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Enjoying some tasty, filling Japanese food doesn't need to break the bank! There are plenty of affordable dining options, many of which have multilingual menus for foreign customers. If your stomach is rumbling and you're on a tight budget, check out these recommendations courtesy of Tokyo Girls' Update.


Beef bowls, also known as gyudon, are quick and easy dishes you can enjoy just about anywhere in Japan. It's basically a bowl of rice topped with beef and onions, simmered in a mild sauce. A single beef bowl starts at ¥380 and a set meals start at ¥650. Plus, most branches are open 24 hours a day, which means you can satisfy your meaty craving any time!

Coco Ichibanya

This curry house is famous for its quick but delicious curry rice, served within minutes of ordering. The curries range from ¥‎480 to ¥‎710, although price can differ depending on the spiciness level and rice portion you choose. Still, one of Japan's classic dishes for less than ¥‎750? Yes, please! Don’t want curry? There are salads priced at less than ¥‎500 yen!

For more delicious recommendations for dining options on a budget, check out the full article from Tokyo Girls' Update via the link below!