10 Best Instagram-Worthy Food and Drink in Tokyo

Trendy, colourful and 1000% instagrammable food, dessert and drink in Tokyo!!

Best Instagram-Worthy Food and Drinks in Tokyo

One of the best things to do in Tokyo today is to try trendy instagrammable food and drinks!! There are numbers of cafes and restaurants offering delicious, colourful and creative food, desserts and beverage that are totally photo-worthy.

In this article, I have listed 10 most trendy instagram-worthy food, drink and dessert in Tokyo (Shibuya, Harajuku and more!) today which are highly recommended for foodies and instagram lovers from all around the world. Have the most kawaii food experience in Tokyo!


Newly opened in 2018 spring, LE SHINER (レ・シャイナー) is a small cafe in Harajuku specialized in rainbow food and drinks such as unicorn coloured ice cream and rainbow light bulb juice. Try their eye-popping rainbow cheese sandwich which is 1000% instagram-worthy!!

Map: https://goo.gl/Uf37jw

Access: 5 mins walk from Harajuku Station

Hours: 11:00~18:00

2. The Zoo (Doubutsuen)

The Zoo (Doubutsuen) serves the cutest ice cream which are themed in a variety of animals such as pig, elephant, koala bear and panda. Since opening in 2017 autumn, it has been one of the most instagrammed desserts in Tokyo today.

Map: https://goo.gl/pncVG8

Access: 5 mins walk from Meiji Jingu Mae Station

Hours: 11:00~19:00


The LA based tea brand, ALFRED TEA ROOM has opened their first Japanese branch in Aoyama area, Tokyo in 2017 autumn. The cafe and merchandise are themed in the signature millennial pink, and a various colourful boba (bubble tea) are available with trendy LA tea drinkers’ favourite flavours.

Map: https://goo.gl/s6XADi

Access: 3 mins walk from Omotesando Station

Hours: 9:00~21:00

4. Coisof

coisof (コイソフ) is one of the most popular ice cream shops in Tokyo, which opened in Harajuku Takeshita Street in 2017 summer. The rich sesame flavoured soft serve is topped with colourful “Oiri” which is a traditional snack from Kyoto. Inside the cafe, there are several photo spots that you can take instagram-worthy photos with the cute ice cream.

Map: https://goo.gl/epmfp3

Access: 5 mins walk from Harajuku Station



The popular burger shop from LA, UMAMI BURGER has landed in Tokyo in 2017 spring, and their first Japanese branch is located in Aoyama area. With the mouth watering burgers, you should definitely try their colourful “fancy milkshakes” which is rich milkshake topped with a lot of sweets!

Map: https://goo.gl/DcYdBe

Access: 4 mins walk from Omotesando Station

Hours: 11:00~22:00

6. Shirohige’s Cream Puff Factory

The world’s cutest cream puffs are served at Shirohige’s Cream Puff Factory (白髭のシュークリーム工房) in Setagaya Ward, Tokyo. The famous character of Studio Ghibli, Totoro (My Neighbour Totoro) shaped cream puffs are absolutely too cute to eat!! Cream puffs are available in 3–4 different flavours such as custard, chocolate, strawberry and mango depending on season.

Map: https://goo.gl/2qTYFn

Access: 2 mins walk from Setagaya Daita Station

Hours: 10:30~19:00 (closed on Tuesday)

More info : Shiro-hige’s Cream Puff Factory- The Only Official Totoro Bakery Cafe

7. havaro

Hana no Babaroa havaro (花のババロア havaro) is a sweet shop offering colourful and beautiful bavarian cream with edible flowers. The pretty bavarian cream is available in various flavours, colours and sizes. The shop is located at Ichibangai, the shopping area in Tokyo Station.

Map: https://goo.gl/ckUtuH

Access: Tokyo Station Yaesu North Exit

Hours: 9:00~20:30 (~20:00 on weekends and holidays)

8. Salon Ginza Sabou

Salon Ginza Sabou (銀座茶房) is a traditional and stylish Japanese restaurant situated at the 2F of Tokyu Plaza Ginza. The photo-worthy “Match Parfait” is served in a traditional wooden box called Masu, covered by a thin chocolate sheet and Matcha powder which looks like traditional Japanese garden. It’s the must-try Matcha dessert in Tokyo today!

Map: https://goo.gl/jyT3cA

Access: 4 mins walk from Ginza Station

Hours: 11:00~22:00


DUMBO is a New York style cafe where authentic coffee and delicious doughnuts can be enjoyed. The homemade fingerlicking doughnuts are available in 10 different flavours which are totally instagrammable with their vivid pink takeaway coffee cups 🙂

Map: https://goo.gl/CAC9R5

Access: 5 mins walk from Azabu Juban Station

Hours: 9:00~19:00

10. Creperie Tirol

Creperie Tirol (クレープリーチロル) is a cosy little crepe cafe serving delicious crepes with various flavours. Try their special crepes of the month which are served with a generous portion of seasonal fruits and look incredibly beautiful!


Access: 2 mins walk from Soshigaya Okura Station

Hours: 12:00~20:00 (closed on Mondays and Thursdays)

How did you enjoy my list of the most trendy instagram-worthy food and drinks in Tokyo 2019?? They are not only photo-worthy but deliciousness is 100% guaranteed!! If you enjoy both eating and photography, these 10 food and drinks are definitely for you 🙂

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