What is Themed Izakaya

Recently, themed restaurants are very popular and famous in Japan. Tokyo has lots of themed restaurants to enjoy and this page introduces our recommendations of themed Izakaya (Japanese Pub.) It would be a great experience to visit Japanese specific themed Izakayas to have fun with the dishes and the unique atmosphere.

 

“Tokyo’s sophisticated bar specializing in world’s whiskey”
Tokyo Whiskey Library

Tokyo Whiskey Library is a rare bar and lounge specializing in whiskey. It is located at Aoyama and near to Omotesando station. This is the only place in Tokyo and Japan where you can enjoy many kinds of whiskey. Literally, Tokyo Whiskey Library is rich in its number of whiskey. Not only Japanese whiskey but you can also enjoy whiskey from the world. You can check the whiskey menu at the below URL. This is the best place for whiskey lovers to visit.

Tokyo Whiskey Library
Address:5-5-24, Minamiaoyama, Minato City, Tokyo, 107-0062
Access:1 minutes walk from “Omotesando sta.”
Official:http://www.tokyo-whisky-library.com/en/index.html

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“Public bath was renovated into this unique Izakaya”
Bunbuku

Bunbuku is a new style Izakaya opened in November, 2016. It is located near Tamachi station. A public bath, Manzai-Yu, was closed after 90 years of sales and was renovated into Izakaya. This Izakaya still leaves great atmosphere of public bath which makes this Izakaya unique. Fish dishes are the Bunbuku’s special that we would like you to try.

https://tamachi-bunbuku.com
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Bunbuku
Address:5-5-24, Minamiaoyama, Minato City, Tokyo, 107-0062
Access:5 minutes walk from “Tamachi sta.”/ 3 minutes walk from “Mita sta.”
Official:https://gurunavi.com/en/g638812/rst/?__ngt__=TT1003edcb5002ac1e4a5a5aVES9QXysjlZDZq8kdep6xv

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“An Izakaya where you can fish and eat”
Zauo

Zauo is an Izakaya restaurant where you can eat what you fished there. There are 4 Zauo in Tokyo, Shinjuku, Shibuya, Meguro, and Kameido. The large tank at each restaurant contains about 8 to 10 different kinds of fish and seafood. What you get will be cooked as you request. Sashimi, sushi, grilled, boiled, and deep fried… whatever you like will be served. Zauo is an entertaining restaurant we strongly recommend children to go!

 

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Zauo Shinjuku
Address:3-2-9, Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 1F 160-0023
Access:10 minutes walk from “Shinjuku sta.”
Official:http://www.zauo.com/en/

Zauo Shibuya
Address:1-19-3, Jinnan, Shibuya City, Tokyo 150-0041
Access:10 minutes walk from “Shibuya sta.”
Official:http://www.zauo.com/en/

Zauo Meguro
Address:2-27-1, Kamiosaki, Shinagawa City, Tokyo 5F 141-0021
Access:3 minutes walk from “Meguro sta.”
Official:http://www.zauo.com/en/

Zauo Kameido
Address:2-36-11, Kameido, Koto City, Tokyo 136-0071
Access:5 minutes walk from “Kameido sta.”
Official:http://www.zauo.com/en/

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“A prison themed Izakaya”
The Lockup

The concept of The Lockup, an Izakaya, is prison. This exciting and thrilling Izakaya is located at Shinjuku in Tokyo. The Lockup’s atmosphere is like a haunted house and customers are considered as prisoners. The place to dine are covered with fence which is really authentic. Dishes and alcohols taste very well but the appearance is sometimes grotesque. This is a totally new type of entertaining Izakaya.

The Lockup
Address:1-16-3, Kabukicho, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 6F・7F 160-0021 
Access:5 minutes walk from “Shinjuku sta.”
Official:https://www.lock-up.jp

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“A train themed Izakaya where you can soak into the world of trains”
Little TGV

TGV is a train themed Izakaya located at Akihabara. Many objects of trains and stations are decorated here. Seats are the real train seats that were used in the past and menu is written as a route map. Of course, the dishes and alcohols are also related to trains. How this Little TGV sticks to trains and stations will surely impress you. Little TGV is the must visit for trains fans!

https://www.littletgv.com/about/
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Little TGV
Address:3-10-5, Sotokanda, Chiyoda City, Tokyo 4F 101-0021 
Access:5 minutes walk from “Akihabara sta.”
Official:https://www.littletgv.com

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“You can enter the world of Monster Hunter Series here”
Hunters Bar

Hunters Bar is the bar officially collaborating with the famous game, Monster Hunter Series. This bar is located at Shinjuku. Life-size Palico doll welcomes you at the entrance. It has about 100 dishes and alcohols relating to Monster Hunter Series. The decorations of the bar are very elaborated that make you feel you’re in the Monster Hunter World. If you’re a huge fan of Monster Hunter Series, this bar is definitely the must visit!

Hunters Bar
Address:1-3-16, Kabukicho, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 1F 160-0021
Access:5 minutes walk from “Shinjuku sta.”/ 5 minutes walk from “Seibu Shinjuku sta.”
Official:https://www.paselaresorts.com/collaboration/mhsb/index.html

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“Time travel to feudal period of Japan”
Sengoku Buyuden

Sengoku Buyuden is Sengoku Busho (military commanders of the Warring States Period) themed Izakaya. It is located at Shinjuku. This Izakaya is quite popular so we recommend reserve the seats in advance. Armors and banner flags are decorated and the dishes are also related to Sengoku Busho. Dishes and alcohols are the same as normal Izakayas so no worries for the quality. Let’s go back to the Sengoku (feudal) period at this Izakaya!

 

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Sengoku Buyuden
Address:1-6-2, Kabukicho, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 4F 160-0021
Access:3 minutes walk from “Shinjuku sta.”/ 4 minutes walk from “Seibu Shinjuku sta.”
Official:http://www.diamond-dining.jp/shop_info/sengoku-buyuden/shop.html

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“Kyoto atmosphere in the middle of Tokyo?!”
Kyomachi Koishigure

Kyomachi Koishigure is an Izakaya located at Shinjuku. This Kyomachi Koishigure is famous for its unique and elegant Kyoto atmosphere. Once you get into the restaurant, you would feel like you’re in Kyoto…! The meals and alcohols are very delicious with a high reputation. If you don’t have time to visit Kyoto, it would be a great idea to visit this restaurant to feel Kyoto.

Kyomachi Koishigure
Address:3-27-10, Shinjuku, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 6F 160-0022
Access:3 minutes walk from “Shinjuku sta.”
Official:https://kyoumachi-shinjuku.com

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“An Izakaya with nice atmosphere and photogenic decorations!”
Nanairo Temariuta

Nanairo Temariuta is a stylish Izakaya located at Shinjuku. It has a unique design of seats as the name ‘Nanairo Temariuta’ shows. Temari, a traditional Japanese handball, is a motif of the seats. The shape is round which looks like a handball. You will definitely feel the Japanese atmosphere at this Izakaya.

https://nanairotemariuta.com
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Nanairo Temariuta
Address:3-28-10, Shinjuku, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 5F 160-0022
Access:3 minutes walk from “Shinjuku sta.”
Official:https://nanairotemariuta.com

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“Neo future universe themed French and Italian dining bar!”
Neo Tokyo Fooding Bar MYSTERIOUS

MYSTERIOUS is a stylish and cool dining bar in Shinjuku. The theme of this bar is neo-futuristic space. Once you get into the bar, you may feel like you’re at a space station! Relaxing atmosphere with stars is also somehow mysterious. Planet cocktails are the bar’s special we would like you to try.

 

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Neo Tokyo Fooding Bar MYSTERIOUS
Address:1-16-3, Kabukicho, Shinjuku City, Tokyo B1 160-0021
Access:3 minutes walk from “Seibu Shinjuku sta.”/ 5 minutes walk from “Shinjuku sta.”
Official:https://mysterious-pd.jp

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“The SG club took the 13th place of the Asians’ 50 best bars in 2019!”
The SG Club 

This hottest bar, the SG club, was opened in June, 2018 at Shibuya. It is located in the middle of Shibuya station and Harajuku station. Most famous Japanese bartender, Shingo Gokan, opened the SG club as his first bar in Japan. He owns his other bars out of Japan. The SG club stands for ‘the Sip and Guzzle club’ and divided into two floors, Guzzle floor and Sip floor. First floor is guzzle space where you can enjoy the alcohols casually. Underground floor is sip space to enjoy the alcohols elegantly. Or simply it stands for his name, Shingo Gokan. As the top bartender runs this bar, the taste and atmosphere is exceptional.

 

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. Savor at The SG Club: The Industry Hour . Cozy on the second floor of The SG Club awaits Savor, a haven of decadence where cigar meets cocktail. . Inhale the Edo-inspired Japanese aesthetics and exhale Cuban vibes; you just may forget that you are out in Shibuya. . During the Industry Hour, this membership bar will be open to the public every night from 2AM~4AM. . Whether it be your post-shift drink or a tipsy nightcap, it would be even better savored! See you around. . *** Guzzle脇の小さな階段を2Fにあがると、そこはSavor。 . シガーとカクテル、魅惑の組み合わせを体験できる隠れ家です。江戸の美学とキューバのバイブが息づく小部屋に忍び込んだら、もう渋谷にいることを忘れるでしょう。 . 会員制のSavorですが、毎日午前2時〜4時の間だけ”インダストリーアワー”としてどなたでも楽しめます。 . 仕事上がりのバーテンダーも、おやすみ前の一杯が足りない方も、みなさんお気軽にお越しください! . #TheSGClub #Shibuya #Tokyo #Sip #Guzzle #Savor #Cigar #SipandShine #StreetGuzzle #cocktailbar #東京バー

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The SG Club
Address:1-7-8, Jinnan, Shibuya City, Tokyo 150-0041
Access:10 minutes walk from “Shibuya sta.”
Official:http://sg-management.jp

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“A bar specializing in music and its special atmosphere”
Ginza Music Bar

This fashionable bar is located at Ginza, the fanciest town in Tokyo. Ginza Music Bar is famous as the bar produced by an artist, Shinichi Osawa. It has the renowned TANNOY Westminster’s speaker. The selector chooses the best record and music out of many records according to the guests’ atmosphere. Requests are also welcomed. Ginza Music Bar puts emphasis on both music and communication among guests. The sound of music is not loud and it actually encourages communications. The bar serves the best alcohols for sure. It would be the best place to enjoy your night life!

Ginza Music Bar
Address:7-8-13, Ginza, Chuo City, Tokyo 4F 104-0061
Access:4 minutes walk from “Shinbashi sta.”/ 6 minutes walk from “Ginza sta.”
Official:http://ginzamusicbar.com

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“The only bar in Tokyo where you can see real penguins while enjoying drinks”
Penguin Bar Ikebukuro

Penguin Bar Ikebukuro is a unique bar located at Ikebukuro. The bar has a big water tank and real penguins are raised. You can take pictures of the cute penguins and the distance is very close which makes here special. What is more, you may be able to feed the penguins. The usual feeding time is at 19:00pm but it depends on the bar’s decision. Food and dishes are at high quality as well. The bar can be easily occupied so it is better to make a reservation in advance.

 

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Penguin Bar Ikebukuro
Address:2-38-2, Ikebukuro, Toshima City, Tokyo 171-0014
Access:8 minutes walk from “Ikebukuro sta.”
Official:https://www.penginbar.jp/en/