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Columbus, Ohio: Bizarrely Delicious Japanese/Korean/French Snacks From Fresh Street

J. Kenji López-Alt 8 comments

After a long day of eating tacos in Columbus, OH last week, the last thing on our minds in the late afternoon was yet more food, but our awesome guides from Columbus Food Adventures insisted that we stop at Fresh Street for some Japanese-style crepes. Knowing we were in good hands, we did. More

Video: Japanese Street Vendor Making Takoyaki

Robyn Lee 13 comments

Watch as this takoyaki vendor in Osaka turns batter into octopus-studded dough balls, a popular Japanese street food, using a quick hand and two skewers. More

Popcorn Chicken, AKA Chicken Crack, at ViVi Bubble Tea in Chinatown

New York Tam Ngo 7 comments

Canto-pop stylin's, chicken crack, and Homer Simpson (the patron saint of takoyaki). Heading to dinner in Chinatown, I spied a paunchy Homer statue holding up a sign for takoyaki. Though unsuccessful in coaxing my boyfriend onto Homer's lap, I... More

Okonomiyaki and Takoyaki at Otafuku

New York Jenn Sit 8 comments

Ever since I tried okonomiyaki in San Francisco's Japantown two years ago, I've been looking for something in New York that tasted as good. If you've never had okonomiyaki, it's often described as a Japanese pizza—a thick pancake filled... More

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