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Great shopping boulevard

It runs a few blocks from JR Station. The covered walkway is lined with shops and restaurants on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ShiningSchnee
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Home of Sendai's retro back alleys

A few restaurants, shops, and a McDonald's. But you really go here to see two really cool postwar... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Justin V
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Ichiban-cho, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-0811, Miyagi Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It runs a few blocks from JR Station. The covered walkway is lined with shops and restaurants on both sides. You can find basically everything here — department store, household goods, second handed books etc.

Thank ShiningSchnee
Reviewed 30 April 2018

A few restaurants, shops, and a McDonald's. But you really go here to see two really cool postwar style alleyways: Iroha Yokocho & Bunka Yokocho (although this one has been going since before the war actually!). Fun to walk through during the day, a must...More

Thank Justin V
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

If you have a strong constitution, then walk your buns off in Sunmall Ichibancho! Can’t find what you need here? Then you won’t find it anywhere! This place is Da Bomb for shopping and people watching. Food, clothing, souvenirs & famous local specialties are all...More

Thank TokyoTori
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

As always, no trip to Sendai is complete without a wander up and down Ichibancho. The stores, street scenes, seasonal decorations and people watching are the best way to get to know the real Sendai.

Thank BorneoMel
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Many types of stores along this long venue. It is under a roof but outside. Many restaurants and bars. Sores not inexpensive and some thrift shops. A nice shopping adventure. Clean!

Thank patepies
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The SunMall cuts through the main streets of Senda City (including Aoba-dori and Hirose-dori) and is filled with international and japanese restaurants, bars and cafes, retail shops, and convenience stores. It is clean, pleasant and safe.

Thank YubaPrincess
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We went through Sunmall a lot of time but didn't really go to the shops. Except the pet shop which is super cute. We felt sorry for all those puppies being seperated and locked into a small and probably hot box, but they were really...More

Thank Anett P
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This shopping arcade consists of a few blocks of shops on both sides and it’s close to Sendai Station. Local and tourists come here to shop. Lots of shops and restaurants to choose from. Good place to go when it rains or when it gets...More

Thank lizcyni
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place for shopping. The place is packed up with people since we went there on a Friday evening.

Thank Va N
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Center of much activity in Sendai, this is a must visit for any tourist. Great place to hang around and watch life in Sendai.

Thank csraj
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