Well that didn’t take that long! You can now find cronuts in cafes around Tokyo supplied by Banderole. The craze hasn’t hit the radar of Japanese trend setters yet so don’t expect the long lines that you’d find for pancakes or brunch spots. I’m not sure if this will become a fad in Japan as even cupcakes haven’t made a big splash. But we’ll see! Sometimes these food trends take awhile to catch on here (like pancakes).
If you’re keen to try it, they’re offered here in chocolate, matcha, strawberry, and white chocolate:
Check out their website for shop locations across Japan – mostly surburban locations so far.