Ahh Japan… it’s that quirky country where historic wonders meet Hello Kitty cafes, robot restaurants and real life Mario Kart. It’s where you can order hot coffee from a vending machine, spend days exploring ancient temples and ski the powdery slopes of Hakuba. Japan is a unique destination with plenty of weird and wonderful things to discover. However, there may be one thing about your visit to Japan that you’re approaching with some trepidation – the food. While many travellers define Japanese food as exclusively sushi, there is actually so much more delicious cuisine to discover. From fussy eaters to foodies, you’re sure to find something to surprise and delight. Best of all, their little plastic renditions of meals on the menu make deciding and ordering especially foreigner friendly. We’ve taste tested Japan beyond the sushi to find the top 8 foods to try on your next Japan adventure.