January 4, 2017

Bay Eats Japan – January 2017

by Sarah Han

Photo via Fugetsu

Welcome to Bay Eats Japan, where we’ll alert you to newly and soon-to-be opened Japanese restaurants and bars in the Bay Area.

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May 28, 2015

Umami Map: 24 Hours in Osaka

by Kayoko Akabori

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Growing up, I would visit Japan about once every two years or so. It would always be to see our extended family, who all lived in the Tokyo area.

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January 9, 2013

Okonomiyaki vs. Akashiyaki Throwdown

by Kayoko Akabori

Back in December, on the eve of our 10-day break, I threw a fun okonomiyaki bounenkai at my place to celebrate the end of the year.

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January 2, 2012

The Year of Okonomiyaki

by Kayoko Akabori


To celebrate the new year, I hosted a last-minute dinner last night with a few close friends.

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