When I need organic vegetables right away and can`t wait a week for the next delivery (or the next Farmer`s Market) I head to the closest organic shops in Tokyo. Here are my favorite with online options:
1) Precce & Tokyu Stores have a small organic section. Look for the JAS organic sign above.
Precce Website: http://shop.tokyu-bell.jp/tokyu-store/app/common/index (in Japanese)
Tokyu Website: http://www.tokyu-bell.jp/ (in Japanese)
Locations: Tokyo and surrounding areas
Website: http://www.oisix.com (in Japanese)
Locations: Futakotamagawa Rise – B1 level, Kichijoji – B1 in the Atre Building, Ebisu Mitsukoshi, Nakameguro Tokyu Store, Meguro Precce Store, Sangenjaya Tokyu Store, etc. Full list here.
3) Natural House
Website: http://www.naturalhouse.co.jp (in Japanese)
Locations: Aoyama, Meguro Atre, Shimokitazawa, Yurakucho Itocia, Ikebukuro Tobu Store, Futakotamagawa Rise, etc. Full list here.
4) Crayon House All in one shop (veggies, restaurant, cosmetics, books & toys).
5) F&F 自然食品の店
Website: http://www.shizensyoku-ff.com (in Japanese)
Locations: Shibuya, Jiyugaoka, Musashikoyama, Takashimaya Tamagawa, Shinjuku`s Keio Dept Store, etc. Full list here.
Another resource for fresh, organic food are the Tokyo Area Farmer`s Markets. Here is a list from the archives. ** Ask for “Yuuki” (有機) which means Organic in Japanese. **
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Here are other recommenced shopping locations for great groceries in Japan
Sakana no Bacca (Nakameguro) for the best fish in town.
Don Quijote Platinum (Shirogane) for the best Japanese beef (not joking, there is an amazing butcher shop in the back of the first floor)
Offline Organic Stores – Tokyo Organic Stores
Online Organic Shopping – Our recommended Japan based organic shopping resources
Recommended Organic Restaurants and Cafes
Umekoji Collabo, Kyoto – Family-Friendly Organic Restaurant
Three Twins Organic Ice Cream Shop (Daikanyama, Tokyo)
We Are The Farm ORGANIC RESTAURANT (Ebisu, TokyoI)
Cosme Kitchen Adaptation (Ebisu, Tokyo) – All you can eat Organic Salad Bar
Organic Cafe Lulu (Koto-ku, Tokyo) – Reading Cafe and Play Space
Lotus Baquette Organic Bakery and Cafe (Daikanyama, Shibuya & Yokohama)
Urth Caffe (Daikanyama, Tokyo) – Healthy Food and Organic Drinks Cafe
Bareburger Organic Restaurant (Jiyugaoka, Tokyo) – Baby-friendly
Midorie Organic Restaurant & Deli (Gakugeidaigaku, Tokyo)
Floresta Nature Donuts (Gakugeidaigaku, Tokyo) – Adorable, Organic Donuts
Trueberry (Hiroo, Tokyo) – Organic Food and Drink
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Where do you have produce delivered from? I am relatively new to tokyo and was dying to find a organic produce delivery service!
I use OISIX.com. You`ll need a friend who can read Japanese to set it up for you. Once that`s done, ordering is a breeze. =)