Aruporan 89
Asagaya: Bar
Aruporan 89 (Asagaya: Bar)
Aruporan 89
Open 6:30pm-2am daily.
late: Open late
Sun: Open Sundays

If you find that your evening of Asagaya bar-hopping is getting too frenetic, this low-key Okinawan-inspired dive bar is a great place to slow the pace and chill out for a bit. The interior is filled with not-quite-kitsch bric-a-brac and the walls are covered with posters and fliers for indie-theater productions and concerts of local musicians.

Drinks include some oddball liqueurs (coconut, tomato and shikuwasa - a tropical citrus fruit) along with rum cocktails, Okinawan awamori and Orion beer in cans. There's a small but serviceable food menu if you want a snack, and live music from time to time.

Asagaya
Suginami-ku, Asagaya-Kita 2-11-12, 2F.
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