It is chain of Chinese Style Food restaurant famous for Gyoza dumplings.
There are many popular restaurant chains in Japan that are not servicing Japanese food. You should try Gyoza no Ohsho when you visit Japan.
This is a picture of Fuji Apple and Gala Apple.
Your Japan Rail Pass covers Hikari and Kodama but Nozomi is excluded. Nozomi covers Tokyo to Shin-Osaka (552.6km or 345 miles) in about 2 hours 30 minutes. Hikari takes about 3 hours (depending on the number of stops) and Kodama takes about 4 hours.
Most trains require you to have seat reservation. You should be able to get the reservation at any station.
I recommend you seat at the north side of the train for two reasons. Sun shines from the south most of the time and you need to lower your shade to block the sun. North side, you get to see Mt. Fuji ... if you are lucky.
Do you know why there is not rash bin? Take a guess.
There are some high-end steak houses in the US serve Wagyu.
Have you ever had Wagyu before?
What do you think about it?
Those cars have yellow license plates and pay less taxes.
Ton = Pork
Katsu = Cutlet
They are so good.
Some people think this is a sign for ramen but it is not.
In the US, Ramen and Gyoza set cost over $15 and sales tax and tip make them over $20. I think that is too much.
Do you like ramen?