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Confusing to find your way around

This centre is HUGE! It has many entrances, lifts and escalators which makes it confusing to find... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Deal, United Kingdom
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The store with everything

Right at Ikebukuro station in Tokyo, this department store contains (1) an excellent, if a bit... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
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One of the biggest department stores in Tokyo, Tobu Department Store is located on top of Ikebukuro Station and features almost 50 restaurants, a wide range of shops, and an upscale supermarket.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
6 Aug 2018
“The store with everything”
4 Apr 2018
“Sakura (Cherry Blossoms) Festival”
1-1-25 Nishi-Ikebukuro, Toshima 171-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Shinbashi Shiodome, Odaiba
+81 3-3981-2211
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Right at Ikebukuro station in Tokyo, this department store contains (1) an excellent, if a bit expensive, selection of all sorts of food at the B1 and B2 levels; clothing and household goods of all sorts from the 1st floor up to the 10th or...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

As the cherry blossoms were in full bloom, “Depa-chika (Basement of Department Store) had Sakura Festival. Each store prepared special sweets that were very colourful and delicious.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

First time to this department store in Ikebukuro. It definitely was large! Spent the whole day there walking around, buying souvenirs and eating. If you haven't been to this store yet, it is worth a visit. Easy to get there too. Just 4 stops from...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This centre is HUGE! It has many entrances, lifts and escalators which makes it confusing to find your way around. These are from the railway/metro station and from the surrounding streets. There are restaurants on the top floors - a wide range, many of which...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Came here just to look for Pandora. Found the counter but the salesperson can barely speak English. Managed to tell her we wanted a new bracelet and is looking for Disney collection. We bought a normal bracelet instead cause she didn't show us the Mickey...More

2  Thank CarMen C
Reviewed 10 June 2015

When I first stayed in Hotel Metropolitan a couple of years ago, I didn’t know where to buy food. So I bought some food items from a nearby convenient store. But after staying in this hotel several times, I discovered that there were more choices...More

3  Thank RayParks
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Odaiba / Shiodome / Shinbashi
Odaiba is an entertainment hotspot with a giant ferris
wheel, concert halls, amusement arcades and lots of
shopping. It also boasts Oedo-onsen-monogatari, a
hotspring that recreates old Edo-era ambiance and is
very popular with foreign visitors. Shiodome has
ultra-modern office buildings where you can often find
restaurants with a great high-rise view of Tokyo. The
neighboring area of Shinbashi is a district of much
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