Top 7 Cafes in Shinjuku You Can Relax in
Shinjuku is famous for being the most crowded station in the world. No matter if it’s during the day, night, weekdays, weekends, or holidays, Shinjuku is always overflowing with a large crowd of people. Being in crowded streets for a long time, it can really tire you out. That’s when you need to find cafes in Shinjuku to just relax in. Finding good cafes in Shinjuku can be difficult though, as most cafes in Shinjuku tend to be crowded with people too! That’s why we made this list of cafes in Shinjuku you can sit back and relax before heading back out into the busy streets of Shinjuku.
Coffee and Lunch at Salo Cafe
First on our list of cafes in Shinjuku is Salo Cafe! With a cool 8 minute walk from Shinjuku station, it’s relatively close, yet not crowded. It should be too, the interior design is top notch. Really looks like one of the high end cafes in Shinjuku. With A hefty lunch menu, tasty sweets, and great tasting Latte!
Name: Salo Cafe
Address: 3-9-4, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Open: 12:00pm – 12:00am (Lunch 12:00pm-4:00pm,Last.Order: 11:30pm)
The Great Brooklyn Parlor
Next up on our Cafes in Shinjuku list is a real treat for us book readers. Brooklyn Parlor is near Wald 9 Building. It’s very spacious, has great background Hip Hop music, tasty lattes, a huge selection of books, and delicious food options. This cafes in Shinjuku does get pretty crowded at times, but there’s usually a spot open at all times.
Address：3-1-26, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Open:Monday-Saturday: 11:30am-11:30pm（Last.Order 10:00pm）/Sunday,Holidays: 11:30am-11:00pm（Last.Order 9:30pm）
All-night Cafe: Phonic:Hoop
If you are only looking for a cafes in Shinjuku to relax in, then Phonic: Hoop is the right place for you! Tasty snacks, coffee, and comfortable chairs already puts Phonic:Hoop as a top notch cafe, but the fact that it’s open until 3:00am guarantees late goers a place for them to relax in before they go home.
Address: 5-10-1 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Open:Tuesday-Friday:6:00pm-3:00am/Saturday 12:00pm-3:00am/Sunday and holidays: 12:00pm～12:00am （17:00-18:00 close)
Great service at Move Cafe
If you want quiet cafes in Shinjuku with a nice menu, then Move Cafe is the place for you. Move Cafe has a small, old school design with 2 seats tables, well lighted spots for you and your friends to eat and work! I personally thought their service was better than other Cafes in Shinjuku too!
Address: 5-16-7, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Open:Monday-Thursday, Sunday: 11:30an-11:30pm/Friday, Saturday, Holidays= 12:00pm～12:00am
Classic but classy: Coto Cafe
Cafes in Shinjuku usually has either a minimalist or futuristic design, but Coto Cafe makes their classic, old western type cafe design look quite elegant! With super comfortable sofas, great latte selection, and a hefty lunch menu, I really like cafes in Shinjuku like Coto Cafe, simple and clean.
Address: 5-17-6, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Open:Monday-Thursday= 11:30an-11:30pm（Last.Order. 11:00pm/Weekends,Holidays: 11:30am-12:00am（Last.Order. 11:00pm）/*Lunch is Until 4:00pm
Small adventure to Scopp Cafe!
Scopp Cafe is a bit of a walk from the station compared to other cafes in Shinjuku. But once you go in it really has a homely feeling. Comfortable, quiet, relaxing, and great tasting ICE CREAM. They have quite a nice selection for those ice cream lovers out there. It’s more simple relative to other cafes in Shinjuku, but that’s what makes Scopp Cafe a great spot to just sit back, relax in and eat ice cream!
Name: Scopp Café
Address‘: 2-5-11, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Open:Monday-Friday: 11:30am-12:00am/Weekends,Holidays: 12:00pm-12:00am
PETS WELCOMED at Bowls cafe
Bowls cafe is one of the few cafes in Shinjuku that actually allows pets! If you brought your best friend with you and want to relax together with your pet, then this is really one of the only cafes in Shinjuku that welcomes pets! Of course, Coffee and snacks are great too!
Address: 2-5-16, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
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I hope that you found this list useful and you will be able to find good cafes in Shinjuku and sit back and relax before your next big adventure in Tokyo. If you found this list of cafes in Shinjuku helpful, comeback to find more popular spots in Japan!