Greetings every one !

My name is Mui from Thailand. Right now I’m studying at Japan Welfare Education College in Takadanobaba.

And I’m writing this column to introduce you guys about some interesting places in Takadanobaba. Well as I’ve had a school here and has been travelling a lot of places in Takadanobaba. First of all let me introduce you the Mall called Big Box.

Whoever comes to Takadanobaba for the first time, I believed they would have seen on have been through this place.

It is a huge building with a 9th floor and has the direct exit from Takadanobaba Station (which called Big Box Exit). And I think it’s a place where you can buy things, enjoy playing games, Karaoke or have lunch. So that why I would like to introduce you some of this Big box building.


On the 1st Floor, you can enjoy shopping here. For example The Body Shop, and the shop called Its’ demo. Especially recommend for ladies who love to enjoy shopping cloths or beauties.



The Body Shop (1st Floor)
Monday – Saturday 10:00am-9:00pm
Sunday 10:00am-8:00pm
TEL: 03-5291-8701



It’s Demo (1st floor)
Monday – Saturday 10:00am-9:00pm
Sunday 10:00am-8:00pm
TEL: 03-5287-3572


Let’s move to the next floor, not only shop or stores that you can enjoy shopping but there are also a Gym or Karaoke here or even sports (they even have a pool here for you), or BowlingJ.



Takadanobaba Grand Bowl (8th floor)
Open every day from 9:00am to 5:00am
TEL: 03-3232-1220


Or even you’re not good at sports they have game center for you,  here you can take a picture in Japan famous style Purikura photo booth.



Tito Game Station(6th floor)
Open every day 10:00am-0:00am
TEL: 03-5272-9855


And if you’re hungry, don’t worry about that, they have a restaurant for you at 9th floor. And believe me it’s worth tasting. Oh! And about foreigner who is studying in Japan right now ( like me! Just not Japanese), some of the restaurant has a special prize for us, where we can pay cheaper!








千年の宴 Sennen no utage
(9th floor) (This place got a special room with Karaoke, Try once!)
Monday-Thursday 4:00pm-2:00am
Friday-Saturday 4:00pm-4:00am
Sunday/Holiday 4:00pm-0:00am
TEL: 03-3207-2188



すたみな太郎NEXT  Sutaminatarou NEXT (9th floor)
*This place has special price for exchange student*
Monday – Friday    Lunch 11:00am-17:00pm (you need to get into the restaurant before 4:00pm)
Dinner 17:00pm-11:30pm (you need to get in before 10:00pm)
Saturday/Sunday/Holiday   Lunch 11:00am-4:00pm (you need to get in before 3:00pm)
Dinner 4:00pm-11:30pm (you need to get in before 10:00pm)
TEL: 03-5287-3121
*Lunch time and Dinner time price are not the same*


Actually I still have a lot, lot more to introduce to you guys. In Takadanobaba Not only this place, but there are also a lot more amazing places. Hope this is useful for you and maybe I would see you someday at Takadanobaba. Come and visit, it will be fun!