Food Prices in Japan

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

Milk (regular), (0.25 liter) 52.66 ¥
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (125.00 g) 56.24 ¥
Rice (white), (0.10 kg) 52.41 ¥
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 65.89 ¥
Local Cheese (0.10 kg) 161.19 ¥
Chicken Fillets (0.15 kg) 138.02 ¥
Beef Round (0.15 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 348.85 ¥
Apples (0.30 kg) 202.33 ¥
Banana (0.25 kg) 82.71 ¥
Oranges (0.30 kg) 186.05 ¥
Tomato (0.20 kg) 128.21 ¥
Potato (0.20 kg) 78.36 ¥
Onion (0.10 kg) 33.34 ¥
Lettuce (0.20 head) 37.08 ¥
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person1,623.34 ¥
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
50,323.59 ¥

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

Loaf of Fresh White Bread (50.00 g) 22.49 ¥
Rice (white), (0.25 kg) 131.02 ¥
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 65.89 ¥
Chicken Fillets (0.20 kg) 184.03 ¥
Beef Round (0.10 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 232.57 ¥
Apples (0.25 kg) 168.61 ¥
Banana (0.25 kg) 82.71 ¥
Oranges (0.15 kg) 93.03 ¥
Tomato (0.20 kg) 128.21 ¥
Potato (0.20 kg) 78.36 ¥
Onion (0.10 kg) 33.34 ¥
Lettuce (0.10 head) 18.54 ¥
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person1,238.80 ¥
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
38,402.71 ¥

Food prices from our Cost of Living Section

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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 797.41 ¥ 598.10-1,082.63
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 204.06 ¥ 108.86-408.23
Rice (white), (1 lb) 237.72 ¥ 127.01-453.59
Eggs (regular) (12) 329.43 ¥ 216.00-418.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 731.14 ¥ 362.87-1,814.37
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 417.38 ¥ 181.44-612.35
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,054.92 ¥ 544.31-2,041.17
Apples (1 lb) 305.92 ¥ 162.84-598.00
Banana (1 lb) 150.08 ¥ 89.81-408.23
Oranges (1 lb) 281.31 ¥ 90.72-612.35
Tomato (1 lb) 290.76 ¥ 136.08-544.31
Potato (1 lb) 177.73 ¥ 81.65-296.38
Onion (1 lb) 151.21 ¥ 90.72-249.48
Lettuce (1 head) 185.40 ¥ 100.00-290.00