Staff from other prefectures recommend some nice places in Kochi.

Staff from other prefectures recommend some nice places in Kochi. Staff from other prefectures recommend some nice places in Kochi.


Ako chan
I'm Ako from Kanagawa.I have been living for 12 years in Kochi.
I'm working as publicist staff at Jyoseikan. I love big sky and local gourmets in Kochi.
Naru chan
I'm Naru from Tokyo.I have been living for a year in Kochi.
I'm working as a wedding planner at Jyoseikan.


about 140 min by car from Jyoseikan

Shimanto burger / 400JPY

We use homemade buns and putties which are made from Shimanto beef. The burger is juicy and goes well with sauce. ※The item is limited in quantity. Get up early and do not miss the chance of your purchase.

strawberry farmer’s cake shop

about 60 min by car from Jyoseikan

  • 6782-1 Kure Agawagun Nakatosa-cho, Kochi
  • TEL0889-52-3395
  • Opening hours[1F] 10:30 - 18:00
    [2F・café] 10:30 - 17:00
  • ClosedThu (When it falls on a national holiday, we take a compensatory day off.), The year-end and New Year holidays (31st of December • 1st of January)
  • Car parkavailable
berry berry parfait / 520JPY

There are many kinds of cakes, and view is so nice that we also recommend for couple.※There are raspberry cakes from December to June. Moreover, there are cakes with strawberry sauce and ice cream in summer and autumn.

Hatayama Garden

about 30 min by car from Jyoseikan

Tuna and fruits pizza / 1,470JPY

There are so many kinds of original dishes that are made by vegetable sommeliers! We also recommend homemade juice!


about 20 min by car from Jyoseikan

  • 1-2-25 Minamigaoka Haruno-cho Kochi city, Kochi
  • TEL090-1175-9564
  • Opening hours[Thursday, Friday] 11:30 - 16:00 (special lunch of the day) [Saturday] (special breakfast of the day)
  • ClosedMon, Tue, Wed, Sun ※We also have temporary closing.
  • Car parkavailable

I recommend you to check in advance whether shop is opened. Only one staff works here, so please go there with plenty of time!

special lunch of the day (with drink) / 900JPY

This plate is balanced diet. You can pay another ¥150 and dessert is served.

Shop Takezaki

about 50 min by car from Jyoseikan

a Japanese omelet / 400JPY
set for a piece of Japanese omelet + two rice balls / 350JPY

You can enjoy original Japanese omelet, Tamagoyaki. We recommend you lunch set.

mow candle

about 50 min by car from Jyoseikan

These candles each have a theme. You should ask the owner what kind of candle you want and find your favorite candles. (The prices change by design and size.)


about 20 min by car from Jyoseikan

Mt. Godai cream puff / 280JPY
blueberry smoothie / 500JPY

You can get the whole view of the city from this café.With floor to ceiling glass, the night view is so amazing.

small glass studio

about 30 min by car from Jyoseikan

  • 3062 Tochi Nangoku city, Kochi (home and studio)
  • TEL070-5680-9307
    (We are sorry that we sometimes cannot answer the phone when we are working.)
  • Opening hours10:00 - 17:00
  • Closedirregular holidays
    (When you would like to make glassed, you need to make reservation until the day before.)
  • Car parkavailable

This studio also appears in local guide book, Ryoma Passport.

2,800JPY for a glass + 100JPY for one color (postage not included)

It takes about 30 minutes to make. You should cool your glass in the refrigerator. A finished glass will be sent you later. You can also make chopstick rest.

Restaurant Kagetsu

about 100 min by car from Jyoseikan

  • 2586 Murotsu Muroto city, Kochi
  • TEL0887-22-0115
  • Opening hours17:30 - 23:00
    (Please make advance reservation for lunch until the day before.)
  • ClosedSun, public holiday (We will open for appoint customers.)
  • Car parkavailable
Alfosino donburi / 1,600JPY

There is Murotsu fishing port in front of the restaurant. This is tasty and large volume donburi.