Top 10 awesome shows like The Solitary Gourmet that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching The Solitary Gourmet and you can't get over how good this show was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar shows which are created by the likes of Kenji Mizoguchi, Yutaka Matsushige and Tomoki Uekusa . Here goes the list -

  1. Otôsan to yobasete
  2. Lost Days
  3. The Cloud Stairs
  4. Kogure shashinkan
  5. SDB National Police Agency Special Defense Bureau
  6. Heat
  7. Clone Baby
  8. Omoni naitemasu
  9. Boku to kanojo to kanojo no ikiru michi
  10. Last Hope
  1. Otôsan to yobasete

    Otôsan to yobasete

    This show, created by Kazunari Hoshino, Kenichi Endô and Atsuro Watabe, scores 6.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  2. Lost Days

    Lost Days

    A group of university students who belong to the same tennis club, Shino Yuta, Sakurada Miki, Sasaki Rinka, Takano Natsu, Fueki Mana, Tachibana Satsuki and Sakurada Wataru, go on a graduation trip to a cottage in the mountains in winter. Although the seven members seem to be good friends, each of them actually has secrets which they cannot tell anyone about; hidden feelings of love and jealousy. Yuta, the cool and brilliant president of the club, is attracted to the sociable and trusting Miki, and intends to tell her about his feelings on this trip, but things do not work out the way he wants. Miki is dating Yuta's good friend, the free-spirited Natsu and is so into him that she is blind to her surroundings. The seven friends have conflicting positions and when love starts to go down the tubes, a murder occurs like a bolt from the blue. Amid the fear and doubt, hidden emotions begin to come into the open through exchanges which probe each other's intentions.

    This show, created by Junichi Tsuzuki, Kôji Seto and Anna Ishibashi, scores 5.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  3. The Cloud Stairs

    The Cloud Stairs

    Saburo works at a medical office on The Izu Islands, which has seen its population dwindle over the years. Even though Saburo doesn't have a medical license, he performs operations under the instructions of Dr. Muraki. Because of his gifted dexterity and sincerity, people call him the Young Doctor. Saburo becomes conflicted over his position, but he convinces himself that what he is doing is helping people. Saburo becomes is also loved by nurse Akiko Suzuki and Akiko Tasaka, who is the daughter of the director of a general hospital in Tokyo.

    This show, created by Ryûichi Inomata, Hiroki Hasegawa and Izumi Inamori, scores 8.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  4. Kogure shashinkan

    Kogure shashinkan

    The Hanabishi family moves into the old building "Kogure Photo Studio." The first son Eiichi (Ryunosuke Kamiki) is a 2nd year high school student. One day, a neighbor, who is also a high school student, shows him a picture. That picture was developed at "Kogure Photo Studio." In the picture, a woman is crying. The person looks more like a spirit than an actual person. Eiichi tries to unveil the secrets of the picture with the help of Nobuko Kakimoto, who works at the real estate office which introduced the "Kogure Photo Studio" to his family. Eiichi also gets his family and friends involved in solving the mysterious puzzle.

    This show, created by Izuru Kumasaka, Ryûnosuke Kamiki and Riko Narumi, scores 7.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  5. SDB National Police Agency Special Defense Bureau

    SDB National Police Agency Special Defense Bureau

    This show, created by Hisashi Ueda, Tsuyoshi Ihara and Kôhei Matsushita, scores 7.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  6. Heat

    Heat

    An ambitious real estate employee, Tatsuya Ikegami, joins the volunteer fire department in order to make a research for his urban development project. He hides his true identity and doesn't get along well with others.

    This show, created by Yoshinori Kobayashi, Akira and Chiaki Kuriyama, scores 7.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  7. Clone Baby

    Clone Baby

    Revolving around human cloning, the story is described as a suspense and mystery story set in a metaphorical game of "musical chairs," involving elements such as psychological warfare.

    This show, created by Ryûtarô Kawashima, Tomohiro Ichikawa and Tôri Matsuzaka, scores 6.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  8. Omoni naitemasu

    Omoni naitemasu

    This show, created by Hiroki Hayama, Nanao and Yuichi Nakamaru, scores 7.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  9. Boku to kanojo to kanojo no ikiru michi

    Boku to kanojo to kanojo no ikiru michi

    Tetsuro Koyanagi (Tsuyoshi Kusanagi of J-pop group SMAP), a workaholic, is caught off-guard one day by his wife's sudden request for a divorce. He fails to take her seriously, and she leaves him, running off to Paris. However, she also leaves behind their young daughter, Rin (adorably portrayed by Karen Miyama). Tetsuro has not played much of a part in raising Rin, but he learns what being a father means to him, as well as what he really wants in life, with emotional support from Rin's English teacher Yura Kitajima (Koyuki).

    This show, created by Shin Hirano, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi and Koyuki, scores 7.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  10. Last Hope

    Last Hope

    The serial takes place at a clinic where bright physicians employ bleeding edge medical technology to tend to their patients. While the doctors have different characters and backgrounds they ensure the centre acts effectively. Nevertheless, their personal situations come under the microscope.

    This show, created by Hiroki Hayama, Masaki Aiba and Mikako Tabe, scores 7.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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