Lost in Translation: Favourite Places in Tokyo

Air

Nightclub

Stylish nightclub with international DJs

Hikawa Bldg B1F-B2F, 2-11 Sarugakucho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

 

http://www.air-tokyo.com/index.html

Fuglen

Cocktail Bar and Cafe

This Norwegian bar has some of the best cocktails and regular craft beer tastings.

 

http://www.fuglen.com

Utsukushi no Yu

Onsen (hot springs)

To relax in the middle of the city

2-3-45 Takaidonishi, Suginami-ku, Tokyo

 

http://www.nafsport.com/utsukushi/

Omotesando Koffee

Amazing coffee in a traditional 60 year-old Japanese house with a little garden.

http://ooo-koffee.com

 

4-15-3 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

Sou-sou

Traditional clothing and souvenir shop, great place to shop for gifts.

This shop is from Kyoto, and they have traditional kimono-like clothes, tabi socks and you can even have tea ceremony right in the shop, along with some sweets.

107-0062 Tokyo, Minato, Minamiaoyama, 5 Chome−4−24

 

http://sousou.co.jp

Sacai

Clothing shop

One of Tokyo's best-kept fashion secrets, the collections are perfect and the shop is full of gems.

http://www.sacai.jp

 

A-1F,2F Minamiaoyama City House 5-4-44 Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku Tokyo

Daikanyama T-Site

Bookstore and cafe

http://tsite.jp/daikanyama/store-service/tsite-en.html

 

17 Sarugakucho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

Midori Sushi

Sushi restaurant

http://www.sushinomidori.co.jp/index.html

 

1-20-7 Umegaoka, Setagaya, Tokyo

Daikokuya

Tempura restaurant

Some of the best tempura I've had, I love the tempura vegetables and shrimp set over rice, with hot tea.

http://www.tempura.co.jp/english/

 

1-38-10 Asakusa, Taito-ku

Le Coutume

Parisian cafe, this is the Tokyo branch. I love the minimalist interior and big piles of books to browse through.

http://coutume.jp

 5-8-10 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo