2018 Valentine’s Day Menus at Popular Cafés in Japan

10.February.2018 | FEATURES / FOOD

The Valentines mood is setting scene on the street in Japan as we stroll hand-in-hand through the loving month of February.

 

As we edge closer to Valentine’s Day, popular cafés in Japan are already serving up limited edition menus for the special day. Let’s take a look.

 

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Kawaii Monster Café (Harajuku)
Harajuku’s iconic monster café has introduced 3 new items onto the menu for Valentine’s Day, available now until March 14th. If you’re looking to experience something different this year, then look no further than the Kawaii Monster Café, the only place that serves up the most colourful meals and desserts.

 

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KAWAII MONSTER CAFE HARAJUKU
Address: YM Square Bldg. 4F, 1-41-10 Jingumae, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening Hours:
[Monday-Saturday] Lunch 11:30-16:30 (last entry 15:30, last orders 16:00, 90 mins stay max.) / Dinner 18:00-22:30 (last orders 22:00)
[Sunday & Holidays] 11:00-20:00 (last orders 19:30)
*The max. stay time may increase to 2 hours during busy times.
No fixed holidays.
TEL: 03-5413-6142
Website: http://kawaiimonster.jp

 

 

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Cinnamoroll Cafe (Shinjuku / Kyoto)
The official café based on Sanrio’s popular puppy character Cinnamoroll have introduced two Valentine’s items onto their menu, as well as merchandise. These kawaii goodies are made with chocolate, fresh cream and strawberries. But the Cinnamoroll toppings might make them far too cute to eat!

 

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Cinnamoroll Cafe Valentine
Running: February 1, 2018 – February 28, 2018
Location: Cinnamoroll Cafe Shinjuku / Cinnamoroll Cafe Kawaramachi (Kyoto)

Store Details:
Shinjuku Branch: http://www.cinnamorollcafe.com/shinjuku/
Kawaramachi Branch: http://www.cinnamorollcafe.com

 

 

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ROLL ICE CREAM FACTORY (Harajuku / Osaka)
The ROLL ICE CREAM FACTORY is celebrating both Valentine’s Day & White Day this year. The colourful eye-catching arch made from marshmallows and lovey-dovey teddy bears holding hands at the bottom of the rainbow make this a super cute treat!

 

◼︎Information
Valentine’s Day & White Day Limited-Time Menu
Available: February 2, 2018 – March 14, 2018

ROLL ICE CREAM FACTORY – Omotesando (Harajuku) Main Branch
Address: JUST Harajuku 1F, 4-28-12 Jingumae, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening Hours: 10:00-21:00
No fixed holidays.
Access: 1-minute by foot from Meiji-Jingumae Station via Tokyo Metro / 5-minutes by foot from Omotesando Station via Tokyo Metro / 5-minutes by foot from Harajuku Station via JR Yamanote Line
TEL: 03-3470-0227

ROLL ICE CREAM FACTORY – Dōtonbori (Osaka) Branch
Address: 2-2-2 Dōtonbori, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka Prefecture
Opening Hours: 10:00-22:00
No fixed holidays.
Access: 1-minute by foot from Namba Station
TEL: 06-6212-0155

 

 

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MOMI&TOY’S (Harajuku)
For the Valentines season only, MOMI&TOY’S are selling their first ever selection of latte art crepes: choose from either the “Chocolate Heart Dark” or “Chocolate Heart White.” The smooth melt-in-the-mouth premium whipped cream together with the shop’s “Torokeru Crepe” make for a perfect match. You’ll become addicted to the full-bodied flavour of the rich milk!

 

■Information
Chocolate Heart Dark / White
Price: ¥550
Running: January 22, 2018 – February 14, 2018
Available: At select MOMI&TOY’S branches around Japan
MOMI&TOY’S Official Website: http://www.momiandtoy.com

 

 

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CROQUANTCHOU ZAKUZAKU (Harajuku / Kamata / Ikebukuro)
The cream puff experts at CROQUANTCHOU ZAKUZAKU will release two new products for Japan’s two romantic seasons: the dark chocolate clad “Zaku Zaku Noir” for Valentine’s Day and white chocolate “Zaku Zaku Blanc” for White Day. These are perfect as a little gift for that special someone.

 

◼︎Information
Limited Edition Valentine’s Day Product: “Zaku Zaku Noir”
Price: ¥290 each (tax incl.)
Available: January 18, 2018 – February 14, 2018
Stores: Harajuku, Kamata and Tobu Ikebukuro branches of CROQUANTCHOU ZAKUZAKU

Limited Edition White Day Product: “Zaku Zaku Blanc”
¥290 each (tax incl.)
Available: February 16, 2018 – March 18, 2018
Stores: Harajuku and Tobu Ikebukuro branches of CROQUANTCHOU ZAKU ZAKU (*Kamata branch not participating)

Website: www.zakuzaku.co.jp/

 

 

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Anywhere Door (Harajuku)
The “Harajuku Ringo” sold at Anywhere Door is a fruit cake that’s created to look just like a real apple. The Harajuku café are selling special Valentine’s Day versions of their popular apple-shaped cakes made with smooth dark chocolate, giving them that tinge of elegance. But you’d best be quick if you want one because you have to reserve them!

 

◼︎Information
Anywhere Door
Address: FLAG 1A, 3-27-15, Jingumae, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening Hours: 11:00-19:00
TEL: 03-6721-1995
Website: http://anywheredoor.jp/

 

 

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cafe accueil (Yokohama / Ebisu)
Drizzle custard sauce over this “Valentine’s Pancake” from cafe accueil, entwined with a specially made strawberry sauce. The sweet and sour combination is to die for!

 

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cafe accueil Marui City Yokohama
Address: Marui City Yokohama 4F, 2-19-12 Takashima, Nishi-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa Prefecture
Opening Hours: 10:30-20:30
TEL: 045-534-6661
Website: http://accueil.co.jp/yokohama/

cafe accueil Ebisu
Address: 2-10-10 Ebisunishi, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening Hours:
[Friday-Saturday & Holidays] 11:00-23:00 (last orders 22:00)
[Sunday-Thursday] 11:00-22:00 (last orders 21:00)
TEL: 03-6821-8888
Website: http://accueil.co.jp/ebisu/

Did you enjoy our list? Treat yourself or someone special this Valentine’s Day at a café in Japan and enjoy desserts galore.

 

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