Each year on 15 January crowds gather for the famous Dōsojin Matsuri, a kind of cleansing ritual for men aged 25 and 42, the so-called 'unlucky ages' in Japan. The 42-year-olds' task is to defend a purpose-built two…
Chunky ramen bowls and mouth-watering tezukuri (handmade) gyōza (dumplings) are dished out year-round in this 30-seat Chinese eatery.
You can't beat this little Italian trattoria for hearty pastas, tasty pizzas and delicious bruschetta. Excellent value.
Stay is a cosy basement bar that's open late and run by a music-loving Japanese man who has lived abroad.
A casual place on the main street, with free internet (with drink purchase) and foosball.