The search for true coffee excellence is pursued with surprising vigour at this pricey but popular Shinjuku basement. The cheapest choice from the menu will set you back a cool ¥1,000, but at least the cups will be bone china - selected from an enormous collection. Special tasting events are held periodically for connoisseurs.

Tokyo City Guide (Edition 5)


Toriichi Bldg B1, 3-23-1 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

Transport Shinjuku station (Yamanote, Chuo, Sobu lines), east exit; (Marunouchi line), exit A5; (Oedo, Shinjuku lines), exit 1.

Telephone 03 3341 0179

Open 12.30-11.30pm daily.


Please note: All information is correct at the time of writing but is subject to change without notice.

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