You can see the art of legendary Japanese illustrator Yoshitaka Amano at Sunshine City in Ikebukuro from August 10th to September 2nd, 2018.
Do you know about Doutor, the famous coffee chain's new incredible project? The new type of cafe displays around 3,000 books so it's no exaggeration to call it a library! We were curious about this new genre of cafe so we went to check it out for ourselves.
If you want to have something filling and tasty without breaking the bank, drop by Saffron in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. This awesome restaurant is also Halal!
RoLand is the most popular host in Japan right now! In fact, he even calls himself the emperor of hosts. He's so popular that there's an exhibition about him at Parco in Ikebukuro. If you are curious about the hosting world in Japan, you should definitely check it out. It will eliminate all stereotypes you might hold about hosting, the first one being they are prostitutes!
To celebrate the 35th anniversary of the massively popular anime and as an homage to the latest movie, there will be a special Transformers-themed cafe opening in Ikebukuro from March 8 to 31!
Harahachi Bunmei is a popular Tokyo izakaya chain where all items and (most) drinks are ¥280. The shop is famous for its karaage (fried chicken), which has won gold in past karaage competitions! We went to check out the legendary fried chicken and low prices!
八玄八角'Hachigen Hakkaku' is a new shop that opened in April of 2019 in Ikebukuro. The restaurant's signature item is a Hiroshima specialty called 'shiru-nashi tantanmen,' which means 'soup-less tantan noodles.' The dish can be ordered at 6 different spiciness levels, the hottest of which is extreme!
The Ikebukuro Nishi-Guchi location of the famous takoyaki chain 'Gindako' is the only location in Tokyo to offer an all-you-can-eat and drink plan! If you're a fan of takoyaki, this is your chance to eat as much takoyaki as your heart desires for 60 minutes! We went to try it for ourselves!
'Rokkando' is a popular ramen shop in Tokyo's Ikebukuro neighborhood that serves ramen with green noodles! We went to find out why the noodles are green and see if the ramen was any good. It turns out the ramen is not only delicious but perhaps healthier than a standard bowl of ramen!