This warren of tiny alleys was first a post-WWII black market, then a licensed quarter until prostitution was outlawed in 1958. The...
During the day merchants from nearby Kabukichō come to this Shintō shrine to pray for the solvency of their business ventures. At night,...
Bars here usually have a theme – from punk rock to photography – to draw customers with matching expertise and obsessions. Since regular...
Nagi has a handful of highly-rated shops around town, each dedicated to making a different style of noodles and broth. At this outpost...
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Lonely Planet review
Kawai-san, the proprietor of this Golden Gai bar, knows more about film (especially that of Chris Marker) than most of us ever will. No English is spoken here, though you’re welcome to practise your rusty Français.