Tag Archives: Kaiseki

Kaishoku Shimizu – our first Kaiseki experience

As I was browsing Michelin Guide pages for a replacement booking in Osaka, I came across the blurb on the small kaiseki restaurant Kaishoku Shimizu: “an intellectually inquisitive young owner-chef Toshihiro Shimizu even took a course in agriculture to learn more about his … Continue reading

Posted in Eating Out in Japan | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Booking Michelin restaurants – it is never too early

I thought I’d learnt the lessons of not booking early enough when it comes to Japan’s hottest restaurants. For the 2009 trip, with a few weeks to spare, I was miraculously given a lunch time table at L’Osier, after begging … Continue reading

Posted in Eating Out in Japan | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments