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- Expert advice from an skilled writer. Our Frommer's Tokyo writer was the first US resident appointed a YOKOSO! Japan Ambassador through Japan's Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, delivery, and Tourism for her decades writing approximately Japan. she is going to supply helpful insights and recommendation and should express you the true center of Tokyo.
- Comprehensive and clear directions for navigating a fast paced and sometimes overwhelming city.
- The better of each neighborhood, together with swanky outlets within the Ginza district, the Imperial Palace (home of Japan's emperor) within the Hibiya district, sumo wrestling stadiums within the city of Ryogoku, and complicated "lolita" (baby doll) and "cosplay" (anime personality) clothes you will see young children donning within the Harijuku district.
- Options for each expense point, from luxury business hotels to cheap, miniscule "capsule hotels," from eating places serving beautiful kaiseki feasts to stand-up noodle homes, from high-end bars and clubs in the Ginza district to chuffed hours and dive bars in Shinjuku and Roppongi.
- A convenient glossary of daily expressions and menu phrases, and our targeted and integral eastern personality translations that will help you spot institutions' signs.
- Side trips to Kamakura, Nikko, Mashiko, Yokahama, Mount Fuji, and more.
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Perspectives are of the Ginza and Hibiya Park, and there’s reside jazz within the evenings. This eating place has loved nice attractiveness for many years, making reservations a needs to. Imperial lodge, seventeenth flooring, 1–1–1 Uchisaiwai-cho. & 03/3504-1111. www. imperialhotel. co. jp. Reservations strongly instructed. Buffet dinner Mon–Fri ¥7,900, Sat–Sun & vacations ¥8,400; buffet lunch Mon–Fri ¥5,300, Sat–Sun & vacation trips ¥5,800. AE, DC, MC, V. day-by-day 11:30am–2:30pm; Mon–Fri 5:30–9:30pm; Sat–Sun & vacations 5-9:30pm. Station: Hibiya (1 min. ). Kihachi FUSION With a funky, crisp inside accented with artwork Nouveau trimmings, this second-floor eating place bargains a fascinating French-influenced menu that mixes flavors of the West with jap and Asian elements, creations of its French-trained chef. previous offerings at the English-language menu have incorporated starters resembling pan-fried foie gras or half-baked egg wrapped in smoked salmon and crowned with carrot and crab; mains have integrated grilled sea bream with cumin and roasted greens, or Japanese-flavored duck breast. the toughest a part of eating the following? one hundred ten Limiting your self to 1 meal—you simply may need back. To spare your pockets, contemplate eating within the first-floor cafe, that's open during the day and provides set lunches for round ¥2,000 and dinner entrees starting from a fish of the day to grilled duck with yuza pepper and lemon. 2–2–6 Ginza. & 03/3567-6281. major dishes ¥2,650–¥3,150; set dinners ¥5,250–¥10,500; set lunches ¥2,625–¥3,675. AE, DC, MC, V. day-by-day 11:30am–2:30pm and 6–9:30pm (last order; 8pm solar & holidays). Station: Yurakucho (5 min. ). close to the vacationer info middle and Printemps division shop. Ohmatsuya (大松屋) ROBATAYAKI input this eating place in a nondescript construction and you’re immediately again in time: After you’re greeted by means of waitresses clad in conventional nation garments, you’ll end up enveloped in an previous farmhouse surroundings. (Part of the decor is from a 17th-century samurai apartment in northern Japan. ) Even the fashion of cooking is conventional at this robatayaki, which we could shoppers grill their very own foodstuff over a hibachi. Sake, served in a size of bamboo, is under the influence of alcohol from bamboo cups. Dinner menus (in English) comprise such food as grilled fish, skewered meat, and greens. it is a precise find—and effortless to discover at that—just off Harumi Dori on West 5th road. If this position is complete, there’s a close-by sister eating place, Ohmatsuya Kura, 6–6–19 Ginza (& 03/3574-4200), with an analogous surroundings and set nutrition beginning at ¥5,250; it’s open Monday to Friday from five to 10pm. 5–6–13 Ginza, seventh flooring. & 03/3571-7053. Reservations required. Set dinners ¥5,040–¥9,450, plus a ¥500 desk cost. AE, DC, MC, V. Mon–Sat 5–10pm (last order). Closed vacation trips. Station: Ginza (3 min. ). On West 5th St. 3–5–8 Ginza. & 03/3567-1021. Reservations suggested. pork sukiyaki or shabu-shabu set foodstuff from ¥8,000 for dinner, ¥2,500 for lunch; obento food and mini-kaiseki ¥2,400–¥5,800. AE, DC, MC, V. day-by-day 11:30am–10pm. Station: Ginza (3 min.