Best Of Hiroshima Food Tour

Hiroshima is a foodie heaven, fresh seafood, classic soul food dishes, and warm hospitality. Discover the best with us!

Cultural Experience

Local eateries

Everyday except Wed. (Mon - Sun)

Starts promptly at 4:30 PM


Downtown City Center

Beginning near the famous Peace Park your guide will take you through the streets and shopping arcades of downtown Hiroshima. Experience local hospitality and try the dishes this city has become famous for across Japan. Of course we will try classic Hiroshima-Style Okonomiyaki  but with your guide you will also try local snacks, a spicy tsukemen that will delight ramen lovers everywhere. Visit a classic “village-inside-a-building” of teppanyaki yumminess and finish up with a surprising “old-meets-new dessert stop.”

Hiroshima Okonomiyaki

Many people know the history of Hiroshima but meeting the people and visiting this city will be an eyeopener. Hiroshima’s commitment to peace around the world has made it one of the friendliest places in Japan. People genuinely want to share their stories, welcome you to their city and share with you not just the history of this place but show you what the city has become and how it looks into the future.

Hiroshima Matcha Fondue

From fanatical sports fans, soul food professionals, wide streets with friendly shop owners, local crafts and a welcoming spirit, this city should be on your MUST SEE list. Don’t just come for the peace park and the famous Miyajima island, let us show you the local side of Hiroshima.


There are endlessly delicious memories to be made here. Get off the beaten track and explore Hiroshima culture through the food and friendly local atmosphere.


Minimum of 2 guests, Solo travellers please email us.

Tour Highlights:

  • 3 hour tour of downtown Hiroshima’s food scene.
  • 4 food stops trying 8-10 different dishes.
  • Try local specialties at 4 food stops including dessert.
  • Learn about the local spirit of one of Japan’s friendliest cities.
  • Try a special Tsukemen, a variation on one of Japan’s most popular foods, Ramen.
  • Browse the shops at a local shopping arcade for souvenirs and snacks unique to the area.

We have a strict policy about starting our tours on time. This is to protect the enjoyment of all our guests and restaurant partners. We are sorry to say that if you are not able to arrive at the meeting point by the departure time, the tour will start regardless and no refund will be provided. We are also unable to accommodate meeting up in any of the food stops once you’ve missed the start of the tour.

Arigato Tours are a great way to meet other travelers and food fans from around the world. However if you would prefer a private tour please see the additional fees below and click the add on button on your cart when you check out. 

For a more customized experience, make your tour private for an additional $175 + TAX (min. 2 people) (5+ $250 + TAX)



Private Food Tour Add-on (1-4 people) (+$175.00)
Private Food Tour Add-on (5+ people) (+$250.00)

Tour Schedule:


Everyday (Every day except Wednesdays)
Meeting Time Frame 4:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Start Time 4:30 pm
End Time 7:30 pm

Changes to tours and spots we visit may occur due to schedules of restaurants, public holidays, weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances. Applicable substitutions will be made in this case. 

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¥19200 / Person

We had extra time in Hiroshima and we were so glad we discovered this food tour. Our guide was a long term local expert and all the food was so yummy.

Beverly S.

Nov. 2018


Tour Details


For this tour, it is possible (with advanced notice at the time of booking) to make adjustments to support some dietary restrictions. Please contact us for details at

Meeting Location

In the front of Akushu Cafe 握手カフェ PARK SIDE


〒730-0051 Hiroshima-ken, Hiroshima-shi, Naka-ku, Ōtemachi, 1 Chome−2−1 おりづるタワー内


You can copy and paste this to Google Maps:

〒730-0051 広島県広島市中区大手町1丁目2−1 おりづるタワー内


This spot is not far from the Hiroshima Peace Park and Atomic Bomb Dome

The closest trolly stop to this cafe is

Genbaku Dome-Mae Station 原爆ドーム前駅

Our guide will be in front of the cafe holding an “Arigato Japan” sign. We suggest wearing comfortable shoes as there will be walking involved.




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