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One of the best gourmet towns in Japan

Fukuoka, a gold mine of cooking ingredients, is naturally one of the best gourmet towns in Japan! Walk around the town and find your new favorite dishes.

Yatai (Food stalls) – A must-visit tourist spot

One place you can’t miss when come to Fukuoka is the Yatai (food stalls)!
After 6 pm, many food stalls with colorful noren curtains are lined up in the Tenjin, Nakasu and Nagahama areas, crowded with many tourists and business persons on their way home. Yatai is a feature tourist spot of Fukuoka...

Hakata Local Cuisine

Fukuoka is well known as the city with the most delicious cuisine in Japan. The top three dishes of the city are Hakata ramen, thin noodles with a pork bone white soup base; Mizutaki, a healthy hot pot that includes chicken, vegetables and tofu simmered in chicken stock; and Motsunabe, a nourishi...

Plenty of Noodles Dishes in Fukuoka!

Some 800 years ago, the noodle dish was brought in Fukuoka from China and spread throughout Japan. So there are a lot of delicious noodle restaurants in Fukuoka! Especially popular among Japanese is Hakata ramen, a local dish that anybody would want to taste when visiting Fukuoka. The main charac...

Hotpot Originated in Hakata

Different kinds of hotpot from region to region can be found in Japan. The kinds of hotpot which Fukuoka is renowned for are Mizutaki and Motsunabe! Both hot pots originated in Fukuoka and are now popular all over Japan. Mizutaki is a healthy hotpot which is filled with chicken soup, chicken and ...

Popular Cuisine among Fukuoka Locals

The most popular Japanese dishes include Yakitori, gyoza (dumplings) and ramen. In Fukuoka, people enjoy these dishes in their original style. Yakitori, for example, comes made with various kinds of ingredients, including not only chicken but other food such as pork and beef, seafood and vegetabl...