Quiet Village Curry Shop

In my quest for the best curry in Okayama, I recently ended up visiting Quiet Village Curry Shop after it was recommended to me by a coworker.  The funny this is that I have been walking in front of the shop for almost 10 years and I am kicking myself for not trying it earlier.

In my quest for the best curry in Okayama, I recently ended up visiting Quiet Village Curry Shop after it was recommended to me by a coworker.  The funny this is that I have been walking in front of the shop for almost 10 years and I am kicking myself for not trying it earlier.

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Momosennin Chinese Restaurant

Momosennin 中華あんかけ専門店 桃仙人 was recently featured on a local foodie TV show.  It’s located a short distance from Niwase station.

Momosennin 中華あんかけ専門店 桃仙人 was recently featured on a local foodie TV show.  It’s located a short distance from Niwase station.

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Nishiki Yakiniku

Nishiki is an old style yakiniku shop located near Niwase station on the old route 2  (now route 162).  I wanted to visit this place for a long time since it’s in the same family as Taiko, my favorite shop in Soja.

Nishiki is an old style yakiniku shop located near Niwase station on the old route 2  (now route 162).  I wanted to visit this place for a long time since it’s in the same family as Taiko, my favorite shop in Soja.

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Milenga

When I saw the pictures of the Thali offered at Milenga appearing in my Facebook feed I became really curious about this new restaurant located in the Okayama Building.

When I saw the pictures of the Thali offered at Milenga appearing in my Facebook feed I became really curious about this new restaurant located in the Okayama Building.


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L’escalier Restaurant Français, Okayama

Oddly enough, you won’t find any stairs at L’escalier, but you might end up eating a great meal. I stumbled upon this place a few years ago while cycling but just recently paid a visit to this modern French restaurant.

Oddly enough, you won’t find any stairs at L’escalier, but you might end up eating a great meal. I stumbled upon this place a few years ago while cycling but just recently paid a visit to this modern French restaurant.

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Breizh Café Crêperie at Okayama AEON Mall/ CLOSED

Closed French music, French magazines, French menu, French food, oh que oui!!!   The new Breizh Café Crêperie located on the first floor of the new Aeon Mall is just like a little piece of France transplanted right in the heart of Okayama City.

Closed

French music, French magazines, French menu, French food, oh que oui!!!   The new Breizh Café Crêperie located on the first floor of the new Aeon Mall is just like a little piece of France transplanted right in the heart of Okayama City.

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La Mère Poulard at Okayama AEON

When the Okayama AEON opened in early December 2014, I was a bit surprised to find La Mère Poulard restaurant on the seventh floor of this gigantic urban mall. La Mère Poulard is originally from Mont St-Michel in France and they also have a restaurant in Tokyo.  I kept wondering about the choice of Okayama … Continue reading “La Mère Poulard at Okayama AEON”

When the Okayama AEON opened in early December 2014, I was a bit surprised to find La Mère Poulard restaurant on the seventh floor of this gigantic urban mall. La Mère Poulard is originally from Mont St-Michel in France and they also have a restaurant in Tokyo.  I kept wondering about the choice of Okayama for second restaurant in Japan, but hell, it’s all the better for us.

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Boke Ramen

Boke ramen ( ぼっけえ らーめん)  is a popular Okayama ramen shop which has been recommended to me by friends and students and I finally visited the shop on a cloudy Monday.  I must start by saying that my friends and students were right on the money, Boke ramen is worth the hype.

Boke ramen ( ぼっけえ らーめん)  is a popular Okayama ramen shop which has been recommended to me by friends and students and I finally visited the shop on a cloudy Monday.  I must start by saying that my friends and students were right on the money, Boke ramen is worth the hype.

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Ajisen Taiwan ramen in Okayama City

The Kurashiki branch of Ajisen Taiwan ramen has a been one of my favorite restaurant for several years and it was a given that I would eventually visit the Okayama city branch one of these day.

The Kurashiki branch of Ajisen Taiwan ramen has a been one of my favorite restaurant for several years and it was a given that I would eventually visit the Okayama city branch one of these day.

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Deschl

I love breakfast. Breakfast in Japan is nothing like the breakfast I enjoyed back home in Montreal, but I believe that Deschl might be a strong contender to bridge the breakfast gap.

I love breakfast.

Breakfast in Japan is nothing like the breakfast I enjoyed back home in Montreal, but I believe that Deschl might be a strong contender to bridge the breakfast gap.

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