Rainbow sweets are now trending. As well as being very popular overseas, a large variety of shops that sell rainbow sweets have also been opening in Japan. Today we’ll be looking at rainbow sweets that you can eat in Tokyo! The impact of their vivid colours makes them perfect for an Instagram shot!
LE SHINER (Takeshita Street, Harajuku)
This shop has appeared many times on TV for its Instagram-worthy aesthetics. The pink bear is a real eye-catcher! The exterior is also cute ♡
The shop’s speciality is the rainbow soft serve ice cream. Colourful rainbow ice cream spirals around the base of pink ice cream.
Their colourful menu also includes rainbow cake sticks, rainbow sandwiches and much more!
Further information: https://www.moshimoshi-nippon.jp/ja/93444
LE SHINER (レ・シヤナー)
Address: COXY176 Building 1st floor, 1-7-10, Jingumae, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening hours: Weekdays – 11:00 — 18:00 / Weekends & national holidays – 10:30 — 19:00
Access: 3-minute walk from Harajuku station Takeshita Street exit (JR Yamanote line)/ 4-minute walk from the 5th exit of Meiji-Jingumae Station (Tokyo Metro Chiyoda line)
Totti Candy Factory (Takeshita Street, Harajuku)
Totti Candy Factory has cute petit cakes, cotton candy and much more. There must be so many people who have tried this! Whatever you may have heard about this place, their showstopper is definitely the huge colourful cotton candy!
If you’re looking for a present or souvenir, we recommend you get one in a cup!
Totti Candy Factory
Address: RYU Apartment 2nd floor, 1-16-5, Jingumae, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening hours: Weekdays – 11:00 — 20:00
Weekends & national holidays: 10:00 — 20:00
Access: 3-minute walk from Harajuku station Takeshita Exit (JR Yamanote line)
KAWAII MONSTER CAFE, HARAJUKU
The KAWAII MONSTER CAFE is a new famous spot in Harajuku that has attracted many from all over the world.
One of their specialities is the colourful poison parfait, which is a photogenic masterpiece that is topped with ice cream, fruit, and even a piece of roll cake.
There are even rainbow cakes, rainbow pasta dishes, and much more!
Further information: https://www.moshimoshi-nippon.jp/ja/64096
KAWAII MONSTER CAFE（カワイイモンスターカフェ）
Address: YM Square 4th floor, 4-31-10, Jingumae, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening hours: Lunch: 11.30 — 16:30 (last orders: 16:00 ), dinner: 18:00 — 22:30 (last orders: 22:00) (Monday — Saturday and the day before national holidays
※ 90-minute seating slots, last entry: 15:30
Sundays & national holidays 11:00 — 20:00（Last orders: 19:30）
No regular closing days. It is possible that customers will not be allowed to enter the cafe when certain events take place.
Access: 1-minute walk from the 5th exit of Meiji-Jingumae station (Subway)/ 5-minute walk from JR Harajuku station Omotesandō exit
TEL: 03-5413-6142 ※It is possible to make reservations（Excluding Weekends and national holidays）
LOLA’S Cupcakes (Roppongi, Harajuku)
It is possible to say that LOLA’S Cupcakes are the instigators for the rainbow sweets trend. Their cupcakes may be famous, but their rainbow cakes are also a popular choice!
Seven different colour layers of cake are sandwiched together with buttercream.
Address: Cascade, 2nd floor, 1-10-37, Jingumae, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening hours: 11:00 — 20:00
Access: 2-minute walk from 3rd exit Meiji-Jingumae station (Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin line/ Chiyoda line), 2-minute walk from Harajuku station Omotesando exit (JR Yamanote line)
Address: Roppongi Hills Metro Hut floor B1, 6-4-1, Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo
Opening hours: 11:00 — 21:00
Access: Direct access from the concourse of Roppongi station (Tokyo Metro Hibiya line), 4-minute walk from Roppongi station (Toei Ōedo Line)
A WORKS (Gakugei-daigaku Station)
What makes this cafe appear so Instagram-worthy is its resemblance to a traditional Japanse-style house. In this popular cafe, all the cakes are made by hand. Sales end once all the cakes are gone.
This place has more to offer than just a rainbow-coloured cheesecake — there are also unicorn cakes, Cheshire cat cakes and much more ♡
Address: 3-3-7, Takaban, Mguro, Tokyo
Opening hours: Monday, Tuesday Friday & Sunday: 11:30 — 22:00
Thursdays: 11:30 — 16.00
Saturdays: 11:30 — 23:00（Last orders: 22:00)
Regular closing days: Wednesdays
Access: 2-minute walk from Gakugei-daigaku Station (Toyoko line)
NEW NEW YORK CLUB (Azabu-Jūban/ Jiyūgaoka station)
This shop was built for those who want to experience and taste New York culture in a New York atmosphere. Their signature treat is the rainbow-coloured bagel. However, they are only available on the weekends!
NEW NEW YORK CLUB
Address: 3-8-5, Azabu-Jūban, Minato, Tokyo
Opening hours: 9:00 — 18:00 (Sales will end once all have been sold)
No regular closing days
Access: 3-minute walk from the A1 exit of Azabu-Jūban station (Tokyo Metro Namboku line)
Address: TF 2-15-14, Midorigaoka, Meguro, Tokyo
Opening hours: 11:30 — 20:00
Regular closing days: Tuesday
Access: 5-minute walk from Jiyūgaoka station
What are you waiting for? Get your hands on some rainbow sweets!