Updated: December 21, 2018
0 Bookmark

Sao Dou Hua: Best Sweet Tofu Desserts In Shinjuku, Tokyo!


The Taiwanese cafe now has a branch in Shinjuku, Tokyo. Try their irresistible sweet tofu desserts! Located on the 7th floor of Shinjuku Mylord shopping mall.

Feel free to follow favy!

Sao Dou Hua 騒豆花 Now In Shinjuku!

The shopping mall Shinjuku Mylord, which is part of the Shinjuku Station complex, is now home to the Sao Dou Hua, a popular Taiwanese cafe that serves sweet tofu-based deserts called Douhua. The shop has been so popular ever since it has opened that you'll often see long lines to get in.

Taiwanese Traditional Sweets

These desserts are made from a kind of very soft tofu. The tofu itself isn't sweetened but the toppings and syrup are. As for toppings, you'll often find tapioca, sweet beans and fruit. The sweetness of the toppings balances out perfectly the plain taste of the tofu. Overall, It's often considered a nutritious, healthy dessert.

What We Tried At Sao Dou Hua

Mango Watermelon (¥1,380)
The Mango Watermelon douhua is a popular seasonal item.

Apparently, the fruits and other ingredients are for the most part imported directly from Taiwan, so you really get an authentic taste.

The tofu is made in-house from scratch every day.
Aside from the fruits, there is some cream and condensed sweetened milk, tapioca pearls, and sherbert.

The tofu has such a nice smooth texture and because it isn't sweet, you can taste the natural flavour of the soybeans.

Many Kinds Of Fruit

There are many kinds of fresh fruit toppings you can try.

This strawberry one was particularly good. The sourness of the fruits combined with the sweetness of the liquid, and the soy taste of the tofu was spot on.

Taiwanese Savoury Dishes Are Available Too!

If you want to eat something savoury, try their minced pork rice or tantanmen! They are both specialties from Taiwan and are very popular in Japan right now.
Japanese food culture enthusiast. Love to explore new areas and discover local specialties.

Trending Posts


Biting Into a Pound of Steak! All the Meat You Can Dream of at Nikubaru Gaburi in Shibuya, Tokyo


Torisoba Kotobuki - Ikebukuro, Tokyo : When Life Gives You Lemons, Make An Awesome Bowl Of Ramen!


Kitakata Ramen Bannai - The Ultimate Ramen For All Meat Lovers!


"Han no Daidokoro Bettei" Is A Delectable Yakiniku Restaurant in Shibuya, Tokyo


You've Never Had Cheese Fondue Like This! Garden Farm, Shinjuku, Tokyo

More Trending Posts

Recommended For You!


Enjoy An Exquisite Customizable Yakiniku Course In Daikanyama At Seikou-En


Try Toriyasa, A Popular Izakaya In Kawasaki!

Foods hunter

re:Dine GINZA, Try Japan's First Shared Kitchen Restaurant!


Enjoy a Cocktail Together with Lunch at Ginza 300BAR NEXT


Gyukatsu MOTOMURA: Best Gyukatsu (Beef Cutlets) In Tokyo!


Featured Posts

Halal Restaurants In Japan!

Things to do in Japan in all regions!

Exploring Yokocho Alleys: a Guide to the Back Streets!

More Features


Watch Sumo Wrestlers At "Ichigatsubasho", 2019 New Year Sumo Tournament!

Jan 13, Sun ~ Jan 27, Sun

BLΛƆKPIИK will be in Osaka on Christmas Eve 2018!

Dec 24, Mon ~

Pop-Up World Trigger Cafe In Harajuku, Tokyo (From Dec. 14, 2018)

Dec 14, Fri ~ Jan 27, Sun

Caretta Shiodome Illuminations In Tokyo: Your Next Spot For Your Winter Date!

Nov 15, Thu ~ Feb 14, Thu

Doutor Coffee's 2018 Special Summer Menu In Japan!

Jun 16, Sat ~

Trending Tags