Hello, I am mi. How are you?? Oh you are hungry?! Me either, I am always starving.
For you, I’m going to introduce popular food that you should eat in Hokkaido especially in Sapporo. Try to eat all of them please!
I wrote about Hokkaido travel guide as well. Check it, too♪
10 food you must eat in Sapporo, Hokkaido!
I’m going to introduce it below. ★ is my recommended restaurant.
Kaisen Don (Raw seafood rice bowl) 海鮮丼
Kaisen Don is raw seafood rice bowl. Hokkaido is famous for fresh seafood, you must eat Kaisen Don if you come to Hokkaido. I know some friends who didn’t like some raw fish got to be able to eat them after they ate it in Hokkaido.
Jingisukan (Local style of lamb BBQ) ジンギスカン
Jingisukan is kind of BBQ with lamb, mutton, vegetables, and sometimes seafood. We usually eat it with beer!!
Raman is kind of noodle. Soy source based Ramen is famous in Asahikawa, miso based Ramen in Sapporo, salt based Ramen in Hakodate.
Sapporo has lots of Ramen restaurants, among them I recommend some.
When it comes to Japan, we imagine Sushi, aren’t we?? I want you try Sushi train in Sapporo. You can pick Sushi you want eat from a rotating conveyor belt or order them to the staff. You can take away it as well.
We call crab “Kani” in Japanese. You can see many carbs at fish markets or restaurants. It’s expensive but very tasty.
Soup Curry スープカレー
Soup Curry is originated in Sapporo. Basically you can choose spicy level. Don’t worry about that if you don’t like spicy food. Many kinds of vegetables and meat are in Soup Curry. It comes with rice.
Sapporo beer! サッポロビール
As you know Sapporo beer is necessary when speaking about Japan or Sapporo. Nowadays it is well-known in the world. You can drink it at most of restaurants or also you can buy it at convenience stores and supermarkets.
Soft serve ice cream ソフトクリーム
Hokkaido is famous for dairy products as well. That’s why soft serve ice cream is rich and creamy. Shime-parfait is Sapporo culture of eating a parfait after meal especially after dinner or drinking alcohol.
You can choose some flavor from various liqueurs, and pour it over the soft serve ice cream.
Hokkaido Melon is sweet and flavorous.
Yubari Melon and Furano Melon are the most established in Japan.
For greedy person like me, I suggest all-you-an-eat!! You can eat as much as you like!! Enjoy most of them at all-you-can-eat restaurant. Normally it costs 3,000~1,0000 yen depending on the menu.
In September, Sapporo Autumn Fest is held in Sapporo. You can eat various Hokkaido food and drink wine and beer.
Are you more hungry than a while ago??
Let’s go to Sapporo to eat!!✈