In Tokyo needing basmati or jasmine rice, pickled lime uttam, turmeric cream, mustard oil, coconut milk powder? Almost everything Indian culinary requirement is catered for at Ambika, a well-established Indian mini-market in Tokyo’s Taito ward.
Ambika began in 1998 and is now, according to the Ambika website, “Japan’s premier online Indian grocery shop for authentic Indian spices, groceries, juices, wine, ready to eat curry and herbal products” – all imported from India.
As well as the physical premises, Ambika Trading Company runs an online store for Indian food shopping from anywhere in Japan.
Ambika is located in a small street one block east off Route 462 and one block south of Kasuga-dori Road in Tokyo’s Taito ward.
3-19-12 Kuramae, Taito-ku, Tokyo 111-0051
Map to Ambika