Banks Shibuya: These Melting Pancakes will Make you Delirious!

  • Fancy getting a bite and enjoying a peaceful time? why don’t you head to Banks Shibuya! Located in Duplex B’s 1F, 3-26-17 Shibuya of Tokyo, the cafe offers French and Japanese cuisines side by side.

    It was established in June 2014 and has recently celebrated its anniversary in Shibuya. The shop is never closed even on holidays! It opens at 11:30 AM and closes at 11:00 PM on weekdays, 11:00 AM to 11:0PM on Saturday, and 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Sunday. This is quite a trendy space which can accommodate a maximum capacity of 42 persons.

    The Melting Pancake


    Pancakes are flat cakes originating from the ancient Greeks. This is usually made from starch-based batter, eggs and butter which are mixed together to create a fluffy texture. This is then fried for a short while. Nowadays, modern pancakes depend on the preparation. This gives birth to quirky pancake creations.

    One popular must-try Banks’ dish is the melted pancake. The presentation looks dainty and sweet. Once inside the mouth, the pancake melts instantly which leaves a taste of macaroni and cheese. Yummy! This keeps customers coming back for more.

    Tiramisu Pancake

    Tiramisu is a popular Italian coffee flavor. Nowadays, it has been adapted into many varieties of desserts. Can you imagine the tiramisu flavor in a pancake? Banks gives you the taste of a Tiramisu Pancake. This is their signature dish. It can cost you around 1,350 yen. You might feel surprised as you wonder why spoons are served along with your dish instead of the usual forks and knives. As you noticed, pancakes melt, you need to have a spoon in this sense. They also give you an espresso for free.

    Mixed Berry Pancake


    The perfect pancake for ladies which can cost you around 1,250 yen. This will surely melt the every women’s heart. Look at how gorgeous the pancake is! Even better, mixed berries are topped off with sauce.

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