【Rugby World Cup 2019 SPECIAL EDITION】WELCOME TO KUMAMOTO!（B AREA DOWNTOWN CENTRAL）
［B AREA］DOWNTOWN CENTRAL
Area B spans from the Torichosuji Tram Stop through Shimotori up to Ginza Dori. The roof of the arcade can actually open up to the sky when the weather is nice. This area is home to everything from large department stores to fashion boutiques and eateries, each with their own unique flavor.
■Shimotori Shintengai Promotion Assoc.
■Shimotori 2-bangai Promotion Assoc.
■Anseimachi Commercial Agency
■Kagomachidori Promotion Assoc.
■Club Dori Group
■Sakaba Dori Group
■Ginza Dori Group
（1）BRIOCHE DOREE & CAFÉ
Bakery & cafe that originated in France and is well-known for its croissants made with French wheat.
（2）MOFF ANIMAL CAFE
Cat cafe featuring 15 semi-private rooms at ¥648/30 min (plus drink), with unlimited time plan available as well.
（3）CAFÉ & MEAL MUJI
Based around concept of simple ingredients with preservative-free, low artificial flavoring dishes.
Open 24 hours with 126 seats and Wi-Fi. Convenient place for a quick bite, with Japan-only menu items.
Featuring Kumamoto meats like basashi, Akaushi, and Amakusa Daio, in comfortable private rooms.
Welcoming bar offering whiskey, simple cocktails and rice shochu made in Kumamoto Prefecture.
Kumamoto ramen shop open for over 60 years. New downtown shop offering ramen that is worth the wait.
Max capacity of 120 people, perfect space for big parties. Karaoke and dancing available for guests.
（9）SECOND WATCH SHOP
Long-running watch shop on Kagomachi Dori. Buys, sells, and repairs watches and eyeglasses.
Offering Kumamoto produce and products for sale, along with healthy, premade meals featuring local ingredients.
Bakery produced by famous impressionist Korokke (a Kumamoto native). Many kinds of baked goods available.
Long-open restaurant featuring Kumamoto delicacies like basashi and karashi renkon, plus local fusion dishes.
（13）MIZUHO MOTOR POOL
Reasonably priced parking perfect for downtown shop-ping. Many nearby shops offer discounts for customers.
Shopping building housing chic cafes, lifestyle shops, Tsutaya Bookstore, and an internet cafe.
Japanese restaurant with 62-year history focusing on seasonal blueback fish. Multi-language menu available.
Sumo-style cuisine run by a former sumo wrestler famed for its hotpots and katsuo tataki.
27 domestic & foreign craft beers with 16 changing daily. ¥600 initial charge plus all-you-can-drink for ¥200/10 minutes.
Sports bar with big-screen TVs. Also has darts and a golf simulator and is an excellent place to bring a bunch of friends!
（19）AJI NO HATOBA
Restaurant offering fresh seafood delicacies like yariika squid and pufferfish. Floor and counter seating available.
Authentic Korean fare made by real Koreans. Excellent samgyeopsal plus Korean soju and makgeolli.
Run by Kumamoto’s Japan Agriculture branch with dishes made from fresh produce and meat you’ll only find in Kumamoto.
Authentic German dishes including housemade ham and sausage, plus a selection of beers from around the world.
Enjoy select meats, vegetables, abalone, and more, cooked before your eyes in fully private seating.
Recreation of the original style of Kumamoto Ramen. Four different styles of totally different ramen to try.