Japan travel is sweet when when we experience Japan through anime. One way is to try Doraemon Dorayaki at Usagiya in Ueno, one of the best places to eat Dorayaki! Dorayakis are sweets, a little bit like cakes, that are made with azuki bean paste. Though they’re made with azuki, these are sweet and very tasty.
Let’s discover together where to eat the best Dorayaki in Tokyo and experience the life of Doraemon!
Usagiya was established in 1940 and has been making delicious Dorayaki ever since. It is located in Ueno, and serves all the types of dorayaki, the Tokyo Big Three. You can taste the plain Dorayaki, or the other types. All of them are really tasty!
You can find the shop really quickly, it’s only a 4-minute walk away from the Ueno Hirokouji Station on the Ginza line.
Their rock star product is the plain Dorayaki, the one that Doraemon loves the most. And the good news is that it only costs 205 yen each!
Apart from these delicious Dorayaki, you can find other sweets made in the shop. Some of them look like fake food, but they’re indeed sweets, and really cute! All of them can be eaten, and all of them are really tasty!
They also have buns and jellies. So, if you want, you can taste different sweets and have loads of fun! Just like Doraemon!
Where to find Usagiya:
Address: 1-10-10 Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Access: 193m from the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Ueno Hirokoji Station
Hours: 09:00 to 18:00 (You must reserve your visit if it’s after 16:00)
Official Webpage: Usagiya