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 […]
*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 […]
Looking for a place to recharge your phone? Lounge around in a comfy armchair surrounded by snoozing salarymen? Perhaps a place to plug in your laptop and browse Facebook while enjoying a beverage? If so, don’t go to Omotesando Koffee! […]
Today we venture to suburban Yokohama, along the Den-en-toshi Line, for delicious, wholesome and healthy hippie food. Both of today’s cafés are not exclusively vegan or vegetarian, but do offer veg options for folks of those persuasions. Both spots are […]
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.