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Cool Mall

We went to visit the Pokemon Mega Centre which was great. We also had a wander around the rest of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barry F
via mobile
Great mall to visit

The mall was very big. You will be able to spend a few hours in this mall if you like to shop... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
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This shopping and entertainment complex is Tokyo's first city within a city, housing plenty of shops, restaurants, an aquarium, museum, planetarium, and indoor theme parks, plus a hotel and offices.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1-1 Higashiikebukuro, Toshima 170-0013, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3989-3331
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to visit the Pokemon Mega Centre which was great. We also had a wander around the rest of the Mall. A really nice lunch at a tempura restaurant. Super cheap and delicious. Had a coffee at a chain store (Tulleys?) which was pleasant....More

Thank Barry F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The unfortunate thing about Japanese shops is that they generally open earliest at 10am. When I went, there were massive lines in front of the Pokemon Centre and another store and while interesting to see what clothing and other stores they had, I was disappointed...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018

The mall was very big. You will be able to spend a few hours in this mall if you like to shop. There are also lots of restaurant choices. Do visit the pokemon centre!

1  Thank celestayk
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Totally cool with kids . Great view . 60 th floor of sunshine city Ikebukuro. Mount Fuji visibility.

Thank Zenlady Hila R
Reviewed 12 June 2018

This was the first mall we shopped n when we arrived in Japan, mainly because our hotel was connected to it! So, the fastest way for us to find our hotel was actually to find the mall. And it’s a pretty big mall, about a...More

2  Thank Vincent L
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

This place had such a wide selection of shops, both expensive and more affordable, all depending on what you wanted. Not to mention there was loads of options for food on every floor!

1  Thank GayleGates
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Pokémon store was overpriced and not as great as my kids were expecting. The aquarium was good but nothing exciting. You could however pay a little extra to play with rabbits and guinea pigs which my toddler loved. We bought what we thought was food...More

2  Thank zorkaiva
Reviewed 25 February 2018

I really enjoyed Sunshine City, it has a bit of everything and is well organised. We were here to check out the gigantic Pokemon Centre, it's the biggest one in Tokyo I believe. Bought lots! Other than that, lots of the usual chains and like...More

3  Thank donutsam
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We came here for the Pokemon centre and discovered a large shopping centre which was a lovely bonus. There is a range of shops and restaurants - brand names and lots of smaller shops . We had lunch here at a lovely restaurant and it...More

1  Thank Bulatai
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Nice old mall, probably the biggest in Ikebukuro: it's a mid range shopping mall, with a couple of buildings connected together, over +100 shops and restaurants, including the famous Pokemon center and the manga J-World Shop (which has Dragonball and similar), perfect spots for all...More

1  Thank fraimpe83
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Ikebukuro is an area of massive development. Several
thousand tenants occupy two giant department stores
and shopping malls, where all sorts of shopping and
gourmet foods can be enjoyed. The 60-story building at
the east entrance of the station, Sunshine City, is a
landmark within Ikebukuro and features an aquarium,
planetarium, theme park as well as an observation
platform. The popular name for the western side of
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