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Onyasai 温野菜 is your bog standard shabu shabu chain restaurant. Shabu shabu is when you dip uncooked strips of meat (pork or beef) and dip them into a large
My friend recommended The Sky restaurant Rondo on the 23rd floor of the Royal Century Hotel for a romantic dinner such as a special birthday or anniversary.
Honoka onsen is a chain of super onsens. There are about seven establishments scattered around Sapporo. Check out their website at the bottom of this article
This festival is awesome! Craft beer is going through a boom in Japan and rightly so. There are some craft beer bars around Sapporo but usually the prices
Hinode Honpo is a fun Japanese style restaurant where lots of young people go. The food is cheap and cheerful and you can get a course or all-you-can-eat
Soup Curry King has jumped into my list of favorite soup curry restaurants. I had been here a long time ago but had forgotten how good this place was.
Don't be fooled by the name. They have sushi here but it's definitely not a sushi bar in the traditional sense. They have all sorts of food here such as
Mugishu-Tei, which translates to Beer-Joint in Japanese, is celebrating its 36th anniversary this year of being the hub for beer geeks around the world.
This shabu shabu restaurant is bit different your run of the mill Japanese shabu shabu establishment. Shabu shabu, for those who don't know, is where you
Hakatatetsunabe Izakaya is famous for their mini gyoza (pan fried dumplings) and motsunabe (pork guts hot pot). Yeah, pork guts doesn't sound that appealing
North Island Beer Bar in Sapporo is one of the best places for craft beers. They brew their own, which makes them even tastier and rare. They are a bit
Bird Watching is a fairly new place that opened up around 2013/2014. I stumbled across it when walking past Norebesa one night. It is on the ground floor
I like ramen Sora. I've had it recommended by friends for ages. It is good and really easy to find (the main branch). It's right next to Tanukijoi 5. What
The ジンギスカン king is back!! I had a friend visiting from Kanto and he loves Jinghis Khan, so out of the 4 days he was here we went out for it 3 times! As
Colombia or コロンビア (katakana Japanese) is a wicked little yakitori (meat on sticks) restaurant bang smack in the centre of town, about a 30 second walk
They have a few restaurants dotted around Sapporo, but my nearest one is at the back of Maruyama Koen in the Miyanomori area. I love the coconut soup with
Lungo Carnival is a sweet place for oysters and seafood located in Odori, about a five minute walk from Odori station. Big juicy oysters, raw, grilled
Precious Hall is well known around the world as having one of the best sound systems in any club in Japan. This night club is the best place to come for
I love chicken wings and Meishibokami is one of the best chicken wing restaurants in Sapporo Japan. Deep fried chicken wings for 30 yen each! Yep, 30
Awesome ramen shop in the centre of town. Located in Tanukikoji 1 chome between Odori and Susukino. Get the special miso as it comes with a huge piece
Located bang smack in the middle of town, at the main Susukino intersection, next to Macdonald's. St John's Wood is an Irish style pub open till late
Loved this place! 30/50 on spiciness was perfect and quite spicy. Just put your name down at the door and wait a few minutes for a table.
This place is lamb heaven!! ジンギスカン(Jinghis Khan) is one of my all time favourite foods! It has totally replaced Yaki-niku in my repertoire of restaurant
This is the first ramen shop I went to in Sapporo due to it being right around from my house. The day we moved in we went for a walk around the neighbourhood
Just as some of the dodgiest, most ghetto looking yakitori shops end up being the best yakitori shops, so it is for ramen shops! It can be a dingy little
Hokkaido Beer Garden is a top establishment for you jingiskan lovers out there. A staple Hokkaido food, millions of salivating carnivores travel to Sapporo
Veggie no Ie which translates to Veggie House is a good restaurant for vegetarians. All the food is freshly made with delicious Hokkaido vegetables.
address: south 7 west 4 near susukino. entrance FREE for all! music: first floor: supposed to be for dancing, some kind of soft rnb, rock thingy (personally
Okushiba Shouten Soup Curry shop is a locals favourite with a charming, homely atmosphere.
Pretty Japanese girls are in abundance in the red light capital, Susukino, of Hokkaido Japan. In normally conservative Japan, things can get a little, or a lot, more liberal after hours.
One Niseko Resort Towers is a beautiful place to stay for a ski trip. It’s especially suited to couples hoping for a romantic getaway or families.
Meat, meat, meat! Yes, that’s what you get (and lots of it) at the aptly named The Meat Shop in Sapporo Japan. It opened its doors in early 2013 and
The party of the year has come again.
September 1st,Sunday 2013
Open: 12:00 - 21:00
Summer Gate beach party which is more like a dance party / rave on Otaru Starlight beach( a small area right next to Otaru Dream Beach) is held in early August.
Oh boy. Ramen at Sakurajima (桜島) in West ward (main branch)Sapporo, Japan is frigging awesome! I was first taken here by a friend when I first arrived
The birthday party bonanza at Meer Lounge is Saturday June 6th 2013. The party really gets going around midnight and then it’s carnage until the early
I had never heard of Tony Roma’s before. We don’t have them in the UK, but they should! Tony Roma’s is awesome. It’s not Japanese food and if you are
The sushi at Masazushi Zen is delicious and fresh and all what you would expect from Japan. Otaru has loads of sushi restaurants and pretty much whatever
Ramen Ajinokura (味の蔵 is what you will see on the sign board as there is no English) is one of my favourite ramen shops in Sapporo. There are a few branches
Ramen Sumire is popular among the locals and one of the best ramen shops in Nakanoshima (so my friend tells me). I should really write about ramen shops
The best soup curry shop in town? It used to be called Campbell’s soup curry way back when, circa 2009 possibly.
Kushidori is one of my favourite yakitori restaurants in Sapporo Japan. Originally from Sapporo, it has branches all over the city and has expanded to other cities around Japan.
Asarigawa onsen ski resort is for you park rats out there. There are small, medium and large jumps, some pipe rails, boxes and some barrel rails to jib off.
An alternative to the Sapporo Snow Festival if you want to get away from the huge crowds.
Dates: February 8 - February 17
Lanterns are lit from 17:00 - 21:00
The 64th Annual Sapporo Snow Festival from February 5th (Tuesday) to February 11th (Monday), 2013.
Yukichichibu onsen in Niseko is possibly the best onsen I have ever been to. There are 11 rotenburos (outdoor baths) in total.
Before I came to Sapporo I never heard the name soup curry and I have tried many soup curry places since I came here but nothing beat Voyage it's my comfort
Niseko Moiwa is a sweet little ski resort situated in Niseko, Hokkaido Japan. Their motto is “Nothing but powder snow” and that definitely holds true.
There are many great places for Hokkaido skiing around Sapporo. Teine ski resort held the slalom event in the 1972 Winter Olympics and is one of the best.....