Sugamozizo Shopping Street

This Shopping Street, Known as the “Harajuku of Old Ladies,” is Fun for Young People Too!

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Shopping Street

200 shops line up along the 800m-long street, formerly known as Nakayama-do, offering distinctive sweets and clothes for reasonable prices. On the 4th, 14th and 24th of each month, the street gets even busier with celebrations. Smoking is prohibited in the shopping area.
Since many older people shop here, it’s become known as the “Harajuku of old ladies,” but younger people can also have a great time here – Sugamozizo Shopping Street features a lot of delicious gourmet treats and cute shops!

Highlights

  • Famous for its gourmet “shio-daifuku”
  • Famous product “red pants” are said to bring health and happiness
  • Shopping district contains “Togenuku Jizou,” a nickname for “Koganji Temple”
  • Hosts 4 celebration days every month

Photos

  • Busy street with many families and seniors visiting
  • Koganji Temple

Reviews

  • 黃afone

    商店街規劃的很好,很好逛很好買!

Basic Information

Name in Japanese
巣鴨地蔵通り商店街
Postal Code
170-0002
Address
Sugamo, Toshima-ku, Tokyo
Access
(1) About a 2-minute walk from the Kanezuka stop of the Tokyo Sakura Tram (Toden Arakawa Line)
(2) About a 5-minute walk from the JR Yamanote Line and Toei Subway Mita Line’s Sugamo Station
Smoking
Prohibited on the shopping street
Official Website
Official Website (Japanese)

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