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Herbal Café & Acupuncture Massage Therapy Clinic『WA-roots』

Published: June 9, 2023

※Prices are subject to change from those in effect at the time of the interview. Please contact the café & clinic directly for the latest information.


A herbal cafe and an acupuncture/massage therapy clinic, born from the desire to make healthy practices more accessible and enjoyable.
The atmosphere is so calming and inviting, and the herbal teas and drinks are simply delightful.
It’s the perfect place to relax and unwind.


The concept of the cafe is to offer “As healthy and delicious as possible” You can enjoy herbal teas, meals, and desserts based on natural remedies.
The herbal cafe is a breath of fresh air in the coffee-centric world. Their unique selection of herbal blends is a welcome change, and they offer something for every palate. The staff is friendly and
attentive, ensuring that each visit is a memorable one.


Keema Curry (with salad) 800 yen.
Our number one popular menu item, which is focused on the careful blend of spices! You can enjoy the perfect balance of the taste and spiciness. The secret ingredient is miso. It pairs
very well with mixed grain rice.
The dishes are a perfect fusion of flavors that transport the customer to another world. From the delicate use of herbs to the boldness of spices, every bite is a delightful adventure for the
taste buds.


Herb Chicken Wrap Sandwich 650 yen.
Wrapped in a dough kneaded with oatmeal, this wrap sandwich contains carrot slaw, green salad, homemade herb chicken, and a special sauce. It provides a satisfying fullness while being healthy.
The herb chicken wrap sandwich is a taste sensation! The herb-marinated chicken is tender and succulent, and the combination of herbs adds a wonderful burst of flavor. The wrap itself is perfectly balanced with a soft exterior and a satisfying chew. It’s a go-to choice for a satisfying and delicious meal.


Seasonal Fruit Tart – 400 yen.
Homemade Ginger Ale – 450 yen.
A tart made with “seasonal” fruits. It is a gluten-free dessert that does not contain flour, making it ideal for young children and women, with refreshing ice-cold drinks made with homemade ginger syrup.
The seasonal fruit tart is a sweet symphony of flavors! The crust is light and flaky, and the combination of juicy fruits adds a refreshing and vibrant taste. It along with the freshness of the ginger ale creates a mesh of flavors in your mouth.


Mallow Blue Shaved Ice – 500 yen.
Shaved ice made with Mallow Blue, a herb known for its mucosal protective effects. It is effective in relieving symptoms of hay fever and dry throat. You can also enjoy honey lemon on top of the ice.
This shaved ice has a unique feature where the color changes when homemade honey syrup is poured over it, utilizing its natural characteristics. It’s a must-capture moment for photography enthusiasts. This whimsical treat is not only visually stunning but also incredibly delicious. The flavors are refreshing and mouthwatering, and the color-changing effect adds an extra layer of excitement to the whole experience.


Blended Herbal Tea (HOT/ICE) – 450 yen.
In addition to the four types of blended herbal tea available, you can also enjoy individual herbal teas that are sold by weight in-store. The photo shows “Hibiscus,” a herbal tea.
The careful selection and expert blending of herbs create a harmonious and flavorful infusion.
Each sip is like a gentle hug for the senses, providing both comfort and nourishment.

Next, let me introduce the acupuncture and massage therapy clinic integrated into the cafe.

Customized treatments tailored to each individual’s symptoms and body constitution.
The clinic offers a range of treatments, including targeted therapies for each customers conditions as well as cupuncture treatments for improving overall constitution. They propose the most suitable treatment method from massage, acupuncture, and moxibustion based on each patient’s concerns. In addition to therapeutic and health purposes, beauty acupuncture for cosmetic purposes is also popular as well.


Flexible treatments that cater to individual needs.
*First-time visitors only: Initial consultation fee of 1,000 yen.
The acupuncture massage was an incredible journey of relaxation and healing. The gentle yet precise application of acupuncture, combined with the therapeutic massage techniques, melted away my tension and revitalized my body. It was a deeply calming experience.


You can care for the “inner” aspect of your body at the cafe, while at the clinic, you can care for the “outer” aspect of your body, all within one space.
You can choose from the cafe or clinic, or you can experience both. If you want to be healed both mentally and physically, please visit WA-roots!


≪English Article Journalist Profile≫
・Name: Seeja Prasad
・Nationality: Indian
・Hobby: Studying Japanese


※The information in this article is current as of May 2023, and all prices listed include tax.
Please contact the café & clinic directly for the latest information.