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Private Tokyo food scene 6 hour experience: Depatika, street food, izakaya

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Stop At: SEIBU IKEBUKURO Honten, 1-28-1 Minamiikebukuro, Toshima 171-8569 Tokyo Prefecture

Explore two of Tokyo biggest department store food halls. See, taste and sample exquisite gourmet treats and experience one aspect of Tokyo's amazing food scene.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Jujo Ginza Shopping Arcade, Jujonakahara, Kita 114-0031 Tokyo Prefecture

Jujo's old school 'shoutengai' shopping streets is one of Tokyo best kept secrets. Shop like locals in the old school shopping arcade. Jujo's shoutengai is one of the best places to sample Tokyo's street food scene. Taste an array of street food from fried chicken and dumplings to melon bread and mochi. Learn about and try Japanese famous drinks, sake and shochu, at an old school liquor store. Peruse for sousvenirs from the plethora of mom and pop shops that line the shopping street.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Akabane Ichiban-gai Shopping District, 1-chōme-23-6 Akabane, Kita City, Tōkyō-to 115-0045, Japan

Explore north Tokyo's popular entertainment district, Akabane. Retro Akabane with its lantern lit alleys packed with tiny bars and izakayas is a local secret. Get away from the tourist crowds and experience the laid back charms of this unique drinking area. Visit a raucous izakaya and try a selection of drinks and beer snacks before visiting a traditional izakaya for a delicious selection of traditional food and drinks.

Duration: 3 hours
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Departure Point
Ikebukuro Station, Japan, 〒171-0022 Tōkyō-to, Toshima City, Toshima, 1-chōme−28, 南池袋1丁目28−1
Departure Time
1:00 PM
Return Details
Akabane Station, 1 Chome-1 Akabane, Kita City, Tokyo 115-0045, Japan
  • Guided walking tour through three neighborhoods.
  • Private tour (arrange a convenient start time and place for your group)
  • Food tasting at Tokyo's biggest department store food hall.
  • Try an array of street foods at a traditional Tokyo Shopping arcade.
  • Explore one of Tokyo's entertainment hubs.
  • Standing bar experience. Enjoy traditional bar snacks and unusual beverages at a traditional standing bar.
  • Experience the Japanese 'izakaya' (gastropub) for a full course dinner and drinks.
  • All food and drinks on this tour are included.
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Entry/Admission - SEIBU IKEBUKURO Honten
  • Entry/Admission - Jujo Ginza Shopping Arcade
  • Entry/Admission - Akabane Ichiban-gai Shopping District
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • The legal drinking age in Japan is 20 years old. Soft drinks will be served to those under 20 years old
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant women due to the fact that smoking is allowed in bars and restaurants in Japan.
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved so comfortable foot wear is encouraged
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 21 June 2019 via mobile

Simon was amazing!! He not only answered all our questions about culture of food in Japan but he was extremely knowledgeable about the history and social culture of the country. Showing us an array of different types of food from street food to sit down...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 21 June 2019 via mobile

Simon was our guide. He provided a comfortable atmosphere which my girlfriend and I could enjoy food in tokyo. Whatever we wanted to try he was able to get. Simon was friendly and very personable. He answered all of our questions and helped us get...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank justinsurya
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