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Kokubuncho Evening Tour with Sake & Local Miyagi Delicacies

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Duration
2.5 hours
Number of Guests
2 - 4 guests
Language
Japanese, English
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Free drinks, Regional food, With sake
Explore Kokubuncho district, Sendai's buzzing center, enjoy a special menu featuring local products, and make a toast with exquisite Japanese sake!

Highlights

Start with a casual tipple at standing sake bar with 125 years of history
Enjoy a delicious tasting plate of local delicacies from Sendai and Miyagi Prefecture
Pair with four different varieties of local sake, recommended by owner and sake expert Tsukasa Aoya
For each guest that attends this experience, byFood will donate
10 meals
+
Host will donate 10 meals

Experience Details

Sendai nightlife is squeezed in Kokubuncho district, a melting pot of narrow hallways, gastropubs, slot machines, and neon lights galore. Navigating the abuzz streets full of Japanese people and foreigners thrilled for the night ahead is not easy. But, your English speaking guide has you covered. Leading you through the area, he will spill some tricks and tips and empower you with the necessary information for making the most out of your night time in Sendai. Kick-off your night out with casual chats at a cool izakaya. Your first stop is a standing bar carrying on a 125-year running business. Breathe in the vibe of this picturesque establishment, as you bite into old-fashioned izakaya snacks. You won’t get your average booze here, as you can choose among a premium selection of regional sake. Warmed up and ready for your next stop? Leave the hustle and bustle and take a seat in front of windows overlooking tree-lined Jozen-ji avenue, one of the streets running along Kokubuncho district. With dozens of sake varieties on offer (both local and from around Japan) and a skilled, creative owner, this elevated gastropub is fully equipped to bring your tastebuds over the moon. We are all on board when it comes to shiny and velvety sake sips and whether you want to choose by yourself or rely on the advice of your host and sake expert, you are sure to get your fix here. As for food, you can try fresh sashimi and fried fish and vegetables supplied from local producers, tender beef-tongue, pureed edamame beans, unique miso-infused cream cheese, airy and fluffy matcha pound cake, and more! Fill your belly, your eyes and all of your senses with this tantalizing tasting menu packed with Miyagi prefecture’s flavors. When the tour is over, equipped with suggestions and tips from the local tour guide, you can continue wandering through Kokubuncho, enjoying the atmosphere, or brave a new izakaya to try brand new regional tastes!

Inclusions

Private English speaking guide
Local sake and izakaya snacks at an old standing bar
A special menu featuring local produce from Sendai City and Miyagi Prefecture
Four glasses of sake

Exclusions

Any additional meals and drinks

Meeting Point and Meeting Time

Meet your guide in front of the Sendai Disney Store.

Remarks

Please be reminded to arrive on time at the meeting point

Cancellation Policy

Cancel your booking at least 2 days before the experience start time to receive a full refund minus a 3.2% transaction fee.
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Experience Location

Bustling to the west of JR Sendai Station, downtown Sendai covers the Chuo-Dori main street and intersects the lively Ichibancho area. Sendai’s Downtown is home to the longest shopping arcade in the Tohoku region, Ichibancho Shotengai. Lined with its iconic trees, this covered arcade connects through to a number of other malls, filled with high-end boutique clothing stores, local restaurants, cheap souvenir shops, and cozy bars. To the south of Aoba-dori Ichibancho Subway Station are a number of cool drinking spots, like the nostalgic alleys of Iroha Yokocho and Bunka Yokocho.
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For each guest that attends this experience, byFood will donate
10 meals
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Host will donate 10 meals