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Fluffy pancakes and the ultimate French toast! A breakfast that you need to experience when sightseeing in Minato Ward

The morning on your trip greets you with a refreshing awakening. The first thing to enjoy when you wake up is breakfast, to charge your energy for the day. It's okay to stay in your hotel, but if you want memories that are a little more special, why not visit a famous restaurant that offers a breakfast menu. In fact, Minato-ku, Tokyo is an area where some of the most popular breakfast restaurants and cafes in Tokyo are gathered. Today, we will introduce four of the "must see" places in Shinagawa, Roppongi, and Odaiba.

You'll be impressed by the special French toast at "Mercer Brunch Roppongi"

"Mercer Brunch Roppongi" offers a casual and rich brunch with a New York style. The store located at Exit 7 of Roppongi Station on the Toei Subway or a 3-minute walk from Roppongi Station on the Tokyo Metro, is close to Tokyo Midtown and is a great starting point for sightseeing in Roppongi.

The interior which is centered around a fireplace, has an open atmosphere with large windows that allow plenty of sunlight. Comfortable sofa chairs are arranged here, and a relaxing time flows while being in the center of Roppongi.

Brunch menu is served from 11:00 to 15:30 on weekdays and from 10:00 to 17:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. The "Brioche French Toast Brunch" (1900 yen each) allows you to choose your favorites from 10 types of main dishes, and enjoy two slices of brioche French toast, which is a specialty of Mercer Brunch.

The New York style main dish has a luxurious lineup where you can choose from marinated Nordic salmon, grilled Oyama chicken, and sirloin steak, which is a classic brunch in New York.

Freshly baked French toast has a rich taste with a moist texture and an abundant buttery scent.

There are also seats on the wooden deck, so we recommend dining while feeling the outside air during this time of year. Get energized with a hearty brunch and go sightseeing in Roppongi!
Mercer Brunch Roppongi
Location 4-2-35 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo Urban Style Roppongi Mikawadai 1F
Phone number 03-3470-6551
Business hours Weekdays 11:00-15:30 (L.O 15:00) / 18:00-23:00 (L.O 22:00)
Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays 10:00-17:00 (L.O 16:00) / 17:00-23:00 (L.O 22:00)
No holidays

"eggcellent Roppongi Hills" exquisite egg dishes

"eggcellent" offers the finest egg dishes using freshly harvested eggs. The store on the B1 floor of Roppongi Hills Hillside is the first store that opened in 2014.

You can find egg-shaped interior designs, such as the entrance of the store and the bookshelves, which give it a bright and natural atmosphere.
There are also dug-out style private rooms and counter seats for single customers.

As an egg specialty restaurant we have an extraordinary commitment to eggs, which are the basis of almost all dishes. We use "organic eggs" from Kurofuji farm in Yamanashi Prefecture, which are produced by free-range chickens in a cool environment located at an altitude of 1100 m in the Southern Alps.

If you want to fully enjoy the charm of eggs, eggs benedict is recommended. The most popular "Mixed benedict" (1870 yen) is a set which includes standard English muffin benedict and salmon and avocado benedict using quinoa and wheat miso sauce. The yolk that overflows the moment you break the poached egg is very appetizing, and you are sure to be impressed by the two benedicts with different personalities.

Another popular menu is pancake made from a special blend of flour. There are two types and "Coconut Pancake" (1320 yen) is the finest pancake covered with white original coconut sauce.

We also sell "egg tarts" (248 yen each) for gifts, which are characterized by their creme brulee like richness. Start your day with eggcellent's egg dishes.
eggcellent Roppongi Hills
Location 6-10-1, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo Mori Tower Hillside B1F
Phone number 03-3423-0089
Business Hours
*Normal business hours have been changed to the following to prevent the spread of new coronavirus infections.
8:00-20:00 (LO19:30)
Holidays Same as Roppongi Hills

A breakfast legend! Breakfast at "bills Odaiba"

The all-day dining "bills" has sparked a breakfast boom since it landed in Japan from Australia. At "bills Odaiba" in Decks Tokyo Beach, you can enjoy the best breakfast with a refreshing seaside view.

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Restaurant owner Bill Granger opened his first store in Sydney in 1993. After that, it became popular spot that world-famous celebrities go to, and landed in Japan in 2008. We opened a store in Odaiba in 2011.

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A space that faces the sea has a warm atmosphere with a natural interior, and the view from the deck side seats make you feel like you are in the city of Sydney, which also faces the sea.

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Ricotta Pancakes-Fresh Banana, Honey Comb Butter (1800 Yen), Avocado Toast-Fresh Coriander and Lime (1450 Yen), "Fresh Aussie Breakfast-Poached Eggs, Gravlax Salmon, Spinach, Avocado, Cherry Tomato Salsa" (1850 yen) and other classic menus can be enjoyed not only for breakfast but also for lunch.

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A kids menu is also available, so it is recommended for families.

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Odaiba has many entertainment spots besides Decks Tokyo Beach. The time spent at bills to start off Odaiba sightseeing should be a memorable one!
bills Odaiba
Location 1-6-1 Daiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo Decks Tokyo Beach Seaside Mall 3F
Phone number 03-3599-2100 (for inquiries only), 050-3188-6386 (for reservations only)
Business hours Weekdays 9:00 to 23:00
Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays 8:00-23:00
Holidays Same as Decks Tokyo Beach

Healthy & rich "Queen's Breakfast" at "Sarabeth's Shinagawa"

Shinagawa Station is one of the gateways to Tokyo, where the Tokaido Shinkansen arrives and departs. The Sarabeth's Shinagawa store is located on the 4th floor of Atre Shinagawa, which is directly connected to Shinagawa station.

Sarabeth's, which originated in New York, offers a healthy and rich menu based on a traditional American breakfast. It is called "the Queen of Breakfast in New York" after its founder, Sarabeth Levine.

The interior is an elegant and chic space reminiscent of a social gathering place in New York. It's the perfect choice for anyone who wants to enjoy breakfast in a mature atmosphere.

There are three typical breakfast menus:"Fluffy French Toast" (1410 yen), "Lemon Ricotta Pancake" (1680 yen), and "Velbetti Cream Tomato Soup" (750 yen). Fresh berry fruits are added to French toast and pancakes, both of which have a well-balanced taste that lets you feel "the gentleness of the queen."

In addition, there are plenty of American breakfast-style gourmet dishes such as "Classic Eggs benedict" (1650 yen) and "One Great Burger" (1980 yen).

For those who want to know more about the traditional flavor, try the side menu "Fruit Spread" (200 yen), which made the name "Sarabeth" famous in the home country. Spreads made with recipes that have been passed down from generation to generation in the Sarabeth family are a gem, and they have a low sweetness with a strong fruit flavor.

You can visit in the morning if you are staying nearby, or you can leave the house a little earlier on the first day of your trip. Enjoy the "Queen's Breakfast" that New Yorkers love at Shinagawa Station, a terminal in the west of Tokyo.
Sarabeth's Shinagawa store
Location 2-18-1 Konan, Minato-ku, Tokyo Atre Shinagawa 4th floor
Phone number 03-6717-0931
Business hours Monday-Saturday 9:00-24:00
Sundays and public holidays 9:00-23:00
*Closes at 23:00 on the last day only of 3 consecutive holidays (including Saturday)
No holidays

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