Entrance is southeast of Asagaya Station
Distance from Station:
less than 1 minute from JR Asagaya Station, South Exit


Old and New in Asagaya
[updated August 2022]

The Pearl Center is a vibrant Shotengai (covered shopping arcade) in the heart of Asagaya. This buzzing hotspot provides a unique shopping experience for visitors. Starting from near Asagaya Station, the Pearl Center meanders south for 650m, encompassing a wide variety of eateries, traditional stores and modern clothing boutiques. Keep an eye out for the many authentic souvenir shops run by locals, where you’ll find beautiful kimonos, katana swords, Japanese sweets and colorful paper goods.

If you’re looking for a good spot to browse and get a real taste of local life, head along to the famous Pearl Center Shotengai and discover something new in this area of nostalgic Tokyo atmosphere.



Writer: Carly
Photographer: Rob