Ebisu used to be a place where the only attraction was a brewery. Today, it has many attractions and sprawling buildings, such as Ebisu Garden Place. You will find plenty of things to do here in the city, like entertainment, dining, and of course, shopping.
If you like to shop for the latest fashion trends, then you won’t be disappointed if you shop in Ebisu. You can also browse the other specialty stores and boutiques for those rare items that you won’t normally see anywhere else. It’s always fun to discover a hidden gem while taking a casual stroll in Ebisu’s busy streets.
Check out these 10 places to shop in Ebisu that locals love.
1. Ebisu Mitsukoshi Department Store
Mitsukoshi Department Store is considered as one of Tokyo’s famous department stores. And there is a branch in Ebisu! For those who like to keep up to date with fashion, there are plenty of classic, classy, and trendy stores that have the latest fashion trends of both local and famous international brands. For those who want to enjoy great food and services, the basement and lower floors have an amazing lineup of dining establishments that will leave a good impression.
Address: 4-20-7 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
2. atre Ebisu
Atre Ebisu is connected to Ebisu Station and a one-stop-shop for your shopping needs. They have all the basic shops where you can get your daily needs and more. There are plenty of interesting stores and dining establishments that you can visit while waiting for your train to arrive.
Address: 1-5-5 Ebisu Minami, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Website: https://www.atre.co.jp/store/ebisu (Japanese Only)
3. Ebisu Garden Place
Ebisu Garden Place is a multi-level, large shopping complex, that connects to the other buildings in the area. It’s like an open-plaza where everything you need is there including cafes, restaurants, department stores, and even a bank. The views on top of the building will give you scenic views of the city. A highly recommended place to visit when you are in Ebisu.
Address: 4-20 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
4. The Museum of YEBISU BEER museum shop
The Museum of YEBISU BEER museum shop is found in The Museum of YEBISU BEER, which is one of the facilities of Ebisu Garden Place. It is a museum to commemorate the 120th year of one of the most famous beer brands in Japan, YEBISU. An interesting place to visit to know more about the history of the brand, and of course the main reason why you’re there, some beer tasting! You can end the experience at the museum shop, where you can find various products with the YEBISU logo and Japanese crafts that would be perfect for presents to bring back.
Address: 4-20-1 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
5. NADIFF BAITEN
NADIFF BAITEN is a store where you can find exhibition catalogs of original goods that are focused on domestic and foreign books about contemporary photography and video. If you love photography and contemporary art, this is one of the places you can visit.
Address: 1-13-3 Mita, Meguro-ku, Tokyo
Website: http://www.nadiff.com/?page_id=198 (Japanese Only)
6. NADIFF a/p/a/r/t
NADIFF a/p/a/r/t is just a 5-minute walk from Ebisu Station. It is one of the best-stocked art bookshops in the city. It has four galleries that showcase some foreign and local artists’ exhibitions. They also have exhibitions of new artists, which is a good thing because they can gain exposure through Nadiff’s events.
Address: 1-18-4 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Website: http://www.nadiff.com/?page_id=152 (Japanese Only)
7. SARUTAHIKO COFFEE EBISU (猿田彦珈琲 恵比寿)
SARUTAHIKO COFFEE EBISU is a small coffee shop that you may “accidentally” discover while headed to the Ebisu Station. It’s a cozy shop that serves excellent coffee and tasty granola. The staff is very friendly and will try their best to make your stay a comfortable one. If you plan to buy some high-quality coffee beans and enjoy excellent coffee, then this is the place to visit.
Address: Saito Building 1F, 1-6-6 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Ekoca is an atelier studio that is just a 5-minute walk from JR Ebisu Station. This store boasts a collection of handcrafted items from all over Japan. Take your time and browse through their craftsmanship of accessories and other goods made from wood, ceramic, glass, metal, etc.
Address: Maruyama Bldg. 2F, 1-21-18, Ebisu Minami, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Website: http://www.ekoca.com/index.html (Japanese Only)
POST is a unique bookstore that can be found in Ebisu’s alleys. This store promotes both local and international photo books and art publications. They usually focus on one publisher’s publication at a time to give people a rare chance to get “up close and personal” with the publisher’s style and themes that differentiate them from the other artists. Exhibitions are often held regularly.
Address: 2-10-3 Ebisu-minami, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
10. mont-bell Ebisu
mont-bell Ebisu is a sports and outdoor gear store that is found right outside Ebisu Station. It is also a great place to buy gears for outdoor activities like hiking, mountain climbing, camping, etc. They have a very extensive collection of goods, and for those who love outdoor activities, then this is a place they definitely have to visit.
Address: Ebisu Q Plaza, 1-8-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
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