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Suzukien Asakusa Main Store

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All reviews matcha ice cream black sesame green tea premium level definitely worth the trip long queue high expectations sensoji temple scoop hojicha intense intensity strongest toasted lover bitter sweetness
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got a scoop of the Level 7 matcha with a scoop of houjicha. Both were great - texture was smooth and both tasted like perfectly brewed tea. Level 7 can be a bit intense if you’re not into tea or are sensitive to bitterness, but...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ensei17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am pretty curious thanks to the article that I read about this shop. I am a matcha lover originally, so I buy the no.7 Matcha Gelato, also dubbed as the creamiest and highest quality matcha gelato. NOT DISAPPOINTED. Have to say that I really...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank gabriellatanwrites
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

An ice cream store located in the street north of Senso-ji, the ice cream was very good, I highly recommend getting the number 7 flavour.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank WintersummerJ
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Being a matcha fan residing in Malaysia, it is sometimes a little difficult to not get disappointed and let down by some so-called matcha ice-cream over here. This level 7 premium matcha is the purest I've tasted so far. I was jokingly telling my husband...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank KMandy
Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

Matcha ice cream was very good. I loved that they had all the levels of matcha. Definitely worth the trip. My only criticism is that the store is very small and narrow. When my husband and I stopped in, it was very crowded. We were...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank mundi77
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Had the level 3 matcha ice cream and the black sesame ice cream. It was so so so good. So different from the ones I was able to try in Europe. Way better

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank louloudlc
Reviewed May 5, 2019

Matcha is popular overseas recently. I see many reputations concerning Matcha through a variety of media. You can feel real Matcha in Japan if you come here. This Matcha is ice cream. But there are 7 levels in richness. Level 7 looks like a real...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank P9999PF_
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

We came to Suzukien after visiting the nearby temples, and since we had some spare time we thought we could try this ice-cream shop. We queued a bit as usual in Tokyo, while in the meantime taking a look at the flavors we could choose...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Gabriele1989
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

This ruins any other matcha ice cream I will ever have because it's soooooooo good. I had the no. 7 strongest one. Came back the next day for more. In missing this so much. Wish I could import some. The Matcha flavor goes really well...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank NG-Y-MY
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Premium no.7 is like okoi cha(very strong matcha tea served at special tea ceremony) made into icecream. I thought this is only available at suzukien but i noticed other shops at kamakura sell similar icecreams. If you can't take this strong flavour, there are less...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 979midiy
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Nearby
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
...More
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Response from kelvinthefirst | Reviewed this property |
When I went there, there's no such thing, just go in, follow the queue poles, choose the flavor, then pay.
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