PLACES


Enjoyed the description of one of the bars, coffee houses, restaurants, and jazz clubs in the books? Here's what you'll need to visit yourself.

Amsterdam

Café Bouwman
On Utrechtsestraat along the Prinsengracht canal, Utrechtsestraat 102, 1017 VS Amsterdam, Tel: 020-330 6752
Get Down To It Koffieshop
Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 77-79, 1017 PW Amsterdam

 


Bangkok

Baan Khanitha
Brown Sugar Jazz Restaurant
Lumpini Park
Lumpini Thai Boxing Stadium
Sirocco

 


Barcelona

Ganiveteria Roca
Placa del Pi 3-08002, Barcelona, Tel: 34-93-302-1241
Hotel La Florida
Ctra. Vallvidrera al Tibidabo 83-89, 08035 Barcelona, Tel: 34-93-259-3000
Torre d'alta Mar
Passeig Joan de Borbo 88, 08023 Barcelona, Torre Sant Sebastia, Tel: 34-93-221-0007

 


California

Café Borrone
1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025, Tel: 650-327-0830
Casanova Restaurant
5th Street between Mission and San Carlos, Carmel-by-the-Sea, Tel: 831-625-0501
Hotel Bel-Air
701 Stone Canyon Rd., Los Angeles, CA 90077, Tel: 310-472-1211
Jazz at Pearls
Jazz at Pearl's in San Francisco, sadly, has closed.
Kepler's Bookstore
1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025, Tel: 650-324-4321
Quattro
2050 University Avenue, East Palo Alto, CA 94303, Tel: 650-566-1200
Ritual Coffee Roasters
1026 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110, Tel: 415-641-1024 (Other Bay Area locations here)
Vesuvio
255 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94133

 


Costa Rica

Intercontinental Hotel
San Jose, Costa Rica
Spoon
Villas Rio Mar
Dominical, Costa Rica

 


Hong Kong

The China Club
13th Floor, Old Bank of China Building, Bank St. Central
Tel: (852) 2521-8888

 


Macau

Oparium Cafe
Avenida Baia Nova, Macau

 


Manila

Ayala Center
Peninsula Hotel

 


New York

Carnegie Deli
854 Seventh Ave (at 55th St), New York, NY 10019, Tel: 212-757-2245
The Cupping Room
359 West Broadway, New York, NY, Tel: 212-925-2898
Ear Inn
326 Spring St. (between Greenwich and Washington Sts.), New York, NY, Tel: 212-226-9060
Katz's Deli
205 E. Houston Street, New York, NY 10002, Tel: 212-254-2246
Milk & Honey
134 Eldridge Street, New York, NY, Tel: 212-625-3397
Omen Sushi Restaurant
113 Thompson St, New York, NY, Tel: 212-925-8923
Pegu Club
77 W Houston St, New York, NY, Tel: 212-473-7348
Village Vanguard
178 Seventh Ave South, New York, NY, Tel: 212-255-4037
Zinc Bar
90 W Houston St, New York, NY, Tel: 212-477-8337

 


Osaka

The Bar at the Ritz Carlton Osaka
2-5-25, Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka, Tel: 06-6343-7000
Bar Satoh
5-26 Zengenjicho 2-chome, Osaka, Tel: 06-6923-2348
Overseas
Asia Building 1F, 1-4-13 Honmachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka, Tel: 06-6262-3940

 


Paris

Chez Prune
36, rue Beaurepaire, Paris, 75010, 10e, Tel: +33 1 4241 3047, Metro: Jacques Bonsergent, Republique
La Closerie des Lilas
171, boulevard du Montparnasse, 01-40-51-34-50
Le Loir dans la Theiere
3, rue des Rosiers, 01-42-72-90-61
Le Petit Célestin
12 quai des Célestins, 75004 Paris

 


Phnom Penh

Citadel Knives
No. 10, Ang Duong (St. 110); Corner of Sisowath Quay; Tel: (855) 23 880 014
Khmer Borane
389 Sisowath Quay
In front of the Royal Palace
Rubie's
Street 240; Tel: +855(0)97-88 49 664

 


Phuket

Amanpuri

 


Rio

Scenarium bar and restaurant
Confeitaria Colombo coffee bar

 


Saigon

Goc Saigon Rooftop Restaurant
135 Nguyen Hue St., District 1, Saigon, Tel: 08-914-4992

 


Tokyo

On the Trail of John Rain (3 parts)
Tokyo Fox's John Rain Cycling Challenge

Blue Note Tokyo
6-3-16 RAIKA Bldg., Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-5485-0088
Body & Soul
Anise Building, B-1, 6-13-9 Minami Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-5466-3348
Café de l'Ambre
Cafe Peshaworl
3-1-4 Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3242-1212
Club Alfie
6-2-35 Hama Roppongi Bldg 5F Ropppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3479-2037
Christie Tea & Cake
1-16-1 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3401-2866
D-Heartman
6-5-17 Ginza, Miyukikan Building, 4F, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3573-6123
Ginza-yu
1-12-2 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3561-2550
Hatou
1-15-9 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3400-908
Jardin de Luseine
1-15-14 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3470-3333
Kabaya Coffee
Kamiya Bar
Las Chicas
5-47-6 Minami Aoyama Minato-ku, Tokyo, 150-0001 Tel: 03-3407-6863
Lion Coffee
Tokyo's-worst-"best-kept"-secret
Monsoon Cafe
2-10-1 Nishi-Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3400-7200
Old Imperial Lounge
1-1-1 Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3504-1111
Rue Favart
3-28-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-5421-0688
Taihō Chuuka Ryōri (Chinese Cuisine)
These Library Lounge
Nishi-Azabu, 2-15-12, Karutetto Building 1F, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 813-5466-7331
Tsukumo Ramen (Ramen noodle, Ebisu)
1-1-36, Hiroo,Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-5466-9566 (Open: 11:00am-5:00am)
Tsuta Coffee Shop
5-11-20 Minami Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0062, Tel: 03-3498-6888
Volontaire
6-29-6 Jingu-mae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3400-8629

 


Washington, DC

The Palm
1225 19th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036, Tel: 202-293-9091