Japanese Dinnerware

Japanese dinnerware and Chinese dinnerware make up the Asian dinnerware that is popular in the United States for serving oriental dishes that originated in the eastern countries. The serving pieces make serving oriental cuisine more special because they are designed for serving rice, soups, sushi and sake. Chopstick rests are convenient for authentic serving of oriental food.

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Asian Dinnerware Sets

Dinnerware sets from the orient are unique in that they don't consist of round plates, shallow bowls and coffee cups. Rather they consist of odd-shaped dishes are ideal for serving oriental food with small cups or sake decanters for serving tea or sake.


Japanese Dinnerware Set



Plates, Rice Bowls & Wasabi Set with Chopsticks



Blue Cherry Blossom Sushi and Tea Set

Blossoms and Cherry Blossoms are popular in Japan and make up a wonderful pattern on this Sakura dinnerware.


Japanese Sakura Cherry Blossom Noodle /Soup Bowls



Sakura Sushi plate set

There seems to be amazement with Japanese writing here in the United States, so your taste might include the desire to include it in your dining and decorative choices. There are many accessories that match this pattern.


Japanese Poem Dinner Plate Set

Japanese Serving Accessories

In the Japanese culture, sipping hot tea with friends, family and associates is common, so adding a Japanese tea set to the mix would be ideal.


Dragonfly Tea Pot and Tea Cups



Cherry Blossom Tree Tea Set

Serving sake, an alcoholic beverage made from fermented rice, is also an important part of the culture, so a sake set would complete your dinnerware choices.


Japanese sake set



Cherry Blossom Japanese Sake Set

Sake can be served cold, hot or at room temperature, so these accessories might come in handy.


Sake Set for Cold Sake



Microwaveable Sake Set



Sake Warmer

If you are looking for inspiration, and some great recipes for oriental food, you might look into this selection of cookbooks…


Washoku: Recipes from the Japanese Home Kitchen



The Japanese Grill: From Classic Yakitori to Steak, Seafood, and Vegetables



Harumi's Japanese Home Cooking: Simple, Elegant Recipes for Contemporary Tastes