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Kabukicho Izakaya Food Tour and Golden Gai Experience in Shinjuku

  • An in-depth insider's food tour of Shinjuku and Kabukicho
  • Go behind the scenes to discover local nightlife hotspots, from robot bars to post-war eateries
  • Sample delicious local treats like fresh ramen and sushi
Kabukicho Izakaya Food Tour and Golden Gai Experience in Shinjuku
From US$ 124.00
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Kabukicho Izakaya Food Tour and Golden Gai Experience in Shinjuku
US$ 124.00

Tokyo is the world’s largest metropolis, famous for its cutting-edge trends and pulsating nightlife. During this insider’s restaurant crawl, you’ll discover the one-of-a-kind charms of two of Tokyo’s liveliest neighborhoods, the fashion and food hub of Shinjuku and the entertainment district of Kabukicho, home to robot bars and delectable street food. Sample authentic treats as you head behind the scenes on this intimate, small-group tour.

What to Expect

Tokyo, once a sleepy castle town, has ballooned into the world’s largest—and liveliest—metropolis, home to both one-of-a-kind innovations and age-old traditions. You’ll discover both traditional and modern sides to the city on this immersive, behind-the-scenes food tour, which covers authentic post-war eateries along with flashy, cutting-edge bars.

The small-group tour is limited to 12 people, guaranteeing an intimate excursion. You’ll meet your guide in Shinjuku, one of Tokyo’s trendiest neighborhoods. The food and fashion hub boasts the world’s highest number of bars per square meter. You’ll skip the tourist traps and head to the time-warp enclave of Omoide Yokocho (“Memory Lane”), where you can devour authentic menus preserved from post-war Japan alongside local clientele.

Learn about Tokyo’s world-famous nightlife trends in the entertainment district of Kabukicho, where you’ll see everything from robot bars to karaoke clubs. Sample delicious classic dishes like ramen noodles and sushi and head to Golden Gai—the densest concentration of bars—to wind down the action-packed food adventure with a complimentary nightcap.

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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile
Highly recommended

Sean was a perfect host, very informative and helpful. We went to places we would have never seen as tourists and learned a lot about the food and culture

1  Thank sm90210
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile
A culinary feast!

We have recently visited Tokyo and went on Shinjuku and Golden Gai food tour. No problems meeting Alex and after brief introductions we were off to taste some Japanese food. I won’t give away the surprise food stops but can guarantee you will have a...More

Thank aecasey
Reviewed 23 June 2018
Paired sake!

My young adult son and I took a Golden Gai food tour with Satoshi and Yo (his real name, as he impressed upon us) on our second night in Japan. It was a thoroughly enjoyable experience -- as my son noted, "Felt like hanging out...More

Thank Llamanysia M
Reviewed 13 June 2018
Vert good tour

Satoshi was a great guide he shows us vers good restaurant and learn us costum about japanese. I recomend this tour

1  Thank Gabrielle L
Reviewed 21 May 2018
Fun, informative and delicious!

Alexandro was knowledgable and a great host! Besides great food, we learned a lot about the Golden Gai area. Loved this tour!

1  Thank Jill P
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