Funatsuru, Kyoto style French restaurant

Funatsuru is a Kyoto-style French restaurant set along the Kamo River with views of the Higashiyama mountains with close to 150 years of history. The building itself was built almost 100 years ago. You can read about the history of this restaurant here. I made a reservation for a window seat. When making the reservation, the … Continue reading Funatsuru, Kyoto style French restaurant

The living room with sky bar, Nagoya

The living room with sky bar is located on the 18th floor of the Mitsui Garden Hotel Nagoya Premier. The hotel is just a 5-minute walk from the Nagoya station. As I stayed at the hotel, I had the pleasure of dining at the restaurant. The restaurant has a chic decor with earth tone color … Continue reading The living room with sky bar, Nagoya

Yasube, Okonomiyaki, Pontocho

Yasube is a family-run restaurant in Pontocho serving Okonomiyaki. There are many variations of Okonomiyaki on the menu with the option of different ingredients that you can choose to add to your Okonomiyaki. I would say that the prices are very reasonable, one of the cheaper places to eat in Pontocho. The son speaks good … Continue reading Yasube, Okonomiyaki, Pontocho