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Top Choice Cafe in Chichi-jima

USK Coffee

Out of an Airstream caravan on the road to Kominato-kaigan beach, English-speaking Ku and Yusuke serve thirst-quenching caffeinated drinks, made from beans grown on their adjacent plot, along with homemade cookies a…
Bar in Chichi-jima

Yankee Town

Follow the main coastal road towards Okumura for around 10 minutes east of the main pier to find this convivial driftwood bar run by island-born, English-speaking Rance Ohira. It's a great place to chill with a beer…
Japanese in Chichi-jima

Cafe Hale

Hale's deck, facing Chichi-jima's port, is a top spot to enjoy a delicious lunch of sashimi on a bowl of rice or a slice of lemon cheesecake.
International in Chichi-jima


Friendly restaurant and bar serving simple fare of rice dishes, pizza and tacos. Open for lunch on days when the Tokyo ferry is in town. It's in front of Futami Bay, steps from the port.