Shimabara Peninsula drinking and nightlife

Teahouse in Shimabara

Shimabara Mizuyashiki

Off Shimabara's central arcade, this delightful Meiji-era teahouse features a lovely garden, a spring-fed pond and an obsessive collection of maneki-neko (lucky cat) figurines from all over Japan, some for sale. The…
Teahouse in Shimabara


In the middle of the Koi no uyogu machi, this cozy villa sits on stilts over a spring-fed koi pond in a lovely garden. Admission includes a cup of tea and a souvenir postcard.