“Fake food” is realistic looking food made out of plastic! This is one of the unique things you can see in Japan and you can experience making one of the fake foods by yourself and it can be a clipped to a key chain. It will make a great souvenir!
- Choose the kind of food sample (fake food) you want to make.
- Book a place according to your schedule.
- Enjoy creating your own unique food sample!
The history of fake food making started early in the Taisho Era - nearly 100 years ago - as a handicraft. Later, people started using them to display the menu at restaurants. These displays help you to see what kind of food is serve at restaurants. It is a very unique culture and many restaurants in Japan display the foods that almost perfectly replicate the real foods!
Recently, it has become a big trend in Japan for people to experience making these fake foods at the factories where they are manufactured.
With this experience you can choose one menu from the choices of six. From the categories of sweets, you will make fruits with cream and decorate them nicely. In the other category, you can either make a bento lunch box or sushi. The choice of the design is up to you so that you can make your unique replica!
The steps are simple and the instructor will teach you thoroughly, so don’t worry. Once you have completed your replica, you will attach a clip, strap or key chain. It will be completed within one hour. You should be proud of yourself making the item and show it to your friends back in the country.
*Business hour: 10:00 AM-18:00 PM
*Time for the activity: 30-45 minutes
*Age: 3 years and over (Children require parental supervision)
Note: Each food item can be made only within a specific time slot. For reference, see the time slots below:
- Mini parfait: 10:00, 14:00, 16:00
- Fruits parfait: 10:00, 14:00, 16:00
- Sweet tarte: 10:00, 14:00, 16:00
- Bento: 11:00, 13:00, 15:00, 17:00
- Sushi: 11:00, 13:00, 15:00, 17:00
Osaka's studio (the exact address will be provided after you book)