Cafe Ellington – CLOSED

Sad to find that another jazz cafe has bit the dust. Not too surprising with this place as it was only opened a couple years ago and in an area, Asagaya, with plenty of jazz joint competition. I hope Onodera-san the owner didn’t take too bad a financial hit on the place.

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Mr. OK Jazz is a 20+ year resident of Japan and spends all his free time wandering the Kanto area looking for jazz cafes, bars, clubs and record stores. For two years he hosted the OK Jazz radio show on InterFM Radio, currently the OK Jazz podcast. You can reach him at *protected email*