to give it a try. At most conveyer sushi restaurants the dishes circle around in front of diners and you just pick off what you want and pay at the end. At Uobei they've taken this up a level and … Continue reading Uobei Sushi, Shibuya: Sushi Conveyer Belt Restaurant with a Difference