Slice of Tokyo: How Japan Became a Pizza Hotspot

Tokyo is home to some 6,000 Italian restaurants — and a growing community of chefs crafting some of the finest pizza in the world.

Matt Goulding
Sep 26, 2019 · 16 min read

Photographs by Kaori Nishida

Pizza Studio Tamaki (PST), near the Tokyo TowerPST’s Tamaki pizza.

Tsubasa Tamaki didn’t dream of pizza. He dreamed of architecture, of following in his mother’s footsteps and…