Evening Food Tour of Golden Gai in Shinjuku tours, activities, fun things to do in Tokyo(Japan)|VELTRA
Evening Food Tour of Golden Gai in Shinjuku
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What to expect

See the beguiling grungier side of Tokyo at night as you eat your way through Shinjuku. Literally stroll down memory lane at Omoide Yokocho, head over to Kabukicho and enjoy the somewhat ramshackle but buzzing clusters of bars in Golden Gai.
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USD 181.19
USD 181.19

Overview

Evening
3.5 hour(s)
Available Daily
English
Without pick-up
Meal (refer to the details in the schedule)
Inclusions: Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / English-speaking guide / 1 drink

Schedule

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16:45

Meet at the Police Box near the JR East Exit for Kabukicho

17:00

Tour Departure

Omoide Yokocho
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Kabukicho
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Golden Gai
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20:00

Tour Ends in Golden Gai

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • People 20 years old and above can participate in this activity.

Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)

  • You can book a maximum of 12.

Additional notes

  • Additional meals and drinks not listed in the inclusions are not included in the tour fare.
  • If you arrive more than 10 minutes late after the meeting time, you will not be able to join the tour. Guests who do not show up for the tour or who arrive late do not qualify for a refund. Please check the cancellation policy below for further information.
  • It is not possible to accommodate meeting up in any of the food stops once you have missed the start of the tour.
  • Please note that VELTRA and the tour provider will not be liable for any theft or loss of property, as well as bodily harm or injury. Please exercise due caution.
  • Please note that dietary issues, allergies and cross-contact are not well-known or common in Japan, so many restaurants are not equipped to handle these issues. The tour operator and its partners make every effort to meet allergy and dietary requests, but please be aware that there is no guarantee these requests can be met in full.

    Please refer to the FAQ for Japanese translations for common food allergies.
  • Emergency Phone Numbers:
    Ambulance: 119 (simple English should be okay)

    Medical emergencies in Tokyo:
    Tokyo Metropolitan Medical Information Service: +81 (0)3 5285 8181
    English assistance: 9 am - 8 pm

    Medical emergencies in Kansai (including Osaka and Kyoto):
    AMDA International Medical Information Centre KANSAI: +81 (0)6-6636-2333
    English assistance: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Emergency Phone Numbers:

    Outside of Tokyo & Kansai:
    Japan Helpline: +81 (0)120-461-997 or +81 (0)570-000-911
    English assistance 24h

    Other useful numbers: https://www.jhelp.com/en/jhlp.html

Reviews

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Night of fun and great food

2019/06/15 Friends Erinl

We had a wonderful introduction to the Golden Gai and tried food items we would have never thought to...our guide was interesting and fun...she shared the history of the area, interesting details of life in Tokyo, and to...

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Evening Food Tour Golden Gai Shinjuku

2018/12/30 Couples B and L, Australia

We had a highly enjoyable experience on the evening food tour Golden Gai Shinjuku. Our guide Norma was excellent. She chose some great food destinations and was very helpful in explaining Japanese food etiquette and cult...

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Activity Provider Arigato Japan

Activity Provider

Payment / Cancellation Policy

Payment Methods
  • Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 21:00 local time, 7 business days to 21:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 21:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

FAQ

What are common food allergies and their Japanese translation?
Japanese for Common Allergy Foods:

Nut Allergy ナッツアレルギー
almond アーモンド
brazil nuts ブラジルナッツ
cashew カシュー
hazelnut ヘーゼルナッツ
hickory nut ヒッコリーナッツ
macadamia マカダミアナッツ
peanut ピーナッツ
pecan ピーカンナッツ
pine nut 松の実
pistachio ピスタチオ
walnuts くるみ

Shellfish Allergy (including mollusks and crustaceans) 貝アレルギー
calamari カラマリ
crayfish ザリガニ
cuttlefish いか
lobster ロブスター
mussels ムール貝
oysters カキ
prawns 海老

Fish Allergy 魚アレルギー
cod タラ
salmon サーモン
snapper スナッパー
trout マス
tuna マグロ
yellowtail ハマチ
mackerel 鯖
sardine イワシ
anything that is from the ocean 海に住む生き物

Gluten Allergy 小麦アレルギー
bread パン
breakfast cereals 朝食用シリアル
porridge お粥
cakes ケーキ
biscuits ビスケット
pizza ピザ
pasta パスタ
wheat-based noodles 小麦焼きそば
bread crumbs パン粉
soy sauce 醤油
yeast extract spread (such as Vegemite) イーストエキス(ベジマイトなど)
soups スープ
ice cream アイスクリーム
custard powder カスタードパウダー
beer ビール
barbequed chicken バーベキューチキン
sausage ソーセージ
hamburger ハンバーガー

Lactose Intolerance 乳製品食べません
milk 牛乳
cheese チーズ
ice cream アイスクリーム
butter バター
yogurt ヨーグルト
biscuits and cakes (if milk or milk solids are added) ビスケットとケーキ
cheese sauce チーズソース
cream soups クリームスープ
custard カスタード
milk chocolate ミルクチョコレート
pancakes パンケーキ
scrambled eggs スクランブルエッグ
quiche キッシュ
some breadいくつかパン

Soy 大豆アレルギー
edamame 枝豆
miso みそ
natto 納豆
soy sauce and shoyu sauce 醤油
soy flour 大豆粉
soy nuts 大豆の実
soy bean sprouts もやし
soy-based milk 豆乳
soy-based yogurt 大豆ヨーグルト
soy-based ice cream 大豆アイスクリーム
soy-based cheese 大豆チーズ
tamari 大豆たまり
tempeh 大豆テンペ
tofu 豆腐
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Evening Food Tour of Golden Gai in Shinjuku
See the beguiling grungier side of Tokyo at night as you eat your way through Shinjuku. Literally stroll down memory lane at Omoide Yokocho, head over to Kabukicho and enjoy the somewhat ramshackle but buzzing clusters of bars in Golden Gai.