Onigiriyaon, Setagaya

On the way to NishiAnn Cafe, we passed this onigiri shop and decided to stop by on the way back.   I really liked the onigiri here. I would come back.   Since we only bought one, the shop owner couldn't let me leave empty handed. So, she made a miniature one for me! Lol. Onigiriyaon … Continue reading Onigiriyaon, Setagaya


Bear Pond Espresso, On The Corner, Shibuya

After not liking some of the more traditional coffee houses, I went in search of some third wave coffee joints.   View of the smoking section,  from the non-smoking section. Well, not really, but it smelled that way.   I tried espresso, but in the form of an iced latte (pictured, right). Also got an iced … Continue reading Bear Pond Espresso, On The Corner, Shibuya

Mister Donut, Akihabara

Lol. I was curious, with a name like that.   Seemed like standard chain donut quality that one can find anywhere.   Mister Donut 13-9, Sotokanda 3-Chōme Chiyoda, Tokyo Japan 101-0021


Kohikan, Taito

Found this chain while walking around, featuring charcoal roasted coffee and pictures of siphon coffee on the front window. Traditional, second-wave coffee.   The coffee is darkly roasted, and costs more than the toast IIRC. I didn't like it; I won't go back. Kohikan 1-10, Taito 4-Chōme Taito, Tokyo Japan 110-0016