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Itadakimasu / Restaurant designed for foreigners


Visitors from all over the world are attracted to Japan by delicacy. However, foreigners often offend Japanese dining etiquette by accident.
During the Olympic Games 2020, Tokyo will receive lots of foreigners. Itadakimasu (pronunciation of Japanese “Let’s eat!”) is a dining hall designed for the foreigners. It strikes a balance between traditional Japanese restaurant and modern lifestyle. With the transformable ground (seat) and the electronic dining table, Itadakimasu helps the visitors adapt themselves to the Japanese dining customs more easily and better understand Japanese food culture which shows great respect and thankfulness to food.


National Taiwan University

National Taiwan University
of Science and Technology
Taipei City, Taiwan

Yu-Lin Tsai,
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology