Delicious Hokkaido meals! The two restaurants that you should not miss!

Travelling in Hokkaido, if you are walking around the Sappora JR Station or Tanukikoji, you will find more than a 1000 of good restaurants and you will not know which one to choose~

After a few months of trying out many restaurant, now, its my turn to introduce the local favourites to you!

1. Kaitenzushitoppi とっぴ~廻転すし

とっぴ~廻転すしis one of the best sushi train restaurant in Hokkaido,it is also one of the local favourite, it is always full.Whether it is the Soen JR Station or the ESTA in Sapporo, it is not difficult to look for its branches. There are 80 types of sushi, distinguished with 4 different colored plates with 125, 175, 230 and 360 Yen, each plate has two pieces. The famous sushi is usually attached with pictures, such as scallop and salmon. If you can’t read Japanese and there is no picture, there is a tablet which can assist you in making an order. All sushi comes with chunky sashimi, especially tuna and grilled salmon sushi! On an average, one person only orders 6 to 7 plates, the price is very economical too, about 1200~1500 Yen (it also depends what you order). How can you miss out on the local favorite?




Address:SapporoESTA 10/F

Transport:Sapporo JR Station, walking distance 5 minutes

Operating hours:11:00-22:00 (Open all year round)

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2.Tanukikoji 土鍋ハンバーグ北斗星

If you can understand Japanese, you would know this is a hamburger specialty store. This is one of the most popular shops in Hokkaido; it is always full. The specialtyof this shop is that once you order, they will start preparing the meal; the open kitchen allows the customer to watch the cooking process! There are about 10 options too choose from, such as thick cheese with smoke bacon with wild vegetable hamburger, cream cheese with mix grilled hamburger and etc. The portion of the meal is very big and it also comes with an unlimited supply of rice, the price range from 800 – 1000 Yen! It can satisfy a meat lovers’ needs!




Address:Minami 2 Jōnishi Chūō-ku Sapporo-shi Hokkaidō

Transport: Walk from Odori Station to Tanukikoji for about 10-15 minutes.

Operating hours:11:00-22:00 (Open all year round)*Last order:21:20

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