Kappa-bashi kitchenware street vol.2: Fake Food Sample

By Yoshi, November 16, 2010

You could see “Fake Food samples” of dishes are displayed in the windows of restaurants in Japan.

They look like the actual dishes, isn’t it?

If you are interested in these “fake food samples”,
how about going to “Kappa-bashi kitchenware street”?
* please read the previous article, “Kappa-bashi kitchenware street vol.1
for more infomation of this street.

Some shops on the street sell “Fake Food samples”.

Tokyo biken” (東京美研) is a famous shop.
Open hour is 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. on Monday to Saturday,
10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Sunday & public holidays.

Let’s go inside!!


Almost of all samples made by plastic, but they are very expensive,
because they are mostly handmade and carefully sculpted like the actual dishes.

But they have good stuff for souvenirs like key chains and magnets.
This shop is “Sample shop Maizuru“.


Miniature samples & Sushi Clock!

they are selling samples for decorating mobile phone!

This one I found on the street, is “Fake Food sample”!
Going to Asakusa, visit this street!