City Guide

Jul 31, 2022

Let’s check our neighborhood.

Mequl
Lovely little cafe with a small library. Breakfast, lunch, and sweets are all handmade or locally-sourced.
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hanawine
Long-standing natural wine bar. Doubles as both bar with delicious food and amazing cellar. Open at lunch and dinner.
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③shimaji coffee roasters
Yoshitaka Shima, the owner of this small coffee roasters and cafe, is completely devoted to his craft.
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Shu-Ryu Okonomiyaki
The quintessential Hiroshima dish, okonomiyaki, is a real experience. This place has great food and atmosphere.
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Ph: 082-545-5529 (limited English spoken)

Ekohiiki
Another local speciality is oysters. At both lunch and dinner here try them fried, sautéed in butter, steamed, in a burger, and more.
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⑥ref.
Fashionable select goods shop with clothes, pottery and essentials from around Japan.
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G Sen
Old-school coffee shop with meals too, loved by a diverse group of locals. Siphon-made coffee is poured into your cup at the table.
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Ph: 082-247-3410 (limited English spoken)

⑧Misaki Bakery
Head baker and owner Misaki san studied in Alsace and opened this community-focused sustainable bakery in October 2020.
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Shukkeien Garden
Lush seasonal greenery with many undulating paths. Forms part of the impressive Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum.
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⑩cite’
A gorgeous homewares and clothing shop, selling “beautiful things related to life”. The interior is nice too.
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⑪Pencil
A curated selection of goods that are made to last. Both Japanese and foreign goods, from furniture to fabrics.
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Sake Show Yamada
Bottle shop with an extensive range of local sake as well as Japanese wines and spirits.
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