Let's Meat: Cafe Studio
While the fashionable youngsters of Harajuku may know their spats from their sneakers, it’s probably safe to say they’re not hamburger experts. That’s why Café Studio, located across from fashion mecca La Foret, comes as such a surprise. This trendy dining spot offers a burger menu that’s not only impressive in its variety, but also for its ingredients—particularly the 100 percent wagyu patties that are the foundation of Café Studio's sandwiches. Recommended dishes include the Classic Studio Burger (¥1,100), which has been featured in several Japanese magazines; the Classic Cheese Burger (¥1,200); and, for the vegetarians in the house, the Vegetable Burger (¥1,100). All these can be topped with a selection of four types of cheeses and sauces, avocado, pineapple, mushrooms and other fresh veggies. Café STUDIO uses select seasonal organic vegetables, which has given it a cachet among health-conscious diners. For those who don’t like to eat alone, the space can also be rented for parties and events from 50 to 200 people.
HOW TO GET THERE
YM Square Harajuku 1F, 4-31-10 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku.
Open daily 11am-11:30pm.
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