Best Ice Cream Shops in Tokyo

Delicious, refreshing and instagram-worthy, Tokyo's most trendy ice cream shops!

Treat yourself with delicious and refreshing ice cream in Tokyo this summer! There are numbers of ice cream shops in Tokyo, offering unique ice creams from colourful instagram worthy to authentic Japanese taste. Here are our picks of the best trendy ice cream shops in Tokyo today!

1. dolci cafe SILKREAM

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Cremia ice cream has been a sensational hit in the country in past years, which is soft serve made with the finest ingredients and has the richest taste. (It’s a luxurious ice cream), and their official cafe, dolci cafe SILKREAM is located in Shibuya area, Tokyo.


Access: 5 mins walk from Shibuya Station

Hours: 11:00~21:00


MELTING IN THE MOUTH is an ice cream shop located in Hiroo area, Tokyo. The extremely cute picturesque soft serve is made with organic milk which gives a rich and creamy taste.


Access: 5 mins walk from Hiroo Station

Hours: 10:30~20:00 (~20:30 on weekends)

3. Nanaya
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Love Matcha?? Then Nanaya (ななや) is a perfect place to indulge yourself with the richest Match ice cream. Nanaya’s ice creams are made with the finest Matcha products from Shizuoka Prefecture. From mild to rich, there are 7 different level of Matcha richness to choose.


Access: 10 mins walk from Shibuya Station

Hours: 11:00~19:00 (Closed on Tuesday)

4. Gomaya Kuki


Gomaya Kuki (ごまや くき) is the world’s richest sesame ice cream shop located in Harajuku area, Tokyo. The ice creams are available in black or white sesame flavours, and besides, various sesame desserts are served such as cheese cake and parfait.


Access: 2 mins walk from Meiji Jingu Mae Station

Hours: 11:00~19:00

5. Daily Chico

Daily Chico (デイリーチコ) is a long established soft serve ice cream shops located in Nakano area. Try their famous gigantic colourful rainbow soft serve with 8 different flavours. More surprisingly, this ridiculously tall and eye-popping ice cream cost less than $5!


Access: 5 mins from Nakano Station

Hours: 10:00~20:00

6. Eddy’s Ice Cream

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One of Tokyo’s most Instagram-Worthy dessert today, Eddy’s Ice Cream offers super instalicious colourful ice creams in the center of Kawaii culture, Harajuku. Pick extra topping and decorate your ice cream more colourful and fancy 😉


Access: 3 min walk from Meiji Jingu Mae Station

Hours: 11:00~20:00

Did you enjoy the list? Which ice cream shop in Tokyo do you wanna visit most this summer? If you love sweets and desserts, Tokyo is one of the greatest cities in the whole world!! For similar stories, please check out listed articles below, too!

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