Introducing the Newly Renovated Tokyo Kaikan
This video, titled "To the New Tokyo Kaikan" (新生東京會舘へ), is a PR video released by "Tokyo Kaikan" to announce the reopening of "Tokyo Kaikan" on January 8, 2019.
In this article, we'll introduce the charms of the newly renovated Tokyo Kaikan in Chiyoda, Tokyo alongside the video.
The video shows the charm of the new Tokyo Kaikan, which combines traditional tastes and hospitality with newness and modernity, in line with the renewal concept of "NEWCLASSICS" = "new and traditional."
The Newly Renovated Tokyo Kaikan
Tokyo Kaikan, which opened its first building in 1922 as a world-class location for social gatherings has underwent massive renovations to prepare to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2022.
The newly renovated Tokyo Kaikan opened in January 2019 as a commercial complex facility with banquet halls, restaurants, cafes, and a wedding venue.
Tokyo Kaikan is within walking distance from Tokyo Station, Yurakucho Station, Nijubashimae Station, and Hibiya Station, and has very convenient transportation access.
Restaurants and Dining at the Newly Renovated Tokyo Kaikan
The new Tokyo Kaikan has eight restaurants, as well as shops and cafes.
The French restaurant "Prunier", which has been loved since the founding of Tokyo Kaikan, welcomes Chef Hiroyuki Matsumoto, who has worked at three-star restaurants in France and who will breathe new life into the establishment while maintaining the traditional flavors.
The French restaurant "Prunier" can be seen at 1:15 in the video.
The newly opened restaurants are the all-day dining "Rossini Terrace" and the Teppanyaki restaurant "kai".
Also, at "Sweets Boutique," you can find beautiful cakes made with seasonal fruits and "Hyotan cream puff."
Facilities at the Newly Renovated Tokyo Kaikan"
The large banquet hall "Rose" that can accommodate up to 2000 people, which can be seen from 1:06 in the video, has been luxuriously renewed and upgraded with the latest equipment.
There are also up to 10 small and medium-sized banquet halls that can be used for parties and meetings.
Stories of Celebrities Who Love Tokyo Kaikan
From 2:50in the video, one celebrity talks about his feelings for the new Tokyo Kaikan.
Second generation kabuki actor Matsumoto Hakuo mentions "I would like them to retain the good aspects of the old Tokyo Kaikan where you were able to relax."
Author Mizuki Tsujimura says, "I want the new building to be my favorite place, second only to my home in Tokyo."
Summary of the Newly Renovated Tokyo Kaikan
As you can see in the video, the charm of the new Tokyo Kaikan is that it has been renovated while preserving the traditions that made it a beloved place for social gatherings.
In addition to the restaurants and banquet facilities mentioned above, weddings and wedding ceremonies are also popular, as well as cooking schools that teach the flavors of Tokyo Kaikan from beginner to advanced level.
If you're looking to enjoy dinner, lunch, parties, or a wedding in a luxurious space, be sure to check out this video and experience the splendor of the new Tokyo Kaikan.
Also, don't forget to visit the official website for prices and reservations.
【Address】3-2-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-0005 Japan
【Hours】8:30 - 17:00 (November 16 - March: 9:00 - 16:00)
【Access】A 10-minute walk from the Marunouchi South Exit of Tokyo Station
【Official Website】Tokyo Kaikan