Dining & Shops

Student facilities, for use by students and instructors, are located on Tohoku University's campuses in Katahira, Kawauchi, Aobayama, and Seiryo.

Katahira Campus

Sakura Kitchen

With a sturdy ceiling made up of large wooden beams, the building fits in well with the surrounding tree-lined streets and creates the impression that one is eating in the shade of a forest.

Restaurant Hagi

This restaurant offers pasta, locally sourced grilled meat dishes, an original set called the Hagi Meal, a beef-tongue platter, and in the evening Tohoku University's own brand of beer and wine. Its menu focuses on Tohoku area foods and drinks.

Sakura Shop

This shop carries a wide range of breads, rice-balls, box lunches, and snacks, as well as magazines and books.

Kawauchi Campus

Kawauchi no Mori Dining

This cafeteria's name was inspired by Sendai's nickname, Mori no Miyako (the city of tree). It is the largest cafeteria on any of the campuses, with 592 seats.

Kitchen Terrace Couleur

"Couleur" is French for "color."
This cafeteria serves curry, rice-bowl dishes, and noodles.

Bush Clover Cafe

This cafe opened in January 2010, alongside Kitchen Terrace Couleur. It sells coffee, bread, bagels, and cakes.

Bee ARENA Cafe

We have named this dining hall with the hope that people will gather there like "bees to a hive." It provides an inviting atmosphere for students and staff alike.

Kawauchi Co-op Restaurant

This cafeteria is frequently used by Faculty of Arts and Letters students.

Mozart klees coffee

Sendai's well known Mozart Café chain has its Mozart Klee's coffee branch on the 1st floor of the Centennial Hall.

Cafe Repos

Your food is prepared as soon as you order, so it's always freshly made.

Multidisciplinary Research Building SHOP (POCKE)

Sells a wide variety of food, from box lunches to snacks.

Kawauchi Co-op Book Store (North)

A bookstore located on Kawauchi-Kita Campus. Besides selling various books and magazines, it also carries box lunches, snacks, and a range of daily necessities.

Kawauchi Co-op Book Store (South)

This bookstore stocks more specialized books related to the humanities than any of the other campus stores. In addition to academic materials, it also has a wide selection of general-interest magazines and books.

Aobayama Campus

Aobayama Co-op Restaurant

Ingredients are selected on the basis of quality and safety to provide a varied a la carte menu, rice-bowls, curry, and a salad bar (salad sold by weight). The facility offers meals from breakfast to dinner.

Espace Ouvert

This relaxed restaurant Offers Lunch and dinner. 38 seats.

Keyaki Dining

This relaxed restaurant Offers Lunch and dinner.

Espace Commun

This relaxed restaurant Offers Lunch and dinner.

Aoba Dining

This student restaurant offers Halal foods also.

Komorebi cafe

This cafe's natural lighting and open spaces make a strong impression. Here students can enjoy their meals in a relaxed atmosphere.

Aobayama Co-op Bookstore

This shop carries specialized materials related to the Faculties of Science and Pharmaceutical Sciences, it also has wide range of reasonably priced stationary supplies, box lunches, breads.

book cafe 'BOOOK'

This shop allows students to browse books while having fresh bread and coffee.


This convinience store located on the Faculty of Science, is extremely convenient to students and staff alike.

Seiryo Campus

Seiryo Co-op Restaurant

The varied menu shows calories for each dish. There is also a salad bar. The cafeteria serves breakfast from 8:00 AM to encourage well-rounded eating habits.

Seiryo Co-op Shop

This shop carries a wide range of breads, rice-balls, box lunches, and snacks, as well as stationary supplies, daily necessities, and a wide selection of medical books, popular new publications, and informational materials.

Map & Directions

Tohoku University Main Office:
2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku,
Sendai, Miyagi, Japan 980-8577

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