The 11 Best Izakaya You Must Visit in Fukuoka, Japan

The center of Kyushu, Fukuoka city. As you may know, this city offers so many kinds of delicious food such as Tonkotsu ramen and Motsuni (stew) . But did you know they are also famous for Udon and Yakitori? So much delicious food that go well with beer and sake! Today, I’m going to introduce 10 great Izakaya restaurants in Fukuoka city.


1. Hakata Yatai Medetaiya

1. Hakata Yatai Medetaiya
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Yatai usually means a food cart which we used to see a lot back in old days. This Izakaya has this yatai style inside of a store (not outside) and a nice old day feeling.

■Information
Name: Hakata Yatai Medetaiya
Address:1-15-53 Kego, Chuo ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-791-6300
Store hours:18:00-3:00
Access: 10 mins walk from Fukuoka station

Website: http://motsunabe-ikkei.com/
Map: Map to Hakata Yatai Medetaiya

2. Gochome

2. Gochome
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It has been open for over a half century, this Izakaya restaurant serves delicious ramen. They serve only 40 bowls of ramen a day, so don’t miss it! Besides ramen, they offer 70 kinds of side dishes and many variety of sake and shochu.

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■Information
Name: Gochome
Address:1-6-12 Maitsuru, Chuo ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-722-5260
Store hours:18:00-25:00
Closed on Sunday
Access: 15 mins walk from Tenjin station

Map: Map to Gochome

3. Dagashi Tabehodai Hokago Bar

3. Dagashi Tabehodai Hokago Bar
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This unique store has all you can eat special, which is snacks called Dagashi. Dagashi is a kind of snacks that we used to love when we were kids. This is a very interesting concept so why don’t you try it?

■Information
Name: Dagashi Tabehodai Hokago Bar
Address:1-1-30 Maitsuru, Chuo ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-716-4581
Closed on Monday
Access: 2 mins walk from Tenjin station

Map: Map to Dagashi Tabehodai Hokago Bar

4. Hakata Fudo

4. Hakata Fudo
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When you see a restaurant full of customers, it makes you want to go inside right? This restaurant is always busy! Their speciality Yakitori has very juicy and crispy chicken. Many drinks to try as well.

■Information
Name: Hakata Yatai Medetaiya
Address:2-4-17 Hakata eki higashi, Hakata ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukoka ken
Tel: +81-92-472-0210
Access: 4 mins walk from Hakata station

Map: Map to Hakata Yatai Medetaiya

5. Jidori Nagaya

5. Jidori Nagaya
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Just like wine and beer, there are many kinds of sake. This is a casual Izakaya restaurant where you can try sake tasting. They offer a perfect menu for those who love to drink. All you can drink sake is 980 yen for 60 mins!

■Information
Name: Jidori Nagaya
Address:3-12-12 Yakuin, Chuo ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-526-1023
Store hours: 18:00-25:00
Closed on Sunday
Access: 4 mins walk from Yakuin station

Map: Map to Jidori Nagaya

 
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6. Anza

6. Anza
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Hakata is famous for spicy cod roe right? This restaurant offers many kinds of dishes using cod roe and they are perfect pairing with sake as well. I recommend you to try “Tempura Cod roe”!

■Information
Name: Anza
Address:1-9-36 Hakata eki higashi, Hakata ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-474-1999
Store hours:11:30-14:30 / 17:30-24:00
Closed on Sunday
Access: 2 mins walk from Hakata station

Website: http://www.hakata-food.com/honten/
Map: Map to Anza

7. Sengoku Yakitori Ieyasu

7. Sengoku Yakitori Ieyasu
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This restaurant is known to serve yakitori and a lot of cabbage. The famous samurai “Ieyasu” used to love this style so they started it.

Once you step into this restaurant, they welcome you with a sound of drum. They have great food and great hospitality. If you can’t decide which Izakaya to try, you can’t go wrong with this one.

■Information
Name: Sengoku Yakitori Ieyasu
Address:2-11-15 Daimyo, Chuo ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-716-0519
Access: 2 mins walk from Akasaka station

Website: http://www.yakitori-ieyasu.co.jp/
Map: Map to Sengoku Yakitori Ieyasu

8. Niwakaya Chosuke

8. Niwakaya Chosuke
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There are many stories of how and where udon started. Fukuoka is one of them. This restaurant has a long history and serves really amazing udon. You can’t compare that with other udon restaurants.

Besides, not just udon, they have a great variety of menus such as sashimi and deep fried dishes that go well with sake.

■Information
Name: Niwakaya Chosuke
Address: 3-7-1 Yakuin, Chuo ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-526-6500
Closed on Tuesday
Access: 7 mins walk from Yakuin station

Website: http://www.yakitori-ieyasu.co.jp/
Map: Map to Niwakaya Chosuke

9. Ganso Motsunabe Rakutenchi

9. Ganso Motsunabe Rakutenchi
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Motsunabe is a must try popular food in Fukuoka area, but it’s hard to choose one restaurant out of many options. Well, here is a good news.

This restaurant is very popular especially from local people, which means it is delicious! They use local meat from Fukuoka, and delicious vegetables from Kyushu area. Enjoy them with their secret soup!

■Information
Name: Ganso Motsunabe Rakutenchi
Address: 1-10-14 Tenjin,, Chuo ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-741-2746
Store hours: 17:00-24:00
Access: 3 mins walk from Tenjin station

Website: http://www.rakutenti.jp/
Map: Map to Ganso Motsunabe Rakutenchi

10. British Pub Morris

10. British Pub Morris
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Sometimes you might want to feel a different culture and language when traveling in Japan. This british style pub will make you feel home or just simply relaxed.

It is also a great spot for exchanging travel information and tips with other travelers. They serve many kinds of beer including Red Fox, Black Sheep, Hippo and Crafty bear.

■Information
Name: British Pub Morris
Address: 2-1-4 Daimyo 7F, Chuo ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-771-4774
Access: 5 mins walk from Nishitetsu Fukuoka station

Website: http://www.morris-pub.com/
Map: Map to British Pub Morris

11. Yuzu no komachi

11. Yuzu no komachi
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Do you know Yuzu kosho? It is a mixture of Yuzu (citrus) and hot pepper and you can add it to your dishes. It has a nice citrus flavor and a little spicy taste.

This restaurant serves many dishes that go well with this item. Yuzu is very popular flavor in Japan, so if you like it as well, I recommend this place.

■Information
Name: Yuzu no komachi
Address: 1-12-52 Daimyo 4F, Chuo ku, Fukuoka shi, Fukuoka ken
Tel: +81-92-716-7616
Store hours: 17:00-24:00
Access: 6 mins walk from Fukuoka Tenjin station

Map: Map to Yuzu no komachi

Find your favorite Izakaya!

Fukuoka has so many delicious food, so many izakaya there offer various food and drinks. Try visiting one of these restaurants or even better, find your favorite one!




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