5 Rare & Tasty Treats

Five delicious and local treats you won't find often elsewhere! 1. Biwa Ice Cream True to its name, Tomiura Biwa Club sells everything biwa (loquat), and the most famous of these is biwa ice cream. It comes hard-serve, soft-serve, or as sherbet. You can get it in a cup or cone. The premium soft serve... Continue Reading →

Mountain Cabin Cafe: Kaze no Michi

Mountain Cabin Cafe: Kaze no Michi 山小屋カフェ 風の道 HIGHLIGHT: Climb a narrow winding road deeper into the mountains of Shirahama until you see the parking lot to this cute cabin. The wooden interior and exterior both have a very cozy feel. You can sit at their tables, or in the lounge area that feels like you’re... Continue Reading →

Kamome Grill

Kamome Grill かもめグリル HIGHLIGHT: This restaurant, conveniently located right next to JR Tateyama Station, has simple but solid dishes such as curry, spaghetti, and beef stew. Most dishes use locally grown products, such as Tateyama-raised pork and Tateyama-grown vegetables. The restaurant even produces their own herb salt and salad dressing, both made using locally grown... Continue Reading →


Manga 万賀 HIGHLIGHT: A bakery and traditional Japanese sweets shop that offers both savory and sweet goods. Grab a quick bite on the go. All bread is baked fresh daily! RECOMMENDED: Their popular "cream bread" is filled with custard cream and covered with a layer of almond cream before baking. HOURS: (Thurs-Tues) 9:00am~7:00pm Closed Wednesdays... Continue Reading →

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