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Japan Sake and Shochu Information Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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good introduction to Japanese adult beverages

There is a good selection of sake and sochu, and you can order flights and sample many varieties... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2018
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Great experience!

I really loved this place it was quiet and you can taste 5 sake's from various sake houses around... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2016
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Apr 28, 2019
“Very interesting”
Apr 4, 2019
“Yummy sake... ”
A small musium in the center of Tokyo to experience national beverage of Japan "Sake and Shochu." JSS Information Center is run by Japan Sake & Shochu Makers Association which includes most of the breweries all over Japan as its members. Information...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
1-6-15 Nishishimbashi | Nihon Shuzo Toranomon bdg. 1F, Minato 105-0003, Tokyo Prefecture
Odaiba / Shiodome / Shinbashi
+81 3-3519-2091
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Reviewed April 28, 2019

Although I have drunk both, I have no knowledge of sake or shochu so planned to start our trip in Tokyo here to learn about the intricacies of both drinks. The girls are very friendly and were tolerant of all my questions. I had not...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DragonPrincess
Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

All about sake... An amazing concept for trying different sake at one place... I love Japanese sake and one place to have sake from all over Japan. A must for sake lovers

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Duparts
Reviewed October 21, 2018

My sister and I made this a destination on our trip to Japan and it was one of the best things we did. We're both sake enthusiasts, but this visit took our appreciation of sake into new dimensions. Sake of various flavors and ages is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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ShusoI1, 支配人 at Japan Sake and Shochu Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you vary much for visiting JSS Info. So happy to hear that you and your sister had a good time at our place. Sake sure is a charming drink with variety and dephth. Please find a good shop or restaurant and deepen your interest...More

Reviewed March 21, 2018

There is a good selection of sake and sochu, and you can order flights and sample many varieties for a reasonable price. There are some informative handouts, but don't expect a lot of personal attention or information. And it's not the most atmospheric place.More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Shuso I, マネージャー at Japan Sake and Shochu Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Thank you very much for visiting JSS Information Center. It's a small place, but contains functions for the people to know and experience the world of sake and shochu. Sometimes, the stuffs are too busy preparing the orders, but please don't hesitate to ask any...More

Reviewed July 19, 2017

Perhaps the toughest thing about the Tokyo Sake/Shochu Information Center is finding it. Not because it’s in some obscure part of the city—It’s in Ginza, the upscale shopping area of central Tokyo. You’re probably there already gawking at the high-end stores. But the sake center...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank rossf976
Reviewed April 7, 2016

I really loved this place it was quiet and you can taste 5 sake's from various sake houses around Japan. I had a chat with the girls who were good with English and very knowledgeable on the history and tastings. I loved it so much...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed August 18, 2015

Just for about $4, then you can taste five different sakes. Fun place. It is not like a beautiful bar place though...

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Jeff C
Reviewed June 24, 2015

For those lovers of alcoholic beverages, and want to get a variety of information about the development of such drinks, then it's here. Here there is a large collection of drinks from time to time.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Jack F
Reviewed April 8, 2015

For 500 Yen, you can try 5 different Sakes. They have a menu of the 32 sakes available with descriptions and other info (in English). There were several types I didn't even know existed (citrus and yogurt to name 2). We liked it so much...More

Date of experience: March 2015
3  Thank StephenSDenver
Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

...one might think but it is basically just one room. However you can taste a wide variety of sake and if you like the taste of one you can buy a bottle or two. This might not be worth a trip but if you're close...More

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Odaiba / Shiodome / Shinbashi
Odaiba is an entertainment hotspot with a giant ferris
wheel, concert halls, amusement arcades and lots of
shopping. It also boasts Oedo-onsen-monogatari, a
hotspring that recreates old Edo-era ambiance and is
very popular with foreign visitors. Shiodome has
ultra-modern office buildings where you can often find
restaurants with a great high-rise view of Tokyo. The
neighboring area of Shinbashi is a district of much
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June 20, 2019|
Response from DragonPrincess | Reviewed this property |
No. You just walk in. It is an information centre