Gion Tokuya in Jingumae 2 chome

Located in Jingumae 2-chome, a 10 minutes walk from Gaienmae, Meiji-Jingu Mae, Harajuku and Omote-sando. Gion Tokuya is a hidden Japanese sweets parlor to enjoy Japanese sweets and tea in the Kyoto way.  Across the street from the Harajuku Police station, you follow the small road down and turn left at the corner of a small tobacco shop seen below and Gion Tokuya is located on your left side.

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When you see this turn left.

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This is the entrance.

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Rice cakes and green tea set served with free ice tea and oshibori is 800 yen.

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Green tea is ready to drink with two rounds of the sand clock after you pour in the hot water.

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Each table has a little BBQ grill on the table so that you can cook your own rice cakes.

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Dip your cooked rice cake with soy sauce.

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Wrap it with dried seaweed.

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Mmm…yummy!

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