This is melting my brain

Things I have learned today:

I am exasperated. Not because our treasured and storied local coffee stand has been sold and mass-marketed to the Japanese, but because the Japanese version looks way, way better.

4 Comments so far

  1. Karen (unregistered) on January 17th, 2008 @ 7:42 am

    That gratin looks pretty good. Not too sure about lettuce on hot dogs, though.


  2. Therese (unregistered) on January 17th, 2008 @ 8:49 am

    Oh tits. Can they please open one here in HK? And one that’s not a total rip-off, like the one in Shanghai. THANKS. :O

    My next short trip is so to Tokyo.


  3. Daneeta Loretta Saft (unregistered) on January 17th, 2008 @ 11:20 am

    When I moved up to Tokyo in 1995, I was on my own and completely overwhelmed. As I walked around the corner from my work, I discovered a Cafe du Monde. As a native New Orleanian, I nearly cried as I settled in to enjoy precious coffee.


  4. Varg (unregistered) on January 17th, 2008 @ 5:53 pm

    Check the garmel Beignets!

    http://www.cafedumonde.jp/food/b_dip.html



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