Best bites with your cuppa
Here are some of the best places where you can get a quick nibble with your cuppa. Most are open in the morning and stay open all-day!
GLOORIOUS COFFEE | RHYTHM, HIRAFUZAKA
Alaska Donut & Flat White
A local's favourite coffee hangout, Gloorious uses beans from New Zealand, roasted by All Press (Tokyo, Japan). Grab a delicious Alaska donut or a cookie with your coffee, and you're ready to hit the slopes!
GLOORIOUSCOFFEE / OPEN FROM 08:00
GREEN FARM CAFE | HIRAFU INTERSECTION
Caffé Latte & Coconut cookie
Green Farm Cafe is open all-day and serves coffee, made with fresh house-roasted beans. Choose from their delicious fresh home-made cookies, brownies or cakes for a quick, delicious and healthy bite.
GREENFARMCAFE / OPEN FROM 7:30
THE CABIN | LOWER HIRAFU
Danish Cinnamon Scroll & Caffé Latte
The Cabin uses Brazilian & Columbian coffee beans roasted by The Coffee Collective (Copenhagen, Denmark). They not only offer freshly-baked pastries for breakfast, but also to-die-for steak pies for lunch!
THECABINNISEKO / OPEN FROM 8:00
MOUNTAIN KIOSK COFFEE | UPPER HIRAFU
Caffé Latte & Banana Cafe
Mountain Kiosk Coffee, a popular hangout at the Hirafu Welcome Centre, serves coffee made with Ethiopian & Guatemalan beans roasted by Takano Coffee (Niseko, Japan) as well as healthy power cakes and bars!
MOUNTAINKIOSKCOFFEE / OPEN FROM 7:00
GORILLA | SHIKI NISEKO | MIDDLE HIRAFU
Cappucino & Apple Turnover / Danish pastries
Gorilla is a great stop to grab your coffee and a quick bite, with a wide selection of pastries and take-outs. Gorilla teamed up with local roasters Cafe Mocha (Kyogoku, Japan) to create a blend of beans that is just for Gorilla.
GORILLANISEKO.COM / OPEN FROM 7:30
SPROUT | KUTCHAN
Dark Cocoa Vegan Cookies & Caffé Latte
Local coffee institution Sprout now boasts its own roaster, roasting its blend of beans daily. Grab your Caffé Latte and a bag of delicious gluten-free vegan cookies, made by Aoi Sara Cafe in Sapporo.
SPROUT-PROJECT.COM / OPEN FROM 8:00
KISSA AZMAYA | KUTCHAN
Houjicha Latte & Honey Cheese Toast
Known for its Matcha drinks and Japanese desserts, Kizza Azmaya in Kutchan is where you could also have a Honey Cheese Toast, with a special Houjicha (roasted green tea) latte!
KISSAAZMAYA / OPEN FROM 10:00
MOMIJI'S | HIRAFU
Criossant & 'Magic' Caffé Latte
Momiji's (previously Monty's) serves a wicked cuppa using beans from Honduras, Guatemala & Coata Rica. Have a 'Magic' caffé latte made with two-thirds milk with their house-made brownies and pastries.
MGROUPNISEKO.COM/NISEKO-RESTAURANTS/MOMIJI-NABE / OPEN FROM 8:00
KOKO | ODIN PLACE, 2F
Maple Pecan Danish & Salted Caramel Latte
Open from 7:00 daily, grab one of Koko's fresh, in-house baked breads and pastries, and pair it with a Salted Caramel Latte for a warm and fresh treat before heading up the mountain!
KOKONISEKO.COM / OPEN FROM 7:00