Shibuya

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 […]

Tsukumo Ramen, Ebisu

If you want to try something unusual and original this ramen shop is a must in Ebisu. The store is clean and spacious (when compared with other standard ramen shops). The menu has multiple options but I would strongly suggest to try the speciality of the house which is – […]

Fuku Yakitori, Yoyogi-uehara

You will never know just how good grilled meat on skewers can be until you visit Fuku, a Yakitori (grilled chicken) restaurant located in Yoyogi-uehara. A cosy little restaurant with four tables and a counter. Nevertheless, the menu offerings at Fuku are rather innovative so apart from the usual offerings, […]

35 Steps Bistro, Shibuya

35 Steps Bistro is a good example of a typical Tokyo Izakaya. It doesn’t have the intimacy of some independently owned places – this is more of a casual place to come with friends or colleagues for a casual dinner. A bit hard to find the way but fantastic food […]

Kichiri, Ebisu

Looking for a Family-friendly restaurant/izakaya for dinner time? Well, This is my new favourite Izakaya introduced to be by the famous Blogger in Tokyo @thetokyochapter. Kichiri is a modern Japanese ( fusion) Izakaya located right by the Ebisu station. Kichiri is a chain of restaurants so, if you’re fan keep […]

Din Tai Fung, Ebisu

Din Tai Fung is a Taiwanese style restaurant that specialises in soup dumplings (also known as Xiao Long Bao). For those of you who have never tried soup dumplings, well I will tell you I am not talking about dumplings in soup. In fact quite the opposite! Handmade in store, […]

Snowy Village Dessert Cafe, Harajuku

Snowy Village Dessert Cafe is the hottest (cafe) these days in Harajuku. This Korean establishment is very unique and interesting that specialize’s in ”BING Su” which is finely shaved ice with pieces of fresh mango (fruit), icecream and mango puree. The serving portion is massive so don’t be overwhelmed, get […]

YakiYaki Miwa, Hiroo

Looking for a classic local ‘Teppanyaki’ in Tokyo?? The word teppanyaki is derived from teppan (鉄板), which means iron plate, and yaki(焼き), which means grilled, broiled, or pan-fried. In Japan, teppanyaki refers to dishes cooked using an iron plate, including steak, shrimp, okonomiyaki, yakisoba, and monjayaki. This restaurant ‘YakiYaki Miwa’ […]

Breizh Cafe Le Comptoir, Ebisu

Are you looking for a place in Tokyo that serves Gluten Free Galettes and Crepes?? Then stop by Breiz Cafe in Ebisu. They have several branches in Tokyo in different locations like Ginza, Shinjuku, Sendagaya and Ebisu. This place is French and they serve crepes /galettes in any way possible. […]

Shou-taian Niku baru, Shibuya

If you are around Shibuya and looking for a place that has good meat option for lunch, I would like to recommend this place called ‘SHOUTAIAN NIKU BARU’ It’s a cute, small restaurant with an UNBELIEVABLE choice of beef plates, including an amazing Wagyu Hamburger steak with Japanese ponzu sauce. […]