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The theater district packed with various theaters and halls, including Honda Gekijo

Shimokitazawa, commonly known as Shimokita, is a compact but highly popular district among young people. It is an enjoyable place to explore on foot, with its streets lined with fashion boutiques, second hand clothes shops and sundry stores. While it is thriving with stylish cafés and bars, it also has several old Japanese-style bars and eateries, bringing about a truly distinctive atmosphere in the location. Shimokitazawa is also famous as a theater and music district with its small theaters such as Honda Gekijo theater and Ekimae Gekijo theater, mini theaters such as Tollywood Short Film Theater, and numerous live music venues such as Shelter and Live House Shimokitazawa Yaneura.

Fashionable and unique second hand clothes shops and sundry stores.

A place where trendy cafés and bars can surely be found.

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