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“Very underrated attraction”
Review of Japan Center

Japan Center
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San Francisco Food Tour: A Taste of Japantown
Salt Lake City, Utah
Level 6 Contributor
392 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
“Very underrated attraction”
Reviewed 13 May 2014

What a great mall. Interesting, safe and affordable (with good parking). Loved Pika Pika for the kids (photo booths) and so many interesting shops. This is a real treasure - across from the best movie theatre in the City.

Visited May 2014
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Calgary
Level 6 Contributor
148 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
“If you love all things Japanese and Anime, this place is for you!”
Reviewed 14 April 2014

Our daughter literally freaked out at the stores here! If you love all things Japanese then there are many shops and restaurants to spend your money in, including a Daisco Japanese Dollar store. Found the vendors very friendly and the prices within reason for the area. If you love Anime characters and knickknacks then this is the place. The bookstore in the Westmall has a whole section on the bottom floor just for Amine books, posters etc. not much else to do other than shop and eat. Its really only 2 blocks long, but is easy to get to by Muni bus. We walked as the area was safe and close to the Opera House and Hayes St.

Visited April 2014
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Reno, Nevada
Level 6 Contributor
1,367 reviews
679 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 437 helpful votes
“A bit of Japan in the Bay Area”
Reviewed 12 April 2014

It's a couple of blocks long mall with Japanese food and stores. You will fill like you left the US while in this center.

Visited April 2014
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Toronto
Level 6 Contributor
136 reviews
102 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
“Not worth visiting unless you have run out of all other attractions in San Francisco”
Reviewed 14 March 2014

This is a below average attraction. We were very disappointed with it. There is nothing really to write up. The parking is difficult to find and the Japanese restaurants in the Japan center

We spent an hour looking for a parking spot. There is nothing spectacular about the place

We visited the place in the afternoon, so not sure if the night scene is any better

Visited March 2014
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Malibu, California, United States
Level 6 Contributor
636 reviews
289 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
“Get a Shiatzu massage and sushi...”
Reviewed 9 March 2014

First place I ever experienced real Shiatzu style massage and have been back many times since. Always a good experience.

Visited October 2013
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