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Andaz Tokyo Toranomon Hills

The ANDAZ is one of my favorite hotels in Tokyo, opened in June 2014. (the 12th hotel of Andaz brand by Hyatt) The experience starts on the ground floor as you enter the exclusive elevator that takes you to the lobby on the 51-52nd Floor. Next to the lounge on […]

Yakiniku Jumbo Hanare

Yakiniku Jumbo Hanare located in Shirokane is till date my favorite Yakiniku place in Tokyo. My comfort zone. I always enter with an empty tummy and leave with a smile on my face. Note: It is essential that you book way in advance when planning a visit to Jumbo Hanare. […]

Aman Tokyo, Afternoon Tea

HIGH TEA AT THE LUXURIOUS AMAN TOKYO AMAN TOKYO, (built in 2014) is surely one of the best hotel properties in Tokyo. Style is Japanese, minimalistic and ultra modern. The lobby area is a huge atrium with a massive lobby that overlooks Tokyo city. I decided to do my ‘TOKYO […]

ICHIKORO, Azabujuban

Are you looking for a place that serves ramen in chicken broth?? ICHIKORO ramen shop id located in the heart of Azabujuban by the station and serves chicken focussed ramen with a rich and a delicious creamy broth. It is a bright, genki (lively) and clean spot (compared to other […]

Harry’s Sandwich Company

Stopped by this sandwich shop located on streets of Harajuku, a little tucked away but the space itself is super cool and cozy. Friendly staff, good variety of drinks and awesome variety of sandwiches including vegetarian options. I had their today’s special : Buffalo Chicken Sandwich with Blue cheese dressing. […]

Marugo Deli Ebisu

Hot days call for smoothie bowls!!! Marugo Deli Cafe is a small shop/cafe located in Ebisu, about a 5 min walk from Ebisu station. The smoothie bowls here are really good and fresh. Also vegan and vegetarian friendly. It’s a bit pricey, but again the location is great and the […]

Terres De Truffes,Omotesando

There is consensus that everything with Truffles tastes better, whether its a salad, a pasta dish or just roasted nuts. The restaurant ‘Terres de Truffes’ located in Minami-Aoyama, caters to those who are obsessed with truffles .They specialize in exquisite French and Japanese Truffle dishes. First opened in Nice,France in […]

D-29, Omotesando

Discovered a casual but high-quality Yakiniku restaurant called D-29 located in Minami-Aoyama. Don’t be fooled by its casual appearance as the quality of meat is supreme. They offer an a la carte menu but it seems like course is compulsory for dinner (per person). Not cheap! The courses range from […]

Heinz Beck, Marunouchi

Heinz Beck in Tokyo opened in late 2014, located in Nihon Semei Marunouchi Garden Tower. It has an excellent view of the palace and moat. It is a fine dining Italian restaurant named after Mr. Heinz Beck, who has been leading the gastronomic scene for years at the only restaurant […]

PIZZA KEVELOS, Harajuku

A taste of Napoli on the streets of Harajuku! Fantastic pizzas in a fashionable yet cozy atmosphere. The speciality of the pizzas here is the crust as its aged for 24 hours in a cellar before cooking. We opted for their most popular pizza – MARINARA AL FILETTO (Tomato, basil, […]