Out of the top 50, ten of those restaurants can be found in Tokyo, with Japan as a whole is totalling in at 12 restaurants in the top 50. Not bad, but Japan is known for being fierce when it comes to its food and the demand for quality.
However, if we are counting spots per country, China takes the first place with 13 spots on the list, with 9 of those being in Hong-Kong. Japan coming in second, third place goes to Thailand with 8 spots and Taiwan takes fourth place with 7 spots.
The highest placement for Japan is made by “Den” that takes spot number 3 on the list with the motivation:
Innovative Japanese dining with a large helping of humour
So make sure to check out DEN the next time you visit Japan.