A direct sales outlet dating back to 1992 was enlarged in 2014 to become “Muranoeki Hidaka.” The expanded sales area offers specially-grown tomatoes and other goodies. There is also a food court and a tourist information corner, and the Station serves as a tourism base for the village of Hidaka.
These fruit tomatoes, grown using advanced special techniques that concentrates their sugar levels to the limit, are almost as sweet as melons. The fruit tomatoes from Hidaka are known as “sugar tomatoes.”
Rice Omelette Road
Rice omelette, made using locally-grown vegetables and Hidaka’s special super-sweet “sugar tomatoes” are available at eleven restaurants in the city. You can enjoy traditional Rice omelette, Rice omelette in soup, and a range of other unique ways of serving this simple dish.