Our favorite of the shops inside the Takoyaki Museum mini-theme park, Kukuru offers three takoyaki variations - regular, cheese, and akashiyaki. The regular version has nicely balanced flavors and tasty octopus bits, while the omelette base of the akashiyaki is pleasantly runny and soft. A set of four regular and four akashiyaki is Y630, and a sampler of all three types is Y980. English menu available.
This book will introduce you to more than twenty of Japan's favorite specialty foods that are less well known abroad, along with a guide to the best places in Tokyo to try them and expert tips on what to order. From Bento.com.