All posts by Lawrence




Nihon Fest 2016

This is the first time we have attended an event of this kind and we had a lot of fun serving matcha to everyone and meeting so many interesting people! Thank you to all the cosplayers as well as Ma Cherie Maid and Butler Cafe, Sigma Anime Dance and Cosplay Group, and EPS Infinity for… Read More


One year Anniversary!

May, 30th, 2016 Hello, it has been exactly one year since we started this journey of bringing a high quality matcha cafe experience to Vancouver. We started out with very humble means, and that hasn’t changed much, but we have made much progress and are very encouraged to see the acceptance and enthusiasm behind what… Read More


Keizai Newspaper Article

Thank you very much to Keizai newspaper for mentioning us in their latest issue! This is first time we see the lineup from sideways! http://vancouver.keizai.biz/photoflash/558/ http://vancouver.keizai.biz/headline/2216/ To all our customers, we love you all for your wonderful support. We will continue striving to improvement!


Sakura Days Japan Fair

We have just completed our first event at the Sakura Days Japan Fair at Vandusen Gardens! We really enjoyed serving Matcha to everyone! Thank you to all those to visited our booth as well as all the volunteers and organizers who created this wonderful event. It was our first time at such a large event… Read More



Trip to Japan

ICHIYO’S Matcha Bar recently had the pleasure and honor of visiting the famed, notable Japanese Tea Maker, HOSHINO SEICHA in Yame, Fukuoka, Japan, where we witnessed firsthand the beauty of the Hoshino tea gardens and the passion, pride, and excruciating attention to detail that set true Japanese Matcha apart from the rest.   I