Locations featured in Part2 'Terrace House Tokyo 2019-2020'
“Terrace House” is a popular Japanese reality show series that features six boys and girls living under the same roof. Based on the Tokyo 2019-2020 series, this article will take a look at the stylish locations (including cafes, restaurants, bars, and sightseeing spots) that were featured in each episode.
You can check the locations in part1 from here
Yamaken (sushi) from episode 24
Aika and Ryo meet up in Ginza to go eat sushi. He orders 12,000yen course. Over the dinner, he asks about the quarrel between her and Emika the other day. On the other, Emika ask about his basketball practice schedule so that she knows when he is available.
Yamaken is a sushi restaurant in Ginza only open at night time. The restaurant just opened in June 2019.
Night view of Ginza
Dining Bar Table 9 from episode 24
Peppe invites Haruka on a date to a fancy bar at Shinagawa Prince Hotel. He prepared roses for her as a gift. The two go up to the 39th floor where the bar is to drink martinis. Here, Peppe confess that he has a crush on her.
Dining Bar Table 9 Tokyo is on the 39th floor, main tower in Shinagawa Prince Hotel. On a clear day, guests are greeted with 360°panoramic views of Tokyo.
panoramic view of Tokyo seen from the bar
Hakone Kowaki-en YUNESSUN Spa Resort from episode 23
Ryo and Hana go to Hakone for their first date. Before going to the spa resort, the two have some flirty fun time deciding what type of swimsuit Hana should get. Taking the new swimsuit she got, the two enjoy their time in the spa resort gossipping about people at “Terrace House” as well as share their stories on their past love life.
Hakone Kowaki-en YUNESSUN Spa Resort is a hot spring (onsen) paradise in Hakone. There are 23 different types of baths and some unique baths filled with wine. Visitors must wear swimsuit to enter.
Koijitei (soba noodle) from episode 22
Haruka drives Peppe to the countryside of Shizuoka to go on a date. For lunch, they have soba noodles. On their date, Haruka tells Peppe that she’s leaving “Terrace House”.
Koijitei is a soba noodle restaurant in Shizuoka.
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twelv (sake bar) from episode 22
Peppe along with his colleagues from manga industry drinks sake together. He gets advice on serializing his manga and reveals his feelings that he has a crush on a girl in the house.
twelv is a sake bar offering BIO / PREMIUM / CRAFT sakes gathered from around Japan. This bar is only accessible via invitation/reservation only.
Gapao Shokudou (Thai restaurant) from episode 21
After shopping, Emika, Haruka and Hana have dinner at a Thai restaurant to eat gapao (Thai chicken and basil stir fried rice).
GAPAO shokudou(cafeteria) has branches in Shibuya and Aoyama. The Ebisu branch is led by PEPO, one of the top 10 Thai chefs in Japan, offering a variety of classic Thai dishes such as Thai hot pot and Thai fried rice.
Gapao Shokudou exterior
Kid Blue (where the girls bought pajamas) from episode 21
Haruka, Emika and Hana go to shopping to buy pajamas.
Kid Blue is a popular brand for pajamas with its high quality and comfortableness.
Kid Blue exterior
Pajamas sold at Kid Blue
Gio Daikanyama (Italian) from episode 21
Ryo and Haruka go out for lunch in Daikanyama to talk about love life and more. Haruka tells Ryo that because Hana joined thing changed in a good way. Haruka got to hang out with Emika more and as the three girls hang out together, Haruka got to know more about Emika than before. On the other, when Ryo was questioned about his love life from Haruka, he tells her that he really enjoys pampering his girlfriends.
Gio Daikanyama is an Italian restaurant in Daikanyama specializing in black truffles.
Trattoria Quattro Ragazzi (Italian) from episode 19
Peppe and Haruka go grab dinner at an Italian restaurant in Nakameguro after walking around to catch virtual monsters on Pokemon Go.
Trattoria Quattro Ragazzi is an Italian restaurant in Nakameguro offering wide variety of menus from appetizers to main dishes to pastas and many more. It is also known to serve good wines selected by the sommelier and have more than 50 different types of Italian wines.
Trattoria Quattro Ragazzi
Hiki Cafe from episode 19
Emika goes to a cafe in Shibuya with her friends to talk about her date with Peppe.
Just on the edge of Shibuya, in a more “quieter” place, from lunch to dinner, Hiki Cafe serves organic and all natural food in a warm environment.
Grilled lamb (Jingisukan) restaurant from episode 19
Ryo took Emika to a grilled lamb (a.k.a jingisukan) restaurant in Suidobashi after his basketball practice. Over their dinner, the two talk about their past relationships.
Jingisukan is a grilled lamb dish and the its name was said to come from Genghis Khan. This Jingisukan Kirishima offers grilled lamb dishes and have 8 branches in Tokyo. The one Ryo and Emika went is in Suidobashi.
Sourin(soba noodle) from episode 17
Shohei ask Emika to go out to eat soba noodles with him for lunch. While having lunch, they discuss their love lives.Emika find out that when Shohei has a crush on someone, he works hard to impress that person so that he doesn’t get disliked. And surprisingly, she finds out that Haruka isn’t his type.
Showa Maru (seafood) from episode 17
Ruka and Aika go out to eat seafood at Misaki Port.
Showa Maru is a seafood restaurant in Misaki Port specializing in fresh tuna.
Misaki Port where Ruka and Aika went on a date
Nakameguro Grill (French braised bistro) from episode 17
Emika and Kaori went out for lunch at a restaurant in Nakameguro. Kaori tells Emika about her relationship with her ex and Shohei. And goes on by explaining to Aika that Shohei mistook her ex as her “fiance” and she, herself, couldn’t stop thinking about the rumors about Shohei has a girlfriend. That’s why, although Kaori went on a date with Shohei, both felt really awkward.
Nakameguro Grill serves French braised bistro dish using finest ingredients selected by the owner. Not only that, at this restaurant you can enjoy selected wines from affordable prices to famous brewed high end wines hand picked by the sommelier.
Nakameguro Grill exterior
GOOD VIBES BAR from episode 17
Ruka goes to an interview at Marvel themed bar in Shimokitazawa to talk to the owner about the possibility of working there.
Good Vibes Bar in Shimokitazawa is a Marvel/movie themed bar with its interior decorated with characters, posters and comic books.
GOOD VIBES BAR exterior
GOOD VIBES BAR
Natural Grill Bar Harajuku Hutte from episode 15
At the restaurant in Harajuku, Yusuke seeks advice from Avian, another alum from “Aloha State”. He tells Avian how he was rejected from Haruka when he told his feelings to her. Avian advised to Yusuke that it might be wise for him to have waited longer before he told his feelings. And suggested to cancel his plan to go see fireworks with Haruka. However, he didn’t wanted to go back to Hawaii with regrets and even if he gets hurt, he didn’t want to cancel his plans.
Natural Grill Bar Harajuku Hutte is the only grilled meat and cheese fondue specialty store in Harajuku. The restaurant is designed and decorated under the concept of camping in the woods.
Chatime (bubble tea) from Episode 14
Haruka and Yusuke go grab some bubble tea at Chatime in Akihabara and go to TOKYOITE, a music space to play ukuleles. On their date, he asked Haruka to go to firework festival with him as a couple. But, though Yusuke is her type and she could date someone like him, she declined the offer ‘cause she can only see him as “friends” at the moment.
Chatime is a Taiwanese global franchise teahouse chain with 13 stores in Japan. Its best-selling drink is its Chatime "pearl" (bubble) milk tea.
BAR＆PATISSERIE Megan from espisode 14
Kaori goes to a cafe to get advice from her college friend.
BAR & PATISSERIE Megan is a complex dining space on the first floor of the hotel “Mustard Hotel Shibuya”. In addition to serving dinner, in the afternoon French desserts (Tres Leches cake) are being offered and transforms into a stylish cocktail bar at night.
BAR＆PATISSERIE Megan exterior
BAR＆PATISSERIE Megan interior
Tres Leches cake that Kaori ate
Ushimitsu Ichimon Meguro branch (BBQ) from episode 13
Everyone gather at Ushimitsu Ichimon Meguro branch for the celebratory dinner after seeing Kenny’s band performance. During dinner, Kenny officially tells the house members that he’s moving out.
Ushimitsu Ichimon is a yakiniku (Japanese style BBQ) restaurant.
It uses only the finest quality wagyu beef selected from all over the country and prepare it using the most refined methods.
Parataco (tacos) from episode 13
Yusuke and Haruka go out for organic tacos in Daikanyama to talk about how Haruka is trying to have more conversation with the others as pointed out by Kaori. On the other, Yusuke questions Haruka what type of men she likes and she tells him she likes men who are cuddly like animal hinting she kinda likes Yusuke who fit into that “character”. Yusuke impresses her by handling their dinner bill smoothly upon check out.
Parataco is an organic tacos restaurant in Daikanyama offering tacos, salad, soup and vegetable curry.