Located right in the center of Shinjuku, Tokyo
is the Golden Gai
district - a few blocks filled with various bars sure to
nights in Tokyo memorable and fun.
Enjoy your walk through
this district by visiting a bar with four
cats and taking in the stunning night view of Shinjuku from
a rooftop bar.
Shinjuku Station East Exit→ TOHO Cinemas Shinjuku→
4C’s BAR Rosso→ Roof Top Bar & Terrace G→
East Shinjuku Station
Time：28min + time for meals & drinks
1. Take a picture with the famous Godzilla in Shinjuku♪
After the opening
of the Koma Theatre in April 2015, the
huge Godzilla head has become one of the
sightseeing spots in Shinjuku. The image of it sticking its
from the building is impressive, makes you feel like
you are in a movie!
If you get too close, you will not be able to see the head
anymore, so keep it in mind when taking pictures.
TOHO Cinemas Shinjuku
1-19-1 Kabuki-cho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
2. Have a drink with 4 cats at a bar in Golden Gai♪
In「4C’s BAR Rosso」you can find around 200 varieties of
whiskey and 250 sorts of wine, as well as a rare champagne
(currently there are
only 3000 bottles available worldwide),
or you could just ask for the master's favorite - a glass of
red wine (800 Yen per glass). Included in the initial seat charge
price is an appetizer plate with ham, cheese, and olives,
complementing the drinks very well.
While you are
enjoying your drink, the cats will start
gathering, and before you notice, all
4 will be around you.
If you try baiting them with food, they will soon accept the
Try putting some bait
on your finger and giving it to the cat -
before you know it, you will have a furry friend in your lap!
The adorable image of the kittens eating can become
4C's BAR Rosso
2F 1-1-10 Kabuki-cho, Shinjuku-ku Tokyo
3. Have a lovely dinner while enjoying the night view
Finally, have a dinner at the "Roof
Top Bar & Terrace G" located
on the top
floor of a designer hotel. The night view of Shinjuku
from the spacious terrace will sweep you off your feet!
The broad menu
includes both light snacks and filling dinner
dishes. The drink menu has a
variety of choices as well, such
as a list of delicious hot cocktails.
Roof Top Bar & Terrace G
2-14 Kabuki-cho, Shinjuku-ku Tokyo
Shinjuku Granbell Hotel 13F
※After midnight only drinks and light snacks are available
Original article in Japanese