Best Cafe for Lunch in Ochanomizu area, Tokyo


Ochanomizu Station is a station through which JR Chuo Line and Sobu Line pass.

The area around the station includes universities and vocational schools such as Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Meiji University and Senshu University.
Also, there are corporate offices, training facilities, and cultural facilities.
Therefore, Ochanomizu is bustling with many people every day, especially for weekdays.

Such Ochanomizu area is rich in cheap and delicious unique eating places, and lunchtime is popular everywhere.

In this article, we will select and introduce recommended lunches near Ochanomizu station for those who are planning to have lunch there.
There is a wide variety of lunches, including Japanese, Chinese, Western and café.

CAPAFAH(サラファン):Russian foods

A 5-minute walk from Ochanomizu Station.
Carafah is an exotic Russian restaurant.

This restaurant, a hideaway restaurant, has a stylish nostalgic feeling.

Popular dishes are rolled cabbage and beef stroganoff.
Also, there is a stock of 800 bottles of sparkling wine, white wine, noble rot wine, etc..
These can be combined with your favorite dishes at dinner, so It is also recommended to use.

Lunch menu

The restaurant’s lunch menu includes “Piroshiki Lunch”, “Hamburg Lunch”, “Weekly Lunch”, etc. You can enjoy authentic Russian cuisine at a reasonable price such as 1,000 yen (excluding tax).

The recommended item is “Hamburger Lunch”, which has high satisfaction with Borsch, bread and Hamburg steak.
The borscht is also colorful in appearance, and by mixing the sour cream in the middle, you can enjoy a refreshing and gentle taste.

Bread can be selected from French bread and Russian bread, and it has a soft and moist feeling on the surface as well as sticky inside.

The exquisite balance of meat and vegetables in the Humburg steak is exquisite.

Business hours and information

[Noon] 11:30 to 13:30
[Night] 18: 00-20: 30

[Noon] 11:30 to 13:30
[Night] 18: 00-19: 30

Regular holiday: Sundays and public holidays


[Noon] ~ 1,000 yen
[Night] 3,000 to 4.000 yen

Smoking: Completely non-smoking

Card usage: Yes (VISA, MASTER)

Trattoria Lemon

You can feel an atmosphere in a southern country under a wooden style cafe.
This cafe is so popular shop with strong support from women in terms of fashionable atmosphere!

Besides the table and seats, there are counter seats and an open terrace.

Here you can enjoy a variety of lunches, including seasonal menus and menus that care about beauty and health.

Lunch menu

“Raw sea urchin tomato cream sauce pasta” at 1,400 yen (tax included) is one of the best dishes that used sea urchin for luxury.
You can enjoy the flavor of sea urchin with tomato sauce!

By all means, luxury dishes in this store are so nice that you cannot enjoy them in other stores

In addition, drinks are included in the pasta menu for lunch.
Meat dishes and course menu are substantial.

Business hours and information

Business hours:

[Daytime] 11: 00-16: 00 (L.O. 14:30)
[Cafe] 14: 00-16: 00 (L.O. 15:30)
[Night] 17: 30-22: 00 (L.O. 21:00)

Regular holiday: Sunday and 13–15 August


[Daytime] 1,000-2,000 yen
[Night] 3,000 to 4,000 yen

Smoking / Smoking: Completely nonsmoking
※ Outside of the store only for dinner time, there is smoking space on the terrace seat.

Cafe 104.5

A cafe on the second floor of the Waterasu Tower, about a 2-minute walk from Shin-Ochanomizu Station and a 3-minute walk from Ochanomizu Station.

A jazz club “Blue Note Tokyo” located in Minami Aoyama manage this restaurant, offering French-based course dishes and casual cafe menus.

In the store where the warmth of wood overflows, BGM sticking to the sound quality creates a comfortable space.

As well as meals, sweets menu such as cake and pudding is substantial; so, it is also recommended for tea time use.

Lunch menu

The lunch menu is weekdays only, and the menu differs weekly.

There are salads, bread (anyone free), coffee or tea in the main menu, which changes every week.
The cost is about 1,223 yen (excluding tax) ~ 4 types are prepared.

On Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays, you can have the cafe time menu provided from 2 pm to 5 pm on weekdays.

There are “Smoughlot of the Week” at 1,000 yen (tax not included) and “Kebab” at 1,000 yen (tax excluded) on Saturday and Sunday limited menus.


Business hours and information

11: 30-23: 00 (L.O. 22:00)

【Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays】
11: 30-22: 00 (L.O. 21:00)

Regular holiday: all year round


[Daytime] 1,000 to 1,999 yen
[Night] 4,000 to 5,000 yen

No smoking/smoking: completely non-smoking

Card usage: Yes (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners)

Terrace 8890

Because of the high ceiling, the entire hall is spacious, and this stylish cafe makes you feel open-minded.
The antique furniture is stocked and you can spend a relaxing time.

The cafe can be used not only for lunch but also for tea time!

Lunch Menu

“Weekly pasta” 980 yen (excluding tax)” allows you to enjoy the texture of fresh pasta.
As it is a weekly menu, it’s fun to go to the cafe to see what kind of pasta is being served every week.

Fresh pasta with salad + bread + drink is a very good menu with excellent cost-performance.
In addition, weekday lunch menu, except for panini lunch, is 980 yen (excluding tax).

In addition, “Hamburg steak lunch” using 100% of beef costs only 980 yen (excluding tax), which is recommended menu!!

On Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, you can enjoy a limited holiday lunch.

The drink menu includes sparkling wine and is a menu that will make your holiday lunch even more enjoyable.

Business hours and information

Business hours:

9:00-21:00 (L.O. 20:30) Change by private rental available

11:00 to 21:00 (L.O. 20:30) Change by private rental available

【Sun, celebration】
11: 00-18: 00 (L.O. Food 17:00 / Drink 17:30)

Regular holiday: Follow the Wateras Tower


[Daytime] 1,000-2,000 yen
[Night] 5,000 to 6,000 yen

Smoking / Smoking:

Completely nonsmoking
※ There is smoking space outside the store, outdoors

Card usage: Yes (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners)





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