Food Prices in Japan

Recommended Minimum Amount of Money for food (2400 calories, Western food types)

Milk (regular), (0.25 liter) 48.01 ¥
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (125.00 g) 53.41 ¥
Rice (white), (0.10 kg) 53.12 ¥
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 48.21 ¥
Local Cheese (0.10 kg) 182.54 ¥
Chicken Fillets (0.15 kg) 130.48 ¥
Beef Round (0.15 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 366.57 ¥
Apples (0.30 kg) 217.35 ¥
Banana (0.25 kg) 84.36 ¥
Oranges (0.30 kg) 185.72 ¥
Tomato (0.20 kg) 124.37 ¥
Potato (0.20 kg) 89.03 ¥
Onion (0.10 kg) 33.90 ¥
Lettuce (0.20 head) 37.31 ¥
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person1,654.37 ¥
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
51,285.49 ¥

Recommended Minimum Amount of Money for food (2400 calories, Asian food types)

Loaf of Fresh White Bread (50.00 g) 21.36 ¥
Rice (white), (0.25 kg) 132.79 ¥
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 48.21 ¥
Chicken Fillets (0.20 kg) 173.97 ¥
Beef Round (0.10 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 244.38 ¥
Apples (0.25 kg) 181.12 ¥
Banana (0.25 kg) 84.36 ¥
Oranges (0.15 kg) 92.86 ¥
Tomato (0.20 kg) 124.37 ¥
Potato (0.20 kg) 89.03 ¥
Onion (0.10 kg) 33.90 ¥
Lettuce (0.10 head) 18.66 ¥
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person1,245.01 ¥
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
38,595.37 ¥

Food prices from our Cost of Living Section

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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 726.92 ¥ 529.96-946.35
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 193.82 ¥ 108.86-408.23
Rice (white), (1 lb) 240.93 ¥ 136.08-453.59
Eggs (regular) (12) 241.04 ¥ 156.00-336.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 827.98 ¥ 362.87-2,267.96
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 394.56 ¥ 181.44-680.39
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,108.50 ¥ 544.31-2,258.89
Apples (1 lb) 328.62 ¥ 139.25-680.39
Banana (1 lb) 153.06 ¥ 90.72-444.52
Oranges (1 lb) 280.80 ¥ 136.08-725.75
Tomato (1 lb) 282.07 ¥ 136.08-453.59
Potato (1 lb) 201.91 ¥ 90.72-444.52
Onion (1 lb) 153.77 ¥ 68.04-272.16
Lettuce (1 head) 186.57 ¥ 100.00-264.84