Updated: Dec 22, 2022
Ice-cream @ Tea room
茶房 源三郎 (which is part of Mandokoroen 政所園 )
滋賀県彦根市本町2-1-7 [Google maps link]
9:30am-6pm. Opens everyday
After a fulfilling meal, we set off to see the Hikone Castle. At the corner of our eyes, we spotted Matcha Soft serve 抹茶ソフト! How could we refuse? In a single swirl, there are two different grades of Matcha, intertwined like two lovers spinning around each other. So pretty!
Once we decided to feast on it, it disappeared in a flash!
In case you're looking for the shop front, this is it. There are plenty of seats inside. Apart from the cafe, there is a section which sells tea leaves for personal use or gifts.