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Savoring Tokyo: The Ultimate Guide to Food Tours in the City

Tokyo has a vibrant and diverse food scene, with something to offer everyone. From Michelin-starred restaurants to casual eateries, there is no shortage of places to enjoy delicious food in the city.

Some of the most popular dishes in Tokyo include sushi, ramen, tempura, and yakitori. Tokyo is also home to a wide variety of international cuisine, including Chinese, Korean, Italian, and French food. There are also many cafes and bakeries in the city, where you can enjoy coffee, pastries, and other snacks.No matter what your taste, you are sure to find something to love in Tokyo's food scene.

If you are looking for the best food tours in Tokyo, here are our top recommendations!

1. Tsukiji Fish Market Walking Food Tour

Experience the bustling Tsukiji Fish Market and try a variety of fresh seafood dishes. You'll get to see the inner workings of the world-famous Tsukiji Fish Market, sample some of the freshest seafood in the world, and learn about Japanese food culture. Check out our Tsukiji Fish Market Walking Food Tour!

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2. Tokyo Tuna Cutting Show Tour

Dive into Tokyo’s vibrant tuna culture and learn about the significance and history of tuna. Check out our Tokyo Tuna Cutting Show Tour!

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3. Tokyo Tea Ceremony Tour

Get a glimpse into the traditional tea ceremony, a centuries-old ritual involving the preparation and presentation of matcha. Come join us at our Tokyo Tea Ceremony Tour!

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4. Yanesen Food Tour

Visit the Yanesen neighborhoods (Yanaka, Nezu, and Sendagi) and taste traditional Japanese sweets and snacks. You'll visit some of the best local restaurants and shops, and learn about the history of the area. Looking for walking tours around Yanaka? Join our Tokyo Old Quarter Walking Tour!

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5. Shibuya Food Tour

Experience Shibuya’s best restaurants and food stalls while getting a glimpse of Tokyo's fashion and entertainment district. You'll sample a variety of Japanese dishes, including ramen, sushi, and wagyu beef. Looking for walking tours in Shibuya? Join our Shibuya Night Walking Tour!

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6. Asakusa Local Food Bar Hopping Tour

This tour takes you to some of the best local bars and restaurants in Asakusa, a traditional Tokyo neighborhood. You'll sample a variety of Japanese dishes, including tempura, ramen, and yakitori. Looking for walking tours in Asakusa? Check out our Asakusa Free Walking Tour and Asakusa Night Free Walking Tour!

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7. Shinjuku Bar Hopping Night Food Walking Tour

This tour takes you to some of the best bars and restaurants in Shinjuku, Tokyo's busiest district. You'll sample a variety of Japanese food and drinks, including sake, beer, and karaoke. Looking for walking tours in Shinjuku? Check out our Shinkuju Night Free Walking Tour and Tokyo Night Walking Tour in Kabukicho!

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8. Tokyo Sushi-Making Experience

Learn to make sushi from a professional sushi chef and enjoy the fruits of your labor. You'll visit a traditional sushi restaurant, learn how to make sushi from scratch, and then enjoy a delicious meal of your own creation.

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9. Ramen Tour in Tokyo

Tokyo is known for its excellent ramen, and this tour takes you to some of the best ramen shops in the city. You'll sample a variety of ramen dishes, including shoyu ramen, miso ramen, and tonkotsu ramen.

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10. Izakaya Night Food Tour

Explore the nightlife of Tokyo and visit izakayas (Japanese pubs) to enjoy delicious snacks and drinks. You'll visit several izakayas, where you'll sample a variety of small plates and drinks.

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That’s all for the best food tours in Tokyo! Which Tokyo food tour would you like to join?


Looking for a traditional food experience in Tokyo? Come join us at our Tokyo Tea Ceremony Experience where you can witness and participate in an authentic tea ceremony and enjoy Japan's finest teas.


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