Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Tokyo

JBS Bar
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.
Frank & Easy
Unique jewellery designs and imaginative bespoke pieces.
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.
Chano-Ma
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.
Kisara
'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
Diesel-meets-art-gallery.
Maruzen
Thousands upon thousands of books - we guarantee you won't ever be bored.
Maisen
The hoards of locals queueing outside know that the 'tonkatsu' is worth waiting for.
Claska
By far the most lovingly designed place to stay.
Flash Ranch Discs
Bargain vinyls to be found here.
Franc Franc
Calling all pop-art lovers seeking to kit out their kitchens...
Cocongo
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.
Tokyu Hands
Everything under one roof. And we mean everything.
Tokyo Sushi Academy
Casper’s
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.
Cibone
Interior furnishings and home accessories.
Graniph Harajuku
Trendy t-shirt designs.
Kurkku Kitchen
Indulge without a shred of guilt at this eco-conscious restaurant.
CA4LA
Hat heaven. If you love your headgear, you cannot pass up a browse through here. 
Kioku H.P France
A handbag lover's delight.
Alexandre
Brazillian inspiration.
Okura
Japanese-inspired organic fashion.
Shibuya Granbell Hotel
Granbell is a real boutique gem that offers contemporary style at an affordable price.
Bibliophile
Everything you could ask for when looking for a holiday treat.
Boudoir
Superdeluxe
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.
Aoyama Book Centre
In need of a good read? Then head here for your copy in English.
RagTag
Designer goods at low prices.

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