Pancakes are the world popular breakfast or dessert. But did you know some pancakes in Japan are slightly different from the ones you can find in other countries. When you come to Tokyo, you must try these extra fluffy pancakes everyone uploads on Instagram!
"Shiawase (幸せ/happy) no Pancake" is a place that will surely make you happy. They have a menu called "Shiawase no pancake" (1100 yen), this menu item is named after the restaurant and is the most popular dish. It is served with rich honey and butter. Enjoy these simple yet fluffy and creamy pancakes.
There are three branches in Tokyo and all of them are close to stations.
1. Omotesando location - 3 mins walk from Omotesando station 2. Shibuya location - 8 mins from Shibuya station 3. Kichijoji location - 2 mins from Kichijoji station
Cafe & Pancake Gram
Gram only offers these "premium pancake" (950yen) three times a day, and only 20 dishes at each serving time. The serving times are at 11 am, 3 pm, and 6 pm, so it is recommended to get the restaurant 30 minutes to one hour earlier so you can put your name on the list.
This pancakes tower come topped with butter and powdered sugar, whipped cream and maple syrup on the side. The texture is very light and creamy. It's like a dream!
They also offer some pancakes with not sweet ingredients like salmon & avocado (1050 yen) and eggs & bacons (950 yen).
Grams can be found at these 5 places in Tokyo, Harajuku Shibuya, Kichijoji, Jiyugaoka, and Machida.
Meringue is used in the batter so it has a soufflé-like fluffy texture. The pancakes are cooked so it still remains the perfect texture that melts in your mouth.
There is no way it is not good with ice cream and rich whip cream topped on the pancake!
It is located near Tokyo Skytree Station. Thick pancakes can again be eaten at this café where you can relax while viewing TOKYO SKYTREE.
The pancakes, with a thickness of five centimeters, are cooked thoroughly after receiving an order. The color is also perfect!
The maple syrup drizzled beautifully on the pancakes shine. This restaurant offers many options such as whip cream and raspberries that are topped on the pancakes.
If you think that you are going to get fat, you lose. Indulge yourself in pancakes to satisfy your appetite!
What did you think? All of the pancakes introduced had a surprising thickness, didn’t they? You may have had cravings to eat them. Don’t miss this chance and go to the restaurants to try out the thick pancakes.
And if you have another kind of sugar craving and want to have some of the best ice cream in the city, make sure to check our selection below!