7 ways to enjoy autumn in Toranomon

Make the most of Tokyo's most comfortable season
Things to in Toranomon this autumn | Time Out Tokyo
By Time Out Tokyo Editors |
In association with Mori Building
Autumn is one of the nicest seasons in Tokyo, as it's still more than warm enough to have fun outside and there's a boatload of great events going on all around the city. These are some of the best things to do in the Toranomon area this autumn, including chowing down on some of the tastiest eats out there and catching interesting festivities right in the heart of the city.

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Stock up on hotel-grade sweets for Halloween...

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The Andaz Tokyo hotel's pastry shop stocks a wide variety of tasty baked treats, including a range of autumn specials (available Oct 3-31) such as Roast Apple Pie and pumpkin desserts from macarons to pudding. Andaz Tokyo Pastry Shop

Restaurants, Coffeeshops

Take on a mighty pudding...

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A neighbourhood fixture for 46 years, this classic coffee shop is best known as the home of the Jumbo Purin, a mug-sized custard treat that's best enjoyed together with a cup of strong joe. Hekkelun

Ring in the season with soba...

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Buckwheat is harvested in both summer and autumn, but it's the latter season that produces the most aromatic grain. This venerable soba joint has served eager slurpers since 1872 and continues to wow both with its noodles and the seasonal tempura used for toppings. Fresh autumn soba usually becomes available from late October. Osakaya Sunaba Honten
Shopping, Home decor

Beautify your apartment...

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French homewares brand Sia's flagship store opened in June 2016 and deals in things like tableware, textiles and deceptively real-looking artificial plants. Consider picking up a plastic version of the seasonal cosmos flower for your home. Sia Toranomon

Autumn is also the time for art...

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