Sweet and simple: A list of supermarkets in Japan that specialize in or carry a decent selection of imported goods. We'd like to lengthen this post as we become aware of new chains, so if you have a favorite shop you'd like to share, please let us know in the comments section.

Jupiter Coffee (Sapporo)
Costco (Sapporo)
Don Quijote

Jupiter Coffee (Aomori, Morioka, Akita, Sendai, Fukushima, Koriyama)
Don Quijote

Jupiter Coffee (Tokyo, Yokohama, Fujisawa, Kumagaya, Kashiwa, Ichihara, Mito)
National Azabu (Tokyo)
Nissin (Tokyo)
Costco (Tokyo, Yokohama, Maebashi)
Don Quijote

Please also take a look at this wonderful list of Tokyo shops by bento.com

Costco (Nagoya)
Jupiter Coffee (Nagoya, Shizuoka, Numazu, Niigata, Fujiyoshida, Nagaoka)
Don Quijote

Costco (Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe)
Jupiter Coffee (Kusatsu, Otsu, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe, Nara)
Don Quijote

Costco (Hiroshima)
Jupiter Coffee (Okayama, Hiroshima, Sanyo-onoda, Tokushima, Takamatsu)
Don Quijote

Costco (Fukuoka, Kitakyushu)
Jupiter Coffee (Fukuoka, Saga)
Don Quijote


If you don't have a Costco local to you, you can get Yoyo Market to buy from Costco and ship to you
Yamaya markets, other liquor import stores

Here is a list of Yamaya shops, too:

They are quite prominent nationwide, with a great selection of imported goods. (Not just liquor!)

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