Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…


A small bar in Shibuya-ku, JBS Bar has a collection of around 10,000 records on vinyl, which are played and displayed in this small, wood-panelled space.
Mikawa Zezankyo
A tempura restaurant from Chef Saotome, Mikawa Zezankyo serves up well-crafted dishes in an intimate, jade-green space in Koto-ku.
Tila March
If you're looking for gorgeously soft leather handbags, then this is the place to be.
Ice Ouca
Traditional flavours of Japanese sweets in a rainbow-selection of ice cream.
Journal Standard
You're sure to find what you're looking for at this bohemian store.
Note et Silence
Womenswear with a twist.
Frank & Easy
Unique jewellery designs and imaginative bespoke pieces.
This tearoom is modern luxurious memorable.
Tsumori Chisato
Crazy patterns are this designer's trademark.
Bonjour Records
An abundance of music options for the discerning music-lover.
Hysteric Glamour
Vintage American designs at this retro store.
'Asa' hemp products for every occasion.
Cow Books
Out-of-print art and design titles in a charming store.
Kissa Ginza
Granny-chic, Tokyo style; in Kissa Ginza, the only things on the younger side of 40 are the late-night clientele.
Diesel Denim Gallery
Thousands upon thousands of books - we guarantee you won't ever be bored.
The hoards of locals queueing outside know that the 'tonkatsu' is worth waiting for.
By far the most lovingly designed place to stay.
Tokyu Hands
Everything under one roof. And we mean everything.
Tokyo Sushi Academy
Affordable artwork in a beautiful gallery.
Golden Gai
This ramshackle street is definitely worth exploring; foreigners might not be welcomed with open arms, but here, fortune favours the brave. Guaranteed to provide an adventurous night.
Interior furnishings and home accessories.
Flash Ranch Discs
Bargain vinyls to be found here.
Franc Franc
Calling all pop-art lovers seeking to kit out their kitchens...
This eclectic souvenir-filled café is worth searching out.
Spiral Records
This quaint little shop is bursting at the seams with its choice of records.
Graniph Harajuku
Trendy t-shirt designs.
Kurkku Kitchen
Indulge without a shred of guilt at this eco-conscious restaurant.
Hat heaven. If you love your headgear, you cannot pass up a browse through here. 
Kioku H.P France
A handbag lover's delight.
Brazillian inspiration.
Japanese-inspired organic fashion.
Everything you could ask for when looking for a holiday treat.
Ignore the reputation of the area, Superdeluxe is a cultural-clubbers highlight. Come enjoy an eclectic range of art exhibitions, live music and experimental noise musicians.
Sun & Moon Yoga
For some much needed relaxation and calm, enter this zen-like yoga studio and gently breathe and stretch the stress away.
Shibuya Granbell Hotel
Granbell is a real boutique gem that offers contemporary style at an affordable price.
Intricate handmade goods.
Tokyo Dome

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