【Shinjuku Izakaya Tour】Retro Izakaya bar-hopping in Shinjuku! Tokyo Local Food & Drink Tour

【Shinjuku Izakaya Tour】Retro Izakaya bar-hopping in Shinjuku! Tokyo Local Food & Drink Tour

  • Enter Shinjuku, Tokyo’s bustling jungle of glowing neons, for an evening tour of Izakaya food & drink bar-hopping. This tour will take you to several Izakaya whose old, retro look might be hard to approach on your own. Join your tour guides for an evening in Shinjuku, filled with local Izakaya favorites!
  • The izakaya bars that you will visit in this tour are hand-picked by your local guides. Enjoy authentic Izakaya food & beverages!
  • Izakaya bars are great places to meet locals. Start up some conversation with a local to make your evening in Shinjuku unforgettable!
  • The Izakaya food and drinks are included in the fee. Enjoy your night tour of Shinjuku without worrying about money!


Area Tokyo Shinjuku
Meeting place In front of Mosaic Street, Shinjuku station west exit. (Between the Odakyu and the Keio Department Stores.)
Access 2-minute walk from JR Shinjuku Station West exit
Meeting time 16:45
Duration 3 hours
Activity Code ACk001002
supported language English
Minimum number of participants 2persons

Meeting place


  • – [16:45] Meet up in front of Shinjuku Mosaic Street (between Odakyu department store and Keio department store). The izakaya tour begins!
    – To Omoide Yokocho (Memory Alley) to eat yakitori chicken skewers
    – To Kabukicho: Shinjuku, Japan’s largest entertainment district
    – To an Izakaya bar for Japanese eats & drinks
    – To Golden Gai Izakaya Alley for a round of drinks
    – [8:00] Shinjuku Station: End of Izakaya Tour
    • Izakaya hopping tour in Shinjuku, Tokyo: enjoy great izakaya food & drinks!
      Shinjuku, Tokyo is Japan’s most bustling entertainment district, and among the most active office areas too. At night, the izakaya bars of Shinjuku are filled with office workers who have ended their work day.
      This 3-hour tour will take you to several izakaya bars, hand-picked out of Shinjuku. You will even visit deeply local, retro-looking izakaya bars that tourists might back away from on their own!
    • Omoide Yokocho: Finding food & drinks in "memory alley" izakaya street
      The tour's first stop in Shinjuku is Omoide Yokocho (meaning "memory alley"), a narrow street with izakaya bars packed tightly on both sides. This historic alleyway was built in the post-war period, and keeps its nostalgic, retro atmosphere. Enjoy yakitori (grilled chicken skewers) on the backdrop of Shinjuku, Tokyo's urban energy!
    • Enjoy Food & Drinks in a Kabukicho Izakaya Bar!
      The tour's next destination will be Kabukicho, which is Shinjuku, Tokyo's largest entertainment district. Walk through the photogenic glow of rainbow-colored neon, and you will arrive at our second izakaya. Dig into some great Japanese food and drinks!
    • Golden Gai (Golden alley) Izakaya street
      Golden Gai izakaya street is the tour's final stop. This old izakaya street is also overflowing with a bustling retro atmosphere, reminiscent of Shinjuku's post-war era. The tour will end after another drink at an izakaya!


Included in the fee
- English guide
- Food (listed below)
1. Yakitori alley (2 types of food & 1 Drink) 
2. Eat & drink at a izakaya (3 types of food & 1 Drink)
3. Drink at a bar in Golden Gai (1 Drink) 
Not included in the fee
- Any fees not listed above.
- Any food or drinks ordered besides the list above.
- If you have any food preferences or allergies, please notify the host beforehand.
- The legal drinking age is 20. Non-alcoholic drinks are available for minors.
- The tour requires a minimum of 2 participants. Cancellations may occur if there are not enough participants. In the case of cancellation, participants will be notified 7 days before the tour and refunded.
Cancellation policy
The following percentages of the participation fee will be charged upon cancellation.
4-7 days prior: 15%
3 days prior: 25%,
2 days prior: 35%,
1 day prior: 55%,
on the day : 100%
No show: 100%
Operating Company
Japan wonder travel

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