８ Best Restaurants to Eat 'BUTA DON,' Pork Rice Bowl in Tokyo
If you've eaten much Japanese food, you've likely had 'gyudon' (beef rice bowl) before, but what about 'Butadon?' 'Butadon' is a pork rice bowl that is served with sweet and flavorful soy sauce! Just one bite and you'll be addicted! Butadon is one of the tastiest cheap Japanese dishes!
Small Pork Bowl(小豚丼) ¥480
Regular Pork Bowl(中豚丼) ¥680
Large Pork Bowl (大豚丼) ¥880
This place is known and loved for the unbeatable price and delicious, charcoal-grilled flavor. They only do butadon, and they do it well!
The shop offers standard sizes: Small ¥500, Medium ¥650, and Large ¥830, but then offers the follow huge sizes:
Graduate Degree ¥1,080 (1,000g), Master's Degree ¥1,580 (1,500g), and PHD ¥2,160 (2,000g).
Props if you can finish the PHD; it's huge!
The menu is as follows:
Large (300ｇ) ¥980
Regular (200ｇ) ¥680
豚丼専門店木ノ下 Butadon Senmonten Kinoshita
The restaurant features wide variety of pork bowls with various toppings such as green onion and egg, mayo, kimchi, etc. You can enjoy many different kinds of flavors!
The regular bowl is ¥680, and the pork loin bowl is ¥780. The beautiful thing is that any bowl can be changed to a large serving for free!
炭焼き豚丼 和とん Sumibiyaki Butadon Waton
The special point of this shop is that you can choose the size based on the number of pork slices. 4 slices are ¥670, and 7 slices are ¥820! Also, you can choose between salty pork or fatty pork--or have a half & half bowl!
The pork used in the restaurant is delivered directly from a meat shop in Obihiro(帯広), Hokkaido, where butadon originated! The house sauce is made with kombu from Hokkaido, and a premium soy sauce.
Butaichi is only open for lunch, but is very popular! Here, you can choose a bowl based on the quality of meat; pork loin, pork back ribs, special pork loin, special back ribs, mix, or special mix. The price ranges from ¥680 to ¥1,750.
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