Ryogoku Kokugido

A shop for Ryogoku's famous Japanese sweets loved by the locals

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Dessert

Sumo wrestlers frequent this shop offering traditional Japanese sweets.
The shop is on the first floor, and their specialty is their "red bean paste arare". Sweet red bean paste is put inside arare rice crackers, producing an exquisite combination of saltiness and sweetness.
The second floor is the drinking space, and the signboard menu offers a "cream anmitsu topped with rice cracker ice cream".
Although it looks like a normal cream anmitsu, there are bits of rice crackers in the ice cream.
Other than sweets, they also have a light meal menu with dishes such as noodles and curry. Their menu item of heaps of curry and hashed beef is also popular.

Highlights

  • Sumo wrestles also frequent this popular sweets shop.
  • Their "red bean paste arare" is popular as a souvenir.
  • The shop has a collection of sumo wrestling items characteristic of Ryogoku.

Reviews

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  • 陳婕

    好吃的點心 當伴手禮也很適合~♥

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Details

Name in Japanese
両国 國技堂
Postal Code
130-0026
Address
2-17-3 Ryogoku, Sumida-ku, Tokyo
Tel
03-3631-3856
Closed
No scheduled holidays
Business Hours
10:00am-8:00pm
Access
(1)About 4 minutes on foot from Ryogoku Station on the JR Sobu Line
(2)About 8 minutes on foot from Ryogoku Station on the Toei Subway Oedo Line
Budget
〜1,000yen
Smoking
Separate smoking area
Takeout
Available
Credit Cards
Not accepted
Official Website
Official Website(Japanese)