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Tonari Gumi's original cookbooks

Proceeds from the sale of Tonari Gumi's original cookbooks will help support programs and services for Japanese Canadian seniors. Tonari Gumi's original cookbooks are available in our centre (42 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver) or look for our booth at community events.

$25 per copy (tax included)

Special in-store deal only at Tonari Gumi: $65 (tax included) when you get three cookbooks.

Order your cookbooks online from the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre's online store.

From the Sea and the Shore

Steveston's Favourite Japanese Canadian Recipes

Contains over 65 recipes reflecting the food culture of the Steveston Japanese Canadian community. Learn traditional ways to reserve and prepare seafood, and the history of fishing in Steveston.


Our Edible Roots

The Japanese Canadian Kitchen Garden

Showcasing growing and foraging tips, and stories from seasoned gardeners. 40 delicious recipes (with vegan options) highlight these wonderful vegetables. Guides to using Japanese ingredients and methods for traditional culinary techniques are also included.


Home Away From Home

The Vancouver Japanese Canadian Seniors Cookbook

Full of great ideas for any occasion. There are over 70 healthy and delicious home-style recipes for many familiar Japanese dishes. Each recipe has step-by-step directions and a colour photograph.


Retail locations

Buy Tonari Gumi's cookbooks at the following locations.


Tonari Gumi

42 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC


Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre

6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby, BC


Gulf of Georgia Cannery

12138 Fourth Avenue, Richmond, BC


Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre

New Denver, BC


Sunshine Valley Tashme Museum

14781 Alpine Blvd, Hope, BC V0X 1L5


Shop Online

Visit the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre's online store to order your copy.

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