Make your own luck at Café Nekoemon—stop by for a drink, snack and to decorate your very own lucky cat figurine.
Little Bird Cafe near Yoyogi Park is a gluten-free oasis for celiacs & the gluten intolerant. Try pizzas, hamburgers, dumplings & more!
Coffee lovers, meet Kiyosumi.
Ahead of their grand opening, we chatted with one of the co-founders of the newest craft coffee spot in Tokyo. Craft beer is old news—this year Tokyo is all about craft coffee, and it’s not just for hipsters. Rather than […]
The closure of Omotesando Koffee was a sad loss, but Koffee mastermind Eiichi Kunimoto had an entirely new concept in the works - Koffee Mameya.
*IMPORTANT* Please note that all Aunt Stella cafes in Tokyo are now permanently closed. It’s possible to buy cookies in the Ikebukuro and Kichijoji stores, but no dine-in or all-you-can-eat service available. Cafes are still open in other parts of […]
Cafés! Oh how we love cafés. The perfect place to grab some breakfast or while away an afternoon, writing your novel and watching swaths of humanity while only having to minimally participate. Sometimes you can even grab some wi-fi and they’re certainly good places to practice your restaurant Japanese in a low-stress environment.
And in Tokyo, there’s a café for whatever your thing is. There are endless incarnations from the far out to the familiar. Whether you’re searching for a super cheap place to get a cup of joe, want to weigh in on the best pizza slice debate, or want to drink on a patio, Tokyo’s got you. You can stay in a manga café, go to artist Yoshitomo Nara’s café, or grab a vegetarian bite.
And of course we can’t forget the allure of maid cafés, butler cafés, cat cafés, owl cafés, hammock cafés… we’ve either already covered them or we’re going to, so watch this space! We’ve even interviewed people about cafés.