Tachinomi 101: Your Guide to Japan's Quirky Standing Bars

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Tachinomi are Japanese standing bars ("tachi" meaning stand, "nomi" meaning drink). Traditionally, they were a no-frills type of bar located around train stations or in working-class areas, where salarymen would come to unwind after a hard day's work.

In recent years, these novel stool-less izakaya-style drinkeries have experienced a widespread surge in popularity—they're popping up in far-reaching locations, featuring creative decor, a wider selection of food and drinks and a colorful crowd.

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