Marunouchi Area
"Chilling in Tokyo" bar and cafe listings for the Marunouchi/ Yurakucho area.

Hibiya/ Yurakucho

Meal Muji - Cafe: Hibiya
Inexpensive bakery and deli items and salads from the famous no-brand design store Mujirushi. Breakfast is served from 7am.
Peter: The Bar - Bar: Hibiya
Patrons lounge on pod-shaped seats beneath polished chrome trees, while ambient electronic music mingles with the soft glow of lavender neon from behind the black marble bar. Friendly service and...

Marunouchi

Marugo - Wine bar: Marunouchi
This Marunouchi branch of the excellent Marugo wine bar is less cramped than the original shops in Shinjuku, but it can still get smoky sometimes. The outdoor seating is recommended when the weather...
Tama - Wine bar: Marunouchi
Tama serves Okinawan food and wine, which turns out to be a pretty good combination. There are five wines by the glass every day, all priced at Y550, and many more bottles lining the wall, all with...
Pagliaccio - Italian: Marunouchi
The cheerful green exterior of this recently opened cafe/trattoria adds a bit of color to a street lined with generically tasteful shops selling luxury goods. Large windows offering a peek at the...
Podo - Korean: Marunouchi
This lively after-work pub is a great place to try makkoli, the very drinkable Korean version of milky-white nigori ("cloudy") sake. Eleven different types are served, in unexpected flavors like...
Meal Muji - Cafe: Marunouchi
Inexpensive bakery and deli items and salads from the famous no-brand design store Mujirushi, inside their huge flagship store in Yurakucho.
Cafe Salvador - Cafe: Marunouchi
The magazine corner at this popular all-day cafe includes Conde Nast titles like Vanity Fair, the New Yorker, GQ and Wired for your browsing pleasure. The single-origin coffee is made from beans...
Antwerp Central - Belgian rest/beer bar: Marunouchi
AC's atmosphere and decor are very European in feel, and the large food menu includes surprisingly authentic Belgian specialties like "stoemp" - a hearty platter of mashed potatoes and root...
Viron - Cafe: Marunouchi
A combination bakery and brasserie; it also features a small standup bar serving ten wines by the glass - a good place to meet up before dining nearby.
DaPaulo - Bar: Marunouchi
A casual French-Italian bistrot-bar, with lots of original tapas-size dishes, wine by the glass and Belgian beers.
Soba Kichi - Izakaya: Marunouchi
You might not expect to find a bustling late-night drinking scene on the seventh floor of an office building, but Soba Kichi is just one small part of the very lively "Home" restaurant complex in the...
WW - Wine bar: Marunouchi
The wine bar of Salt (the Australian restaurant next door), WW offers around 1000 different wines from around the world, including a few dozen by the glass, plus a simple food menu (sashimi, blood...
Gent - Belgian rest/beer bar: Otemachi
The seventh (and smallest) Tokyo venue from the Belgian Beer Cafe group, Gent (with a hard "g") is located in the basement of a new Otemachi office complex called Ootemori. They offer the the usual...
Brussels - Belgian rest/beer bar: Otemachi
A good selection of beers in a pleasant, intimate setting, from the popular chain of Belgian beer bars.