Hijiyama-kōen is a hilly tree-filled park just outside Hiroshima city centre. It's noted for its cherry blossoms in spring and autumn...
Hiroshima City Manga Library
An obvious pit stop for manga (Japanese comics) enthusiasts, this library has a small section of foreign-language manga and a collection...
Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art
Fans of contemporary art should drop into this modern museum in Hijiyama-kōen, where the exhibits change regularly and may include...
Ninjō Ganko Yatai
Six small izakaya squeezed into one large room make up this convivial spot, where beer and sake come with the usual izakaya fare, as...
Oyster Conclave Kaki-tei
Come to this intimate riverside bistro for local oysters prepared in a range of mouth-watering ways. Lunch is a set menu of oysters in...
6-24 Hijiyama-chō · interesting places nearby
In a traditional wooden building overlooking a large garden with a pond and waterfall, Tōshō specialises in homemade tofu, served in a variety of tasty and beautifully presented forms by kimono-clad staff. Even the sweets are tofu based. There is a range of set courses, with some pictures and basic English on the menu.
From the tram stop, continue walking in the direction of the tram and turn left uphill after Hijiyama shrine.