Food Prices in Japan

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

Milk (regular), (0.25 liter) 49.46 ¥
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (125.00 g) 53.38 ¥
Rice (white), (0.10 kg) 50.28 ¥
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 47.44 ¥
Local Cheese (0.10 kg) 192.06 ¥
Chicken Fillets (0.15 kg) 130.79 ¥
Beef Round (0.15 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 350.79 ¥
Apples (0.30 kg) 223.52 ¥
Banana (0.25 kg) 76.32 ¥
Oranges (0.30 kg) 179.13 ¥
Tomato (0.20 kg) 131.59 ¥
Potato (0.20 kg) 80.62 ¥
Onion (0.10 kg) 31.98 ¥
Lettuce (0.20 head) 38.17 ¥
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person1,635.52 ¥
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
50,700.99 ¥

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

Loaf of Fresh White Bread (50.00 g) 21.35 ¥
Rice (white), (0.25 kg) 125.69 ¥
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 47.44 ¥
Chicken Fillets (0.20 kg) 174.39 ¥
Beef Round (0.10 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 233.86 ¥
Apples (0.25 kg) 186.26 ¥
Banana (0.25 kg) 76.32 ¥
Oranges (0.15 kg) 89.57 ¥
Tomato (0.20 kg) 131.59 ¥
Potato (0.20 kg) 80.62 ¥
Onion (0.10 kg) 31.98 ¥
Lettuce (0.10 head) 19.08 ¥
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person1,218.15 ¥
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
37,762.74 ¥

Food prices from our Cost of Living Section

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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 748.86 ¥ 567.81-946.35
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 193.71 ¥ 97.98-453.59
Rice (white), (1 lb) 228.06 ¥ 136.08-453.59
Eggs (regular) (12) 237.21 ¥ 150.00-309.60
Local Cheese (1 lb) 871.17 ¥ 362.87-2,267.96
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 395.51 ¥ 158.76-635.03
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,060.77 ¥ 500.00-2,041.17
Apples (1 lb) 337.95 ¥ 158.76-680.39
Banana (1 lb) 138.47 ¥ 68.04-344.73
Oranges (1 lb) 270.84 ¥ 113.40-680.39
Tomato (1 lb) 298.44 ¥ 136.08-544.31
Potato (1 lb) 182.84 ¥ 68.04-453.59
Onion (1 lb) 145.05 ¥ 68.04-226.80
Lettuce (1 head) 190.84 ¥ 100.00-270.00