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Tsutaya BooksTsutaya Books at Daikanayama T-site  B
Open: 1F 7:00AM-2:00AM everyday | 2F 9:00AM-2:00AM everyday
Address: 17-5 Sarugakucho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0033 (Google map)

If you don’t know which bookstore to visit from this page’s list and need to choose one, THIS is the book store you want to visit. Daikanyama is a hip area and T-site has a lot to offer being the only mention from Japan as “The 20 Most Beautiful Bookstores in the World” by Flavorwire. With the concept of “A Library in the Woods”, six book departments branch out by category, along with cafes, designer stationary items, exhibitions, a library with vintage magazines / books, archival sections of music, movies, and concierge experts from each category of the store.


LIXIL store front LIXIL Book Gallery  J
Open: 10:00 ~ 18:00 (closed on Wed & summer vacation periods)
Address:  3-6-18 Kyobashi, Chuo, Tokyo 104-0031  (Google map)

LIXIL Book Gallery carries books and magazines with strong emphasis on architecture, interior design, and graphic design. LIXIL also publishes their own books which can be purchased here. Adjacent to their bookstore is LIXIL : GINZA, which has an interior show room, three galleries, and a reading area for those who want to read the latest books published by LIXIL. (Coffee vending machine available to accompany your read.)


Aoyama Book Center   CHAIN
Open: 10:00 ~ 22:00 everyday
Address: 5-53-67 Jingumae Shibuya, Tokyo 150-0001 (Google map)


Open: 12:00 ~ 20:00 (closed Mondays)
Address: 1F NADiff A/P/A/R/T 1 Chome-18-4 Ebisu Shibuya-ku, Tokyo (Google map)

NADiff is a chain art bookstore which usually chooses spaces adjacent to art galleries and museums.



Village Van Guard  CHAIN
Open: 10:00 ~ 24:00 everyday (closed New Years day)
Address: B1F Shibuya Grand 33-1 Udagawachō Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0042 (Google map)