17 Best Beer Gardens in Tokyo for Summer 2019


2019.07.23

NAVITIME TRAVEL EDITOR

When the weather warms up in Tokyo, finding a lovely terrace to spend an afternoon over a cool drink is probably high on your list of priorities. That’s why we’ve put together this guide to the 17 best terraces in all the trendiest spots around Tokyo. We’ll cover options that range from casual patios to upscale outdoor lounges, so you can choose the setting that suits your mood.

  • 01

    YONA YONA BEER GARDEN in ARK Hills

    YONA YONA BEER GARDEN in ARK Hills

    YONA YONA BEER GARDEN in ARK Hills

    YONA YONA BEER GARDEN in ARK Hills

    YONA YONA BEER GARDEN in ARK Hills

    YONA YONA BEER GARDEN is a beer garden where you can try 6 popular draft beers such as Yona Yona Ale, Tokyo Black, and Wednesday Cat. The real star of the show is the venue limited beer “ARK Hills Ale 2019” which has been specially brewed for this event and will only be available here. It costs 700 yen (tax included). There are also other elements of the event to enjoy such as using the beer flight holders and checking out the wall art.

    The event will be held from Friday, June 7 to Sunday, September 1 at the ARK Karajan Place in ARK Hills complex which is a 3 minute walk from Tameike-sanno Station.

    Opening Hours:
    17:00 to 22:00 Monday to Friday
    11:00 to 22:00 Saturday,Sunday and Holidays
    Last Order 30 minutes prior to close

    URL:http://yonayonabeerworks.com/

    YONA YONA BEER GARDEN in ARK Hills

    YONA YONA BEER GARDEN in ARK Hills

    アーク・カラヤン広場
    place
    東京都港区六本木1
    no image
  • 02

    Hoegaarden BEER GAARDEN in Shibuya

    Hoegaarden BEER GAARDEN

    Hoegaarden BEER GAARDEN

    Hoegaarden BEER GAARDEN

    Hoegaarden BEER GAARDEN

    This beer garden is produced by Belgian white “Hoegaarden” which is loved around the world and has even won a gold award at the World Beer Cup. Try Hugh Garden White or Hugh Garden Rose which are both draft beers and enjoyable even for those who don’t normally drink beer. Along with your choice of beer will be served specially picked foods that pair perfectly with Hoegaarden. Be sure to also try a delicious and refreshing Hoegaarden shaved ice treat.

    Hoegaarden BEER GARDEN will be held in the Shibuya Cast Garden, which is a 1 minute walk from Shibuya Station, from Friday, July 5 to Sunday, August 18.

    Opening Hours:
    17:00 to 22:00

    URL:https://hoegaarden.jp/beer-gaarden/

    Hoegaarden BEER GAARDEN

    Hoegaarden BEER GAARDEN

    SHIBUYA CAST.
    place
    Tokyo Shibuya-ku Shibuya 1-23-21
    opening-hour
    Depending on the store
  • 03

    GREEN TEA RESTAURANT 1899 OCHANOMIZU

    GREEN TEA RESTAURANT 1899 OCHANOMIZU

    GREEN TEA RESTAURANT 1899 OCHANOMIZU

    GREEN TEA RESTAURANT 1899 OCHANOMIZU

    GREEN TEA RESTAURANT 1899 OCHANOMIZU

    At GREEN TEA RESTAURANT 1899, they offer a special all-you-can-drink event that features 6 kinds of Tea Beer and also the new 1899 Matcha Highball (costs 650 yen). These unique drinks are a combination of Japanese tea and beer.

    The all-you-can-drink menu includes their No. 1 most popular drink, Matcha (green tea) Beer. There are other tea flavored beers such as Hojicha Dark Beer, Wa Ko-Cha Black Beer, Wa Ko-Cha Beer, and more. You can also order a la carte menu items.

    As there are usually many people here, it’s better to make reservations, although they also take walk-ins. This is a great place for those who want to enjoy a typical Japanese beer terrace. Stop by this beer tasting event from Saturday, June 1 to Monday, September 30. GREEN TEA RESTAURANT 1899 is just a 3 minute walk from Ochanomizu Station.

    Opening Hours:
    17:00 to 23:00
    Last Order for food at 22:00 and drinks at 22:15

    URL:https://1899.jp/ochanomizu/en.php

    RESTAURANT 1899 OCHANOMIZU (レストラン1899 御茶ノ水)
    place
    東京都千代田区神田駿河台3-4 ホテル龍名館お茶の水 1F
    phone
    0332511150
    no image
  • 04

    The Farm Tokyo near Tokyo Station

    The Farm Tokyo

    The Farm Tokyo

    Set right outside the Yaesu entrance of Tokyo Station, The Farm Tokyo is an outdoor bar and dining facility that’s open from April 5th to October 31st. During the daytime you can stop by for a smoothie or ice cream at their bakery and cafe, then have a seat among the greenery at a wooden picnic table, complete with umbrellas.

    In the evening, you’ll find a lively beer terrace and a barbecue area for a genuine summer vibe. Entrance to The Farm is free, and if you’re not doing the barbecue course, then reservations aren’t necessary. So you can just drop by for a drink with friends.

    Opening Hours:
    11:00 to 23:00 Monday to Friday
    10:00 to 23:00 Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays
    *Hours vary depending on shop

    Drink Recommendation:
    Kami Awa The Premium Malt’s, 530 yen

    URL:https://thefarmtokyo.com/en/

    The Farm Tokyo

    The Farm Tokyo

    The Farm Tokyo

    The Farm Tokyo

    THEFARMTOKYO
    place
    Tokyo Chuo-ku Yaesu 2-1-1
  • 05

    Yoyogi Village Beer Terrace 2019 White Birch Garden

    Yoyogi Village Beer Terrace 2019 White Birch Garden

    Yoyogi Village Beer Terrace 2019 White Birch Garden

    Yoyogi Village Beer Terrace 2019 White Birch Garden

    Yoyogi Village Beer Terrace 2019 White Birch Garden

    White Birch Garden is an easy outdoor assortment of casual bars and eateries open from May 1st to October 31st. It’s split into two areas, the Container Zone, which has cafes and light fare from several shops, and the Village Zone, where the main restaurant is located.

    The entire complex is set a minutes’ walk from Yoyogi station, and the Village Zone offers a Free Flow Plan with 2 hours of all-you-can-drink for 5,000 yen. There’s plenty of shade and white furnishings to give you that cool feeling much-needed in summertime Tokyo.

    Opening Hours:
    11:30 to 15:30, 18:00 to 22:00 for the Village Zone
    18:00 to 00:00 for the Container Zone

    Drink Recommendation:
    Pick-a-Side-Dish Draft Beer Set, 1,080 yen

    URL:http://www.yoyogi-village.jp/

    Yoyogi VILLAGEbykurkku
    place
    Tokyo Shibuya-ku Yoyogi 1-chome 28-9
    phone
    0368265556
  • 06

    Commune 2nd in Omotesando

    Commune 2nd

    Commune 2nd

    Commune 2nd

    Commune 2nd

    Commune 2nd is an eclectic gathering of food carts with a refined feel to it. The food stands offer options as diverse as inspired French fries and colorful tapas, with other shops hosting galleries and second-hand clothing stores for good measure. Of course, there’s more than a couple of beer stands, as well.

    The terrace is a low-key space that’s reminiscent of an open market, giving it a more social vibe. It’s just outside Omotesando Station, so pop in to see what’s up.

    Opening Hours:
    11:00 to 21:45
    Last Order for food at 21:15 and drinks at 21:30

    URL:http://commune2nd.com/

    COMMUNE
    place
    Tokyo Minato-ku Minami-aoyama 3-13
  • 07

    T.Y. Harbor in Tennōzu Isle

    T.Y. Harbor

    T.Y. Harbor

    T.Y. Harbor

    T.Y. Harbor

    Set in a renovated warehouse, T.Y. Harbor is a brewery and restaurant featuring a floating lounge. Inside you’ll find a relaxed atmosphere that can seat up to 350 guests, but the terrace overlooking the harbor is what you came for.

    There’s water all around, since it sits right on the canal drifting through the city, and, for beer lovers, at 17:00 a Craft Beer Bar opens on the first floor offering a selection brewed right next door. T.Y. is a quick 6 minutes on-foot from Tennōzu Isle Station.

    Opening Hours:
    11:30 to 14:00, 17:30 to 22:00 Monday to Friday
    11:30 to 22:00 Saturday, Sunday and Holiday

    URL:https://www.tysons.jp/brewery/en/

    Craft Beer Bar
    17:00 to 22:00 Monday to Friday
    11:30 to 22:00 Saturday, Sunday and Holiday

    T.Y. Harbor

    T.Y. Harbor

    T.Y. Harbor
    rating

    4.0

    526 Reviews
    place
    Tokyo Shinagawa-ku Higashishinagawa 2-1-3
    phone
    0354794555
    opening-hour
    [Lunch]Weekday 11:30-15:00(L…
  • 08

    Rojiura Dining in Meguro

    Rojiura Dining

    Rojiura Dining

    Rojiura Dining

    Rojiura Dining

    Rojiura Dining is an outdoor dining festival that takes place several times every month, and it’s only a 2-minute walk from Meguro Station. The name literally means backstreet, and you can expect an intimate alleyway lined with food stands and bars.

    Information on when the next Rojiura Dining event will take place can be found on their Instagram and Facebook. Entrance is free, except during certain special events listed on their social media accounts, and the food and drinks are cash on delivery. Order at the counter or the kitchen, and relax on the terrace while your order is brought to you.

    Opening Hours:
    18:00 to 22:00

    Rojiura dining Instagram

    URL:http://rojiura.strikingly.com/

    Rojiura Dining

    Rojiura Dining

    路地裏Dining
    place
    東京都品川区西五反田3-1-2 パリマンション
  • 09

    Hi-Beer Garden 2019 in Hibiya Park

    Hi-Beer Garden

    Hi-Beer Garden

    Hi-Beer Garden

    Hi-Beer Garden

    As one of the largest beer gardens in Japan, Hi-Beer Garden at the Hibiya Park fountain entrance is an event you won’t want to miss. It has over 70 types of beer and alcohol from 12 countries, and it’s set up right in the center of Tokyo.

    The decorations are clean and modern, giving an airy feel to the lively processions, including live music on stage. Entrance is free, so you can stopover at your leisure. Beer starts at 800 yen.

    Event Schedule:
    August 30th to September 8th, 2019

    Opening Hours:
    16:00 to 22:00 Monday to Friday
    11:00 to 22:00 Saturday and Sunday
    Last Order 30 minutes prior to close

    URL:http://hibeer.jp/

    Hibiya Park
    rating

    4.0

    1098 Reviews
    place
    Tokyo Chiyoda-ku Hibiyakouen 1-6
    phone
    0335016428
    opening-hour
    Admission freedom
  • 10

    Spring Valley Brewery Tokyo in Daikanyama

    Spring Valley Brewery Tokyo

    Spring Valley Brewery Tokyo

    Spring Valley Brewery Tokyo

    Spring Valley Brewery Tokyo

    At just 3 minutes on foot from Daikanyama Station, Spring Valley Brewery offers craft beer made on-site as well as all-day dining. Starting with the 6 types of beer in their Core Series, SVB has options that are only available at their brewery, including unique “prototype” beers, for an impressive lineup with something for everyone. You can even customize your own beer for a completely original experience.

    SVB has both a terrace and large bay windows, so you can still get some sun if you prefer a little A/C with your meal.

    Opening Hours:
    8:00 to 00:00 Monday to Saturday
    8:00 to 22:00 Sunday

    Drink Recommendation:
    Ura496, 540 yen

    SVB Tokyo Instagram

    URL:https://www.springvalleybrewery.jp/en/

    Spring Valley Brewery Tokyo

    Spring Valley Brewery Tokyo

    Spring Valley Brewery Tokyo
    place
    Tokyo Shibuya-ku Daikanyamachou 13-1 Log Road Daikanyama 1 Building
    phone
    0364164960
    opening-hour
    [Monday-Saturday]8:00-24:00(…
  • 11

    Tenoha Daikanyama

    TENOHA Birreria GARDEN

    TENOHA Birreria GARDEN

    TENOHA Birreria GARDEN

    TENOHA Birreria GARDEN

    Tenoha is a chic Italian restaurant a minutes’ walk from Daikanyama Station. During the summer, they also offer a beer terrace to complement their pizza and pasta selection. But you can drop by in the evening for a drink at their bar at any time of year.

    Check their homepage for details as they’re released, since the leafy terrace is a cool evening escape that’s worth a visit if you’re in the area. The drink selection has cocktails and wine in addition to Italian craft beers, giving it a universal appeal.

    TENOHA Daikanyama Instagram

    URL:http://tenoha.jp/

    TENOHA Birreria GARDEN

    TENOHA Birreria GARDEN

    星降る森のビアテラス Buffet 代官山
    place
    東京都渋谷区代官山町20-23
    phone
    0357841640
    no image
  • 12

    Gran Blanc Ginza Beer Garden

    Gran Blanc Ginza Beer Garden

    Gran Blanc Ginza Beer Garden

    Gran Blanc Ginza Beer Garden

    Gran Blanc Ginza Beer Garden

    Set right outside Ginza-itchōme Station, Gran Blanc has a rooftop beer garden modeled after the New York style (except they don’t accept credit cards). Opened June 3rd, 2019, the garden is a classy affair with just 48 seats, and drinks, food, and sweets all go for 500 yen. There’s also an all-you-can-drink course for 4,000 yen, making Gran Blanc very reasonable, especially for Ginza.

    For a thousand yen, you can rent only the seat, in case you’d like a nice place to relax.

    Opening Hours:
    17:00 to 23:00 Monday to Saturday
    Last Order 30 minutes prior to close

    URL:http://www.gran-blanc.com/beergarden/

    GRAN BLANC GINZA BEER & GRILL(銀座ビア&グリル グラン・ブラン)
    place
    東京都中央区銀座1-5-10 ファーストファイブビル9・10F・屋上
    phone
    0362286373
    no image
  • 13

    Chef’s Beer Terrace at Kihachi Aoyama

    Chef’s Beer Terrace

    Chef’s Beer Terrace

    Chef’s Beer Terrace

    Chef’s Beer Terrace

    Kihachi in Aoyama features a seasonal beer terrace with a focus on food, and the Second installment of the event runs from June 25th to September 26th, the theme being “Chef's summer festival.” Dishes are inspired creations from around the world and served family-style, meant for sharing.

    The meal course comes with an all-you-can-drink menu offering beer, wine, and liquor. Reservations are required, and the price is 5,500 yen. Aoyama-Itchome Station is 6 minutes away.

    Opening Hours:
    11:30 to 23:00 Monday to Saturday
    11:30 to 22:00 Sunday and Holidays
    Last Order 90 minutes prior to close.

    Book at Kihachi Aoyama

    Chef’s Beer Terrace

    Chef’s Beer Terrace

    KIHACHI Aoyama Main Branch
    place
    Tokyo Minato-ku Kitaoyama 2-1-19
    phone
    0357853641
    opening-hour
    [Lunch]11:30-16:00(L.O.14:30…
  • 14

    Mirai Sake & Coedo in Nihonbashi

    Mirai Sake & Coedo

    Mirai Sake & Coedo

    Mirai Sake & Coedo

    Mirai Sake & Coedo

    Head up to the rooftop of the Mitsukoshi Nihonbashi Main Building to find Mirai Sake & Coedo, opened on May 1st, 2019. The theme of Mirai Sake is “Sake Made in Japan,” and they offer curious sake and craft beers that are meant to capture the spirit of modern Japan.

    All in all it’s a bar with a laid-back atmosphere and reasonable prices, though. Relax on the rooftop terrace above the bustle of Tokyo, only 6 minutes’ walk from Shin-Nihombashi Station.

    Opening Hours:
    11:00 to 21:30 Monday to Friday
    11:00 to 21:00 Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays

    Drink Recommendations:
    Sake, from 500 yen
    Local Beer, from 600 yen

    Nihombashi Mitsukoshi Main Store
    rating

    4.0

    266 Reviews
    place
    Tokyo Chuou-ku Nihombashimuromachi 1-4-1
    phone
    0332413311
    opening-hour
    10:00-19:00[New Bldg 9/10F R…
  • 15

    Obica Beer Garden in Roppongi, Tokyo Midtown

    Obica Beer Garden

    Obica Beer Garden

    Obica Beer Garden

    Obica Beer Garden

    Obica is a modern Italian restaurant that labels itself as a mozzarella bar, so it should come as no surprise when you find out that they use fresh mozzarella flown in from Italy that’s made from 100% water buffalo milk.

    Okay, maybe some surprise at water buffalo, but the mozzarella will speak for itself. The terrace is airy and low-key, with a view of the street for prime people watching. You can reach Roppongi Station in 1 minutes on foot.

    Opening Hours:
    10:00 to 23:00
    Drink Recommendation:
    Draft The Premium Malt’s, 750 yen

    URL:http://obica.jp/midtown/

    Obica Beer Garden

    Obica Beer Garden

    オービカ モッツァレラバー 東京ミッドタウン店
    place
    東京都港区赤坂9-7-2 東京ミッドタウン ミッドタウンイースト1F
    phone
    03-5772-1472
    no image
  • 16

    Bondi Cafe Yoyogi Beach Park

    Bondi Cafe Yoyogi Beach Park

    Bondi Cafe Yoyogi Beach Park

    Bondi Cafe Yoyogi Beach Park

    Bondi Cafe Yoyogi Beach Park

    While there’s no beach at Bondi Cafe, they’ve definitely imported the vibe. The cool wooden interior and creative dishes, which use locally sourced ingredients, give it a laid-back, alternative atmosphere sure to put you at ease, plus plenty of beach-inspired decor to help you into a sunny mood.

    On the terrace you’ll find comfy sofas with views of Yoyogi Park, the perfect spot to enjoy an easy summer day. Kick all the way back with a drink and a bite to eat.

    Opening Hours:
    9:00 to 2:00
    Last Order an hour prior to close.

    Drink Recommendation:
    Kirin Heartland, 650 yen

    URL:https://bondicafe.net/bondi-cafe-yoyogi-beach-park/

    BONDI CAFE YOYOGI BEACH PARK
    place
    Tokyo Shibuya-ku Tomigaya 1-15-2Barbizon551F
    phone
    0357909888
    opening-hour
    9:00-Next 2:00 (L.O. Next 1:…
  • 17

    Beer Terrace 1949 HIBIYA SAROH in Hibiya park

    Beer Terrace 1949 HIBIYA SAROH

    Beer Terrace 1949 HIBIYA SAROH

    Beer Terrace 1949 HIBIYA SAROH

    Beer Terrace 1949 HIBIYA SAROH

    If you are looking for a beer garden that is open year-round, head over to Hibiya Saroh where you can try 16 kinds of beer from all over the world as well as domestic draft beer. Founded in 1949, Hibiya Saroh was the first restaurant in Japan to set up an outdoor terrace. Since it is conveniently open from lunch time, you can come here to enjoy a drink during the day while enjoying the beautiful garden scenery.

    For 650 yen, try the Super Premium Edel Pils that is made with 100% fine aroma hops (4 times more than usual) which gives it a bitter and crisp taste. What makes it even better is that they always pour 3 times, giving you the best glass of beer every time. Hibiya Saroh is a short 5 minute walk from JR Yurakucho Station.

    URL:https://hibiyasaroh.jp/

    Nichihitancharo
    rating

    3.5

    35 Reviews
    place
    Tokyo Chiyoda-ku Hibiyakouen 1-1
    phone
    0335912411

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