Midnight Diner: Tokyo Stories Season 1

Season 1

Midnight Diner: Tokyo Stories Season 1

First Air Date: October 21, 2016

First Aired on    :   2016
Episodes    :   10 episodes



Episodes

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1x10 New Year's Eve Noodles, Again (December 23, 2016)


As December comes to a close and the regulars gather at the diner, the Master takes a look back at his memories of the year.


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1x09 Ham Cutlet (December 16, 2016)


A breaded ham cutlet brings back an elderly lawyer's memories of playing the board game Othello with his long-lost younger brother.


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1x08 Sautéed Yam (December 09, 2016)


A dish of sauteed Chinese yam rekindles the connection between a young wife and her former lover, with whom she shares a hidden professional past.


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1x07 Hot Pot for One (December 02, 2016)


A diner regular reunites with an old classmate who, despite a good upbringing, now works a menial job to support her troublesome nephew.


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1x06 Umeboshi and Plum Wine (November 25, 2016)


Upon finishing the last of his late mother's pickled plums, a man suddenly wonders what will become of his erotica after he passes away.


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1x05 Egg Tofu (November 18, 2016)


A lonely little boy with only a gambler to take care of him hopes to make a connection with a bar girl over a mutual appreciation for egg tofu.


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1x04 Omelette Rice (November 11, 2016)


The shared love of fried rice omelets forms an intercultural bridge between a young Japanese physicist and a Korean girl.


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1x03 Tonteki (November 04, 2016)


An office worker who loves pork steaks knits sweaters for the men she adores, but her affections – and handiwork – are not always appreciated.


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1x02 Corn Dog (October 28, 2016)


A childish fight over a fish-sausage corn dog leads to a schism between an Asakusa comedian and his now-famous former assistant.


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1x01 Tan Men (October 21, 2016)


A specially prepared bowl of tanmen noodles leads a radio announcer to discover a secret about a beloved television show from his youth.




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