With great shopping opportunities and plenty of entertainment options, Roppongi attracts a huge number of people throughout the year. Roppongi, a lively district of Minato-Ku, Tokyo, is home to the city’s two biggest shopping complexes like Roppongi Hills and Tokyo Midtown. Roppongi Hills is located in the heart of Roppongi and is a huge building complex that comprises of shops, cafes, theatres, hotels, apartments, gardens, and an observation deck on top.

Another famous shopping destination is Tokyo Midtown, which is a mixed-use development containing six buildings full of shopping and entertainment options. Anybody exploring Roppongi can’t miss out on the chance of visiting these two shopping precincts.

For many more shopping destinations, check out these 10 shopping destinations in Roppongi that will make your shopping experience easier, affordable, and totally amazing.

1. Roppongi Hills Art & Design Store

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From Flickr – Items related to art & design theme are displayed inside the store

One of the best shopping destinations in Roppongi for art buffs is the Roppongi Hills Art & Design Store. Based on the concept around art and design, this store holds an extensive array of art, fun, and design merchandise that is produced in collaboration with renowned artists and their unique brand items too. Moreover, you can find an extensive range of souvenirs that can only be found here.

Address: Roppongi Hills West Walk 3F, 610-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://www.roppongihills.com/en/shops_restaurants/shops/00095.html

2. Paper Mint

What day is it today? Or which day do you like the most? You’ll explore it all here. Based on the theme of 365th Anniversary, Paper Mint is a stationery shop located on the 4th floor of the West Walk building in Roppongi Hills. The shop offers more than 300 kinds of greeting cards and miscellaneous goods like stationery, diary, calendar, etc., with excellent design. At Paper Mint, you can find a great range of items that can make you love every other day.

Address: Roppongi Hills West Walk 4F, 6−10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://www.roppongihills.com/en/shops_restaurants/shops/00073.html

3. Tabio Roppongi Hills

Tabio is a Japanese legwear brand that has been producing socks for many years. Their main goal is to offer complete comfort daily at an affordable rate. From dress socks in attractive colors to the athletic ones, they are promoting a more comfortable lifestyle. This brand sells more than 30 million pairs of socks in a year for people all across the world.

Address: Roppongi Hills West Walk 3F, 6-10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://www.roppongihills.com/en/shops_restaurants/shops/00047.html

4. Roppongi Tsutaya Shoten

All bibliophiles are welcome to visit one of the most upscale bookstores located in Roppongi, Tsutaya Tokyo Roppongi. Attracting more from the cosmopolitan crowd, this bookshop holds a vast collection of English and Japanese books and magazines on all kinds of lifestyle topics like art, food, travel, architecture, and more. The best part is that people can take the books off the shelves and read them while enjoying a cup of coffee at the in-store Starbucks. On the 2nd floor, there is also a huge range of CDs and DVDs available at discounted prices.

Address: Roppongi Hills Roppongi Keyakizaka Street, 6-11-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://www.roppongihills.com/en/shops_restaurants/shops/00049.html

5. Nakagawa Masashichi Shoten-gai Tokyo Midtown

Nakagawa Masashichi Shoten-gai is a sundries shopping store in Roppongi’s Tokyo Midtown that contains a wide collection of Japanese everyday items and seasonal decorations. All products are made using traditional methods which are adapted to modern-day living. From hemp-made clothes to foot-friendly socks and handkerchiefs to dishes and household products, there are so many things that you could consider as something typical Japanese.

Address: Tokyo Midtown Galleria B1, 9-7-4 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://www.tokyo-midtown.com/en/shops_restaurants/detail.php?id=176

6. Toraya Tokyo Midtown

Founded in the late 16th century in Kyoto, Toraya is a Japanese confectionery shop, café, and gallery. This Tokyo Midtown store sells a vast range of Japanese sweets and teas and their yokan – a jelly made using red bean paste is very famous. Their seasonal wagashi makes a nice and popular souvenir. In the gallery, there are traditional and modern Japanese handicrafts available for sale. What’s more, there are items themed on wagashi (Japanese confectionery) that include chopsticks, pots, furoshiki (Japanese wrapping cloth), and stationery.

Address: Tokyo Midtown Galleria B1, 9-7-4 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://global.toraya-group.co.jp/

7. Shiro Tokyo Midtown

Shiro is home care, skincare, cosmetics, and fragrance brand located in Tokyo Midtown. Not only the products but its futuristic, sleek interior and spacious halls also distinguish it from all other cosmetic brands in the country. Most of their products are made using natural and locally-sourced ingredients from all over Japan like sake kasu (sake lees), gagome kombu (seaweed), and many more. Their products and packaging have made a huge number of fans not just in Japan but in New York and London too.

Address: Tokyo Midtown Galleria 3F, 9-7-3 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://shiro-shiro.jp/ext/shoplist/shop/shiro-tokyo-midtown/index.html

8. The Cover Nippon

The Cover Nippon is a Japanese craft store located in Tokyo Midtown in Roppongi that has a wide variety of souvenirs and gifts for people having an exemplary taste. This lifestyle shop features basic lifestyle products, ranging from lacquerware and pottery to special fabric, that have an emphasis on craftsmanship, materials, design, and equipment. You can also experience tea ceremonies, kimono lessons, textile production, and tasting of freshly-brewed sake at The Cover Nippon.

Address: Tokyo Midtown Galleria 3F E-0305, 9-7-3 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://thecovernippon.jp/english/

9. Souvenir from Tokyo

Souvenir from Tokyo is much more than a simple museum shop as it has a lot to offer to its visitors than the usual artifacts or old books. As the name suggests, this famous Roppongi’s shopping destination has an extensive collection of Japanese-style clothing, crocks, accessories, and artifacts from some of the country’s renowned artists. Whether you are looking for an incredible souvenir or some off-center item for your family or friends, this is an amazing place to visit.

Address: National Arts Center Tokyo B1F, 7-22-2 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://www.souvenirfromtokyo.jp/ (Japanese Only)

10. Donki Roppongi

If you want to purchase souvenirs in Roppongi easily and at reasonable prices, then visit Don Quijote. Locally called Donki, it is a country-wide discount chain store that holds a rich selection of clothes, tools, home appliances, medicines, cosmetics, souvenirs, and more at low prices. It remains open 24 hours a day, throughout the year to sell items at lower prices than even the convenience stores. Be it cosplay supplies, furniture, or party items; there isn’t anything they don’t have in stock.

Address: 3-14-10 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Website: https://www.donki.com/en/store/shop_detail.php?shop_id=31

 

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