An Izakaya is from origine an Alcohol House where business people come together after work to relax and enjoy drinks. Nowadays an Izakaya is a place where you can spend quality time with family, friends or colleagues while enjoying delicious food and drinks. The typical Izakaya dishes are perfect for sharing and can be eaten in no particular order.
The philosophy of an Izakaya is to spend quality time together while having drinks and small dishes in a paste that you decide. Take your time and enjoy the moment.