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Shimokitazawa

Setagaya, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-6805-2638
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Op shop till you drop!

We started our Japanese journey exploring this neighbourhood. It's so gentle and hipster. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pepper W
walk thru

like alot of interesting places in Tokyo its close to a train station. has many good restaurants... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Iaince
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Victoria, Canada
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“vintage shops” (15 reviews)
“cat cafe” (4 reviews)
“wander around” (3 reviews)
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Setagaya, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-6805-2638
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"vintage shops"
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"cat cafe"
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"wander around"
in 3 reviews
"shops and restaurants"
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"both sides"
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"nice change"
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"cool shops"
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"nice area"
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"shibuya station"
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"clothes stores"
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"great shopping"
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"live performance"
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"cool place"
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"few hours"
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"a couple of times"
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"the main street"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started our Japanese journey exploring this neighbourhood. It's so gentle and hipster. Lots of good coffee and tapioca drinks. The streets are lined with op shops, and other specialty boutiques, but beware, the prices are comparable to brand new. I love it though, stores...More

1  Thank Pepper W
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

like alot of interesting places in Tokyo its close to a train station. has many good restaurants and interesting shops.

Thank Iaince
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Great place if you have the time to hunt for second hand vintage clothing, electronics and many more.

Thank ShiningSchnee
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough good things about this little part of Tokyo! We randomly picked Shimokitazawa on Airbnb and we are so happy we did! Tokyo is crazy, fun, crowded, and overwhelming and it was so nice to come back to this laid back little...More

Thank mstash2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

A small area that’s easy accessible from Shibuya. Area has a lot of retro and second hand shops. Also a couple of cheap and good restaurants and trendy coffee shops.

Thank Christian P
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

I was here in the evening time and it was a very exciting walk from the station through the main street. Lot of local people and tourists making it a bustling place walking past the many shops and (local) restaurants. Shimokitazawa is an area which...More

2  Thank olafoomes
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Shimokitazawa is a great place to hunt for bargains (brand new and 2nd hand stuff). The neighborhood has a funky/hip feel with small well-curated shops sprinkled all around. There's also PLENTY of tiny coffee shops around with some of the best brews I've had. Great...More

Thank Mika L
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Funky little neighbourhood with plenty of little cafes serving barista made coffee. There are lots of cool shops selling vintage clothing and other items. The streets are narrow and it has a real hipster vibe to it.

3  Thank geelongexpat
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Shimokitaza is amazing place to visit and you should visit one time! if you like to see or buy cloths with second hand, this is the one of the best place to buy it ! there are huge variety of cloths and shops and for...More

1  Thank Mirei M
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Just love this fun and funky little area of Tokyo. So unlike any other part of Tokyo. Winding streets....tons of pedestrians and lots of vintage shops. Found a great little Kaiten sushi place...wish I knew the name but it was all in Japanese. They had...More

Thank AFoolForTravel
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Pia J
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Response from Iaince | Reviewed this property |
there is second hand clothing available any business day and several shops
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Dawn Z
5 June 2016|
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Response from tetsuo t |
SHIMOKITAZAWA is not a restaurant name, but a name of the town in Setagaya city.
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