17 Jun '13, 3am
New post: Maisen Tonkatsu, one of the best tonkatsu restaurants in Tokyo
It is no secret that I love tonkatsu. Sushi and sashimi are great, but if I had to choose, I would go for tonkatsu anytime. So when I was in Tokyo last year, I made it my mission to find the best tonkatsu in the city. There are many famous tonkatsu restaurants in Tokyo, but the place that everyone seems to agree is the best place to head to is Maisen Tonkatsu . They have many outlets in Tokyo, but go to the main shop in Aoyama – just a few blocks behind Omotesando Hills. The restaurant is located in a former World War II public bathhouse, which adds to the whole feel of dining there. There are many options on the menu, but if you are there, you must go for the best – its famed Okita Kurobuta Fried Pork Loin meal (3,780 Yen). The tonkatsu, like the reviews that I have read, was really good. In fact, it was one of the best I have ever had in my life. The pork cutlet was extr...