Very nice lunch for my first visit. Interesting combination of flavors.
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A very nice dinner at this place run by one of Jiro Ono's disciples.
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A nice lunch at this popular French restaurant much beloved by foodies chasing stars and 50Best.
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A very good dinner at this former Michelin 3-star restaurant. Seasonal specialties such as the female snow crab (with ovaries and eggs) were fantastic.
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A nice dinner at this 3-star kaiseki in Sapporo.
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Decent teppanyaki with Japanese beef and local abalone.
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Finally made it here for a delicious lunch. Not 3-star level, but very enjoyable nonetheless with the focus on local produce.
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A dinner here never disappoints, with some nice Japanese beef along with seasonal specials. The female Japanese snow crab (kobako gani) was really good.
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A very special lunch where Chef Agustin Balbi wrapped gold foil around Rubia Galega for me. Oh and the other dishes were nice, too!
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Another nice dinner with dishes from Ricardo Chaneton - who used to work for Mauro Colagreco. This time a couple of dishes didn't quite work for me, but overall still a really delicious meal.
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