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Sweets & Bread

The production of wheat, which is one of the common ingredients of sweets, is the largest in Japan. Please come and enjoy many sweets and various breads around Tokachi, also called the kingdom of sweets.

Wheat is one of the ingredients of bread. Tokachi produces the largest amount of wheat in Japan. Various kinds of wheat have been developed to produce (soft) cake flour used in sweets as well as (hard) bread flour in recent years. Bakeries that use 100% Tokachi wheat and restaurants that serve local products have been increasing in the Tokachi area. There are so many shops that offer delicious sweets in the cities, towns and villages. At some shops one can even take part in a sweets stamp rally, and at others buy a special sweets tour ticket. There are many unique confectionery products using local Tokachi products such as sweetened adzuki beans grown in Honbetsu and Yokan (adzuki-bean jelly) containing Rawan butterbur from Ashoro. You can enjoy eating them yourself, and they are also recommended souvenirs. Since the Tokachi area is blessed with great ingredients for sweets and bread, you can enjoy these at reasonable prices.

Okashi-no Omise Nishimura

A Okashi-no Omise Nishimura

12, Hon-cho, Urahoro, 089-5603
Tel:+81-15-576-4661
Open: 9:00 – 19:00
Closed: Sunday
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Nishimura brings the season’s best fruits and vegetables to life. Additionally, all of Nishimura’s eggs, milk, and other ingredients are locally produced.

Ryugetsu Original Store along the oo-dori street (Ryugetsu oo-dori honten)

B Ryugetsu Original Store along the oo-dori street (Ryugetsu oo-dori honten)

15, South 8, Oo-dori, Obihiro, 080-0010
Tel:+81-155-23-2101
Open: 9:00 – 19:00
Closed: 1 January
http://www.ryugetsu.co.jp/
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‘Sanporoku’, a german style baumkuchen is a favorite here. Ingredients are all produced in Tokachi or the greater Hokkaido area, ensuring their sweets are of exceptional quality.

Tokachi Bagel

C Tokachi Bagel

Denshin-dori, East 1, South 5, Obihiro, 080-0801
Tel:+81-155-20-6688
Open: 11:00 – 17:00
Closed: Tuesday, 1st and 3rd Wednesday
http://bagels.jp/
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Tokachi Bagel takes local flour and beats, pairs it with white birch tree sap harvested in Taiki, as well as other ingredients from around Tokachi to produce wholesome, delicious, healthy bagels. They are preparing to relocate to West 4 South 28 in June this year.

Bake Riveruta

D Bake Riveruta

28, West 23, South 3, Obihiro, 080-2473
Tel:+81-155-67-7120
Open: 10:00 – 18:00
Closed: Sunday, 3rd Monday
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You’ll find all your favorite normally baked breads as a variety hard baked breads at this shop. The breads’ simple designs are great for people of all ages.

Meika to Yougashi Seigetsu

E Meika to Yougashi Seigetsu

089-0136 清水町本通2丁目7
Tel:+81-156-62-2203
Open: 9:00 – 19:30 *9:00 – 17:00 (Sunday)
Closed: Closed randomly
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This confectionery, which has been in business for over 40 years, has one objective: Create tasty sweets. A popular favorite is the ‘Tokachi Shimizu roll’ (roll cake).

Tezukuri Pan-no-mise Andy

F Tezukuri Pan-no-mise Andy

2, South 1, Shimizu, 089-0137
Tel:+81-156-62-6100
Open: 8:00 – 19:00
Closed: Sunday
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This hand made bread shop ‘Andy’ gives off that good old country vibe. Try their breads once and the name and taste will stick with you for life.

Asahiya

G Asahiya

1, 18, 3, East 1, Memuro, Obihiro, 082-0011
Tel:+81-155-62-2950
Open: 9:00 – 18:30
Closed: Sunday
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A well loved bread shop that has been around for years. You get to taste a great selection of breads at a reasonable price.

Masuya-pan

H Masuya-pan

2, West 1, South 10, Obihiro, 080-0011 (main shop)
Tel:+81-155-23-4659 (main shop)
Open: 8:00 – 19:00 (Monday – Saturday), 8:00 – 16:00 (Sunday)
Closed: Year-end and New Year
http://www.masuyapan.com/
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Established in 1950, Mayusapan has six branch shops in Tokachi making it a familiar favorite. This shop produces wholesome breads using ingredients raised in Tokachi.

Le Carrefour

I Le Carrefour

33, East 10, South 13, Obihiro, 080-0810
Tel:+81-155-27-5115
Open: 11:00 – 17:00
Closed: Sunday, national holidays
http://www.obi-gaku.com/lecarrefour/
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The creation of a group of cooking school students. Their breads created with a variety of ingredients produced in Tokachi with no additives are sold straight out of the bakery.

Hougetsu

J Hougetsu

127, Moiwa Hon-cho, Toyokoro, 089-5312
Tel:+81-15-574-2150
Open: 8:30 – 19:00 *9:00 – 18:00 (Sunday)
Closed: Closed randomly
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This sweetshop began with their first creation ‘Ginban,’ resembling a wintertime skating rink. Since then, the shop has expanded to offer variety of both western and Japanese-style sweets.