Tofu Restaurant in Okayama CIty: Okabe

Hi there. It’s Mr. Wada back on duty. I would like to introduce a tofu restaurant in Okayama City this time.

Tofu Restaurant Okabe (Okayama City)

It is located near Omotecho shopping street downtown Okayama and serves surprisingly only tofu menu. Take a note that it opens only during lunch time (11:30 – 14:00). This restaurant is owned by a food supplier in Okayama, with a tofu store next door. So perhaps it would bring good food with good ingredients, maybe? Let’s see.

Dang, people start lining up before it opens (10:30). We got there around 10:15. It still looked OK but more people came in after us and it turned a long line only after 5 minutes!

Tofu Restaurant in Okayama CIty: Okabe

Menu’s available on the wall. So you could make up your mind before your turn comes. Okabe-teishoku with Atsuage (thick fried tofu), Yuba-teishoku with Yuba (bean-curd), and Agedashi-teishoku (deep fried tofu with starch). Hmm. Aside from Okabe-teishoku others are available only for 15 servings each. OK, I will get Yuba and Agedashi for Mrs. Wada.

Tofu Restaurant in Okayama CIty: Okabe

As it opened we were led to our seats and  then, the staff takes everyone’s orders.

Tada. Looks good. Donno why I like Yuba but not the milk-curd on hot milk (know what I am saying?). Anyway, I like it!

Tofu Restaurant in Okayama CIty: Okabe Tofu Restaurant in Okayama CIty: Okabe

Alright. Let’s call it a day.

Information

Name Okabe (食事処おかべ)
Access 1-10-1 Omote-cho, Kitaku, Okayama
Business Hours 11:30 – 14:00Closed; Thursdays, Sundays, holidays
Contact 086-222-1404
Website http://www.shiraishishoten.co.jp/work/work_detail/index/20.html

Lastly

How do you find it? I’ve never seen any tofu specialty store like this in Okayama, so it was a good experience. I would love to try again.

See you around!

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