Hi, I’m Shoko


Hi, I’m Shoko

I’ve lived in Tokyo for 3 years

I speak Japanese and some English

I am Pastry chef and nutritionist


Hi there! I'm Shoko, your friendly local host in Tokyo. What I love most about Tokyo is its diverse culture and the incredible variety of high-quality food available here. As a self-proclaimed foodie, I take great pleasure in recommending the best cafes and restaurants that Tokyo has to offer. Whether you're craving traditional Japanese cuisine or international delicacies, I can guide you to hidden gems that will satisfy your taste buds. Festivals hold a special place in my heart, and I would be delighted to introduce you to some of Japan's rich traditional festivals. I am well-versed in the unique neighborhoods that make Tokyo so special. Whether you're looking for the trendiest spots or seeking tranquility, I have got you covered. With my expertise in Tokyo's restaurant and cafe scene, as well as my knowledge of parks, shrines, and temples, I will make sure your visit is filled with delightful experiences and cherished memories!

My knowledge & interests

Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Parks Gardens Social history Modern architecture Classical architecture Wine Whiskey Third wave coffee Artisanal tea Department stores Handicrafts & souvenirs Traditional culture Lifestyle culture Gourmet food Japanese sake Specialty shops Bookstores Food photography Classical music

Experiences I love to host