Most shops and restaurants in Tokyo close at 10pm, from then on the Japanese youngsters usually head for an all-night karaoke session at a Karaoke Box, an Izakaya (a Japanese pub) or simply squeeze themselves in the last train back home.
However, if you are looking for a wild night out, there is still another option left for you: Hit Tokyo's streets and get down to one of the exciting nightclubs Tokyo has to offer. Here, you will be guaranteed an unforgettable night with the wildest party animals, love seekers, dancers and bunches of fun-loving people!
Contrary to the common believe that the Japanese are calm and quiet people, when you get some alcohol and turn up the music, you will be surprised by a whole new facet of the Japanese you have ever seen. With some shots and music, you will be able to make tons of friends, Japanese or non-Japanese, in no time!
Here are the 5 greatest night clubs in Tokyo. And don't even hesitate to show up at the doorstep tomorrow night!
The biggest club in Tokyo where you might find yourself lost in the crowd of over 5000 people! AgeHa has three dance floors, an outdoor swimming pool and numerous areas to chill-out at and bars. With this much choice it certainly won't be much of a problem to get your groove on!
The club is located in Shin-Kiba, which is not exactly the most central spot in Tokyo. However, there is a free shuttle bus from Shibuya (Roppongi-dori street) that comes every 30 minutes.
Place: 2-2-10 Shinkiba, koto-ku, Tokyo
Access: 4 walk minutes from Shinkiba Station ( JR line, Tokyo Metro, Rinkai line)
There are free shuttle bus from Shibuya during the whole night.
Located a short 15 minute walk away from Shibuya- the place of the fashionistas and hip youngsters, Womb offers you a wide set dance floor, great lighting and an excellent sound system that altogether provide the perfect recipe for a crazy night of dancing and fun!
From the center of the main dance floor hangs an enormous mirror ball that reflects the multi-colored lighting into every corner of the room. Luckily, many famous DJs play at the womb, so do check out the schedules before hitting the Womb and experience the best night out!
Place: 1F 2-16 Maruyamatyo, Shibuya-ku
Access: 15 minutes walk from Shibuya Station ( JR line, Tokyo Metro )
Looking for a slightly more formal and classy type of night club? Genius is the one that will fit your description! This club is located in Ginza, an area in Tokyo that is well-known as a high-end district with branded boutiques and chic restaurants. Look out for men designer suits and ties and stylish ladies in their glittering dresses and accessories. This is not a place for the casual party-goer, so a simple T-shirt and jeans won't do. Make sure to dress up a little before going to this club.
Place: 6-4-6 Ginza, Chuo-ku
Access: 5 walk minutes from Yurakutyo Station (JR line or Tokyo Metro)
SOUND MUSEUM VISION. This huge underground clubs in Shibuya has many different varying moods. GAIA, the main floor of the club, has one of the worlds best custom-made sound systems. DEEP SPACE is imbued with the pure underground spirit. Then there are the two different lounge spaces, where you can enjoy two different atmospheres. WHITE is contains a sexy atmosphere and the D-LOUNGE has a warm atmosphere.
Place: Shintaiso Bldg. B1F, Dogenzaka,Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Access: About 5 minutes to walk from JR Shibuya Station
Feria is also a stylish night club that takes up 5 entire floors of the building in Roppongi. Feria is a popular spot for both Japanese and foreigners who love to dance or are looking for friends.
In the same building you can find Ristorante, a restaurant that offers exquisite cuisine such as sushi, cocktail drinks, and a wine lounge on the first floor. On the second floor, enjoy groovy R&B music at the Midas. If you are looking for something a little bit more sophisticated, proceed to the Crystal lounge on the third and fourth floor to relax and chill out. There is also a bar at the rooftop for those who are in a romantic mood and want to see the night scenery of Tokyo. Indulge yourself in the luxury of exceptional drinks, great music and good accompaniment at Feria!
Place: 7-13-7 Roppongi minato-ku Tokyo
Access: 5 walk minutes from Roppongi Station