TokyoShibamata Taishakuten Shopping Street
Shibamata offers an atmosphere rarely found in Tokyo today. Designated as an Important Cultural Landscape, the 200 meter long (quarter mile) street leading up to Daikyoji Temple is lined with quaint shops and restaurants epitomizing the downtown charm of retro Tokyo. In addition, this shopping street is the place where famous Japanese movies have been set. Come see and you'll find out why!