Yokozuna Yokocho is an alley near Ryogoku Station where many good local restaurants and izakayas exist. Ryogoku is a heartland of professional sumo wrestling and the name of this yokocho also came from its meaning, sumo wrestler of the highest rank in Japanese, so called Yokozuna. Many visitors come to this place to see the sumo wrestling in Ryogoku Kaikan where three of the annual official tournaments take place.
When you come to see sumo wrestling in Japan, make sure to visit Yokozuna Yokocho!
・Total distance: 20m, 1 mins （on foot）
・Starting Point : JR Ryogoku Station, East Entrance
・Steps to follow : 1 - 3
1. Facing JR Ryogoku Station East Entrance ticket gate, turn around to start your way.
2. You will find Yokozuna Yokocho（横綱横丁） ahead of you in 15m.
The pink shop next to the Yokocho is Fujiya.
3. Enjoy the best local Izakayas in Yokozuna Yokocho (横綱横丁)!