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Kanazawa, which is filled with deep charm, is also popular as a tourist destination, and the number of tourists visiting from overseas is increasing. In addition to enjoying the history and scenery, we hope you will also enjoy the unique "food" of Kanazawa. We have compiled a list of recommended res...

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Kanazawa, which is filled with deep charm, is also popular as a tourist destination, and the number of tourists visiting from overseas is increasing. In addition to enjoying the history and scenery, we hope you will also enjoy the unique "food" of Kanazawa. We have compiled a list of recommended restaurants for gourmet tours of Kanazawa and for enjoying with foreign friends!

Izakaya Kappo "Tamura"

You can eat live crabs all year round at this izakaya restaurant that is popular among celebrities.

"Tamura", an izakaya-kappo restaurant located near Higashi Chaya District and Umenobashi Bridge over the Asano River, offers course dishes such as crab shabu, boiled crab, and crab sashimi made with live snow crab, as well as yellowtail shabu and black-throat fish. It is a popular restaurant where you can enjoy high quality seafood dishes all year round. In addition, menus in 15 foreign languages ​​are available, making it popular with overseas tourists.

Click here for the introduction article on Izakaya Kappo Tamura (in Japanese only)

[Recommended Courses]
■ Crab course (tax included) *For 2 or more people, reservations must be made by the day before
Crab shabu-shabu course / 27,000 yen
Boiled crab course / 27,000 yen
Crab sashimi course / 27,000 yen
For details, click here

Address: 2-18 Namikicho, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture
TEL: 076-222-0517
Open: 17:00-22:30
*Course reservations required by the day before.
Saturdays & Sundays: 12:00-14:00 (Reservations required for 6 or more people)
Closed: Wednesdays *Open in the case of consecutive holidays and public holidays
Seats: 46 seats (1F: 8 counter seats, 8 raised seats, 2F: 3 rooms with embedded kotatsu)
P/None *Invoice registration available

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Osushi To Genshiyaki Kanazawa "Nakamura"

First ever in Kanazawa! A Japanese izakaya where you can enjoy the finest cuisine that combines "Sushi × Primitive Grill(genshiyaki) × Molecular Nutrition".

"Osushi To Genshiyaki Kanazawa 'Nakamura'" is located about a 7-minute walk from Kanazawa Station. Using carefully selected ingredients from the Hokuriku region, this Japanese izakaya restaurant offers a first-of-its-kind collaboration of "Sushi × Primitive Grill(genshiyaki) × Molecular Nutrition" that can be enjoyed with all five senses. In order to achieve both deliciousness and health, the restaurant offers carefully selected dishes that are as "gluten-free," "casein-free," and "low-carb" as possible, naturally making you healthy just by eating them.

Click here for the introduction article on Osushi To Genshiyaki Kanazawa "Nakamura" (in Japanese only)

[Recommended Courses]
Special course: 8,800 yen (tax included)
A course meal where you can enjoy Nakamura's sushi and robatayaki cuisine (13 types, 20 dishes in total)
Click here for details. (in Japanese only)

Address: 6-5 Horikawacho, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture
TEL: 076-287-5572 *Reception hours: 13:00-23:00
Business hours: 17:00-23:00 (L.O. for food 22:00, drinks 22:30)
Closed: Wednesdays (Tuesdays and Wednesdays on the first and third weeks of the month) + irregular holidays
*Please check the announcements posted on Instagram each month
Cards: Credit cards (VISA, MasterCard, AMEX, JCB), electronic money (WAON, Suica, PASMO, ICOCA, iD, QUICPay), QR code (PayPay, LINE Pay) payment accepted
Number of seats: 22 seats (22 seats at the counter on the first floor)
Parking: None (please use the paid parking lot next to the shop)
Access: Approximately 7 minutes on foot from the Kenrokuen Exit of JR Kanazawa Station.
■Pets allowed.
■We will issue receipts that meet the requirements for qualified invoices.

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Kanazawa Omicho Seafood Bowl "Tsuruya"

"Must-eat" of Kanazawa, seafood bowls! Enjoy the pleasure of eating plenty of fresh seafood such as blackthroat seaperch and sweet shrimp.

Go straight through the "Meitetsu M'za" Exit of Omicho, turn right at Tadamura Fisheries, and you'll find the seafood bowl restaurant "Tsuruya." This is a restaurant that perfectly satisfies the desire to "come to Kanazawa and eat seafood bowls!" Since opening two years ago, it has been bustling with customers, and the reason for this is, above all, the variety of seafood bowls they offer. In addition to the luxurious "Special Seafood" from the Hokuriku region, which is topped with plenty of rosy seabass, tuna, white shrimp, salmon roe, octopus, sea bream, sweet shrimp, squid, salmon, crab claws, and steamed shrimp, and the great-value "Omakase Market Bowl," they also have bowls where you can enjoy your favorite ingredients to your heart's content, such as "rosy seabass bowl," "salmon roe bowl," and "cold yellowtail bowl."

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[ Recommended menu ]
■Standard seafood bowl|Special seafood bowl 3,800 yen, Omimachi seafood bowl 2,580 yen, Omakase market bowl 1,980 yen
■Specialty seafood bowl|Blackthroat seaperch bowl 3,980 yen, Salmon roe bowl 2,980 yen, Tuna bowl 2,850 yen, Winter yellowtail bowl 2,300 yen, Salmon bowl 2,300 yen
■Others|Kids' Seafood Bowl 1,280 yen, Children's Udon 300 yen and other

Address: 49 Shimomatsubaracho, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture
TEL: 076-221-0029
Sundays and Weekdays 9:00-17:00
Saturdays and Days Before Holidays 9:00-20:00
Closed: Irregular holidays
Payment: Cash only. Credit cards and electronic money not accepted
Number of seats: 80
Parking: None
Access: About 10 minutes walk from JR Kanazawa Station Kenrokuen Exit

Hirudokoro "Takasaki"

Enjoy sashimi and grilled "Kano crab" from lunchtime.

Ajidokoro Takasaki, a traditional Japanese restaurant located near the Nagamachi Samurai District in Kanazawa, is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The restaurant, which is popular with a wide range of customers from locals to tourists, has opened its second store, "Hirudokoro Takasaki", at Korinbo Tokyu Square GF. From November to March, when crab fishing season in Ishikawa Prefecture opens, the restaurant will cook crabs taken from the fish tanks inside the restaurant upon receiving an order, so you can enjoy extremely fresh Kano crab sashimi and grilled crab.

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[ Recommended menu ]
Horse mackerel set (April to October only) *Price vary upon current market price, limited quantity / 2,420 yen (tax included)
Lunch set / 2,300 yen (tax included)
Blackthroat seaperch set / 3100 yen (tax included)

Address: Korinbo Square GF, 2-1-1 Korinbo, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture
TEL: 076-224-7055
Open: 11:00-17:00 (last orders 16:30) *Last entry 15:30
Closed: Wednesdays, 2nd and 4th Thursdays.
Credit cards accepted.
Seats: 7 seats (no counter seats or private rooms).

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Based on the concept of "Explore Kanazawa, Enjoy Kanazawa", we provide selected information on Kanazawa, such as new stores, events, gourmet food, and sightseeing spots as a local information site in Ishikawa Prefecture. In addition to domestic media such as "SmartNews" and "goo News" in Japan, we collaborate with overseas media in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, and Vietnam to widely convey the appeal of Ishikawa Prefecture.

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