Shu (Naka-Meguro: American)
Open 7pm-1am. Closed Tuesdays.
: Open Sundays
While gumbo, jazz, and soul music make likely partners in certain parts of the world - namely, New Orleans - the combination seems somewhat bizarre in Tokyo. Oddly enough, the bar's okra-thickened signature dish is not far off the mark.
Meguro-ku, Kami-Meguro 4-9-2.
Explore the hidden side of Tokyo dining
This book will introduce you to more than twenty of Japan's favorite specialty foods that are less well known abroad, along with a guide to the best places in Tokyo to try them and expert tips on what to order. From Bento.com.