Isekai Izakaya: Japanese Food From Another World

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4.3
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  • 12 out of 16 people found this review helpful:
    relaxing and enjoyable
    This animated series was made from a novel that I quite enjoy to be relaxing and fun to read while seeing food that is made and served in this series! It's enjoyable and it would be fun to watch and enjoy if you are looking for something to relax with!
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  • 9 out of 12 people found this review helpful:
    Fun but Not Presented Well
    I really enjoy the manga and this seems like a solid beat for beat remake. But it's hard to feel like you're relaxing in an izakaya when there's text constantly crowding out the screen. Do we really need a banner at the top telling us which episode it is? How about giant bubble text at the bottom to emphasize what the characters are saying? It probably looked fine in the original Japanese airing ...
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  • 5 out of 7 people found this review helpful:
    Eisode 3-4 have improved
    The first 2 episodes had a banner and lots of speech bubble things all over the place consistently making the viewer feel kind of removed from the anime which was in my opinion really annoying. However they seem to have removed this for episode 3 and 4 which allows the viewer feel more connected to the show and doesn't distract them from the story. I am really happy with the improvement as it ...
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  • 4 out of 6 people found this review helpful:
    a food show that's actually informative!
    I usually never write reviews because I tend to agree with the overall ratings on here, but I was shocked to see such a low rating for this show. I wouldn't say that it's the best show ever made out there, but it certainly doesn't deserve a low rating! As someone who loves working with food as well as wants to know more about all the japanese food showcased in anime series, this is the series that ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Cute and Delicious Meals
    I LOVE THIS ANIME and I don't care what people say because my boyfriend heavily judged me for enjoying this too much. I understand Shokugeki had given everyone a standard of what Japanese food in anime should look like, but this show was so absolutely entertaining in its own quirky way that you just have to watch it and understand why. I also liked seeing the previews of real life ...
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  • 3 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    Restaurant to Another World + Wakakozake = This Anime
    I'm two episodes in, and so far this show feels as if it was the child of Restaurant to Another World and Wakakozake (both of which I recommend to people who enjoy this series).

    There's something about watching a show about delicious food, and watching people discover it and enjoy it that is strangely relaxing and satisfying.
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  • Satisfying Food Documentary anime-style
    Disclaimer: I have yet to read the manga.

    I found this show to be thoroughly satisfying to enjoy especially while snacking/drinking/having a meal. 10 mins of anime followed by roughly 3-4 mins of real life cooking tips show or hunt for specific food places which both feature that episode's special dish. This anime is very informative and helpful to food and cooking enthusiasts.
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  • great cooking show for adults
    what beer goes with this is just some of the things they talk about. It has a great story line and you can really cook everything from the show. I myself have cooked some of the item on the show it on my youtube check my username on their it the same. I really hope that it comes back with another season it so great and it just getting started.
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    There are Customers that Care About this Bar
    If there is an anime that cares about viewers, there will be viewers that care about the anime. When I started coming to Nobu, there were banners all over the place. The banners annoyed many of the other customers and were quickly taken down.

    Nobu reminded me about a favorite hideaway of mine called Nekoya, so at first I thought that Nobuyuki was just serving cheaply made knock-offs, but a ...
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  • Wholesome, uplifting, makes me hungry.
    Puts me in a good mood every single time. I live for shows like this.

    Also gives me a newfound appreciation for izakaya food I guess. I usually have to watch this while eating lunch/dinner so as not to make myself extra hungry.

    Wholesomeness is where the anime industry truly shines.
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