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Browse main dish recipes on Just One Cookbook. From authentic teriyaki dishes, Japanese-style pasta, salmon dishes, to Japanese curry recipes, you’ll find your lunch and dinner inspiration here.

Whether you’re cooking for a family or an easy weeknight meal for one, these recipes will save the day!

A white bowl containing miso salmon over ginger rice.
A plate containing Japanese Pizza Toast made with Japanese milk bread, pizza sauce, mozzarella cheese, and various toppings.

Pizza Toast ピザトースト

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Pizza Toast made with a thick slice of Japanese milk bread, tomato sauce, ham,...
Zaru Soba (Cold Buckwheat Noodles with Dipping Sauce) | Easy Japanese Recipes at JustOneCookbook.com

Zaru Soba (Cold Soba Noodles) ざるそば

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Zaru Soba (Cold Soba Noodles) is one of the most popular Japanese dish to...
A bowl containing Soboro Don (seasoned ground chicken and scrambled egg over rice).

Soboro Don (Ground Chicken Bowl) そぼろ丼

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With sweet-savory ground chicken and scrambled eggs on top of steamed rice, Soboro Don...
A white oval plate containing Uni Pasta (Japanese sea urchin pastsa).

Uni Pasta うにパスタ

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Uni Pasta is a popular Japanese-style spaghetti that features a delicate sauce of sweet and...
A Japanese blue and white bowl containing Mapo Tofu over steamed rice.

Mapo Tofu (Mabo Dofu) (Video) 麻婆豆腐

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The Japanese-style Mapo Tofu (Mabo Dofu) is incredibly flavorful but less spicy than the...
A octagon plate containing Tenshinhan (Crab Omelette Over Rice).

Tenshinhan (Crab Omelette Over Rice) 天津飯

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Tender omelette served over dome-shaped steamed rice and blanketed in a thick sweet and...
A Japanese plate containing steamed rice and Japanese beef curry garnished with pickles.

Japanese Beef Curry (Video) ビーフカレー

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Savory and hearty beef curry made with beef, potatoes, carrots, mushroom, and Japanese curry...
A white round plate containing Yaki Udon (Japanese Stir-Fried Udon Noodles) garnished with red pickled ginger.

Yaki Udon (Stir-Fried Udon Noodles) (Video) 焼きうどん

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Yaki Udon is Japanese stir-fried udon noodles made with your choice of protein and...
A donburi rice bowl containing gyudon, simmered beef and onions over steamed rice.

Gyudon (Japanese Beef Rice Bowl) 牛丼

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Thinly sliced beef simmered with tender onions and savory-sweet sauce, Gyudon or Japanese Beef...
A Japanese ceramic plate containing Pork Kimchi Stir-Fry called Buta Kimchi. It's served with steamed rice.

Pork Kimchi Stir-Fry (Buta Kimchi) 豚キムチ炒め

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Pork Kimchi Stir-Fry, known as Buta Kimchi in Japan, is a popular home-cooked dish...
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