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Shimokitazawa

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Hands down my favourite place in Tokyo

Shimokitazawa is only 1 stop from Shibuya on the Express train but it has a very different vibe... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tracey M
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London, United Kingdom
Op shop till you drop!

We started our Japanese journey exploring this neighbourhood. It's so gentle and hipster. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Pepper W
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“vintage shops”(15 reviews)
“cat cafe”(4 reviews)
“wander around”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Shimokitazawa is only 1 stop from Shibuya on the Express train but it has a very different vibe - small streets, low buildings, lots of individual businesses rather than chains so it's great to spend time wandering around. Loads of great restaurants, cafes and bars....More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We started our Japanese journey exploring this neighbourhood. It's so gentle and hipster. Lots of good coffee and tapioca drinks. The streets are lined with op shops, and other specialty boutiques, but beware, the prices are comparable to brand new. I love it though, stores...More

1  Thank Pepper W
Reviewed 19 June 2018

like alot of interesting places in Tokyo its close to a train station. has many good restaurants and interesting shops.

Thank Iain M
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Great place if you have the time to hunt for second hand vintage clothing, electronics and many more.

Thank ShiningSchnee
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough good things about this little part of Tokyo! We randomly picked Shimokitazawa on Airbnb and we are so happy we did! Tokyo is crazy, fun, crowded, and overwhelming and it was so nice to come back to this laid back little...More

Thank mstash2018
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

A small area that’s easy accessible from Shibuya. Area has a lot of retro and second hand shops. Also a couple of cheap and good restaurants and trendy coffee shops.

Thank Christian P
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I was here in the evening time and it was a very exciting walk from the station through the main street. Lot of local people and tourists making it a bustling place walking past the many shops and (local) restaurants. Shimokitazawa is an area which...More

2  Thank olafoomes
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Shimokitazawa is a great place to hunt for bargains (brand new and 2nd hand stuff). The neighborhood has a funky/hip feel with small well-curated shops sprinkled all around. There's also PLENTY of tiny coffee shops around with some of the best brews I've had. Great...More

Thank Mika L
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Funky little neighbourhood with plenty of little cafes serving barista made coffee. There are lots of cool shops selling vintage clothing and other items. The streets are narrow and it has a real hipster vibe to it.

3  Thank geelongexpat
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Shimokitaza is amazing place to visit and you should visit one time! if you like to see or buy cloths with second hand, this is the one of the best place to buy it ! there are huge variety of cloths and shops and for...More

1  Thank Mirei M
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Response from Iain M | Reviewed this property |
there is second hand clothing available any business day and several shops
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Response from tetsuo t |
SHIMOKITAZAWA is not a restaurant name, but a name of the town in Setagaya city.
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