Japan Centre Food Hall has been providing the UK and Europe the very best of Japan since 1976, from high grade matcha, exquisite sakes and premium rice to essential cooking ingredients for home chefs and foodies!

Founded by Tak Tokumine, born and raised in Hakata, southern Japan, he has been at the forefront of the Asian food revolution in London bringing in new products from Japan every week and introducing authentic ramen and fresh hand made udon to London in his restaurants, Shoryu Ramen and Ichiryu. Now in it’s 40th year, Japan Centre now stocks over 3,000 products and has become a much loved London institution.


The celebrations have already begun with your chance to win return flights to Japan, tickets to a Studio Ghibli movie at the Picture House, luxury Japanese Sushi kit & loads more up for grabs!! The main festivities kick off on the 10th July with 10% off both in store and online!

Japan Centre are also holding a number of free masterclasses so you can learn how to make Sushi like a pro, learn how Sake is made & more! To book your place and to find out more details, please click here.


If that wasn’t enough, there will also be a number of free tasting sessions held at Japan Centre Piccadilly from 15th – 24th July, where you’ll be able to enjoy the finest meats and plum wine from Japan!

With so much to look forward to, please visit the Japan Centre website for the full celebratory schedule!

Japan Centre can be found at the following locations:

JAPAN CENTRE PICCADILLY, 9 Shaftesbury Ave. London W1D 7ED

umai WESTFIELD STRATFORD CITY, Umai, 1 Fresh Food, Great Eastern Market,Westfield Stratford City. E20 1GL