Sakura Tsukuma runs a secondhand bookstore near Haneda Airport in Tokyo. Customers of various age ranges visit her secondhand bookstore. A room called "Tamariba" is located in her bookstore. People who do not have a place to go, gather in the room. She gives them oyakodon (food) for free. In the room, people talk about themselves, while Sakura listens to them. She sometimes encourages them with her smile and she sometimes sheds tears with them. She also faces her sad past which took place 16 years ago.

Sakura No Oyakodon - Netflix

Type: Scripted

Languages: Japanese

Status: Running

Runtime: 55 minutes

Premier: 2017-10-07

Sakura No Oyakodon - List of Japanese dishes - Netflix

Below is a list of dishes found in Japanese cuisine. Apart from rice, staples in Japanese cuisine include noodles, such as soba and udon. Japan has many simmered dishes such as fish products in broth called oden, or beef in sukiyaki and nikujaga. Foreign food, in particular Chinese food in the form of noodles in soup called ramen and fried dumplings, gyoza, and western food such as curry and hamburger steaks are commonly found in Japan. Historically, the Japanese shunned meat, but with the modernization of Japan in the 1860s, meat-based dishes such as tonkatsu became more common.

Sakura No Oyakodon - Western-style sweets (yōgashi, 洋菓子) - Netflix

Yōgashi are Western-style sweets, but in Japan are typically very light or spongy. Kasutera: “Castella” Iberian-style sponge cake Mirukurepu: “mille feuilles”: a layered crepe that literally means, “one thousand leaves” in French.

Sakura No Oyakodon - References - Netflix