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February Cafe

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Ueno, Asakusa
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1-7-8 Kaminarimon | 1F, Taito 111-0034, Tokyo Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 3-6802-7171
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08:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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85 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I had really enjoyed my daily Japanese breakfasts at my Shinjuku hotel and at the Kyoto ryokan, but when I didn't love the offering at my Asakusa accommodation, I went in search for an alternative for my last 2 mornings. What I found was February Cafe, with it's Melbourne standard lattes. I've not eaten plain white bread in a very... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 March 2017

One of the few places in Tokyo that serves Melbourne-style coffee. Don't get me wrong, I like Japanese coffee, but for some, it may take a little getting-used-to. When we visited, we were served by a very lovely barista who spoke English. The shop is a little small with limited seating, but it was well spaced and cosy. For those... More 

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Thank estherippy
Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely little cafe nestled in the side streets of Taito. It served the best cappuccino I've had! Wish I could have gone back a second time but we had no opportunity. Staff aren't fluent in English, and because of that we tried to order apple pastry but failed. (By the time we realized it wasn't coming, we had finished our... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Excellent breakfast, early in the morning in a warm atmosphere. Very good coffee and butter toast at only 600 yens

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Thank lsteren
Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Goes to show there's nothing you can't find in Tokyo - after 3 mornings over very sorry Cappuccinos we found the February Café a delightful alternative. They have a proper coffee machine! And they are not afraid to use it. Coffee is lovely, and even comes with beautiful coffee art. Plus the marketing genius of having a dish called "eggslut"... More 

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Thank patsch06
Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

What I like: Calming atmosphere. Nice furniture. Nice vibe Great coffee Beautiful and well presented food. Good pricing. What is tricky: Finding it.....but worth the search And remember about Jaoan: Exceptional customer service. English signage is almost everywhere.

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Thank TheLongTac
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

A bit difficult to find cafe that opens before 10 am. but here it does. Value set for coffee and cheese toast for only 600 yen. And its taste was really nice.

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Thank Bo H
Edmonton, Canada
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Had our morning coffee here both days we were staying in Asakusa. Excellent coffee, and nice light breakfasts. Highly recommend.

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Thank zzeke
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

A tiny little gem in the Asakusa area not far from the lovely temples. One outside table and some tiny tables and a coffee bar inside. You can order a coffee and toast combination in the morning which is a very cheap breakfast or just order a great coffee with a little yoghurt and granola bowl. The staff are really... More 

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Thank Oscar D
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

What a nice little place to start your day. Staff was very friendly, coffee was supreme, and the total cost of our breakfast was under $15 usd.

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Thank Mary L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-7-8 Kaminarimon | 1F, Taito 111-0034, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Taito>  > Ueno, Asakusa
  • Neighbourhood: Ueno, Asakusa
  • Phone Number: +81 3-6802-7171

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Ueno, Asakusa

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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa. Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit a variety of different museums and galleries. At Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at the end of the year, when many people go on shopping sprees. The town of Asakusa, developed around Sensoji temple, has many shops selling goods and clothing from old Japan, making it a great place for souvenir hunting. It's also known for various annual festivals, and the whole district gets involved with the huge Sanja Festival in May.
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