5 Best Kanmi-Dokoro (Japanese style cafes) In Tokyo

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Have you ever visited Kanmi-dokoro, which means cafe that serves a lot of Japanese traditional sweets? If you are a big fan of Matcha, Anko or Mochi, you should definitely visit one of these Kanmi-dokoro that I’m going to introduce today.

1. Hunawa Honten

Do you know what are those colorful balls and the yellow sticks? The colorful balls in the front are “anko balls”, which are made of different taste of anko. The yellow ones in the behind are “imoyokan”, which are sweet potato paste. They are all colorful, so why don’t you give this to someone as a souvenir?

Address: 1 Chome-22-10 Asakusa, Taito City, Tokyo 111-0032

2. Naniwaya Sohonten

They has been making Taiyaki, which is a fish shaped pancakes with anko filling inside for more than one hundred years. Since their beginning, they has been using the same original recipe of Taiyaki. If you visit here, you can definitely enjoy the most basic but best Taiyaki in Japan.

Address: 1 Chome-8-14 Azabujuban, Minato City, Tokyo 106-0045

3. Kinozen

The dessert in this picture is Matcha bavarian cream. It is a fusion of Japan and European dessert and that is why this sweet is loved even among young generations and many foreigners. The combinations of Matcha taste, anko, and whipped cream are great.

Address: 1 Chome−12, Kagurazaka, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 162-0825

4. Funabashiya Honten

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Funabashiya has been making its original Kuzumochi since its opening in 1805, and is one of the most famous Kanmi-dokoro that makes great Kuzumochi. Kuzumochi are sweet mochi cakes and it is usual to eat with Kuromitsu sauce and Kinako powder.

Address: 3 Chome-2-14 Kameido, Koto City, Tokyo 136-0071

5. Anmitsu Mihashi

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Anmitsu Mihashi is one of the most famous kanmi-dokoro which serves great Anmitsu. If you had never heard of Anmitsu before, you can imagine them as Japanese style parfait. Anmitsu has anko paste, some seasonal fruits, Japanese style jelly, and soft cream on top.

Address: 7 Chome-1-1 Ueno, Taito City, Tokyo 110-0005