The Mysterious Restaurant of the Food God is in Kayabacho 1-chome Heiwa Bldg. in Kayabacho, Tokyo. Using the latest digital art technology, it is an exhibit presenting the appeal and deliciousness of washoku (Japanese cuisine).
Experience Japanese Cuisine through the Five Senses
You can experience the brilliant aesthetic of the mysterious world of Japanese cuisine through the fives sense of smell, touch, sound, taste, and sight by walking through an interactive space with videos inspired by seasons and Japanese local ingredients.
World-renowned Digital Art Group in Japan
Moment Factory, the digital art group responsible for Madonna and Disney shows, have presented essential elements of Japanese cuisine like sake and processes like fermentation as well as the concept of food from farm to table.
Try food by top-class chefs
After learning and understanding about ingredients and cooking methods through digital art, you finally reach the restaurant where you can actually try some of the most delicious cuisine prepared under the guidance of top chefs.
The video shows the God of Grains, kitsune or fox, mentioned in Japanese mythology. The voice of this fox has been provided by the members of the idol group Nogizaka46.
The essence of this exhibit is the ancient Japanese scripture, Kojiki. Bewitched by a fox named Uka, visitors are lead through a forest resembling the mysterious world where gods lived. Visitors are enraptured by the story of Japanese cuisine on the way to the final destination of a worldly food paradise. Come savour this unique experience and rediscover the marvel of Japanese cuisine through the latest technology.
Dates: Jan 28 (Sat) – May 21 (Sun)
Place: Kayabacho 1-chome Heiwa Bldg., 1-8-1 Kayabacho, Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Time: Weekdays 10:00-21:00;
Friday, Saturday, Day before National Holidays 10:00-23:00;
Sunday & National Holidays 10:00-19:99
Entry Fee: 2000 yen for adults, 1000 yen for kids