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Cafe & Gallery SHION
Cafe &Gallery SHION is a cafe offering a beautiful view and located in Tomonoura, Fukuyama, Hiroshima. This cafe is on the 2nd floor of the municipal ferry port, and you get a panoramic view of the Seto Inland Sea. Watching the amazing view centering on the all-night lantern (Joyato in Japanese) made in 1859, which is a symbol of Tomonoura, you can spend a luxurious time. This cafe serves various items: light meals such as hot dog, sweets such as pound cake, and drinks such as coffee (350 yen), Hiroshima Mikan Juice (400 yen), and soft drinks used with homemade ginger syrup.
- 2F, Shiei-Tosenjo, 623-5 Tomo, Tomocho, Fukuyama-shi, Hiroshima
- Contact No.
- 2-min walk from Tomokou on Tomotetsu Bus for Tomokou from South Exit of JR Fukuyama Station
- Opening Hours / Holidays
- 11:00-17:00 Closed on Thursday
- Official Website
- Time Required
- 30 minutes
- Other Information
- *Average Price （per person）: Lunch -1,000 yen*Menu: Umi-no Babble Float 500 yen, Coffee 350 yen, Hiroshima Mikan Juice 400 yen
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Amazing View Used for Shooting Locations for Films or TV Dramas
There are eight counter seats where you can see get a panoramic view of the Seto Inland Sea, and two observation terraces outside. When the weather is good, enjoy a relaxing and sophisticated time on the terrace! Moreover, you can see the old steamship called “Heisei Irohamaru” as this cafe is on the 2nd floor of the ferry port.
Blue of “Umi-no Babble Float” is Romantic
One of popular dishes is “Umi-no Babble Float” （500 yen） （Umi means sea in Japanese）. This is a drink in which the ocean-like vivid blue syrup is mixed with soda and topped with vanilla ice cream. When the ice cream melts, bursting soda bubbles and the view of the sea uplift your mood.
There is a Gallery Corner with a Fine Atmosphere in the Cafe
The cafe has a gallery corner where you can appreciate arts and the view of the sea from the large window. As they conduct special exhibitions and sell miscellaneous goods such as postcards, you will enjoy every time you visit.