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Shimokitazawa, Setagaya

Categories: Neighborhoods, Shopping, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.2/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web
Walk through the narrow lanes and alleys of Shimokitazawa, a commercial and entertainment district of Tokyo. The hip neighborhood boasts many stores selling eclectic fashions and accessories. Watch a punk band perform at a converted bomb shelter, or visit one of the many cat-friendly cafes. The trendy neighborhood draws a young and artsy crowd of residents and appeals to tourists looking for Japanese pub-restaurants, theaters, and live music venues. Make Shimokitazawa a part of your Tokyo vacation plans using our Tokyo holiday planner.
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  • Is a Tokyo-born, and raised in Tokyo. Local → Ikebukuro → Harajuku-Shibuya → Roppongi → omote-Sando → Marunouchi Ginza → Japan bridge... specifically said it is embarrassing, but love is not a town, but the age of silence, but go there more and more, is 馴染manaku body is looking a spent changing playground. Among them, Shimo-Kitazawa is truly unique. In the 10's and 20's youth power is moved without a doubt "theatre, live, clothes..." like should offer a strong personality, to what age is, no matter how cool is even somewhat familiar with and relax the mind.  It is not be district disliked, like other places. A nice place with the atmosphere of the old town center. Who became concerned about the little, Yoshimoto Banana, it's under Kitazawa related authors on the one hand around try ramble.
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  • When you fall in the Shimo-Kitazawa station Curry Festival is held. Favorite soup Curry shop and theatre to go to Shimo-Kitazawa. Odakyu line is through the underground, in the South of the level crossing is no longer a walk feels easier. Impression of subculture-Cho, town in young children, but the road is a wide range of ages of those who go. I think what's car because the road is narrow, and very.
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  • I was staying within easy walking distance of Shimokitazawa and visited a couple of times during my trip to Tokyo. It's easy to access from Shibuya. There's lots of bars, restaurants, arcades and vint...  read more »
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