It takes 30 minutes from Osaka city to Tondabayashi station by Kintetsu railways. A 10-minutes walk will take you to the historic town.
|【Tourist guide to Jinaimachi town, Tondabayashi, a historic district and heritage site of Japan, Tondabayashi Croquette】|
|"Tondabayashi croquette" (ebi imo croquette)
Tondabayashi Croquette Shop located in Jinaimachi historic district opens only on Sat. & Sun., 10:00-16:30
The potato has a dusty texture and a slightly sweetness.
"Welcome! Tondabayashi Business Collaboration Promotion Council" is the business entity.
|The ebi imo. literally shrimp-shaped potatos which is a kind of taro, is
specially produced in Nishi Itamochi area in Tondabayashi city and it is
a high-class food ingredient indispensable for the traditional "Imobou"
cuisine of Kyoto. It is shipping to the restaurant in Kyoto starting in
November for several months every year. The potato has a dusty texture
and a slightly sweetness. It is OK to sit and eat freshly fried croquette
in the store, of course it is OK to take it out as it is in your hand.
"Tondabayashi croquette" is also widely known for in-car advertisement
of Kintetsu train, and some people come to buy by train all the way from
afar. It may happen to see recently a queue in front of the shop, so please
be sure to drop in at the shop to eat the excellent food in the weekend.
"Tondabayashi croquette" is an agricultural, business and industrial
tourism collaboration project subsidized by the country and Tondabayashi
municipality, and the "Welcome! Tondabayashi Business Collaboration
Promotion Council" is the business entity.
|【Tourist guide to Jinaimachi town, Tondabayashi, a historic district and heritage site of Japan, Shops and Restaurants】|
|Jinaimachi Town Sightseeing Map（English)|
|Jinaimachi Town Sightseeing Map（Chinese）|
|Jinaimachi Town Sightseeing Map（Korean）|
Open: Saturday and Sunday only
Open Hours: 10:00 - 16:30
Walking in 10 mins from Tondabayashi station
3-20, Honmachi, Tondabayashi city, 584-0093, Japan
Town Community Center)Address
9-29, Tondabayashi-cho, Tondabayashi city, Osaka, 584-0033, Japan
open 10a.m. until 5 p.m.
closed on Monday
Road width is very narrow in Jinaimachi town. If traveling by car, please use Tondabayashi Municipal east parking newly opened in February 2014 (Toll parking).
You can park the minibus for groups and passenger cars for general use. Only one parking lot available for minibus, you must book it in advance with Tondabayashi City Hall. A 15-minute walk to the Jinaimachi Visitor Center and 5 minute walk up to the former Sugiyama family house, an important national cultural property.
You will note that you will contact Tondabayashi Municipality Office for a parking lot of large tourist bus for groups. Thank you in advance for your kind cooperation.
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