MOSHI MOSHI BOX Staff Recommends: 6 Tasty Souvenirs at Shinjuku Station

10.March.2018 | FEATURES / FOOD

It’s safe to say that a lot of people who travel around Tokyo use Shinjuku Station. There’s a lot of souvenir shops around there, but it can be difficult to know what to buy.

 

In this article, the staff over at the MOSHI MOSHI BOX, Harajuku’s tourist information center loved by travelers, will introduce you to some places to pick up a great souvenir around Shinjuku station, all easily accessible via train lines and the shinkansen!

 

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MOSHI MOSHI BOX ルキ

Ruki’s Recommendations (Spanish Staff) – “BAKE CHEESE TART”
They have a crispy and fluffy texture! They’re sweet and really delicious.

They’re tasty as they are, but I recommend eating them hot when the shop opens, that’s when they’re best♡

 

◼︎Information
BAKE CHEESE TART – Shinjuku LUMINE EST Branch
Address: LUMINE EST Shinjuku 1F, 3-38-1 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Opening Hours: [Monday-Friday] 11:00-22:00 / [Weekends & Holidays] 10:30-22:00
No Fixed Holidays. (Except when LUMINE EST Shinjuku is closed)
Access: Inside JR Shinjuku Station
TEL: 03-5925-8170
Website: http://www.bake.co.jp/

 

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MOSHI MOSHI BOX ミニマル

Minimal’s Recommendations (Hong Kong Staff) – Cream Puffs at “Choux d’Enfer Paris”
Cute, bite-sized cream puffs! The outside sugar is crunchy and the dough is light.

They have regular flavours like custard and chocolate, but also Japanese-style flavours including cherry blossom and matcha.

 

◼︎Information
Choux d’Enfer PARIS NEWoMan – Shinjuku Branch
Address: NEWoMan (Inside Shinjuku Station at New South Exit), 5-24-55 Sendagaya, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening Hours: 8:00~22:00
No Fixed Holidays.
Access: Inside JR Shinjuku Station at New South Exit
TEL: 03-3354-2181
Website: http://choux-d-enfer-paris.jp

 

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MOSHI MOSHI BOX ばなこ

Banako’s Recommendations (Chinese-Speaking Staff) – “Ginza Cozy Corner”
Ginza Cozy Corner sells delicious western-style confectioneries. I recommend their matcha flavoured yakikashi (baked sweets)! They’re made with carefully selected high quality ingredients such as Uji matcha and Uji houjicha that will make you feel relaxed. You can enjoy a combination of traditional Japan and western-style confectionery!

 

◼︎Information
Ginza Cozy Corner – JR Shinjuku Station South Exit Grounds
Address: JR Shinjuku Station South Exit Grounds, 3-38-1 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Opening Hours: 9:00-23:00
No Fixed Holidays.
Access: JR Shinjuku Station South Exit Grounds
TEL: 03-3346-0192
Website: http://www.cozycorner.co.jp/

 

MOSHI MOSHI BOX ミドリ・ブラックモア

Midori’s Recommendations (Miss ID Semifinalist) – Pochiokaki at “Hyouhyouan”
These crunchy rice crackers come in decorative envelopes with beautiful Edo designs! They can of course be given as a New Year’s gift, and are a sign of good luck as a celebratory present. The rice crackers are also made of a rare mochi rice from Toyama Prefecture. They will satisfy kids and adults alike.

 

◼︎Information
Hyouhyouan
Address: NEWoMan SHINJUKU 2F, 5-24-55 Sendagaya, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening Hours: 08:00-22:00
Access: 30-minutes’ on foot from JR Shinjuku Station South Exit
TEL: 03-6380-1377
Website: http://www.kakiyama.com/hyohyoan/

 

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MOSHI MOSHI BOX ハウレット・エリー

Ellie’s Recommendations (English-Speaking Staff) – Namasasara at “Yui”
This shop sells cute bite-sized Japanese sweets. You can buy them from inside NEWoMan which is a shopping facility directly connected to Shinjuku Station. Each and every one of their fine confectioneries are carefully handmade by experts. They sell sweets individually too, so I recommend them as a little present!

 

◼︎Information
Yui – NEWoMan Shinjuku
Address: Yui NEWoMan Shinjuku 2F, 5-24-55 Sendagaya, Shibuya, Tokyo
Opening Hours: 8:00-22:00
Access: 30-minutes’ on foot from JR Shinjuku Station South Exit
TEL: 03-3353-5521
Website: http://www.ryoguchiya-korekiyo.co.jp/

 

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MOSHI MOSHI BOX 館長

Shiota’s Recommendations (Director of MOSHI MOSHI BOX) – An Chocolate at “L’OLIOLI 365”
“An Chocolate” is a steamed dessert made with red bean and chocolate. The center has two layers and the bottom is a red bean and chocolate mousse. They have plenty of flavours including apricot jam, caramel, matcha and more.

 

◼︎Information
L’OLIOLI 365 – Shinjuku Isetan Branch
Address: Shinjuku Isetan B1F, 3-14-1 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Opening Hours: 10:30-20:00
No Fixed Holidays. (Except when Isetan is closed)
Access: 4-minutes on foot from Shinjuku Station via any line
TEL: 03-3352-1111
Website:  http://www.anniversary-web.co.jp/lolioli/text/top.html

 

Did you enjoy the staff’s list?

 

If you find yourself stuck on what to buy as a gift, then be sure to reference this article. Have a wonderful trip in Tokyo♫

 

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