Shibuya is home to fashion, entertainment, and dining and youth culture. It’s a hub where you can find anything and everything. The lively atmosphere excludes a charm of its own that is uniquely found in this city.
Start your day right by having a delightful breakfast in one of the countless cafes and restaurants in this thriving city. Enjoy your favorite bread, pancakes, hotcakes, coffee and cream to your heart’s content. If you have no idea where to go, Visit these 10 breakfast places in Shibuya for a great morning start.
1. Brasserie VIRON (ブラッスリー・ヴィロン 渋谷店)
Brasserie VIRON is a restaurant that excludes a classical atmosphere. The red and white interior design has an elegant charm that will not fail to give a good impression. Their concept of bringing France to Tokyo can be felt and tasted with every dish that they serve. Truly, one of the best places to enjoy brunch in Shibuya.
Address: 33-8 Udagawacho Shibuya-ku Tokyo
Website: https://tabelog.com/en/tokyo/A1303/A130301/13004627/ (Japanese Only)
2. Kanetanaka So (金田中 草)
Kanetanaka So is a great place to eat traditional kaiseki breakfast in Shibuya. They have set menus and A la carte that may strike your fancy. Since the restaurant is located in the Cerulean Tower Hotel, expect the menu to be a bit pricey. Even though they serve traditional Japanese meals, their interior design leans more on the Western culture.
Address: Cerulean Tower Tokyu Hotel 2F, 26-1 Sakuragaokacho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
3. Shunsai (旬菜)
Shunsai is all about great food and amazing views of the city of Shibuya. Conveniently located on the 25th floor of the Shibuya Excel Hotel Tokyu, you are guaranteed to have scenic views of the city while enjoying your meal. Their staff and service are good as well. Going here for lunch or dinner is definitely a good idea.
Address: 1-12-2 Dogenzaka Shibuya-ku Tokyo
4. BUY ME STAND (バイ ミー スタンド)
BUY ME STAND is a unique restaurant that specializes in sandwiches. Their original sandwiches are quite popular with the locals and can be ordered as a takeout. Decent size bread, perfectly toasted, and sandwiches filled with delicious flavors awaits those who will enter its doors.
Address: Namikibashi manshon 302,1-31-19 Higashi, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
5. Sakuragaoka Cafe (桜丘カフェ)
Sakuragaoka Cafe is one of those cafes that will make an impression. I mean, there are cat cafes, dog cafes, bird cafes and other animal cafes in Shibuya. But, who in their right minds would elect goats as the mascots of their cafe? Surprisingly, they did and their guests often have funny reactions to their choice. In any case, Sakuragaoka cafe is a located on top of a small hill away from the hustle and bustle of Shibuya. A great place to have breakfast and of course, the goats will keep you company as well.
Address: 23-3 Sakuragaokacho, Shibuya, Tokyo
Website: http://www.udagawacafe.com/sakuragaoka/en/ (Japanese Only)
6. TRUNK KITCHEN
TRUNK KITCHEN is a restaurant where EAST meets WEST. Here you’ll find Japanese and Western dishes that are guaranteed to satisfy your taste buds. They use local and domestic ingredients in their dishes which can be sensed after each bite. Another unique thing about TRUNK KITCHEN is that they use plates, glasses and cutlery that is “environmentally friendly” in Japan.
Address: 5-31 Jinguumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
7. BOUL’ANGE Shibuya
BOUL’ANGE has a great selection of pastries that will never fail to amaze you. The French-style bakery is said to have the most delicious bread in the area. Just a bite on one of their croissants and you know that you came to the right place. You don’t have to be a bread lover to appreciate delicious bread in this recently opened cafe in Shibuya.
Address: BCE Salon Shibuya 1F , 1-14-11 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Website: http://www.baycrews.co.jp/business/food/ (Japanese Only)
8. STREAMER COFFEE COMPANY (ストリーマー コーヒーカンパニー)
STREAMER COFFEE COMPANY in Shibuya is a laid-back cafe where you can relax and take a breather from your usual daily routine. Order their highly recommended “streamer latte”, grab a few pastries and you’re ready to go. Sit back and enjoy your coffee while having a nice chat with your friends in this cafe that is found near cat street in Shibuya.
Address: 1-20-28 Shibuya Shibuya-ku Tokyo
9. Ajigen Shibuya Utagawa (味源 渋谷宇田川店)
Ajigen serves decent ramen, tsukemen and dumplings that are close to the center of Shibuya. While it may not be the best ramen restaurant out there, it is still a good place to enjoy a bowl of spicy miso ramen. Don’t worry. It’s not that spicy and the taste are just right, and it’s open 24 hours a day.
Address: 26-6 Udagawacho Shibuya-ku Tokyo
10. Honke Shibusoba (本家しぶそば)
Honke Shibusoba is a standing soba restaurant where you can “slurp” to your hearts content. In Japan, slurping noodles is not considered bad manners and more of a way to praise the chef for creating a delicious bowl of noodles. A perfect place to grab a quick meal if you’re in a hurry.
Address: 2 Chome-24-1 Shibuya Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Website: http://www.shibu-soba.jp (Japanese Only)
Data is as of June 2018
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