Category Archives: Yakiniku | 焼肉

YAKINIKU | 立喰い焼肉 治郎丸 (Jiroumaru)

Probably the most anticipated visit to a Yakiniku joint LG can recall. Made their name rapidly after their 2014 opening at Kabukicho and have been a darling of the media ever since. Caught their relatively new branch managed by the … Continue reading

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YAKINIKU | 焼肉グレート (Yakiniku Great)

Joining the Yakiniku battle in town is this self proclaimed ‘best yakiniku restaurant in the world’ from Utsunomiya. Went for its omakase rare parts course to try out its true colours and I would say it’s a pass but certainly … Continue reading

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YAKINIKU | 大阪焼肉・ホルモン ふたご (Futago)

Managed to try out this much hyped yakiniku place finally by taking a crazy 6-8 pm slot. Must confess if for nothing else, they way they managed the booking system did create much buzz and urge people to come and … Continue reading

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YAKINIKU | 298 Nikuya Room

We might have just got a new winner for the Yakiniku category. Long aware of its more casual sister shop, the 298 Nikuya Kitchen, and yet never had the chance to pay it a visit, we were attracted by a … Continue reading

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YAKINIKU | 焼肉 孫三郎 (Magosaburou)

Kumamoto yakiniku chain moving into the CWB war zone, having tested their proposition on the other side of the harbour earlier. Occupancy was unexpectedly low on the night of LG’s visit and still no clue whether to blame it on … Continue reading

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YAKINIKU | 牛角 (Gyukaku)

A last minute surprise visit to this reigning champion of our Yakiniku section and happy to report that it passed again with flying colours. New ingredients were added on top of its usual best sellers and quality is again guaranteed. Tried … Continue reading

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YAKINIKU | 老乾杯 (Kanpai Classic)

Best pick of the trip. As my favorite ‘Kanpai Bar’ (乾杯Bar) shop closed down due to renovation, opted for the more elegant original ‘Kanpai Classic’ (老乾杯) shop from the same group and it turned out to be a good choice. … Continue reading

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