If you find yourself with an appetite and only five dollars in your pocket, head over to Oiden for a Japanese rice bowl. Filling and cheap with a plethora of toppings to choose from, Oiden offers quite the spread for your rice cravings starting from just $3.90. From Japanese curry with cheese; flaked salmon and a soft boiled egg sprinkled with seaweed; or a small mountain of sweet and savoury beef, a rice bowl at Oiden is a perfect meal when you’re strapped for cash or time. For an extra dollar or two, you can treat yourself to an assortment of kushiage – deep fried tofu, karaage chicken and takoyaki are a must.
12/537-551 George St, Sydney. 9267 1368. oiden.com.au