Man cannot live on eel alone. Sushi may be the country’s most famous export, but Japan’s culinary ecosystem span stellar street food, artful tasting menus, rib-sticking bar snacks and noodle soups that inspire Beatles- (or Bieber-) level devotion. Contributor Emily Saladino explores traditional delicacies beyond the sushi bar. Douzo meshiagare!
CAT CAFE! i just learned that in tokyo this is a cafe where you can browse a petting menu in addition to a food menu which cat you want to sit on your lap while you're drinking your tea. they think of everything there!