TRADITIONAL STREET FOOD & Tofu Hotpot in Kyoto Japan

  • Published on Dec 13, 2018
  • Kyoto is one of my favorite cities in Japan with its beautiful traditional culture and of course the delicious foods. And for my first full day in Kyoto what's not a better thing to do than to go on a traditional street food tour in the area of Arashiyama. I also stopped by this tofu hotpot place, and it was an amazingly delicious experience. I loved the traditional Japanese style garden view as well which made it so relaxing while dining.
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    ✧ Yudofu Sagano
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  • Adrian Harris
    Adrian Harris 4 days ago

    Just sat down at Yudofu Sagano for the set meal... Love your work Mike ;D Itadakimasu!

  • hillary turner
    hillary turner 7 days ago

    I’ve been binge watching your Japan videos all day! They’re so wholesome! I love the way you explain and express the food you eat.

  • Assassin Boy9631
    Assassin Boy9631 10 days ago

    The song is so great that I want to watch anime! :)

  • Madelein Fletcher
    Madelein Fletcher 14 days ago

    Please try more vegetarian dishes!

  • Nilayia Mcgirt
    Nilayia Mcgirt 16 days ago

    He is so nice looking. Short but nice looking. I like his swag.

  • B TYC
    B TYC 17 days ago

    I went to this restaurant off the back of Mike’s recommendation. One of the best meals of my trip to Japan. This place deserves a Michelin star if now two because you should make a detour to visit this place.

  • Amrizal Sabran
    Amrizal Sabran 18 days ago

    Dammm...that cotton candy girl is hot!!!

  • Ńøâh Ÿøûńg
    Ńøâh Ÿøûńg 21 day ago +1

    Im doing a Dream Vacation project and me and my partner chose to go to Japan and these blogs really help
    Thank You Mike

  • Betty Cangi
    Betty Cangi 27 days ago

    Does your jaw click when you eat?

  • C T
    C T Month ago +2

    "My little bamboo stick is back with his family"

  • RD Simmers
    RD Simmers Month ago

    Hahaha, definitely a little food-porny today (in a good way 😀)

  • David Harrison
    David Harrison Month ago

    Have you ever been to ISHIKAWA my Family is from there it's also my Mother's maiden name

  • Darbi Runyon
    Darbi Runyon Month ago

    I like watching you enjoy the gold mine of street food in Japan whilst I enjoy my siriacha ramen. 😋

  • Craig Snedden
    Craig Snedden Month ago

    This Channel is definitely porn for Foodies!

  • Vanillawaffer07
    Vanillawaffer07 Month ago

    Are you Jackie Chen’s brother ???? Omg the resemblance is amazing 😉

  • Dicky Allen
    Dicky Allen Month ago

    Jesus Christ the audio was bit off in this video, basically AMSR at the tofu place

  • Soul Allegiance
    Soul Allegiance Month ago

    you make me want to eat Tofu

  • COREANA Beauty House

    The best food channel on youtube

  • mo hawk
    mo hawk Month ago

    The bamboo forrest in Arishyama was a bit of a let down. It kind of looses its magic when overrun by thousands of people. But the monkey park was awesome, and there's a tiny sushi restaurant a couple of blocks from the temple that had the best sushi I tried in Japan. Wish I had known about the Tofu restaurant..... Oh well, next time.

  • Xun Zhang
    Xun Zhang Month ago

    Little bit of tofu pudding...ahhhhhhhh. a little bit of tea AHHHHHHHHH!!!

  • Jef Tsui
    Jef Tsui Month ago

    That tofu restaurant is so beautiful!

  • toshiaq
    toshiaq Month ago

    3800JPY per person for tofu hotpot? I rather get kobe beef steak for that price.

  • Matt Grebenik
    Matt Grebenik Month ago

    Great eating. Looked like so much fun.

  • amanda miller
    amanda miller Month ago

    love , love , love this video

  • Hatır Yolçu
    Hatır Yolçu Month ago

    15:36 😂

  • Desssa DeLandau
    Desssa DeLandau 2 months ago

    Videos like this and your all you can eat seafood buffet video make me wish I liked seafood. I try it every time and I WANT to like it, but I just don’t.

  • Momoiro Umeko!
    Momoiro Umeko! 2 months ago

    "Izuku...Izuku...Why are you staring at the fish?!.."

    • Momoiro Umeko!
      Momoiro Umeko! 2 months ago

      Lol sorry I saw the fish and I was like IzUkU

  • Kleong 275
    Kleong 275 2 months ago

    I tried that tofu set and i didn’t really enjoy it 🥴

  • Kentaro564
    Kentaro564 2 months ago

    Here is the address for the first place. This is the address for the coffee shop next door. 4−1 Sagatenryūji Imahorichō, Ukyo Ward, Kyoto, 616-8366, Japan

  • brushrescue1701
    brushrescue1701 2 months ago

    Well it's nearly 3:30 in the morning and I am fricken starving 🍔🥗🌭🍕🥓🥞🍤🌮🥙🍟

  • EagleEye Vlogs Paranormal

    Wow, that cotton candy looked amazing. That Bamboo Forrest was an AWESOME place. Nice video.

  • lunaitem
    lunaitem 2 months ago

    Good song on the intro , any one knows the title?

  • Pickles Rick
    Pickles Rick 2 months ago +3

    I live in Kyoto. This is my hometown.
    I love your channel. You always make me hungry 😋

    • Camille M
      Camille M 17 days ago +1

      You are so fortunate that you can eat at the same places, order the same food....

  • aztec999999
    aztec999999 2 months ago

    Where do you base yourself and what job do you do to afford your awesome lifestyle? ????????

  • aztec999999
    aztec999999 2 months ago +1

    Your video's make me too hungry

  • Phoebe Raymond
    Phoebe Raymond 2 months ago

    Kyoto is one of my top places to visit

    TOXIC NOOBZ 2 months ago

    drool drool drool drool drool drool

  • Regwire112 _yt
    Regwire112 _yt 2 months ago +2

    Kung fu master ?
    Chinese Santa Claus ?
    Me: Noodle enthusiast

  • Terry Guillot
    Terry Guillot 2 months ago

    The green stuff looks gross Mikey! 😩😩😩

  • Alyssa Nott
    Alyssa Nott 2 months ago +1

    Man... I love that little bamboo stick...

  • Zen Wire
    Zen Wire 2 months ago

    I swear he has a mic in his mouth

  • khazler The great
    khazler The great 2 months ago

    When you're watching too much anime that the japanese words you know you've learned from it.

    8:26 man she's so cute.

  • Roland Kato
    Roland Kato 3 months ago

    Hey Mike, Your videos are truly awesome! I wish I had as much nerve to walk into a restaurant without any English as you have! The jelly-like-miso dish in the small blue & white bowl I believe was what Japanese call konyaku which is derived from a tuber similar to a potato (konjak). It's sometimes called "devil's tongue". The last bonus dessert you ate is in Japanese, warabi mochi or braken mochi. It doesn't have rice (I don't think) in it but is called mochi because of its gooey-stretchy texture. Food On!

    • Roland Kato
      Roland Kato 3 months ago

      Bracken, btw is fiddle head ferns that grow by mountain streams.

  • Jan Michael Vincent
    Jan Michael Vincent 3 months ago

    Japanese food looks like it’s from another planet

  • lioness77alfar
    lioness77alfar 3 months ago

    Whoever interrupted your show put asses for as is ... I almost shot coffee out of my nose ...

  • Leonisa Dizon
    Leonisa Dizon 3 months ago

    I enjoyed this video tremendously! Japan, what a beautiful place, people, and food. Thanks Mike!

  • Dark Alley Kids
    Dark Alley Kids 3 months ago

    Him putting the radish into the soy sauce was magical

  • Judy c
    Judy c 3 months ago

    You're making me feel like that one morning I spent in Arashiyama was not nearly enough time. Now I have to go back.. Where did you get the mochi from? I want to make sure to visit this place on my next trip to Kyoto!!!

  • Salihah-Amari Campbell
    Salihah-Amari Campbell 3 months ago

    I love ASMR mike

  • T M
    T M 3 months ago

    I find Japanese cuisine is pretentious and not at all healthy. The texture of their food is one dimensional. Not impressed; however, I know a lot of people buy into it. They make it look pretty so people thinks it’s worth paying a lot for. It’s just a mirage.

  • livvyla1111
    livvyla1111 4 months ago

    ASMR tofu

  • Elsa&lisa
    Elsa&lisa 4 months ago

    That temple restaurant is goregeous. Like Shangri-La.

  • The Fomads
    The Fomads 4 months ago

    you know, I'm not really a fan of fish dishes but i really want to try that fish on a stick now... you sold me!

  • Sebastian Rogerson
    Sebastian Rogerson 4 months ago

    I love all of dumplings videos, but as a life long vegetarian this one made me extra happy.

  • Hydra GamingYT
    Hydra GamingYT 4 months ago

    Poor baby fish they could have made more fish from her

  • Seletar Roots
    Seletar Roots 4 months ago

    "Sunset in a bowl". Mike Chen, ladies and gentlemen.

  • furz kolio
    furz kolio 4 months ago

    Chinese santa Claus definitely!!!

  • Ray Wirihana
    Ray Wirihana 4 months ago

    im glad to watch your vids and taste this food with you via youtube. i plan to travel to these places thanks to you.

  • Lydia Mccormick
    Lydia Mccormick 4 months ago

    the fish on the stick,what type of fish is that? do you eat the whole fish?

  • MrZombie
    MrZombie 4 months ago +1

    Slippery Chicken skin is the best part of any Chicken

  • MysticStrike ForceSSJ3
    MysticStrike ForceSSJ3 4 months ago

    Sometimes homemade food are just better then going out to eat.

  • CrackedStar 99
    CrackedStar 99 4 months ago

    They're yummy and healthy....

  • MajorKoala
    MajorKoala 4 months ago

    "Best thing I've tried so far" Yeah, Mikey is going to be there for a while.

  • Toulue Vang
    Toulue Vang 4 months ago

    music at 3:36? beautiful track.

  • Queto
    Queto 4 months ago

    That girl was a snacc

  • Karla Kirkpatrick
    Karla Kirkpatrick 4 months ago

    Going to force myself to binge watch asap

  • sultan ahmad
    sultan ahmad 4 months ago


  • Janice
    Janice 4 months ago

    The stuff at 14:00 is Konjac!

  • Rawan Mohamed
    Rawan Mohamed 4 months ago

    "those are things you should only say to food" lolol

  • jsw 2525
    jsw 2525 4 months ago +2

    I dont get why people say mikey looks like jackie chan 😂.. i dont see the resemblance.. umm theyre just both chinese

  • Brian D.
    Brian D. 4 months ago

    Totally love all Asian foods but still don't see why people insist on using chop-sticks. I get that it's part of the 'experience/culture' but I don't want to 'work' to eat. I watch people struggling to use them and I just ask why!?!? Give me a fork!
    Another great video. I thoroughly enjoyed it. . .

  • Hannah Snarr
    Hannah Snarr 4 months ago

    "It's a little pool of delicious egg sweat"
    I'm dead

  • yvonne foo
    yvonne foo 4 months ago

    You are one RU-clipr I watch who can eat so much.

  • Rayy lion
    Rayy lion 4 months ago

    I don't think I've ever been so jealous at watching someone eat

  • Cindi Moore
    Cindi Moore 4 months ago

    I've told you this before, but I LOVE your videos! This is gonna be my year. My niece lives and works in Busan South Korea. She is coming home for a visit in a week or so but she has already signed up for another year. My Sis and I are definitely going to see her this year!! I am looking forward to the food SO MUCH!! My job is hideously stressful so I need a vacation and I already wanted to go to South Korea but your videos have made me want it even more! Can't wait to try all that yummy food. I look forward to your videos so much. Love you!!

  • Jim Le
    Jim Le 4 months ago

    I went to this EXACT place in Kyoto. It was a random and accidental walk-in because we got so tired from walking. It was DEFINITELY an eye-opener to the level of tofu experience you'll get. Yeah... tofu pudding. Nowhere else like it.

  • NZXEagle
    NZXEagle 5 months ago

    Not japanese

  • Samantha Marshall
    Samantha Marshall 5 months ago +1

    I would love for you to take me on a personal tour of this town and the eats! how amazing, I'm from a small town in West Virginia! love your videos

  • Melody Anderson
    Melody Anderson 5 months ago +2

    “ Richard you want some chicken skin “ 😂

  • hiems
    hiems 5 months ago

    Wtf thats cheap?!?

    DeeVaBae CHRONICLES 5 months ago

    7.00 for one fish that's expensive!

  • H
    H 5 months ago

    You bit right into that fish. Those little shards of bone are a bitch

  • Peter Moua
    Peter Moua 5 months ago

    Takami delivered those tofu there fresh daily in his 86.

  • Natalie Levitt
    Natalie Levitt 5 months ago

    I don’t even like tofu but I want to go there! I imagine the tofu in Japan being extremely different from the fast food chains in Aus. It looks amazing!

  • Rafael Morales
    Rafael Morales 5 months ago

    Come back to queens bro , we miss you !

  • adongu
    adongu 5 months ago

    What's the name for the first seafood BBQ you visited?!

  • No one
    No one 5 months ago

    I’m mad at you you made me very very hungry. Wonderful video though! No matter how incredibly hungry you made me.

  • Horriblyyours
    Horriblyyours 5 months ago

    I love watching this guy eat all the food that I wanna eat lmao

  • Devil's Advocate
    Devil's Advocate 5 months ago

    Eating plain rice and watching Mike eat..😅😅

  • Michael Salazar
    Michael Salazar 5 months ago +2

    I thought they didn't allow porn on RU-clip.

  • Bon Koo
    Bon Koo 5 months ago

    If it's not good don't say it's good

  • Tracksmoken Trapper
    Tracksmoken Trapper 5 months ago

    HI CHOW.

  • Mark Easley
    Mark Easley 5 months ago

    Kyoto is definitely my favorite city in Japan

  • Aleasha Jellison
    Aleasha Jellison 5 months ago

    It's like tofu asmr ha I love it

  • Sophia Lee
    Sophia Lee 5 months ago

    When u don’t want him to stop eating but u realize he’s a human too and gets full 😅

  • Kenny Tran
    Kenny Tran 5 months ago

    Just watching his face lights up when he eat certain dishes makes me happy

  • A cup of Tae & Kookie
    A cup of Tae & Kookie 5 months ago +1

    10:56, am I the only one that thought he said “this sh*tty”?

  • Sha Ron
    Sha Ron 5 months ago

    I've always wanted to eat slime, but it's usually toxic. That seems to be the closest thing to it haha

  • Kashi BK
    Kashi BK 5 months ago

    Every dish even on the street looks like its from 5 star restaurent 😍😍

  • Mr. C
    Mr. C 5 months ago

    Asians eat disgustingly! Depleting the oceans of fish. You are eating mostly things God forbids. Heathens!