As I hung out at Light Up Coffee, I found myself thinking about the Japanese word hyogen, meaning “expression”. A city is, after all, an..
Saturday, April 4th, 7:30 a.m.—While the Nishihara neighborhood begins to awaken from its slumber, Paddlers Coffee celebrates the grand opening of its very first cafe...
The Takashimaya department store in Futako-Tamagawa is a picture of elegance and refinement. The stately building stands tall, like a church of high quality fashion..
Though curtains still hide the spacious interior of Blue Bottle Coffee Tokyo from curious passersby, the action inside the company’s soon-to-open flagship Japanese roastery cafe is like..
Even from the outside, there’s an air of simplicity to Down the Stairs. Floor-to-ceiling windows are held neatly by black metal frames, while a simple title decorates the..
December 17th, 2014 was a beautiful day in Kiyosumi-Shirakawa: quiet, relaxed, and with a slight chill on the wind heralding the start of another cold..
Allow us to break just a moment from our worldwide coffee news coverage for a brief note on some exciting internal developments here at Sprudge...
About Life Coffee, a tiny stand from Onibus Coffee, opened quietly this May in Dogenzaka in Shibuya, an area more synonymous with nightlife than great coffee. While this after-dark-centric neighborhood is..