New things are coming up!


●Buddha Bellies Private apartment is NOW opening for rent for our guests!

April booking has already started! Be ready for the Sakura Season!

Buddha Bellies Private Apartment



How to book a lesson?


Step 1. Check the schedule of the lesson: below this page

*If your preferred date is not shown on the list, please email us directly

      About Fee and Menu :Click here 


 (*Halal, Vegan, vegetarian, Kosher menu are also available)


Step 2.  Please send us an email for your lesson!

*we will send you a reply within 2 working days


Step 3. We will send you an invoice through PayPal to confirm your reservation.



 Class Schedule  

 We take advance bookings for December and later months please kindly email us. Thank you!

 email us to:


 *Lessons are held in YUSHIMA and JINBOCHO (depending on the day, Please check)

  *April 2019 booking is already starting, please ask for through email. Thank you!



 ****December 2018****

Sat 8th Dec 10:00- art sushi or Nigiri sushi 2 more seats open!

Sun 9th Dec 11:00- Sushi Sorry! Fully booked!

Tues 11th Dec 18:00- Sushi Sorry! Fully booked!

Weds 12th Dec 11:00-Any menu is open!

Thrs 13th Dec 11:00-Any menu is open!

Fri 14th Dec 11:00-Any menu is open!

Sat 15th Dec 11:00-*Sushi  Sorry! Fully booked!

Sun 16th Dec 11:00-fish cutting 1 more seat open and sushi lesson 4 more open!

Mon 17th Dec 11:00-art sushi or Nigiri sushi 2 more seats open!

Tues 18th Dec 11:00-Any menu is open!

Weds 19th Dec 11:00-Any menu is open!

Thrs 20th Dec 11:00-Any menu is open!

Fri 21st Dec 11:00-  Izakaya lesson 4 more seats open!

Sat 22nd Dec *Sushi  Sorry! Fully booked!

Sun 23rd Dec 11:00-Sushi lesson 4 more seats open!

Mon 24th Dec 11:00-Sushi lesson 4 more seats open!

Tues 25th Dec 11:00-*Sushi  Sorry! Fully booked!

Weds 26th Dec 11:00- *Sushi  Sorry! Fully booked!

Thurs 27th Dec 11:00-*Sushi  Sorry! Fully booked!

Fri 28th Dec 11:00-*Sushi  Sorry! Fully booked!

Sat 29th Dec 11:00- Any menu is open!

Sat 29th Dec 18:00- sushi 2 more seats open!

We are closed from 31st Dec 2018 till 9th Jan 2019 Wishing you a Happy holiday! 




We take advance bookings for December and later months please kindly email us. Thank you!

 email us to:


●Inquiries for the  later schedule, please send us an email to request your detailed information (date/menu/ number of people).  We will email you back within 2 working days!



**For a group booking(Company team-building activity/Activity for an incentive trip etc) more than 10 people, please ask.

 (A private customized lesson fee is subjected to change depending on your request)


We ask participants to book 24hrs prior as we have to prepare for the ingredients.  All the payment is required to pay through PayPal in advance. Your booking will be confirmed after the payment.

Thank you for your understanding!  

*Note: Our regular class starts at 11:00am(ends around approx. 13:30pm)

*(Fish cutting class starts at 10:00 am)



What's New?


Our new menu for MOSAIC sushi is coming up as a new lesson!

Sign up and enjoy the art of sushi at Buddha Bellies MOSAIC Sushi lesson! (7500yen/pp plus 8%tax) It's available NOW! (Vegetarian/Vegan/Halal/Kosher friendly menu available, too!)

email to sign up :

We are excited to announce that Ayuko's First Recipe book has been released!!

You can purchase on Japan or book stores at Narita/Haneda international airport!


     Japan has become one of the world-wide known  destinations for foodies. Sushi, Bento box are becoming a big trend.  We have the most michellin star restaurants in the world! (More than Paris!!)  Good restaurants hopping might be the for one reason to visit Japan. But there is another option for you to enjoy Japanese foods. 

   Cooking and learning Japanse cuisine during your journey might be new idea. If you are a food lover, why not deepen your cultural background knowledge through Japanese foods & cuisinary? Surely the experience of making sushi, bento box, noodle etc...will add a certain spice to your cooking and lifestyle!  This would be the best souvenier for you to bring Japan home.  We ensure memorable moment moment during your stay.

   Our classes provide you with intimate, cozy and friendly atmosphere, guided by a Japanese instructor who speaks English fluently. Also the kitchen studio is situated in the heart of Tokyo, very easy asccess.(5 min from Inperial Palace/Tokyo Station/Akihabara, 10min from Shinjyuku/Shibuya) In our dining room, there are so many good books introducfooding Japanese culture &  food culture that you can enjoy more than just cooking! 

All the courses are hands on recipes that you can try at home!  We try to give you as simple instruction as possible so there is no need for beginners to worry. At the same time we do intensive course and  tailor the class to your level of experience.

Please come & join us and discover a real taste of Japan!