Omicho Market, Kanazawa

3.4
Landmark · Tourist Spot
Peruse the day's seafood catch along with the locals at Omicho Market, a large venue selling fresh food in Kanazawa. Established in the mid-18th century, the market serves up produce, meat, fish, and flowers. Vendors will serve you samples of their wares in front of their stands, and the restaurants inside the market get especially busy around noon. Join the crowds to try the regional specialty, a rice bowl topped with Kanazawa seafood. To visit Omicho Market on your holiday in Kanazawa, and find out what else Kanazawa has to offer, use our Kanazawa.
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  • There are so many seafood restaurants and stores where you can buy fish. It's basically the city's kitchen and located not too far from Kanazawa park. Their kaisendon is slightly pricey but...  more »
  • A very well-known "wet" market in Japan, showcases the local Kanazawa region's foodstuff and produce. Excellent fresh food (veggies and sea-foods), even has sake/wine outlets and a "sushi vending...  more »
  • There was so many delicious seafood at the Omicho Market. When you go to Omicho Market you can try the the sea urchin, scallop and oyster  more »

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