Ginza has a high concentration of luxurious stores and restaurants. It is renown for its fine dining and for its high-end shopping areas. While wandering the streets of Ginza, here are the places you definitely need to try, all price ranges included (from cheapest to most expensive).
If you're looking for awesome places to get breakfast in Ginza, here are the must-try places. From bakeries for when you're in a hurry to possible the tastiest pancakes or waffles you've ever had, you'll find what you're looking for!
Kabuki is a great way to experience Japanese traditional culture. You can attend very impressive performances at the Kabukiza Theatre in Ginza, Tokyo. Here is some useful information about the location, ticket prices, general time schedule and restaurants in the area of the theatre.
If you're staying at the Imperial Palace Hotel in Tokyo, or you're visiting around the Ginza/Kanda area, these are some excellent restaurants to visit. Have a wonderful culinary experience!
Ginza Sabou Salon is at the crossroad between modern and traditional Japanese cuisine. They offer visually pleasing dishes, which are just as delicious! You can have savoury food as well as sweets here, although their claim to fame is the Matcha parfait. It incorporates Japanese aesthetics and typically Japanese flavours to make a beautiful modern dessert.
Sushi Ya is a Ginza sushi counter run by chef Mamoru Hashimoto, who is a master of bringing out the natural flavors of the fish as he creates incredible sushi. If you're seeking high-end sushi in Ginza, this place is highly recommended, as it is likely to one day find its way into the Michelin Guide.
Hands Expo Cafe is located on the 7th floor of Plaza Ginza. They have a secret menu from which you can order a colourful set of four sweet dango rice balls.