Italian

Elio Locanda Italiana

Elio’s is a popular Italian eatery located in the center of Kojimachi close to the Imperial Palace. The restaurant is owned and operated by an Italian chef Elio, and his fellow Italian servers. Luckily, we had a reservation because the place was fully booked on a Saturday afternoon. It gets […]

Frey’s Famous Pizzeria

Frey’s is a neighborhood pizzeria just one street away from Ritz Carlton/ Tokyo Midtown, Roppongi. Last weekend, we decided to check it out for dinner since we were in the hood. Its a very small, casual restaurant with a bar seating and a couple of tables. This place is featured […]

Heinz Beck, Marunouchi

Heinz Beck in Tokyo opened in late 2014, located in Nihon Semei Marunouchi Garden Tower. It has an excellent view of the palace and moat. It is a fine dining Italian restaurant named after Mr. Heinz Beck, who has been leading the gastronomic scene for years at the only restaurant […]

PIZZA KEVELOS, Harajuku

A taste of Napoli on the streets of Harajuku! Fantastic pizzas in a fashionable yet cozy atmosphere. The speciality of the pizzas here is the crust as its aged for 24 hours in a cellar before cooking. We opted for their most popular pizza – MARINARA AL FILETTO (Tomato, basil, […]

800 degrees, Omotesando

No matter what happens in life, Pizza will always be there for you. Through thick and thin, in crust we trust. Do you agree?? 800 degrees Pizzeria is a chain with currently two in Tokyo – Minami Aoyama and Shinjuku. The menu is simple – You can choose a suggested […]

Savoy, Azabu-juban

Why eat Pizza in Japan??? Because – It’s AWESOME!!! SAVOY is my favorite pizza place in Tokyo! Simple, delicious pizza made right in front of you. There are only two types of pizzas on the menu. Margherita and Marinara ( 1500 Yen per pizza) and a few range of appetizers. […]

Pizza Studio Tamaki

PST is Tokyo’s hidden little spot to go if you want some good brick Pizza. The attention to detail, oven craft and fresh ingredients set it apart. The staff is friendly and the atmosphere is relaxed and cozy. They have a seating around the bar ( with a few small […]

L’osteria

Can’t believe I recently discovered this old school Italian restaurant with outdoor terrace located in the heart of Roppongi. The location is quiet and just one block from busy Roppongi street. A nice hideaway incase you want to use the place for business dinner. Great food, prompt service once seated. […]

La Cometa, Azabujuban

La Cometa is a proper Italian restaurant located in the heart of Azabujuban. The restaurant, although in heart of Tokyo, feels like you are stepping into a Typical Italian restaurant, but the food it serves is ”localized Japanese Italian” ( Italian cuisine adapted to local ingredients). The presentation is exquisite […]

Avoseta, Roppongi

Avoseta, a newly opened fancy but causal restaurant located in Roppongi Hills. A light warm atmosphere overlooking Keyakizaka street, perfect for a date night or grab drinks before dinner. However, we found the food mediocre. We ordered  the following dishes. — Avocado toast (600¥) for appetizer — Salami platter (1200¥) — […]