2 of the Best Places in Tokyo Where You Can Enjoy Doughnuts and Coffee!

  • Doughnuts are one of the best comfort foods you can have when traveling abroad. They are naturally delicious and rarely disappoint. Tokyo has the most number of doughnut shops you can find anywhere in the country.

    If you’re looking for the best doughnut shops in Tokyo, look no further than these two shops which offer a good selection of classic and modern doughnuts. They are definitely worth checking out!

    1. Dumbo Doughnuts and Coffee

    Coffee is best paired with a doughnut. If you’d like to have a taste of New York City doughnuts and coffee together, you’ll never go wrong with Dumbo Doughnuts and Coffee in Azabu. It provides a wide variety of sweet carb delights which are naturally crispy on the outside but fluffy on the inside.

    This is made from a secret dough! The doughnuts are actually big and are not overly sweet. This shop opened in the area in September, 2016. It has been attracting crowds who are eager to stop by for their colorful creations. It offers so many doughnut flavors and so many choices. Some of them are Cinnamon Sugar, Lemon Poppy Seed, Toasted Coconut, Framboise, Almond Caramel, Passion Fruits, Cheesecake, Matcha Cream Cheese and Salted Chocolate Caramel.

    The coffee being served is from a one-of-a-kind espresso machine. The coffee beans are Arabica which means they have a deep and strong flavor. There is always a doughnut and coffee for every taste here. Business hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily.

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    2. Hocus Pocus

    “Hocus Pocus” means magic in English. The shop is just all about that! The doughnuts offered in this shop are made from the finest ingredients. They are also beautifully crafted and are paired with coffee. They look like hand-baked cakes and taste like magic. The shop considers itself as a doughnut laboratory. They continuously create doughnuts by frying, baking, and steaming them. The shop ensures that customers will enjoy their doughnuts in any situation.

    Some of the flavors you can try are Chocolate Apricot, Raspberry Dusted with Popping Candies, and Poppy Seed. You can also have a special cup of coffee which is from the Little Nap Coffee Stand. They only use highly recommended beans. Coffee is served in a paper cup which the stand has been doing since 2011. You can enjoy eating inside the Hocus Pocus shop as they offer some seats. It gives you a relaxing and wonderful time! Business hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (weekdays), and 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m (weekends and holidays).

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    Doughnuts may not be the healthiest option to eat, but they might just be what your brain needs. They have an ample amount of sugar which is great for concentration. Among the places in Japan which serve great doughnuts and coffee, Tokyo is one of the best. Doughnuts in this area are not only delicately made but are delicious as well. You’ll easily be drawn to these sweets as they are very filling! They also come in different variations and flavors.

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