The complete companion to Japanese culinary culture
Whether it´s rubbing your chopsticks together, handing money to a sushi chef or setting your foot directly on the floor when removing your shoes, we´ll tell you exactly what not to do to avoid looking like an ignorant tourist. Brush up on restaurant etiquette, local customs and what ingredients to expect in Lonely Planet´s Eat Japan.
To help you feel prepared for the Japanese food scene we´ll cover how, when and where to eat, etiquette dos and don´ts, and what classic regional specialties are a must try. You´ll find the best places to eat in every region as well as what to order when you´re there and how to eat it. If you are looking for an authentic and immersive foodie experience but don´t know where to start, Eat Japan is your answer.
In-depth background on local food and traditions
Practical info on popular food neighborhoods
The visually appealing layout will help first-time food lovers get the most from their trip
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