Shopping and dining in an old station? mAAch ecute KANDA MANSEIBASHI (Part 2)


Tokyo is a megapolis reborn every day. Yet, there are several historic buildings that have been renovated while keeping their magic. “mAAch ecute KANDA MANSEIBASHI” with its charming arched viaduct it is one of them. Popular among railway fans, this facility is also a place where you can buy quality products and art items, and have delicious meals and beer.

All shops are connected by arched passages. Take a stroll around the building!

How about custom-made sound equipment?

“ONKYO BASE” is a shop that is all about sound and music. If you are looking for stylish speakers and cute earphones, you will surely find something you love!


Some of the products are collaborations with artists, bag producers, and game characters. Also, many items can only be purchased in Japan.

The shop offers a service where you make your very own custom made in-ear headphones. You can also choose from various colors and grades.

“Junk products” are cheaper than new items. Used items are cleaned and checked by professionals and then sold again. That’s why these products are cheap, they look good and most important: they are environmentally friendly!

Craft beer on a wooden deck next to the river

Choose from about 7 types of draft beers at “Hitachino Brewing Lab.“, including the Japanese craft beer “Hitachino Nest Beer” and limited editions born through collaboration projects. How about comparing different tastes?

The beer bottle design is so cute!
The sandwiches lunch sets match the beer perfectly. The inviting wood deck in front of the shop is a great place to rest!

Art items “Made in Japan”

MANSEI BRIDGE” sells products made by Japanese artists. Many items are Japan limited editions. Products include dishes, accessories, clothes, and bags. Since the shop offers items at affordable prices, too, it’s a good place to buy souvenirs.

Our writer Marei is looking at products that are only available for a limited time.
The shop has a restaurant attached to it. “Fukumori” is famous for their Northern Japan’s cuisine. (Fukumori Manseibashi has permanently closed its business from May 28, 2020.)

Other than the shops mentioned above, mAAch ecute KANDA MANSEIBASHI has even more great shops. The place is perfect for shopping, dining, and even as a photo spot. Being in walking distance of JR Akihabara Station, you have to stop by!

1-25-4 Kanda Sudacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
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Nearest Stations: Akihabara Station, Kanda Station, Ochanomizu Station, Shin-Ochanomizu Station, Awajicho Station, Ogawacho Station, Iwamotocho Station