Tomu or Tom's Toast Restaraunt is an absolute gem of a place and hats off to our good friend Lewis for finding what he has described as the 8th wonder of the world.
So how can toast be the 8th wonder of the world? Well this is not ordinary toast. In Japan some sliced bread is cut about 1 inch thick so it's going to be BIG toast. Of course its not just your run of the mill buttered toast or maybe jam on toast, this is a full blown meal and you may find it hard to move or even speak at the end. Tom has a secret method of making his toast absorb the variety of ingredients on offer so that over what seems like a good half hour the end product has been thoroughly infused with your selection. The end product is almost a cube of pure toast heaven that is lovingly prepared and beautifully presented (see unfortunately slightly blury picture attached). Finally the best thing is that it tastes even better than it looks!
Only potential problem is that the menu is in Katakana, so unless your Japanese is good, take some's who is or learn the key words like Egg, Tomato, Ham, Cheese etc. That and being in Takefu which is a little of the beaten path.
Favorite Dish: They're all good.
Ham and Egg was heavenly.
There are also quite a few vegetarian options.Related to:
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