ONIBUS COFFEE New Opening – About Life Coffee Brewers
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ONIBUS COFFEE New Opening – About Life Coffee Brewers

ONIBUS COFFEE‘s second outlet About Life Coffee Brewers opens today, 31 May, at 1-19-8 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo. The menu offers ‘Black’, ‘White’ (milk-based), ‘Filter’ and ‘Others’. For filter coffee, you get to choose beans from Onibus Coffee(Okusawa), Switch Coffee Tokyo(Meguro) and AMAMERIA ESPRESSO(Musashi-Koyama). See you there! Facebook: About Life Coffee Brewers Website: About Life Coffee … Continue reading

Tokyo Coffee Trail: #16 Nozy Coffee
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Tokyo Coffee Trail: #16 Nozy Coffee

Masataka Nojo – Nozy Coffee Tokyo from Johan Kramer on Vimeo. Located along a road in the halcyon Setagaya neighbourhood, Nozy Coffee is named after Masataka Nojo’s moniker ‘Nozy’. Born in 1987, Masataka surprised industry veterans by starting Nozy Coffee while he was still in university. They have since expanded and even supplied beans to a … Continue reading

Tokyo Coffee Trail: #15 BALLON D’ESSAI LATTE & ART
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Tokyo Coffee Trail: #15 BALLON D’ESSAI LATTE & ART

After we left Bear Pond Espresso, we wandered around Shimokitazawa and explored the shops; that is how we found BALLON D’ESSAI. BALLON D’ESSAI literally means trial balloon in French. The idea is that customers come and hopefully, they can find what they are searching from a hot-air balloon vantage point. It is clear that latte … Continue reading

Tokyo Coffee Trail: #14 Little Nap COFFEE STAND
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Tokyo Coffee Trail: #14 Little Nap COFFEE STAND

Little Nap COFFEE STAND sits in a corner populated by Tokyo’s creative community near Yoyogi Park, sequestered from the urban frenzy. A caffeine joint that congregates people in the neighbourhood, the café emanates an unfettered laid-back charm. It is a tranquil place where you can commune with others or enjoy time out alone; a place … Continue reading

Tokyo Coffee Trail: #13 Bear Pond Espresso
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Tokyo Coffee Trail: #13 Bear Pond Espresso

Being too early, we were traipsing along sleepy alleys and soaking in the pleasant lassitude of Shimokitazawa on a sunny morning. Bear Pond Espresso may draw hordes of coffee cognoscenti clamouring but the ostensibly abhorrent rules made us jittery. Espresso is not available after 2pm. Strictly no photography is allowed in the shop. Only owner … Continue reading

Tokyo Cafe guide book
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Tokyo Cafe guide book

Intrepid Singaporean cinematographer Pok Yue Weng compiled 46 cafes in a fevered pursuit to document Japanese cafe culture. I have not read the book but you cannot go wrong with 46 cafe reviews. Imagine the sheer amount of coffee he imbibed! His life-risking feat is worth your support so get the book here: http://www.fivefingermountain.net/online-store/ Find … Continue reading