Food Prices in Japan

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

Milk (regular), (0.25 liter) 49.33 ¥
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (125.00 g) 52.34 ¥
Rice (white), (0.10 kg) 50.80 ¥
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 47.06 ¥
Local Cheese (0.10 kg) 189.57 ¥
Chicken Fillets (0.15 kg) 124.65 ¥
Beef Round (0.15 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 352.32 ¥
Apples (0.30 kg) 214.87 ¥
Banana (0.25 kg) 74.72 ¥
Oranges (0.30 kg) 174.99 ¥
Tomato (0.20 kg) 129.89 ¥
Potato (0.20 kg) 80.26 ¥
Onion (0.10 kg) 30.90 ¥
Lettuce (0.20 head) 38.60 ¥
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person1,610.31 ¥
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
49,919.63 ¥

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

Loaf of Fresh White Bread (50.00 g) 20.94 ¥
Rice (white), (0.25 kg) 127.00 ¥
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 47.06 ¥
Chicken Fillets (0.20 kg) 166.20 ¥
Beef Round (0.10 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 234.88 ¥
Apples (0.25 kg) 179.06 ¥
Banana (0.25 kg) 74.72 ¥
Oranges (0.15 kg) 87.50 ¥
Tomato (0.20 kg) 129.89 ¥
Potato (0.20 kg) 80.26 ¥
Onion (0.10 kg) 30.90 ¥
Lettuce (0.10 head) 19.30 ¥
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person1,197.70 ¥
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
37,128.84 ¥

Food prices from our Cost of Living Section

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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 747.00 ¥ 567.81-946.35
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 189.93 ¥ 97.98-453.59
Rice (white), (1 lb) 230.43 ¥ 136.08-453.59
Eggs (regular) (12) 235.32 ¥ 150.00-300.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 859.88 ¥ 362.87-2,267.96
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 376.94 ¥ 158.76-625.96
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,065.39 ¥ 453.59-2,041.17
Apples (1 lb) 324.88 ¥ 145.15-680.39
Banana (1 lb) 135.57 ¥ 68.04-362.87
Oranges (1 lb) 264.58 ¥ 90.72-680.39
Tomato (1 lb) 294.58 ¥ 136.08-453.59
Potato (1 lb) 182.03 ¥ 68.04-383.74
Onion (1 lb) 140.17 ¥ 68.04-226.80
Lettuce (1 head) 193.02 ¥ 100.00-280.00