Written by : Swastika Kusumawati

Talking about Japanese gourmet, there are a lot of signature dishes like sushi, sashimi, yakiniku, and many more. However, for you who are a meat lover who wants to enjoy meat dishes in Japanese style, teppanyaki is what you should try in Japan.

Basically, teppanyaki refers to dishes cooked using teppan (iron griddle) such as, okonomiyaki and monjyayaki, and if you want something more special and exclusive there is Kobe beef steak grilled on a teppan that will fulfill your appetite.

Teppanyaki is one of the popular Japanese gourmets among international tourists because the chef performs a cooking show in front of the guest so that we can see all processes directly, from the preparation until the serving.

Today we will introduce you to halal teppanyaki restaurants (and what to have!) you can’t miss when coming to Japan!

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1. Chibo (Osaka)

Chibo is the okonomiyaki chain store located in Dotonbori, an area that is crowd with international and domestic tourists in Osaka.

Dotombori has gain popularity because the gourmet and Chibo has 45 years history with more than 70 stores within Japan.
Besides domestic expansion, Chibo also has a few stores in Muslim majority countries since 2019.

The availability of a halal menu in Chibo makes it the first Muslim-friendly okonomiyaki chain store in Japan.

Chibo on Halal Gourmet Japan
Chibo on Youtube


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2. Te’pan Le Omus (Kawagoe City, Saitama Pref)

Te’pan Le Omus is the first Muslim-friendly teppanyaki restaurant in Kawagoe City, Saitama Prefecture. Muslim-friendly Kawagoe Project that is started in 2018, brings this restaurant the first Muslim-Friendly teppanyaki meal in Kawagoe City.

Te’pan Le Omus on Halal Gourmet Japan

3. Halal Kobe Beef Steak SAKURA (Kobe, Hyogo Pref)

The restaurant offers halal A5 rank of wagyu meat and is located close to Kobe Mosque! They use exclusive kitchenware, such as iron plates, cooking utensils, etc in preparing the halal course.

Halal Kobe Beef Steak SAKURA on Youtube

The chef grills the meat on the iron plate right in front of you and serves the meat directly from the iron plate to your plate in the most delicious condition! You can request the chef to grill or cut the meat to your liking.

Halal Kobe Beef Steak SAKURA on Halal Gourmet Japan


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