This quaint cobbled street leads along a canal to Ryōsen-ji temple and is a pleasant place to stroll around on a lazy afternoon. The old...
Ryōsen-ji & Chōraku-ji
A 25-minute walk south of Shimoda Station is Ryōsen-ji , site of the treaty that opened Shimoda, signed by Commodore Perry and...
Black Ship Art Gallery
Soul Bar Tosaya
In the heart of Perry Rd, this is one of the oddest mash-ups we've seen: a traditional residence from the era of the Black Ships that's...
This friendly counter bar has a retro vibe and an inventive menu. Local fish (honjitsu no sakana) and assorted delicacies served...
Porto Caro information
Lonely Planet review
Upstairs Italian trattoria run by a friendly writer who's great for a chat about all things Shimoda. The Shimoda seafood pasta with wasabi sauce is sensational, as are the tasty simple pizzas. Look for the English sign two blocks down from the post office.