Tokyo-style 'edomae' sushi meets Hokkaido-style 'ezomae' sushi at 'Tanabe,' one of Sapporo's top sushi restaurants. Chef Watanabe was awarded 3 Michelin Stars in 2012 and continues to serve the same incredibly delicious sushi today. This is definitely one sushi restaurant you can't miss in Sapporo.
As the largest city and hub of Hokkaido, Sapporo has a lot to offer in terms of delicious food and outstanding restaurants. Here is our list of some of the very best restaurants in the city, from affordable options to must-try Michelin-starred restaurants. Enjoy!
Also sometimes called Sapporo Ramen Zero, the joint is a popular one in Sapporo for some rich-tasting miso ramen and tsukemen with huge pieces of chashu.
'Hokkaido Beer Garden' is a spacious and clean restaurant in Sapporo with a stylish Hokkaido-esque design, and all-you-can-eat Hokkaido specialties including fresh Ghengis Khan (lamb barbecue), giant crab, and Hokkaido Wagyu (beef). This is the perfect place to get a quintessentially Hokkaido meal!
Hakodate is one of cities definitely worth visiting in Hokkaido. The streets are filled with atmosphere, and are fun to walk through. There are glass workshops, antique shops, and other fun places to shop. In addition, Hakodate also has many great cafes where you can enjoy some delectable treats!
When you come to Hakodate, Hokkaido, you need to have ramen! Hakodate has a bunch of great ramen shops that attracts both locals and visitors. There is also a local specialty ramen called "Hakodate ramen" worth trying too. Here is a list of top ramen shops you should give it a try.
Hakodate is an astonishing place with beautiful mountain views and red brick buildings. There is a famous long-standing fast food chain called the Lucky Pierrot. The locals nicknamed it Lappi, a combination of the first syllable of the full name of the chain. Lappi is also a major tourist spot for its unique amusement park style building and interior.
Looking for a real taste of Otaru? If so this list of 5 restaurants is for you. It includes some of the best places for seafood, ramen and sweets among other things!