The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

by Amy - TripleLights travel specialist

Japanese food is famous and well loved around the world. No food is more representative of Japan than sushi. However, now Japan is famous for some non-traditional foods such as crepes and many desserts. When visiting Japan you can't miss enjoying all the wonderful local delicacies on offer.

1. Sushi

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2. Ramen

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

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3. Okonomiyaki

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4. Japanese BBQ

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

5. Takoyaki

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6. Japanese desserts

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7. Tempura

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

8. Sukiyaki

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

9. Curry Rice

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10. Tonkatsu

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

11. Harajuku Crepes

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

12. Udon

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

13. Karaage

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

14. Yakitori

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

15. Shabu Shabu

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

16. Kaiseki Ryori

The Top 21 Most Famous Foods to Try in Japan

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17. Sea urchin (uni)

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18. Crab

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19. Kushikatsu

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20. Hitsumabushi

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21. Shojin Ryori

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25 Oct 2016

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