Karato market, Shimonoseki
(4/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
Feel the energy and smell the fresh aromas of Karato market, one of the largest fish markets in the region. The two-floor facility includes a large number of stalls selling freshly caught seafood, and the rush of activity makes for an arresting sight. Head up to the second floor to find the main eateries, selling sashimi and cooked dishes. To catch the market in full swing, head down early in the morning when traders and restaurant buyers arrive to buy large amounts of fish and seafood to be prepared across the city. A little after 7 am, the vendors will have a bit more time to answer your questions and chat about the market. Add Karato market and other attractions to your Shimonoseki trip itinerary using our Shimonoseki vacation trip planner.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • For sushi and for the visit on Saturday, sales in the. Choose what you like from consistent about 100 yen sushi, take. In addition, the Blowfish sashimi lunchtime at an affordable price. I would like to visit during the week following.
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  • I don't think better if you like seafood. But the market is now doing a Seri, so stores are also limited. Atmosphere is nice isn't it?
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  • I think you'd better not expect market, so there, such as the Ministry of food, as a tourists. Lot tourist facilities in the area, so it is recommended.
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Google
  • A nice place to eat some delicious sushi/sashimi foods. Though it's a little stinky because of the fishes, it's a nice place to visit.
  • best place to eat fresh sushi. Sushi market open only from friday to sunday.
  • A must go place at the weekend , you can enjoy the fresh seafood food with a cheap price !
  • Good for seafood
  • Worth visiting! Cheap and quality sashimi.