Pick up your own Chopstick at 'Mikura'!
There are a number of shops that are specialized in chopsticks and one of them is located in Kappabashi shopping street, called Mikura.
There are over 500 different chopsticks at Mikura, which is their strength, that are covering the walls in the shop and this is the best place to look for your favorite ones. This would be a great opportunity for you to have your own chopsticks that match with Japanese food.
Unique ones include chopsticks with Ukiyo-e design, using Kyo-uzen (dyeing technique), and name printed on it. This is perfect for souvenir as well.
Wall is covered by a number of beautiful chopsticks with traditional Japanese design.
There are also bowls and chopsticks case besides chopsticks, so the whole set of Japanese style utensils are available.
open10:00〜17:00 （closed on Sundays and holidays）
add2F, 3-25-11 Nishi Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo
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