Japanese food culture, Food event in Tokyo, Japanese unique ingredients and classes
Ningyo-cho area is located in central Tokyo, near Nihonbashi, 10 min subway ride from Ginza, 6 min from Asakusa. Ningyo in Japanese means dool(s) in English.
Suitengu shrine located in center of niingyocho is famous and popular for families who expect delivery to wish their for their healthy baby and easy delivery. Also visit for application of their delivery and the healthy baby.
There is a street foodies love to visit, called amazake-yokocho. You can find traditional and hand manufactured tofu shop, a shop witch offer grilled skewered chicken "Yakitori" , and Egg roll "Tamago-yaki".
Don't forget sweets and snacks. There are ningyo-yaki, dolles figured pancakes with red bean paste fillings are local sweets origin around this area, also rice crackers are sold which are made by professional, you can see the process from the glass window.
Many traditional restaurants exists this area as well. There are ....
Imahan (sukiyaki restaurant)
Tamehide ( oyako-don)
Uo-kyu restaurant ( grilled koji , rice malt, marinated fish)
I visited with my friends and enjoyed stroll and shopping. Then we concluded with gorgeous lunch as Uo-kyu restaurant. The marinated fillet of fish is usually expensive, but the restaurant offers good price.