Chosen by Zagat as the “number-one dessert restaurant in New York,” Sarabeth’s’ Daikanyama branch offers a special Valentine’s pancake named the Chocolate Explosion.

The indulgent treat has a gooey, chocolate marshmallow center complemented by a topping of fresh raspberries, and can be enjoyed with a side of marshmallows, whipped cream and raspberry sauce. A popular breakfast or brunch destination, Sarabeth’s is sure to satisfy any sweet tooth.

Until Feb 15, open 9am-8pm. 1-35-17 Ebisu-Nishi, Shibuya-ku. Nearest station: Daikanyama. Tel: 03-5428-6358.