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Tokyo's Best Budget Deals, Discounts & Coupons! (November 2018)

Tokyo's Best Budget Deals, Discounts & Coupons! (November 2018)

Date published: 6 November 2018

Save money when you're visiting Japan - and get exclusive tips to some of the most interesting deals and experiences in Japan! Each week we showcase some of the incredible deals available at a variety of restaurants, shops, activities and experiences around Tokyo. This week we are excited to introduce exciting deals on meals, shops and rentals, sightseeing experiences and more—available only from Live Japan!!

Don't miss out—be sure to check this page each week for updates!

Shopping in Tokyo

Shinjuku, Ginza, Harajuku, Shibuya...there are so many incredible areas for shopping! Here are a small selection of the many deals available this month at shops in the Tokyo area.


A specialist watch store handling a range of popular watches, including Japanese brands such as SEIKO, CITIZEN, CASIO (G-SHOCK) and current hot brands such as KLASSE14 and Skagen, the latest smartwatches, and comfortable casual watches.

TORQUE also stocks great options such as original watch designs that can only be found in our store, and matching watches recommended for an anniversary present. Gift wrapping is free.

Travel luggage and accessories specialty shop - Toko Yurakucho Store

We’ve been in business in Yurakucho, Tokyo for 50 years. Our wide selection of products includes many different travel goods perfect for your next vacation, as well as souvenirs that make perfect gifts. Let us help you make your next trip a special one! We also offer repair and maintenance service for your products after you buy.
Tax-free purchases are available. Money exchanges available on the same floor. English, Chinese, and Korean-speaking staffs are available on certain days.

ASBee Shibuya

Looking for shoes or sneakers? ASbee Shibuya Shop is a five-story mega shoe shop. The shop is categorized by floor and has a wide variety of items.

Basement 1: The floor is dedicated to women's shoes full of seasonal release and kids' shoes including popular Nike and New Balance
Level 1 & 2: Floors for sneakers--a selection of famous brands with Adidas and Nike listed first, as well as Converse, New Balance, and Skechers etc.
Level 3: A floor for outdoor brands like Timberland and Red Wing as well as for men's and casual shoes
Level 4: Men's/business shoes

  • ASBee Shibuya Center Gai Shop
    • Address 23-8, Udagawacho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0042
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    • Nearest Station Shibuya Station (JR Shonan Shinjuku Line / JR Yamanote Line / JR Saikyo Line / Tokyo Metro Ginza Line / Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line / Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line / Tokyu Toyoko Line / Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line / Keio Inokashira Line)
      3 minutes on foot
    • Phone Number 03-5459-9211

Tokyu Plaza Ginza

Both men and women can enjoy shopping at this new Ginza landmark, which combines the latest trends in fashion, accessories, and cuisine. Tokyu Plaza Ginza is a shopping facility providing an experience of “tradition and innovation.” The 13 floors have a total of 125 stores including fashion and accessory shops, restaurants, and cafes. FIND JAPAN MARKET can be found on the 6th and 7th floors and offers world-class genuine Japanese items. The 6th floor is a market focusing on “select” fashion and accessories for adults who seek bona fide authentic products, while the 7th floor is dedicated to a new type of shop by Tokyu Hands, which seeks to broadcast Japan’s unique culture to the world. The street level zone features an aggregation of global flagship stores for a variety of premium brands, and shoppers will also find boutique shops by Tokyu Department Store, Tokyo’s largest urban airport-style duty free shop “Lotte Duty Free Tokyo Ginza,” and more.

Ookura Shichiten (Pawn Shop) Akasaka

Ookura Shichiten offers brand-name goods, watches, jewelry and apparel, from ordinary products to rare finds. They can order products from other affiliated stores, so don’t hesitate to ask if there’s something special you’re looking for. Ookura Shichiten also operates as a pawn shop, letting you bring in your old clothes, sell them - and pick up something new!

Activities & Experiences

While there's so much to see in Tokyo, there are also so many unique and fun experiences you can enjoy as well!


Find an interesting book and relax at the café. Or have fun with photos, and immerse yourself in a world of anime and manga at the DNP Plaza.

■ B1F / Tokyo Anime Center in DNP PLAZA
Exhibitions and events are held here for popular Japanese anime and manga. Cutting-edge technological features such as AR/VR are utilized for guests to experience their favorite works in a whole new light. Popular anime-themed products and original goods are available at the sales corner.

■ 1F / Shop, Café
Tired of walking? Refuel at the café, featuring coffee made with organically-farmed coffee beans, seasonal drinks, and various sweets. Dainty, edible works of art from all over Japan make perfect souvenirs.

■ 1F / Photo Koto
Use photo data from your smartphone to make stickers, calendars, and more from an impressive menu of fun printing options. Your favorite photos can be combined with craft and decoration features for the perfect souvenir to commemorate your trip.

■ 2F / Event Zone
Events and workshops of various themes are held here at irregular times.

    • Address DNP Ichigayatamachi building, 1-14-1, Ichigayatamachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 162-0843
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    • Nearest Station Ichigaya Station (JR Chuo Main Line / Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line / Tokyo Metro Namboku Line / Toei Shinjuku Line)
    • Phone Number 050-3170-0903

Yamato Sample Factory Workshop 3

Located a 6-min walk from Kita-Ikebukuro Station, Yamato Sample Factory lets visitors experience making tasty-looking food samples such as desserts, tempura and more!

Mayuko's Little Kitchen

We teach you how to prepare what Japanese people really eat as an everyday meal in a private little kitchen in the middle of Tokyo. You can learn the basics of Japanese food, seasonings, and table customs in a warm, friendly atmosphere.

Subaru Travel

Allow a licensed professional driver to give you a tour in English. Tours are by hourly rate.

You can create your own itinerary and venture out anywhere, at any time, directly from your hotel.

These taxi drivers know Tokyo like the back of their hands and can take you to lesser known sights and prime photo spots. Walk historical sites, such as Asakusa and the Imperial Palace. Visit Akihabara, home of anime, Mario, Gundam, Pokémon, and also otaku mecca of the world. Take in the Tokyo landmarks of Tokyo Tower and the Sky Tree. Head to Mt. Fuji, Hakone and Nikko for a day-trip or overnight stay.

”Washoku (Japanese food)” is a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage, and if that is what you are craving, driver-guides will not only take you to restaurants serving delicious sushi, tempura, ramen, sukiyaki, they will explain how to best enjoy those foods.

Experience some Japanese culture by being fitted with a kimono, watching Japan's classical theater of Kabuki, or trying your hand at bonsai, Edo Kiriko glass-making, tea ceremony and calligraphy.

Get the most out of your limited time in Japan by utilizing the personalized taxi tour services!


Tour sightseeing destinations and local spots in Tokyo via bicycle with a local English guide! Tokyo’s streetscape offers differing atmospheres depending on the area, so even just cycling around is enjoyable. As these tours are conducted with small groups, the local guide will explain the history and culture of each area, shrine, and temple, and participants are able to ask the guide questions easily.

There are no tough uphill climbs along the tour routes and cross bikes great for around-town riding are used, so families, couples, and even those who don’t have confidence in their physical strength can participate casually.

This tour includes lunch, water, and personal insurance, so participants can have a worry-free time without needing to bring anything of their own. The Good Old Tokyo Cycling Tour visits temples, shrines and old shopping streets in Asakusa, Yanesen, Ueno, and Akihabara, while on the Tokyo Historical Cycling Tour participants can experience Japan’s traditional sports, food, and otaku (geek) culture at Ryogoku, Tsukiji, the Imperial Palace, and Akihabara. Enjoy Tokyo by bicycle with a friendly guide!

Food, Drinks & Dining

A foodie's paradise, Tokyo has a magnificent range of dining options available - make your trip special with one of these selected offers!

Toro Tokyo

Richard Sandoval, who was crowned the ”father of Modern Mexican” by The Financial Times, combines authentic Latin ingredients with international flavors and inventive techniques, to create new and unexpected concepts and cuisines such as modern and coastal Mexican, Latin-Asian, Peruvian and Pan-Latin.
Sandoval's first Japan venture has opened in Ginza. Depending on the situation, it is used as casual for cafe and bar, or used as elegant and stylish restaurant. Enjoy your time with our modern Latin dishes.

Robot Restaurant

The only one of its kind in the world! At ROBOT RESTAURANT, robots, dinosaurs, tanks and bombers come on stage together in a thrilling experience you'd expect only in Japan.

Performances last for 80 minutes:
-Japanese drum show
-Robot fighting show
-Robot parade
...and more!


Our izakaya was established with the idea of providing a fun relaxing atmosphere inside a “doma”, a traditional Japanese room.

Have a toast at “IZAKAYA DOMADOMA”. Illuminated with warm and calming lights, our Izakaya provides a sophisticated atmosphere. Customers who wish to visit us for parties with their friends or wish to host girls-only parties will feel as if they are in a private room. Tatami-mat rooms are available to accommodate group functions with a large number of guests for all different types of gatherings, such as birthday and farewell parties. We are here to help our customers create unforgettable memories.

    • Address KALEIDO Shibuya Miyamasuzaka 6F,1-12-1, Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0002
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    • Nearest Station Shibuya Station (JR Shonan Shinjuku Line / JR Yamanote Line / JR Saikyo Line / Tokyo Metro Ginza Line / Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line / Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line / Tokyu Toyoko Line / Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line / Keio Inokashira Line)
    • Phone Number 03-5778-9650

Oyster Shack

Stuff yourself with oysters! Oyster Shack offers an all-you-can-eat grilled oyster deal on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. Conveniently located in Shinbashi, across from the Dai-ichi Hotel Tokyo, under the elevated railroad. Enjoy the sense as though you are having an indoor barbecue! Bringing your own beverage is allowed as well (corkage may apply).

Please Note

* Terms and conditions to deals may apply. See the respective deal pages for details.
* To claim a deal, please show the shop or restaurant the coupon shown on the detail page.

*This information is from the time of this article's publication.
*Prices and options mentioned are subject to change.
*Unless stated otherwise, all prices include tax.

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