Posts tagged "中野"
Muteppo in Nakano, Session 2

Muteppo in Nakano, Session 2

I hadn’t planned to create a second article about the Nakano branch of Muteppō (無鉄砲東京中野店), but sometimes adventures don’t follow the path we expect. I’m learning that, more often than not, that’s a great thing. On solo stays in Tokyo, I’m almost always based out of Nishi-Shinjuku. No matter how far I’ve ventured, I can...
Muteppo in Nakano

Muteppo in Nakano

The Muteppō (無鉄砲) honten is way out in the hinterland of Kyoto Prefecture. Fortunately for Tokyo tonkotsu fiends in search of their next hit of thick pork soup and noodles, in 2010 August they opened a satellite in Egota, Nakano Ward (無鉄砲東京中野店), about a ten minute walk north from Numabukuro Station. Though there isn’t much...
Nakano Sun Mall Shotengai

Nakano Sun Mall Shotengai

Good morning! We are up bright and early for a stroll through the Nakano Sun Mall Shōtengai (中野サンモール商店街), a 225 meter covered pedestrian shopping arcade in Nakano 5-chōme on the west side of Tokyo. It is perhaps a bit too early, as while pharmacies and shops selling breakfast are open, most of the retail was...