Ikebukuro has plenty of good spots to enjoy your evening and party until the wee hours of the night! You will definitely find this area guide useful if you are looking to have fun in Ikebukuro after 8 PM.
For a night out in Shinjuku with free-flowing alcohol and great food, check out these five selected izakayas! They're all pretty cheap too.
8bit cafe is a tiny cafe/bar near Shinjuku Sanchome station. The cafe serves, of course, good drinks and some finger food, but its claim to fame is the panoply of vintage game consoles you can come play with. It'll take you right back to childhood!
Have you ever been to izakaya (居酒屋)? It is a causal Japanese style bar or pub where you enjoy drinking sake, beer, and other kinds of drinks with Japanese traditional dishes usually shared on your table. Here is a list of recommended izakaya around Nagoya station that would give you a great and exciting night experience!
Wondering what and where to eat for dinner in Ikebukuro? Give it a try "izakaya", or Japanese-style bars, where you can try a variety of Japanese food and drinks which are reasonably priced. Here is a list of the most popular izakayas you should go in Ikebukuro!
Koara Tokyo is a really cool and intimate DJ bar in Shibuya. You can catch an underground event with 20 or so other music lovers. Grab a seat, grab a drink and enjoy the live DJ's.
Bar Fishbowl in Kyoto is tourist-friendly spot to check out while in Kyoto. You will find an incredible Japanese whiskey collection served by a friendly, English-speaking staff.