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Takadanobaba, Shinjuku

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Neighborhood Tourist Spot
During the day, Takadanobaba swarms with commuters heading to work, while at night the scene transforms into a vibrant student neighborhood. The monolithic Big Box building dominates the area, housing a gym, restaurants, bookshops, and many inexpensive clothing stores. Because of its significant student population, many affordable restaurants, and karaoke bars, the neighborhoods draws big crowds looking for after-dark entertainment. For Takadanobaba and beyond, use our Tokyo travel itinerary maker to get the most from your Tokyo vacation.
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  • We stayed 10min away from the station. Good and reasonable food. 'I Lamb You', Yayoi, Nagoya Ramen n Ippupo Ramen serve great food. The Big Box Mall has only a few shopping outlet. Uniqlo is one of th...  more »
  • many reasonably priced ethnic restaurants, burmese, korean, thai are scattered around this university town. it has inice atmosphere, interesting buildings and good food, what more can you ask?  more »
  • close to a big and famous university, full of young students, very nice atmosphere, full of small and interesting small stores  more »