4 recommended bars in Ueno
Ueno is a town full of the atmosphere of the old town area,and We think there are many people with an image of izakaya(tavern) culture, but the bar culture is also thriving. This time we will introduce the recommended bar4 selection in Ueno. (If you are interested in Shinjuku bar, please see this article→https://tokyo-nightowl.com/news/【theme-11】-5-recommended-bars-in-shinjuku-by-scene.html)
This is a must-see for those who want to drink alcohol in Ueno.
4 recommended bars in Ueno
The TRAD is an authentic bar with malt whiskey, cocktails and cigars. The nearest stations are Yushima Station and Ueno Okachimachi Station. Opening hours are from 18:00 to 25:00 (until 23:00 on Sundays and holidays). The exterior and interior of the bar are built like an old castle, creating a nice atmosphere where you can enjoy cigars and alcohol in a calm space.There are also sofa seats and table seats, so it is possible to visit a group. Japanese whiskey such as Yoichi and Ichirose malt are also available. If you are planning to drink alchol in Ueno, you should definitely go there.
②Once Upon A Time
Once Upon A Time is a bar with a brick appearance. The nearest stations are Yushima Station, Suehirocho Station, Ueno Okachimachi Station, and business hours are from 18:00 to 24:00 (closed on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays). The bar is a refurbished warehouse in the Meiji era, and the interior is brick and retro. There are many whiskeys with a focus on bourbon. The bar has 35 seats and is easy to visit with 3 or more people. If you are planning to drink alchol in Ueno, you should definitely go there.
Bar SAMURAI is a cool bar with a marble interior.
The nearest station is Ueno Okachimachi Station, and business hours are 19: 00-29: 00 (17: 00-24: 00 on Sundays). Unlike the name of the shop, it is not a Japanese-style atmosphere, it is a stylish bar with black marble interior and dim light. There are a lot of basic drinks, but it is a bar with a lot of spirits and liqueurs and cocktails. It is a bar with a rare urban atmosphere in Ueno where JAZZ is flowing, so it is recommended to visit on a date for drinking alcohol. If you are planning to drink alchol in Ueno, you should definitely go there.
Kohaku is a long-established bar that opened in 1955. The nearest stations are Yushima Station and Ueno Hirokoji Station. Opening hours are from 18:00 to 24:00 (closed on Sundays and public holidays). It is a long-established bar that has been open for more than 60 years since its opening, and Yukio Mishima, a famous writer, used to drink alcohol. It is a bar that is even darker than a general authentic bar and has a cave-like atmosphere. There are also rare alcohol bottles that are not on the market now, and it is a very fun bar just by looking at the back bar. If you are planning to drink alchol in Ueno, you should definitely go there.
How was that? This time we introduced recommended bars in Ueno. Any shop can walk from Ueno Station, so don’t worry. If you are planning to drink alchol in Ueno, you should definitely go there. This site also offers a tour of Izakaya of Ameyoko in Ueno, so please use it if you like.
See you next time.