Buying Halal Souvenir in Japan : Halal Corner in Japanese Mall Laox Akihabara



LAOX Akihabara halal corner


Halal Corner in Laox Akihabara

When visiting Japan, other than sightseeing and culinary journey, there is one thing you would want to do for sure: souvenirs shopping. We are sure you want to share your happiness with your friends and family about your amazing trip to Japan.

In Japan, bringing back souvenirs or “omiyage” also a common practice; mainly edible souvenirs. You might spot omiyage shops all over Japan. Looking for Moslem friendly souvenirs is a little bit tricky though. You need to be careful as a Japanese sweet usually use non-halal ingredients such as alcohol, pork-based gelatin, etc. Sadly, this is including most Japan famous brands. It might take a while to find a Moslem friendly souvenir.

But worry no more because, in LAOX Akihabara, there is a “halal corner” where they only put halal snacks. LAOX Akihabara main store located just about 200 meters from the Akihabara station.

Akihabara is a buzzing shopping district well known for its electronics, anime, and manga stores. It is one of the must-see places in Tokyo. LAOX itself is one of the most famous duty-free one-stop shopping. The “halal corner” is on the 4th floor, if you can not find it you might ask the staffs as they are mostly English-speakers.

They have quite a lot variety of products in the halal corner. From chocolate, matcha, biscuits, and also ready-to-eat halal ramen. Go for souvenir shopping in this store is much easier and less time-consuming. On top of that, there is a praying space on the 7th floor.

If you have a chance to visit Tokyo, don’t hesitate to come to Laox Akihabara

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