Restaurant Review

KO-SO CAFE BIORISE – Café in Ebisu Popular for Vegan Customers


If you hear that a café is halal-certified, you might imagine an interior with Asian furniture or a unique ambience of the Internet café lit by fluorescent lamps. Most of these cafés are bustling with tourists who would rather choose actual benefits over comfort, but this place Ko-So Café is full of instagrammable features and is popular among vegans or people who love macrobiotics in the Ebisu area.

Emzyme is their specialty

Enzyme is the key for all the life activities of humans, animals and plants. The café proposes the recipe maximizing the benefit of the enzyme.

“Beauty from within” is the motto

The café carefully selects organic vegetables and offers the menu to help their customers build a beautiful body from within. Not only the tourists looking for halal foods but also many locals who want healthy bodies are frequent customers to the place.

A balanced meal in one plate with vitamins

Well-balanced menus of salad, curry and pasta are offered, and each dish comes with organic vegetables rich with enzymes. Soft and chewy Awajishima pasta, very rare find in Tokyo, is used for the Cold Salad Pasta at 1,180 yen (photo) with no chemical additives. The enzyme dressing makes it even healthier. Other unique low-calorie menu such as Natto Spicy Pasta is also available at 1,080 yen.

Recharge yourself with enzyme drinks

The smoothie of the day is very popular, but the Enzyme Soda at 480 yen is also highly recommended. The liquid enzyme concentrate with 88 natural ingredients will help the growth of the beneficial bacteria in your body.

Well prepared for customers looking for halal

The café also has a local halal certificate and uses halal-only utensils or kitchen equipment while staying away from animal products, eggs, dairy products or chemical seasonings. A perfect place for people who want to pursue beauty and maintain health through meals with comfort.


  • Halal Certificate ◯
  • Halal Meat –
  • No Pork ◯
  • Halal Seasoning –
  • Halal Meal ◯
  • Vegetarian Meal ◯
  • Muslim Owner –
  • Muslim Chef –
  • Halal Storage ◯
  • Halal Kitchen/Cutler ◯

Lion’s Plaza Ebisu 1F
3-25-3 Higashi Shibuya-ku Tokyo Google Maps
Phone: 03-3409-3405
11:30-14:30, 17:00-20:00 Monday-Tuesday, Thursday-Sunday