I know we have a Saboten location at the Aberdeen food court but it never looked particularly appealing to me. I guess I never felt like snacking on some deep fried pork cutlets and I didn’t understand the appeal. Also, I prefer fried chicken! We were in Yokohama and stumbled across Saboten in a shopping centre as we were trying to decide what to eat. Saboten serves set meals featuring tonkatsu as well as rice bowls.
There is a sheet at the table with detailed instructions on how to eat tonkatsu.
Step 1: Ground black and white sesame seeds four or five times and add three ladles of tonkatsu sauce for dipping
Step 2: Choose from Yuzu dressing or Sesame dressing for the sliced cabbage.
Step 3: Free refills of rice, miso soup and cabbage.
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