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Bullet Train Bistro

Throughout Japan, there are many delicious foods and drinks full of originality.The shinkansen seat table becomes a personal izakaya (Japanese-style pub) with infinite possibilities!
COVID-19 has made many menu items from famous restaurants available for takeout.Now comes a totally new kind of gour...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Food/Cooking
  • For Women
  • Romance

Heartbreak on a Plate

Sometime, the only thing that helps people get over a breakup is the taste of their favorite dish...
Set in real restaurants in Tokyo, the taste of the food gently embraces the women’s souls and kindly heals their broken hearts.
The main character, Miki (Alice Hirose), is a manga artist. She publi...

  • Art
  • Food/Cooking
  • Nature
  • Travel

Shaved Ice Street

Okazaki City is located in the center of Aichi Prefecture. Okazaki City is famous for its unexplored and wonderful water.
Okazaki Shaved Ice Street is lined with stores where you can enjoy delicious shaved ice made with super soft water "Shinsui" and "Sensui". This documentary filmed shaved ice in ...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Food/Cooking
  • Human

Tokyo Noodle Factory

“Tokyo Noodle Factory” appears peaceful at first glance. With their slogan, “fast, cheap and tasty,” they have many regulars and the shop is lively. But it’s been two months since the manager went on maternity leave. Valuable staff members have been poached and the remaining staff are in crisis.
T...

  • Drama (Series)
  • Food/Cooking
  • Human

Three Star Bar in Nishi Ogikubo

Once again today, with good cocktails and canned food, the three men give encouragement and a gentle push on the back to those who are experiencing some hardship.
Young, old, male, female… In life, there is always some kind of issue.
But in talking to people close to you, sometimes you worry them,...

  • Education
  • Food/Cooking
  • For Women
  • Human
  • Nature
  • Travelogue

Washoku Cuisine- A Timeless Treasure-

 The story stars a photographer. As a foodie, his life work is to capture the techniques of Washoku chefs and the beauty of foodstuffs.
His pictures feature the artistry of Washoku chefs turning colorful ingredients into beautiful cuisine in the tranquil kitchen setting. To him, capturing the craf...

  • Adventure
  • Art
  • Family
  • Fashion
  • Food/Cooking
  • For Women
  • Human
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Travelogue

Enjoy NIigata's Kingdom

While most people would kick off their Japan adventures in Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka – let’s fast forward you to Japan’s most underrated OG gem: Niigata!
Nature-esk Insta-spots…tempting food, drink…
traditional culture… What is Sakeology?
all of this after a 2 hours train ride from Tokyo!

Your J...

  • Adventure
  • Comedy
  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking
  • For Women
  • Travel
  • Travelogue

Udo-chan's Trip Special 2021

A special edition of the free-spirited travel program that's filled with friendly communication, smiles, and kindness.
The program heads to Shiga Prefecture. Our guest is... artist Takanori Nishikawa!
Born and raised in Shiga, Takanori Nishikawa is Shiga's "Furusato Tourism Ambassador."
Udo is an...

  • Food/Cooking

ChaCha-To Meshi (Meal in No Time)

Mihoko Abukawa, who is a popular TV personality and lazy housewife, learns from a cooking specialist how to cook “ChaCha-To Meshi” recipes that are easy to cook with less preparations.

Besides the recipes, it is fun to listen to the straight conversations between Mihoko and Tomomi Matsubara, an a...

  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking
  • Nature
  • Travel

Travel Salad

Travel Salad delivers you the freshly discovered trip information throughout Japan and you are sure to find a place you want to visit! From the popular tourist sites to hot hidden spots where even the repeaters don’t know of, we will provide you with the best choices of travel information.


From...

  • Food/Cooking
  • For Women
  • Romance

A Warmed Up Love

Kiki Inoue has lost her bearings in life and works a part-time job in a convenience store. But thanks to an incredible passion for conveniences store sweets, she encounters the manager of a major convenience store with whom she forms a partnership to develop the next big convenience store dessert! T...

  • Adventure
  • Education
  • Family
  • Food/Cooking
  • Human
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Travelogue

The Natural Lifestyle Special

This
is a show for outdoor lovers!
The popular section
“The Natural Lifestyle” that is being broadcast
on Niigata's information program “Evening Wide Niigata Ichiban”
has been made into a series.
Introducing seasonal trekking, apprentices who live with nature,
apprenticeships, rice planting, ...

  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking
  • Romance
  • Suspense

Gourmet Detective Goro Akechi

If you were to die tomorrow, what would be your last meal? A handsome gourmet detective gets to the heart of a serial killer in this poisonously romantic suspense drama!


Detective Goro Akechi has a passion for fine dining. Good-looking but incredibly quirky, he solves food-related crimes by usi...

  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking
  • Travel
  • Travelogue

San'in Chanko Motorbike Trip

Waka-chan and Fuku-chan are trying to make the best Sumo-style Hot Pot!

Waka-chan, who is an ex-grand champion of Sumo, and Fuku-chan, who is a famous comedian, are trying to make the best Chanko Nabe (Sumo style hot pot).
They go on a 120-kilometer motorbike trip to find local ingredients. Get...

  • Art
  • Beauty
  • Food/Cooking

Boys & Men Japanesque

BOYS & MEN is a very popular male idol group in Japan. In this new series, they rediscover and report on Japan by experiencing first hand Japanese pop culture, traditional culture and craftsmanship, highlighting many of Japan’s charms. In Episode #1, for example, they introduce how Japanese swords a...

  • Comedy
  • Entertainment
  • Family
  • Food/Cooking
  • Gameshow
  • Quizshow

Detective Team 10 for Local Gourmet in Central Japan

This is a gourmet variety program in which a battle breaks out between a comedian Gori as “the Phantom thief GORI” versus “the Gourmet Detective Team”. Female announcers are subordinates of GORI research and introduce the fancy gourmet dishes from their regions. “The Gourmet Detective Team”is taking...

  • Comedy
  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • Family
  • Food/Cooking
  • History
  • Human
  • Travel
  • Travelogue

Udo-chan’s Trip SP 2020

The regular popular program “Udo-chan’s Trip” has been aired for 17 years. And the special series has been aired for 10 years.
Udo-chan travels to Mikawa Bay in Aichi prefecture. During his trip, he is with a talented actor, Ryuta Sato and an idol, Ami Inamura known as “God swing pitch” during the ...

  • Food/Cooking
  • Travel
  • Travelogue

Wa! Journey! Discover JAPAN PRIDE

“Made in Japan” is Japan’s pride. On the background, the uniqueness of Japan such as the craftsman commitment, the blessings of nature and the technology have a worldwide reputation.
In this program, reporters set off on a journey to discover the JAPAN PRIDE. They find the charm of Japanese product...

  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • Family
  • Food/Cooking
  • Nature
  • Travel

The Natural Lifestyle

This is a show for outdoor lovers!
The popular section “Natural” that is being broadcast on Niigata's information program “Evening Wide Niigata Ichiban” has been
made into a series.
Introducing seasonal trekking, apprentices who live with nature,
apprenticeships, rice planting, harvesting rice, ...

  • Food/Cooking
  • Human

La Grande Maison Tokyo

Natsuki Obana is a charismatic Japanese chef running a 2-star restaurant in Paris. Despite an extreme pride and confidence, he can’t seem to earn the 3 stars he covets. Feeling the pressure of a career slipping away, Obana’s troubles are compounded when his restaurant is caught in a scandal that for...

  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking

Noodle Cuisine Showdown~Who Can Eat Most in Length?~

Japanese people love noodles! You can find all sorts of noodle cuisines throughout the country, ranging from the orthodox to the eccentric.We've chosen a few prefectures with their own collections of charming local noodle cuisines and hidden noodle hot-spots. First on the list is Hiroshima, boasting...

  • Comedy
  • Food/Cooking
  • Romance

Immoral Snack

"I shouldn't be eating at this time of the night" You know it's wrong, but you can't resist temptation. This realistic drama depicts the naked truth of the people that give into the allure of these "Immoral Snack."

"Beef Bowl with Extra Broth"
A woman becomes a vegetarian when she marries in o...

  • Comedy
  • Food/Cooking

Heaven?~My Restaurant, My Life~

“Loin d'ici”is a French restaurant oddly situated inside a cemetery, and run by a very eccentric owner who exhibits not a whit of desire to see it succeed except to fulfill her own hedonistic craving of “enjoying the pleasures of food and drink to her heart’s content”. She is surrounded by a colorfu...

  • Food/Cooking

Golden Spoon: Mama is the Best!!!

Every mother brings up her children with a lot of love.

Little and innocent 4 - 6 year-old kids are the judges here.

Every child would say ”Mama’s dish is the best!”

Mothers know their beloved kids’ favorite taste.

They have been brought up with homemade dishes by their mother.

Kids m...

  • Adventure
  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking
  • Nature

TEPPEN MESHI!!

This is an outdoor document variety program about a famous voice actor “Shimba Tsuchiya”
climbing a mountain to the top and cooking a meal!
Before becoming a voice actor, he studied about acting, so he has strength and energy and
good athletic abilities. This is first time for him to climb a mou...

  • Family
  • Food/Cooking
  • For Women
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Travelogue

Hokkaido style

A female reporter goes out for a short trip in Hokkaido.
This program is good for adults who wants to make their travel special, slow, relaxing and comfortable.

  • Education
  • Food/Cooking
  • Travel
  • Travelogue

Travelers insights @ Nagoya

A number of travelers are coming to Japan. We are discovering the attractiveness of Nagoya city by interviewing these travelers.
What the travelers saw in Nagoya?

多くの観光客が訪れる日本。東海地方にもインバウンドの波がきている。そこで外国人観光客へのインタビューを通して、名古屋の魅力を発見する。彼らの目に名古屋はどう映っているのか!?

  • Comedy
  • Entertainment
  • Family
  • Food/Cooking
  • Travelogue

Detective Team 9 for Local Gourmet in Central Japan

This is a gourmet variety program in which a battle breaks out between a comedian Gori as “the Phantom thief GORI” versus “the Gourmet Detective Team”. Five female announcers are subordinates of GORI research and introduce the fancy gourmet dishes from their regions. They have looked for these dishe...

  • Adventure
  • Comedy
  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking
  • Nature
  • Quizshow
  • Reality
  • Travel

HAPPY CAMPER~We have started camping~

This program is “Outdoor Document Variety” that camp beginners (MC: comedian OGIYAHAGI) have a pleasant experience with happy friends. Because it’s difficult for them to try camping by themselves, they invite some campers who have experience camping and try camping for one day which the guests will ...

  • Education
  • Food/Cooking
  • Human
  • Nature
  • Science

MY SECOND HOME IN HOKKAIDO

A heartwarming documentary to show how people connect the hearts between rural and urban.
Tokachi, eastern Hokkaido, is known as Japan’s largest farming area producing wealthy agricultural, dairy, and husbandry items. In this decade, farmers in Tokachi have been hosting more than 20,000 ...

  • Family
  • Food/Cooking

Niigata Gourmet

On this Show, we’ll show you what is the most hot foods in Niigata! And professional chefs tell you about how to enjoy meals.

  • Art
  • Food/Cooking
  • Travel

Sake Breweries Appetizer

Japan’s culture lies in Sake production. Blessed with quality water and a climate that is very suitable for rice growing, Japan has been producing Sake from rice since for more than a millennium. In this series, we visit sake brewries (Shuzo) around Japan that continues to carry traditional methods...

  • Food/Cooking
  • Nature
  • Travel

Traveling Chef De France in Hokkaido

This series is very unique Food Traveling Show with famous French Chef Amandine Chaignot. She introduces delicious food in Hokkaido, Japan, such as Wagyu Beef, Seafood, Kombu. And she try to collaborate with local Chef living in Hokkaido and make some dishes in Japanese traditional way. This program...

  • Comedy
  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking
  • Travel

Udo-chan’s Trip Special 2019

Udo-chan travels around Mino city in Gifu prefecture with a popular Japanese actor, Koji Yamamoto, and a former member of AKB48, Kayo Noro. They take a train on Nagara-gawa line and walk around wherever they wish.
Mino city is famous for some traditional craft; one of them is edged tools like “Kat...

  • Food/Cooking

Wild Taiyaki

Have you heard of a Japanese dessert, Taiyaki?
Taiyaki (literally "grilled sea bream" - seabream is supposed to bring happiness), is a small waffle-like cake filled with a sweet red bean paste. It is said that there are “wild” Taiyaki and “farmed” Taiyaki. When making regular Taiyaki, the pan used...

  • Food/Cooking
  • Travel

The Video Travel Guide

For foreign sightseers in Japan, the Tohoku region is known as the final frontier.
In this program, the editors of the travel magazine “Jalan”, an indispensable travel guide for travels around Japan, are going to coordinate a spectacular trip through the Tohoku region. It’s like a travel magazine i...