The entrance welcomes you with selected Totoro merchandise and the whole ambience feautures the charm of a cozy, friendly and warm home.
On the first floor you can visit the little shop selling cookies and cream puffs for take-out.
The filling of the cream puffs come in different flavors, two standard ones (custard & fresh cream, chocolate cream) and some which are limited to the current season (caramel banana cream: January – April; strawberry cream: January – June; green tea cream: May – August; peach cream: July – September; chestnut & chestnut cream: October – December; raspberry & cream cheese: September – December).
We went up to the second floor and where happy that a lunch and dinner menu is available as well, beside their speciality, the cream puffs.
We ordered the steak lunch together with custard & fresh cream cream puffs. (The cream puff must be ordered together with a drink.)
It was really good, and we couldn´t stop taking pictures of the cute Totoro-shaped goodies.
Shiro-Hige’s Cream Puff Factory
Hours: 10:30am - 7pm (Closed on Tuesday)
Access: 3min walk from Setagaya-Daita Station (Odakyu Odawara Line)
Address: 5-3-1 Daita, Setagaya-ku, 155-0033 Tokyo
URL: http://www.shiro-hige.com/ (Japanese only)
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