The complex facility “Tokyo Midtown Yaesu” in front of Tokyo Station (2-2-1 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo) will open on March 10.
The bus terminal on basement 2 and the commercial area on basement 1 have already opened in September 2022, but the commercial area on floors 1 to 3 will finally open on March 10. In this post, we present what has been released for the press. There are 57 shops in the commercial area from the first basement to the third floor. A large shopping area directly connected to Tokyo Station appeared.
In addition to the commercial area, the 1st-4th floors are primary schools and certified children’s centers, and the 7th-38th floors are office areas. In addition, the “Bulgari Hotel Tokyo” located on the 40th to 45th floors is scheduled to open for the first time in Japan on April 4th. The status of the grand opening has been covered in a separate article.
Tokyo Midtown Yaesu has 45 floors above ground, 4 floors underground, and a height of 240m. It will be completed on August 31, 2022. From the Yaesu Exit of Tokyo Station, cross Sotobori-dori, almost in front. Located on the basement level, directly connected to Yaechika (Yaesu underground shopping mall), the transportation is convenient. Enjoy shopping and dining facilities on your way home from get off work or on the go. In particular, the departure and arrival bus terminals of long-distance buses are located on the second floor underground, so it is easy to stop by when changing trains.
The art of Japanese creators is displayed around the exterior structure. In addition, at the entrance of the business district, the color-changing digital art “Nishijin Reflected”, a collaboration between Nishijin Textile’s “HOSSO” and Landskip, is placed, adding a lot of color to the building.
The first floor is a stylish floor that proposes “modern Japanese luxury”
The first floor uses “Japan luxury” as the key word to propose “modern Japanese luxury”, with CFCL YAESU, HOSOO TOKYO, PORTER, ONITSUKATIGER NIPPON MADE, EN VEDETTE LUXE, Sanyo.Sui Yamanaga, Kaneko Optical Store and other boutiques, GELATO PIQUE HOMME, AHRES, LINC ORIGINAL MAKERS, HARIO Lampwork Factory and POINT ET LIGNE will be opening stores.
From here, we pick out the shops that caught our attention and introduce them mainly through photos.
On the second floor, you can enjoy the miscellaneous “Yesgong”, which is full of regional color.
The 2nd floor is called “Japan Lifestyle” and is a unique floor with a mix of local shops and restaurants for workers, tourists, families, etc. In the area called “Yaes Public”, there is a large public area to rest, a standing bar, and an underground area with a back alley feel, where you can explore the slightly messy town. .
The shops on the 2nd floor have regional characteristics, and it is very convenient to buy souvenirs and give gifts. Here we present a new made in Japan.
The 3rd floor is an exquisite “restaurant building”
The 3rd floor is called “dining bar building”, and there are many restaurants. Yamauchi Farm (charcoal-grilled chicken), FLOWS GRILL | BAR (beer cafe restaurant), La Terrazza Sabatini (Italy), charcoal-grilled eel Fuji (eel bowl, hitsumabushi, Japanese cuisine), Robata Park (robata-yaki), Chiba Takaoka (sushi), Moto TOKYO (Japanese sake), Aux delices de dodine (bistro), Kato Beef Store Ogawa no Uni (teppanyaki), creative cuisine YAESU BISTRO (Chinese cuisine, dim sum, dim sum), Connoisseur Ginji ( Seafood) Tavern) into 11 shops. “Chiba Takaoka” is relocated from the popular “Sushi Takaoka” in Chiba City, and only accepts reservations.
There are a wide variety of shops from places where you can relax slowly to places where you can enjoy casually. Please enjoy it in various gourmet scenes.
The basement level is already open, with a bus information desk and a ticket office. Buses arrive and depart from the second basement level. There are 13 stores including convenience stores and cafes, and it is a floor that can be easily used by both travelers and office workers. From the basement level, go directly to Tokyo Station via Yaechika (Yaesu Underground Mall).