Cafe Tobacco – Tokyo’s Smoker Friendly Cafes

26 Jul
rather pointless having smoke alarms in this place

rather pointless having smoke alarms in this place

Smoking is being increasingly more difficult in Japan, especially in the bigger cities. Many disgruntled smokers, feeling shunned at the number of places where they can now puff, can always find the welcome mat out at Cafe Tobacco.  Someone always comes up with a unique business opportunity, as unpopular as this one may be with many anti-smokers. Did you know that some areas in Tokyo have outlawed public smoking with on Several districts in the Japanese capital have banned smoking in public places with on-the-spot fines dealt out. Although there are strong fans in this place, I doubt they’d do any good. and you’d never get be in there. Actually there are some Izakaya’s and local ramen restaurants I’ve dined at which would be as awful as this slow death trap. I can only hope that the staff are smokers, because no well paying wage would be worth working in this cancerous cave would it. Another ‘only in Japan’ post ! This image is shot from the platform at Kanda Station

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