Nishi-azabu

Piccolo Grande, Azabujuban

I beleive that Italian is one of those cuisines where no matter how fancy the restaurant, one should feel comfortable walking in, finding a table and enjoying a hearty meal. Piccolo Grande is a nice cosy local Italian restaurant located in Azabujuban, Tokyo. It has the feel of neighborhood restaurant […]

Trattoria Marie e Monti, Nishi-azabu

There are many Italian restaurants in Tokyo but ‘Trattoria Marie e Monti’ is truly exceptional. In the kitchen they have the star chef Mitsunobu Suzuki who spent five years at La Bisbochia plus more recently two years in Italy with Antonio Connavacciulo. Cosimo or Luca the proprietors usually come with […]

Pho Dragon, Nishi-azabu

Looking for authentic Vietnamese food in Tokyo? Pho Dragon is your place!!!! This little place is very close to Roppongi run by a Vietnamese woman. She can be a little bursque, but  she is actually really sweet. At lunch time the menu is only pho sets which come with a spring […]

Sushi Asaba, Nishi-azabu

I can’t believe I am going to share this secret sushi restaurant (introduced by my hubby) on my blog.   I think I visited this sushi place 5 years ago and since then I’ve been going to this place religiously every year at least twice. If you love the aesthetic […]

Gonpachi,Nishi-azabu

Gonpachi in Nishi-Azabu The ‘KILL BILL’ restaurant This restaurant inspired the location for the “Showdown at House of Blue Leaves” fight scene in Kill Bill Vol 1. The atmosphere was abuzz with diners soaking in the surroundings and the welcome greeting from the staff every time a group was brought […]

Toriyoshi (Yakitori, Nishi-azabu)

TORIYOSHI is a great causal Yakitori place with delicious ingredients and still maintaining the artisan spirit.This place is a bit inconspicuous from the outside, it’s below ground and in one of the back streets of Nishi-Azabu. The best thing about Toriyoshi is it’s neither expensive or exclusive as it sounds. […]

Cocktail Gastronomy Kyu Yasui Tokyo

That moment when your cocktail 🍹 is more beautiful than you!!!! This Bar is every cocktail lovers dream! I discovered this place “KYU YASUI” located in Nishi-azabu, Tokyo on Facebook and as I love cocktails 🍹 I thought why not check it out ??? They have lot of unusual combinations of […]