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Eat Like a Local in Tokyo: Private & Personalized

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    Pass By: Tsukemen Gonokami Seisakusho, Japan, 〒151-0051 Tōkyō-to, Shibuya City, Sendagaya, 5-chōme−33−16 シャトレー新宿御苑第一 1F

    Eat and drink your way around Tokyo, known to many as the world food destination (but we wouldn’t say that too loud in

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: SEIBU SHINJUKU STATION, 1 Chome-30 Kabukicho, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 160-0021, Japan

    Discover hidden eateries on second floor apartment blocks where locals love to eat, and sip cocktails at sky bars

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Meiji Jingu Shrine, 1-1 Yoyogi Kamizonocho, Shibuya 151-0052 Tokyo Prefecture

    Learn about the historic and booming food culture in Tokyo from your host

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Food Market, 1 Chome Toyoda, Hino, Tokyo 191-0053, Japan

    Try new dishes and discover local ingredients that you’ve never even heard of

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Tokyo City View Observation Deck (Roppongihills), 6-10-1, Roppongi, Minato 106-6182 Tokyo Prefecture

    Sample a few of the most popular drinks unique to Japan (from the hundreds of vending machines in the streets)

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences
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    Departure Point
    Shinagawa, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Tokyo Prefecture, Kanto
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Private and personalised experience
    • 4 hours with a Local Host
    • 6-8 foods to taste selected by your Local Host based on your preferences
    • 1 beer and 1 cup of sake or 2 soft drinks
    • Tastings of unique Japanese soft drinks from streetside vending machines or convenience stores
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks other than the ones included in the experience
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • After booking, you will receive a short questionnaire, so you’ll be able to tell us more about your interests and preferences. Based on your responses you’ll be matched with a like-minded Local Host
    • Meeting Point
    • Your meeting point is flexible, and to be agreed with your Local Host. Meet-up at your hotel or accommodation can be requested, or your Local Host will meet you at a convenient location close to the start of your experience.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 14 August 2019 via mobile

    We had a perfect day with our guide Patrick. We biked all over Tokyo and visited tourist sites, quiet neighbourhoods and a water throwing festival. During the day we tried differet kind of food like onigiri from the basement of a shopping center for breakfast,...More

    Thank anitawinther
    Reviewed 1 July 2019

    Having been overwhelmed with so many options and underwhelmed with our higher end choices last time we were in Japan, I booked a food tour for my husband and myself with City Unscripted. About two weeks ahead, I filled out a detailed questionnaire about our...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank sem2go
    AnnaK17201, General Manager at City Unscripted Tokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2019

    Dear Sem2go, I am so sorry to hear that your food experience with us in April was a disappointment. We take all feedback and reviews very seriously to ensure these kind of situations won't occur in the future and to maintain the quality of our...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2019

    Let me begin by saying the administrative staff for this company is excellent. They are fast to respond to complaints and really try to figure out what went wrong. They graciously refunded our money when they looked into our experience. Our guide lacked personality, enthusiasm...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    3  Thank TravellerQueen
    Reviewed 25 May 2018

    Our tour guide Marin was extremely friendly and well-versed in getting around the Shinjuku and Shibuya area of Tokyo!! She met us promptly at the desired time and aided both me and my wife to any desired destination we wanted to visit. We initially made...More

    Date of experience: May 2018
    2  Thank Taylor O
    Reviewed 26 January 2018

    Until now, my wife and I had always made our own way through various cities throughout the world and were hesitant to book a tour. We had already spent a few days in Tokyo but felt as though we were missing the city’s important nuances...More

    Date of experience: January 2018
    5  Thank elli0ttp44
    Nick W, General Manager at City Unscripted Tokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

    Thank you so much Elliott, we love to read reviews like yours and hope we get to serve up an equally good experience for you at one of our other cities (or Tokyo again!). Best wishes, Nick

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