Nightlife & the Arts in Tokyo

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Nightlife Overview
Name Category Location
 
Advocates Cafe
Almost every great gay night out begins at this...
Bars Shinjuku
 
Agave
In this authentic Mexican cantina your palate...
Bars Roppongi
 
Ageha
This massive, bay-side Ageha is probably the...
Dance Clubs Greater Tokyo
 
Akaoni
The emphasis here is nama, unrefined,...
Wine Bars Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
ArcH
The spacious basement joint hosts a wide range of...
Dance Clubs Shinjuku
 
Arty Farty
Cheap and cheesy, Arty Farty is a fun club,...
Bars Shinjuku
 
Billboard Live Tokyo
With everything from rock to J-pop and indies,...
Music Clubs Roppongi
 
Blue Note Tokyo
This premier live jazz venue isn't for everyone:...
Music Clubs Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
Cotton Club
In these intimate and luxurious surroundings you...
Music Clubs Ginza
 
Craft Beer Market
This craft beer specialist offers nearly 30...
Brewpubs / Beer Gardens Greater Tokyo
 
Donzoko
This venerable bar claims to be Shinjuku's...
Bars Shinjuku
 
Dragon Men
Despite the name, Tokyo's swankiest gay lounge...
Bars Shinjuku
 
GB
This men-only club carries a whiff of the old...
Bars Shinjuku
 
Ginza Lion
This bar, in business since 1899 and occupying...
Bars Ginza
 
Gold Finger
This posh but relaxed bar for "women who love...
Bars Shinjuku
 
Harajuku Taproom
Expat Bryan Baird runs an acclaimed...
Bars Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
Hot House
This could very well be the world's smallest jazz...
Music Clubs Shinjuku
 
Intro
This small basement jazz joint features one of...
Music Clubs Shinjuku
 
Kamiya Bar
Tokyo's oldest Western-style bar hasn't had a...
Bars Asakusa
 
Kuri
Specializing in seasonal sake, this little bar...
Bars Greater Tokyo
 
Le Baron de Paris
The Tokyo branch of the Paris and New York...
Dance Clubs Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
Lovenet
Despite the misleadingly erotic name, this is...
Music Clubs Roppongi
 
Montoak
Positioned halfway down the prestigious shopping...
Bars Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
New York Bar
Even before Lost in Translation introduced the...
Bars Shinjuku
 
Pasela Resort Roppongi
This 10-story entertainment complex on the main...
Music Clubs Roppongi
 
Peter
Like most of Tokyo's high-end hotels, the...
Bars Ginza
 
Popeye
Of the staggering 70 beers on tap here, 70...
Brewpubs / Beer Gardens, Bars Greater Tokyo
 
Radio
Koji Ozaki is the closest thing Tokyo has to a...
Bars Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
Shelter
An ever-popular, long-running venue is popular...
Music Clubs Greater Tokyo
 
Shibuya Shidax Village Club
Next to the corporate headquarters of Shidax,...
Music Clubs Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
Shinjuku Pit Inn
Most major jazz musicians have played at least...
Music Clubs Shinjuku
 
Showboat
A small, basic venue in western Tokyo that's been...
Music Clubs Greater Tokyo
 
Smash Hits
If karaoke just isn't karaoke to you without...
Music Clubs Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
Star Bar
It's often said that Ginza has all the best bars,...
Bars Ginza
 
Super-Deluxe
This isn't quite a dance club. You could call...
Dance Clubs Roppongi
 
Sweet Basil 139
Local and international acts run the musical...
Music Clubs Roppongi
 
Tatemichiya
The concrete walls are adorned with rock...
Bars Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
Top of Tree
Perched on the top of the Soramachi complex, this...
Bars Asakusa
 
Two Rooms
Aoyama's dressed-up drinkers hang out on the...
Bars Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
What the Dickens
This spacious pub in the Ebisu feels "grandma's...
Bars Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
Womb
Well-known techno and break-beat DJs make a...
Dance Clubs Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shibuya
 
World Beer Museum
As the name suggests, beers from around the world...
Brewpubs / Beer Gardens Asakusa

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