My favourite big building is the diaphanous Dior building on Omotesandō – each floor shimmers in a slightly different hue of fluorescent...
Cross the street from Omote-Sandō Hills, look right, and you’ll see a five-storey glass building that looks as if it has a giant,...
Laforet Museum Harajuku
This museum, on the 6th floor of the teenybopper fashionista Mecca that is Laforet department store, is gallery or performance space...
This smoky glass cube is a calm, dimly lit retreat from the busy streets. It’s perfect for holing up with a pot of tea or carafe of wine...
Harajuku Gyōza Rō
Gyōza (dumplings) are the only thing on the menu here, but you won’t hear any complaints from the regulars who queue up to get their...
4th fl, Gyre Bldg, 5-10-1 Jingūmae · interesting places nearby
The lunchtime sakana teishoku (fish set meal) here has a loyal following; it’s fresh, filling and a steal – especially considering the location on top of Chanel. There are several options that change daily. The dinner menu expands to include sashimi, small dishes and skewers of grilled meat and vegetables. Look for the white noren (curtains).