Fashioned after an American roadside diner, Village Vanguard offers diner-style comfort food, including tasty apps like mozarella croquettes and entertaining burger variations such as garlic mushroom and pepper-cheddar (topped with a thick slab of ham). The world beer selection includes something for everyone; Budvar, Orval, and an intriguing banana beer caught our attention. The musical background veers towards '50s and '60s rock and roll.
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.