There's an impressive selection of craft sake to try out at this stylish izakaya, and you can put together your own tasting flights quite easily and economically, as small 60ml glasses are priced at just Y380. Grilled meats and other sake-friendly fare are skillfully prepared; we enjoyed some excellent thick-cut bacon and good grilled asparagus and mushrooms during a recent visit. Budget around Y3000-4000 per person for ample food and drink, including the Y400 table charge.
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.