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Best things to do in Kita City

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Garden
“The Rikugien Gardens are located in a residential part of Bunkyo City, in the north of Tokyo. Nearby attractions include Ueno Park, Nezu-jinja Shrine, and the University of Tokyo's Koishikawa Botanical Garden. If visiting in autumn or spring, consider spending an entire day exploring these seasonally gorgeous attractions.”
72 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“とても有名な豚骨ラーメン屋さんです。 This is a must-eat Ramen. Its a chain so you can find other area too. You might have to wait in a queue but its worth it. It will be your favorite one for sure ! ”
26 locals recommend
Store
“A place for everything you need as this supermarket is huge with a couple floors of shopping space including ¥100 Store!!! Operating Hours: Mon to Sun 10:00 am to 9:00 pm ”
6 locals recommend
Park
“Sakura's sights. Playground equipment is enriched in the child park part. There is also a splash pad where you can play water in the summer. 桜の名所。児童公園部分は遊具が充実。夏は水遊びできるじゃぶじゃぶ池もあり。”
10 locals recommend
Hot Spring
“「SAYA no YU 」Japanese style hot spring SPA/tattoo NG/  There are many kinds in the bathtub 10:00-24:00 1100yen”
20 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“There are many restaurants and shopping. Ikebukuro is the best place to buy electronics in Tokyo.”
18 locals recommend
Bar
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“An easy bar which can be a good mix of people from locals to foreigners just wanted to enjoy a short night (Since you don't want to miss the last train home) It can be a good place to start the night if you plan to party until the train starts again at 5:00 AM!!! Operating Hours: Mon to Sat 6:00 pm to 12:00 pm & Sun Close”
7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Conveyor belt sushi is the way to go!!!!! FRESH! AFFORDABLE! Compete for whoever can stack the most dishes!!!!! Operating Hours: Mon to Sun 11:00 am ~ 11:00 pm”
5 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“A shopping mall inside Otsuka station. You may find grocery, restaurant, bakery, Uniqlo... in here.”
4 locals recommend
Store
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“Don Quijote Kita Ikebukuro Store is one of the biggest discount shop in Tokyo. It's only one min walk from the room.”
19 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“六義園は、歴史深い景観と、季節が織りなす自然を持ち合わせた東京の観光名所です。非日常の空間・都立 文化財庭園で、和の癒しを感じて下さい。紅葉の季節には夜間ライトアップもありとてもロマン チックですよ! Rikugien (六義園) is often considered Tokyo's most beautiful Japanese landscape garden.Built around 1700. Literally means "six poems garden" and reproduces in miniature 88 scenes from famous poems. The garden is a good example of an Edo Period strolling garden and features a large central pond surrounded by manmade hills and forested areas.”
18 locals recommend
Restaurant
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1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Sansui-en / Japanese barbecue shop. Offering high quality meat. 03-3918-5795 open 11:00-24:00”
4 locals recommend
Spa
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“Hot Spring Sakura 10:00 am – 10:30 pm Adult: 864yen(Children up to 3 years of age or older elementary school) Children:540 yen/Rental:Face Towel108 yen, Bath towel216 yen, Room wear324 yen ”
4 locals recommend
Establishment
“You can see the behavioral old people of Japan and remember the old tradition.”
3 locals recommend
Garden
“Traditional Japanese garden.Famous roses and Western-style building. 伝統的な日本庭園。バラと洋館も有名。”
11 locals recommend