A Japanese ladle specialty store, Shakushi-no-ie, is located on Omotesando, Miyajima, and has been in business for over 200 years. In the store, which also serves as a workshop, you can find not only ladles for daily use to serve rice, but also decorative ladles on which wishes for prosperity and family safety are written. Decorative rice paddles are indispensable in homes and businesses in Hiroshima, and are loved by the people of Hiroshima as good luck charms with the meaning of the rice ladle “keep happiness”.
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The charm of the ladle specialty store, Shakushi-no-ie, is that it sells many attractive ladles that are not limited to daily use for serving rice. The shop offers a wide range of products that go beyond rice scoops, such as decorative rice scoops to display as good luck charms and wooden tableware with cute deer branding. Also popular among tourists are the wooden ladles for straps, which are individually hand-written by craftsmen.
- 739-0588488 Miyajima-cho, Hatsukaichi City, Hiroshima Prefecture
- 10:00am-4:30pm (We accept requests for hand
written items until 4:30pm)