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Ueno, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3832-5053
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“toy shop” (5 reviews)
Ueno, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
+81 3-3832-5053
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were shock to see sales people standing on stools and shouting sale prices... looks like China!!! Didn't enjoy this place.

1  Thank MrGoh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited all shopping areas in tokyo.. this place is a proper street shopping... many shops... all kinds of cheap products... from clothes, watches, restaurants... you get tax refund if you have foreign passport... close to ueno station and ueno park... so worth a visit.

Thank TraveKings
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It still look pretty much the same after 10 years. Nothing has change except there are many more restaurants that serves good Chinese food...

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here to shop for stuff to take home at Takeya, which is a store that sells everything from food, household stuff, toiletries, cosmetics, luggage, etc. But we ended up walking around the neighborhood that's littered with small pedestrian alleys lined with shops, pachinko...More

Thank Popsicle-t0es1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ueno park is a must and the Ueno station has a lot of charm too. The Ueno station mall has lots of interesting stores, e.g. The Garden sells great bento boxes or lovely dishes (and has a microwave), and there's a few shops that sell...More

Thank Zaropans
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Ueno Area through AirBnB as we find most hotels too small to accommodate for people (18sqm). Getting two rooms is not an option. The area is surrounded with good restaurants. There are 7-11 and family marts almost anywhere which can help with...More

Thank racquel_917
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Lots of great restaurants and the Bueno park is a great place to visit! You can row around in the pond there too which is great!

Thank jesswong555
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Good selection of fitness clothing and shoes. Seems to be alot of sales. Food mixed in aswell, had a good kebab. Lots of alley ways of all sorts of items, definitely worth a visit and explore.

Thank Daymokr
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Each shopping area of Tokyo seems to have slightly different themes (even if food - the food is different). Lot's of clothes shopping here. Lots of streets and alleys with shops. Food options are good - try a a few things a different places (some...More

Thank Travels-with-Michael
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This is one of the best shopping streets in South East Asia. Compares well to Temple Street in Hong Kong. You can have a good bargain and you have the thrill of buying some dodgy products here. Prices are good but it the experience. Must...More

1  Thank NineDragons
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
Nearby Restaurants
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.03 km away
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.07 km away
Iseroku Uenoten
27 reviews
.07 km away
Shitamachi no Kakureya Renkon
45 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ueno Park
3,729 reviews
.46 km away
Ameyoko Shopping Street
1,856 reviews
.04 km away
Shinobazu Pond
296 reviews
.35 km away
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Is a guide recommended for this area? I'm mostly interested in the park, not the shopping.
18 June 2017|
Response from Samuel D | Reviewed this property |
The train station here is a big one. There is a Hard Rock Cafe here in Ueno as well. Sometimes you can see people singing or doing some type of art of the street. Is a nice area
Dennis R
UENO HOTEL or APA HOTEL KESEI UENO? Pls help me decide on which hotel is better?I've read that Apa Hotel Kesei Ueno is just in front of Kesei Train Station.
22 May 2017|
Response from Oyomi | Reviewed this property |
I cannot do much to help since I haven't been to either of them, but my advice is to go to the one that works better for you. Ueno Hotel: a little farther from the station, but cheeper. Average rating in 3.8 APA Hotel... More
Robert D
It here a common or lounge area in this hotel ?
14 October 2015|
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Response from wari s | Reviewed this property |
I believe that every hotel has a common or lounge area but not so big room only a place size 4-6sq.m. But I don't know the hotel name.