How to Eat Okonomiyaki in Japan
Okonomiyaki (Japanese savory pancake) is more than just delicious Japanese soul food. A visit to an okonomiyaki restaurant can be a fun and memorable Japanese experience in and of itself. As the term "okonomi" means "as you like", the name okonomiyaki translates to “cooked the way you like”. Like this name suggests, this is a very customizable dish! In this article, I'll break down the types of okonomiyaki you'll find in Japan and everything you need to know about how to order and eat it in a restaurant.