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Top 4 Spots in Tokyo to Woo a Date

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Top 4 Spots in Tokyo to Woo a Date

Tokyo has a lot to offer daters. On the one hand, there's so much modernity with Michelin-starred restaurants, panoramic sky bars and unique art galleries. On the other, there's tradition in the form of temples and historical sites to discover and enjoy. Go out and visit some of our local recommendations and impress your date like a true Tokyoite!

4. Gaienmae

Gaienmae is definitely in a good location between Omotesando and Aoyama, but away from the crowded touristy streets. You can find many chic, famous cafés, restaurants and gift stores that are constantly being introduced by Japanese magazines. During autumn, all the ginkgo trees on the avenue will turn bright yellow. Hopefully you'll get some lovely date pictures for your social media followers!

3. Midtown (Roppongi)

Midtown is a good place to take a date, with a nice shopping mall, seasonal lighting displays and relaxing open spaces where you can enjoy the environment and quietness. Plus, you can find some of the best Japanese art galleries around Midtown, including 21_21 Design Sight and the Suntory Museum of Art. Get ready for a romantic and artistic date!

2. Ebisu

2. Ebisu

Ebisu equals elegance and you'll feel the atmosphere of high class once you arrive at the station. Many cafés and boutiques line the streets, each with their own characteristics. Among the high-end restaurants around Yebisu Garden Place, the most famous one is Joël Robuchon, boasting three Michelin stars! If you want a special and memorable date, Ebisu is definitely for you.

1. Kagurazaka

Kagurazaka is a historic street that's very popular among the locals, with authentic old Japanese tea shops and cosmetic stores as well as Western cafés and imported grocery stores. While it isn't as fancy as the other areas mentioned, it showcases a very typical Tokyoite weekend date, one where you can wander about and enjoy a normal and peaceful happiness. And with a large percentage of Tokyo's French restaurants, you're sure to find a fantastic place for a romantic dinner for two. Sometimes sharing a simple moment of happiness with your loved one can create the best memories in your life, don't you agree?