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Not a tourist town, but a great place to visit

There are a lot of great restaurants near the train station. Inogashira park is only several... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kimm R
Fun shopping and snacking.

Good place for shopping and snacking about. Standing yakitori joint, and some small stalls near the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dukebirdy
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All reviews chuo line central tokyo inokashira park train station ghibli museum walk around department store lovely shops live jazz above ground laid back lots of shops north side day trip love this place few hours beautiful park
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are a lot of great restaurants near the train station. Inogashira park is only several minutes away. Kichijoji is one of the most popular towns where Japanese people want to live.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kimm R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place for shopping and snacking about. Standing yakitori joint, and some small stalls near the station.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dukebirdy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This station has a lot of local food restaurant and shops with great prices and a lot to see. Not as many places for kids to play.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alaskandrani
Reviewed 26 August 2018

There is everything at Kichijoji! It is a very nice and lively neighborhood in Western Tokyo. There is a wonderful park (Inokashira) and every kind of shops, restaurants and pubs. It is very well connected, thanks to two metro lines: the Chuo Line and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank filcap
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We used the Kichijoji station when we went to the Ghibli museum and wandered all around the area. I think most that interested us was either underground (from the station) or on the north side of the station. Underground there's a food hall that blew...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Tally4
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Kichijoji is a larger than average suburban town west of Shinjuku on the JR Chuo line, and has just about every convenience yet drenched with local, small-town atmosphere too. Originally located closer to Edo Castle, the temple relocated to this rural areas more than 200...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank peterfuchs2017
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We have been here many times and each time find new places to go to. Full of individual shops, restaurants and cafes, which still hold a charm in amongst all the branded places. If you only go once you have to visit the area near...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Pretty easy to find using the Tokyo rail system. Worth the effort. It is west of central Tokyo. There is a huge shopping street, restaurants, shops and cool areas to explore. In addition, Inokashira Park is nearby. We spent a few hours there and enjoyed...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AirSchis
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended for a few hours sightseeing &shopping. Also has many restaurant options, especially on the park side of the station. Sun Road has a large selection of shops.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ron H
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Love this place because of the combination of tranquility in the nearby streets and the joyful little streets near the station. By train only 30 min from Ginza.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank tikki2015
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