Alternative Tokyo: Nakameguro Neighborhood Guide

Japan, Tokyo Guide (B): Alternative Tokyo: Nakameguro Neighborhood Guide

Situated on the banks of the Meguro River and a popular place to view the cherry blossoms in spring, Nakameguro is one of Tokyo’s trendiest neighborhoods. While it’s close to busy Shibuya, strolling along the banks of the river with a mix of hip locals and celebs alike, will have you feeling like you’re in an entirely different city. If you’re keen on exploring off-the-beaten-path areas in Tokyo with great coffee, eateries and shops, this Nakameguro guide is for you.

Nakameguro is walking distance from the busy Shibuya and two of Tokyo’s other trendy neighborhoods, Daikanyama and Ebisu. When you stroll along the Meguro canal, you are joined by locals walking their well-groomed dogs, joggers and a new type of sophisticated hipster sipping on the best artisanal coffee. This feels like a neighborhood I could live in comfortably with everything I need – from bars to bookstores.

By far the most popular thing to do is strolling along the banks of the river. It’s one of the best spots in Tokyo to watch the cherry blossoms. The overarching trees across the river is pretty in every season. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Alternative Tokyo: Nakameguro Neighborhood Guide
Guide Location: Japan » Tokyo
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Meguro Sky Garden   The Museum of Contemporary Sculpture   MDP Gallery   Sugekari   Saigoyama   Shokakuji Temple   Yutenki Temple   Kyu Asakura House   Nakameguto Koukashita   LIFE   EEL   SML   Irma Records   Waltz   Cow Books   1LDK   Don Quijote Nakameguro   Onibus coffee   Starbucks Reserve Roastery   Blue Bottle Coffee Nakameguro branch   Streamer Coffee Company   Amazing Coffee   Sidewalk Stand   Green bean to Bar Chocolate   Flippers   The City Bakery   Lotus Baguette   Soup Stock   Loncafe   Afuri Ramen   Kushiwakamaru   Taco Fanatico   Wagyu Mafia   Marzac7   Pavillion  
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