The incident occurred at a festival in Shiga Prefecture last week.
Domino’s Japan announces that they’re seriously considering this as an option for sending out pizzas this winter.
We spent an afternoon basking in the understated cuteness of Kapibara-san!
People have fallen in love with the charm of floating tubs at this unusual eatery in Japan.
Japanese netizens are puzzled by Vietnamese convenience stores using increasingly minor characters from Doraemon for their popular steamed buns.
LINE camera proves why it is so popular among high school girls.
Our reporter with the larger-than-life character gives us his verdict on the equally giant sweet.
Brilliant noodle upgrade, or waste of perfectly good rice wine?
Chain expands to new city and adds traditional local favorites to the menu.
Fast food gets a raw fish makeover at this conveyor belt restaurant chain in Japan.
Does this punny snack combine udon and donuts in the best, or worst, way?
As is our longstanding tradition, we took a 10,000 yen bill to another Japanese fast food joint to see what kind of culinary monstrosity we could make.
Nothing could prepare him for this shock à l’orange.
When two loyal readers from Hawaii said they’d be in Tokyo for a few days, Mr. Sato sprang into action.
The unusual burger is one of a number of restaurant meals usually not available to the public that can be purchased at a very special food event for a limited time.
Remember the irresistibly jiggly-looking water cake we reported on two years ago? Well, someone just got creative and made a totally adorable version of it!
This impressive restaurant ticks all the right boxes in terms of quality, atmosphere, service and price.
After months of pining for the Korea-only limited edition release, Starbucks customers in Japan finally get to enjoy the delicious puddings too.
This Culture Day, our reporter Yuichiro Wasai went straight to Fuchu Prison. He did not pass Go. He did not collect 200 dollars.
Pikachu is ready to help you ring in the new year with 24 auspicious dishes served inside a giant Poké Ball!