Food alone is a strong reason to visit Tokyo, one of the most exciting places to eat in the world. The city has a wide selection of both local and regional Japanese dishes in addition to all kinds of international cuisine. From the best sushi to iconic street food, discover where to eat in Tokyo from the World of Mouth app.
Letters from our local experts
Il Ristorante - Luca Fantin
2 Chome-7-12 Ginza, Chuo City, Tokyo 104-0061, Japan
"Long celebrated as a bastion of Italian fine dining in Japan and a by-word for quality. This is all down to Luca and a close-knit team, and the chef’s obsession with creativity."
David J Constable
Food writer - London, United Kingdom
Sumibi Yakiniku Nakahara
GEMS Ichigaya 9F, 4-3 Rokubancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Japan
"Master Nakahara grills everything in front of your eyes: tongue, cheeks, shoulder, tripe, filet and then the marvelous wagyu katsu sando."
Food writer - Budapest, Hungary
1-4-5 1F Ark Hills South Tower, Roppongi, Minato 107-0052 Tokyo
"A sushi restaurant of the ages: fun, intimate, delicate, delicious and one of the most interesting places in Japan."
Chef - Copenhagen, Denmark
6-7-6 Lape Bldg. 3F, Ginza, Chuo 104-0061 Tokyo
"Hiroyuki Sato San’s sushi restaurant in Tokyo. I love umami, the ancestral know-how and the delicacy of Japanese cuisine."
Chef & restaurateur - Menton, France
2-3-18 Jingumae Kenchikuka Kaikan JIA Bldg., Shibuya 150-0001 Tokyo
"The multi-course experience highlights the very best of seasonal produce and respects centuries of Japanese tradition, but will never take itself too seriously."
Foodie - Stockholm, Sweden