This is Tokyo’s famous fashion subculture bazaar, where aspiring goths and Lolitas come to shop. The narrow alley is a pilgrimage site...
Ukiyo-e Ōta Memorial Museum of Art
Trade your shoes for slippers at the door to view the excellent ukiyo-e (wood-block prints) collection of Ōta Seizo, the former head of...
Laforet Museum Harajuku
This museum, on the 6th floor of the teenybopper fashionista Mecca that is Laforet department store, is gallery or performance space...
Tokyo Apartment Café
This subterranean room with a view doubles as a cool daytime coffee house and eatery. At night the atmosphere goes a shade hipper and...
There always seems to be a line for seats outside this Kyūshū-style rāmen (noodles in broth) shop near Harajuku Station, and with good...
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Harajuku Taproom information
Baird’s Brewery is one of Japan’s most successful and consistently good craft breweries. This is one of their two Tokyo outposts, where you can sample over a dozen of their beers on tap; try the top-selling Rising Sun Pale Ale. The crowd here, which includes suited salarymen and English teachers, are way out of their comfort zone on Takeshita-dōri, which speaks volumes for Baird’s popularity. Take a left after Cafe Solare; the bar is at the end of the lane on the right.