Top things to do in Ogasawara Archipelago

Cafe in Chichi-jima

USK Coffee

Out of an Airstream caravan on the road to Kominato-kaigan, English-speaking Ku and Yusuke serve thirst-quenching caffeinated drinks, made from beans grown on their adjacent plot, along with homemade cookies and cak…
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. They also run a diving school from the same building, and an upmarket gu…
Bar in Chichi-jima

Yankee Town

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