Bridge Coffee, Kappabashi

Had some coffee here while in Kappabashi kitchen town, though I forgot to take a photo of it. It was ok; not particularly special. I think what people seem to like is their ice cream, which I didn't try.   Bridge Coffee 3-1-12 Matsugaya Kappabashi Kitchen Town Taito 111-0036, Tokyo


Amezaiku Yoshihara, Bunkyo

Pretty sweet craft, literally and figuratively.   Looking at the vast selection, I wondered how they made them.   Turns out some items are made-to-order! Watching the craftsmanship was mesmerizing. You know they're masters when they make it look easy. If I were doing this I'd make a mistake then try to fix it and end … Continue reading Amezaiku Yoshihara, Bunkyo

matenrou, Tokyo Skytree, Sumida

On the way to Jojoen previously, I noticed meat. It was a teppanyaki place and I wanted to come back to try it. So we did.   Sweet views.   Fortunately, we asked what was good. They recommended this sort of seafood pancake that had some roe. It was tasty!   Some veggies, to offset … Continue reading matenrou, Tokyo Skytree, Sumida


Soba House 大自然 上野店, Taito

Found this while walking around in Taito. Apologies for the potato-quality photo with unintentional sun flares.   I think it had just opened; we were the first & only ones inside.   Since I've had a soba + tempura meal elsewhere, I decided to try it here too. I still think NishiAnn's is better. This style seems … Continue reading Soba House 大自然 上野店, Taito