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Potato in Odawara


Potato is a casual restaurant in Odawara that serves hamburgers and other delicious casual food. The burgers are big for Japan. Potato is also great for parties. We have had [...]

Porto Il Chanti

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Porto Il Chanti is an Italian restaurant in Odawara. People rave about it! I had the vegetarian lasagna and though I’m not vegetarian, it was fantastic. All the food is [...]



Prasidha is a very good restaurant in Minamiashigarashi that serves Indian Nepalese, and Thai food. I recommend it! I often eat here to take a break from Japanese food. I [...]

Momotaro Syouten


Momotaro Syouten is near Kevin’s Guest House and has many interesting old movie posters from years gone by. It also serves great food, including incredible beef dishes. [...]

More Restaurants in or Near Odawara


Manazuru, Kanagawa At the top of the Izu Peninsula between Odawara and Izu is the beach town of Manazuru.  The beach is worth going to in summer.  Fun for the family! [...]

Tuna Hero


Japan Stories: Tuna Hero This story originally appeared in Let’s the site devoted to debunking eikaiwa. One of my joys of living in Japan is the food. The [...]

Japanese Food


Japanese Food Japanese Cuisine by: Kirsten Hawkins Tempura, sukiyaki, sashimi, sushi – even the words used to describe the most basic of Japanese dishes are exotic and [...]

Odawara Restaurants

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Check out our reviews of Odawara restaurants and let us know which restaurants you think were very good or very bad.  Send us your restaurant reviews!  Mail your [...]

Hamazushi in Minamiashigarashi

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  One of the best restaurants in Minamiashigarashi is Hamazushi.  It is a restaurant chain that specialises in good quality, yet reasonably priced sushi.   Many of the [...]