A Highlight of the Summer: Japan’s Rooftop Beer Gardens

When summertime arrives, various locations such as shopping facility rooftops, parks and hotels transform into beer gardens, it is important role as a place of people's exchange. Japan’s first beer garden dates back to approximately 140 years ago, and the tradition has continued to be a favored style throughout the years. With the recent trend of beer gardens and the changes in lifestyles, many beer gardens such as LUMINE, now open from the end of April during ‘Golden Week’. Beer gardens have become a highlight of summers in Japan, and LUMINE offers different themes at various locations.

LUMINE EST Shinjuku, LUMINE Shinjuku, LUMINE Ikebukuro, LUMINE Yokohama and LUMINE Omiya are the five locations that offer beer gardens, and each has been designed under a different concept. The chic resort feel of each venue is relaxed and perfect for escaping from everyday business under the city skies.

LUMINE EST SHINJUKU - TOKYO SKY RESORT WILD BEACH SHINJUKU
A beach cafe with 15 tons of white sand in Shinjuku! The location also offers a photo-worthy chic French BBQ and a wooden deck glamping experience.

LUMINE SHINJUKU - Rooftop Beer Garden Tokyo Kosora
The popular Tokyo Kosora is back this year, redesigned with a “Tokyo Modern” concept to create a new Japanese-style beer garden!

LUMINE IKEBUKURO - THE ROOFTOP BBQ BEER GARDEN
The BBQ beer garden with a “Surf & Turf” concept has a relaxed surfer-town atmosphere and offers seafood and grilled dishes!

LUMINE YOKOHAMA - BBQ-TOPIAYOKOHAMA MIDTOWN
The popular rooftop BBQ terrace offering great views of Yokohama city is back this year!

LUMINE OMIYA - Lanai Hawaiian Natural Dishes
A beer garden with the open feel of a tropical resort!

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