Steak House Pound, Shijo Kawaramachi, Kyoto

At some point I picked up a touristy magazine in English and the beef caught my eye. I decided to try it!   This sign was outside when I arrived. Not sure what it's trying to express...   The meat is beautiful.   I think people are supposed to use those coat hangers, but they're … Continue reading Steak House Pound, Shijo Kawaramachi, Kyoto

Kobe Beef Kaiseki 511, Asakusa

As an unexpected, generous wedding gift, a friend took us here.     Inside seems halfway between swanky and traditional steak house.   The real reason I was here: Kobe beef steak!   After ordering, our friend showed us something neat. I do not have such skills / dexterity.   The sashimi salad was fresh and … Continue reading Kobe Beef Kaiseki 511, Asakusa