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Shinjuku Golden Gai, Shinjuku
(3.7/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web)
Famous for its eclectic bars and architecture, Shinjuku Golden Gai provides visitors with a slice of authentic Tokyo nightlife. Though this area contains only six alleyways, with a few additional narrow passages interconnecting them, it boasts over 200 bars, clubs, and restaurants. Many of these shack-like spots commit to a particular theme, such as jazz or punk rock, while others cater specifically to movie buffs, artists, musicians, or celebrities. Put Shinjuku Golden Gai into our Tokyo travel itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Tokyo.
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  • Any one whom likes to have a nostalgic feel on what it is like to jump back in too the 50s or 60s should come to this place. It is like a thorn on a rose but a highly recommended one. The place looks ...  more »
  • A little difficult to find at night and most of the bars appeared closed on the Sunday night. Still it was interesting to walk through this area. 
  • Nice streets that many taverns and bars. At the end of the afternoon runs the full of the most diverse people. Definitely a must
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