13 Must-Visit Bakeries In Tokyo for the Best Croissants (Updated)

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Are you visiting Tokyo and looking for the best croissants, baguettes & “pain au chocolat” in the town ?

Tokyo, Japan, is a blend of cutting-edge technology and rich cultural heritage, offering an unparalleled experience from neon-lit skyscrapers to ancient temples.

Its world-class cuisine, ranging from Michelin-starred restaurants to local izakayas, promises a culinary journey like no other.

Your partner will be happy because I have manually selected for you the best bakeries and pastries to eat croissant in Tokyo !

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My 13 Best Croissant & Bakeries In Tokyo

And here is my personal selection of the 13 best croissant in Tokyo :

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13. Rose Bakery Marunouchi (3,8/5)

opinion :

At Rose Bakery Marunouchi, you’ll find a good mix of stylish ambiance and culinary treats. The carrot cake and oat milk latte stand out for their exceptional quality, offering a perfect blend of taste and comfort. While the café might feel a bit pricey, the unique experience and delicious offerings make it well worth the visit.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Delicious salad platesHigh prices for average coffee
Stylish and airy café environmentLimited food variety
Excellent carrot cakeLack of WiFi availability
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo-13-Rose Bakery Marunouchi
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Informations About Bakery

Marunouchi, 2 Chome−1−1, Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Bldg, 1階, 100-0005 Chiyoda City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-6810-0212

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https://www.instagram.com/rosebakeryjapan/

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12. Le Cafe De Joël Robuchon (3,8/5)

opinion :

Here, you’ll be intrigued by the prestigious brand and artistic presentation of the pastries. The chocolate croissant might feel overly sweet, but the curry pan is a beautiful surprise with its perfect balance of crispiness and flavor.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Artistic pastry presentationBread can be oily and underseasoned
Delicious curry panSome items are overpriced
Helpful and polite staffSome pastries lack expected quality
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 12-Le Cafe De Joël Robuchon
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Informations About Bakery

Shinjuku, 4 Chome−1−6, Jr Shinjuku Mirainatower, NEWoMan1F, 160-0022 Shinjuku City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-5361-6950

https://www.robuchon.jp/shop-list/lepain-newoman

https://www.instagram.com/robuchon_tokyo_breadsweets/

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11. THE CITY BAKERY Tokyu Plaza Ginza (3,9/5)

opinion :

This bakery captivates with its diverse range of American-style bread and pastries. You’ll especially enjoy the maple bacon muffin for a taste of the US in Tokyo, and the lunch options like chicken salad with cranberry dressing are divine.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Wide variety of US-style bakesCloses early at 6pm
Delicious maple bacon muffinLimited vegan or vegetarian options
Good lunch options and cakesSomewhat expensive
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 11-THE CITY BAKERY Tokyu Plaza Ginza
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Informations About Bakery

Ginza, 5 Chome−2−1 東急プラザ銀座 地下2階, 104-0061 Chuo City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-6264-5201

https://thecitybakery.jp/shop/ginza.html

https://www.instagram.com/citybakeryjapan/

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Top 10 Best Croissant In Tokyo

Here is my top 10 of best croissant in Tokyo :

10. THE CITY BAKERY Hiroo (4/5)

opinion :

This branch offers a cozy atmosphere ideal for weekend mornings. The croissants, particularly the pretzel variant, are a must-try, and the outdoor seating adds a lovely touch to the experience.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Cozy weekend morning atmosphereLimited early morning options
Unique pretzel croissantSome items can be pricey
Lovely outdoor seatingLimited eat-in food menu after reopening
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 10-THE CITY BAKERY Hiroo
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Informations About Bakery

Hiroo, 5 Chome−24−1 広尾ユタカタワーズ 1F, 150-0012 Shibuya City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-6450-4440

http://www.thecitybakery.jp/

https://www.instagram.com/citybakery_hiroo/

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9. Maison Landemaine Azabudai (4,1/5)

opinion :

This bakery brings authentic French flavors to Tokyo, where the multilayered croissants stand out for their perfect balance of butter and dough. The café also offers vegan options, making it inclusive for diverse dietary preferences.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Authentic French flavorsPrices can be a bit high
Vegan options availableLimited outdoor seating view
Multilayered, balanced croissantsSome staff members perceived as unwelcoming
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 9- Maison Landemaine Azabudai
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Informations About Bakery

3 Chome-1-5 Azabudai, 106-0041 Minato City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-5797-7387

https://www.hotpepper.jp/strJ001118847/

https://www.instagram.com/maison_landemaine_azabudai/

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8. MAISON KAYSER Tokyo Midtown Store (4,2/5)

opinion :

A visit here treats you to some of the best pain au chocolat outside of France ! The bakery offers a variety of specialty breads, and despite being a bit pricey, the quality justifies the cost.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Best pain au chocolat outside FranceHigh prices
Specialty bread varietyFew ready-to-eat sandwich options
Pudding cream puff is a highlightCrowded at peak times
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 8-MAISON KAYSER Tokyo Midtown Store
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Informations About Bakery

Akasaka, 9 Chome−7−4 東京ミッドタウン ガレリア 地下1階, 107-0052 Minato City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-6804-6285

http://maisonkayser.co.jp/location/tokyo-midtown/

https://www.instagram.com/maisonkayser/

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7. Bricolage bread & co. (4,2/5)

opinion :

This place is a gem for brunch enthusiasts in Tokyo. The diverse menu, especially the beef benedict and egg salad, coupled with fast service, makes it a go-to spot in the city.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Great brunch menuSeating system can be confusing
Fast serviceLimited service beyond ordering and seating
Friendly waitersSome items can be bland
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 7-Bricolage bread & co.
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Informations About Bakery

Roppongi, 6 Chome−15−1 けやき坂テラス1F, 106-0032 Minato City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-6804-3350

https://bricolagebread.com/

https://www.instagram.com/bricolage_bread_and_company/

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6. BOUL’ANGE Shinjuku Southern Terrace (4,2/5)

opinion :

At BOUL’ANGE, the croissants are the stars, particularly the almond ones. You’ll appreciate the perfect balance of flaky exterior and buttery interior, with a variety of choices that cater to all taste buds.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Excellent croissant varietyLimited seating options
Beautifully layered pastrySome pastries lack flavor
Reasonably pricedReduced variety due to adjoining shop

Informations About Bakery

Shinjuku Southern Terrace, 2 Chome-2-1 Yoyogi, 151-0053 Shibuya City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-5302-2282

https://www.flavorworks.co.jp/brand/boulange.html

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5. boulangerie l’anis (4,3/5)

opinion :

This bakery is a must-visit for its unique offerings like kabocha butter bread and cranberry cream cheese bread. Although it can be challenging to find a good selection due to their quick sell-out, the quality is consistently high.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Unique bread offerings like kabochaItems sell out quickly
High quality, consistent productsLimited selection in the evening
Innovative flavors and pairingsOpens late, inconvenient for mornings
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 5-boulangerie l'anis
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Informations About Bakery

Daizawa, 3 Chome−4−8 RAIROA 1F, 155-0032 Setagaya City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-6450-8868

https://www.boulangerie-lanis.com/

https://www.instagram.com/boulangerie_lanis/

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4. Tarui Bakery (4,3/5)

opinion :

Tarui Bakery offers a excellent array of artisan breads, particularly their sourdough. The nuts and bread are roasted to perfection, and the small shop atmosphere adds to the charm of your experience.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Fresh artisan sourdough breadSmall shop, limited variety
High-quality nuts and breadCan be crowded, especially on weekends
Friendly customer serviceLimited seating
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 4-Tarui Bakery
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Informations About Bakery

4 Chome-5-13 Yoyogi, 151-0053 Shibuya City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-6276-7610

https://www.instagram.com/taruibakery/

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3. Bakery & Cafe Yamazaki (4,3/5)

opinion :

This bakery provides a local Tokyo flavor, particularly famous for its Curry Pan and Mochi ball with Red Bean filling. The upstairs seating area and friendly service make it a comfortable spot for a casual breakfast or lunch.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Wide range of pastries and breadLimited space on 2nd floor
Early opening hoursSmoking area may be off-putting
Discounts on late evening purchasesSome items may not meet expectations

Informations About Bakery

1 Chome-1-17 Nishiasakusa, 111-0035 Taito City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-5830-6740

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2. Katane Bakery (4,4/5)

opinion :

Katane Bakery impresses with its wide range of pastries, especially the chocolate croissants that compete with the best of San Francisco. The quaint café in the basement adds to the charm, making it a must-visit in the Yoyogi area.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Excellent chocolate croissantsSmall space, can be crowded
Beautiful café atmosphereLimited seating options
Consistently high-quality bakesCan be hard to choose from many options
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 2-Katane Bakery
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Informations About Bakery

1 Chome-7-5 Nishihara, 151-0066 Shibuya City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 3-3466-9834

https://www.instagram.com/katanebakery/

https://www.instagram.com/katanebakery/

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1. Bartizan Bread Factory (4,8/5)

My personal opinion :

If sourdough is your preference, Bartizan Bread Factory will be a delight. Known for the best sourdough in Tokyo, the ambiance of the place, coupled with incredibly kind staff, makes every visit memorable.

Pros and cons

ProsCons
Best sourdough in TokyoCan be crowded on weekends
English-friendly staffCard-only payments, no cash accepted
High-quality ingredients and service
Best-Croissant-In-Tokyo- 1-Bartizan Bread Factory
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Informations About Bakery

Minamiaoyama, 7 Chome−11−4 H.T南青山ビルディング Ⅲ1F, 107-0062 Minato City, Tokyo (=> Open in Google Maps)

+81 50-5444-9107

https://bartizan-factory.jp/

https://www.instagram.com/bartizanfactory/


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