Images courtesy of Tsutaya Daikanyama
Start your day at T-Site - the exclusive conglomeration of shops, a restaurant and lounge, based around Tsutaya Bookstore, which in itself is worth traveling to Daikanyama for.
Make sure to take a break at the gorgeous Anjin lounge on the second floor of Tsutaya bookstore (central building) and indulge in one of the unique green tea and coffee creations, or, a simple meal and late-night cocktails. If you are craving something more substaintial check out Ivy Place, a stylish restaurant in the center of T-Site which serves Western-style breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Daikanyama’s new fashion and dining haven KASHIYAMA DAIKANYAMA with its sleek design, beautiful fashion store and, awe-inspiring architecture is another must-visit for any design lover. In the evening, KASHIYAMA’s 4th floor restaurant COTEAU., enchants guests with its gorgeous interior, champagne and monthly course menu, perfect for an elegant night-out.
Further down the road towards Shibuya you will find Tenoha & Style, which is an interior/design/lifestyle store with a modern restaurant, as well as Log Road, a hip road of with shops, a brewery, restaurant and outdoor seating, all nestled in a quiet, green oasis.
If you visit Tokyo during other seasons, be sure to check out the newly opened Starbucks Reserve Roastery. Designed by famed architect Kengo Kuma, the world’s biggest Starbucks is a 4-floor coffeeshop, roastery, bakery, bar and inspiration lounge located right next to Meguro river.
If you are a photo enthusiast, head over to Ebisu and check out the Tokyo Photographic Art Museum, or photographic art bookstore NADiff a/p/a/r/t and learn more about the work of Japanese and international avant-garde photographers.
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