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Very busy seafood market

This market has all sorts of fresh seafood and other delicious food to offer. It’s a great... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
angieyca
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London, United Kingdom
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Great choice of fresh seafood

We went on a Saturday at lunchtime and were impressed by the variety of seafood offered. Not quite... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
TravellerfromSIN
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Singapore
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2521 Katata, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun 649-2201, Wakayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This market has all sorts of fresh seafood and other delicious food to offer. It’s a great experience to see the locals shopping for seafood and enjoy the food there at the same time.

Thank angieyca
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We went on a Saturday at lunchtime and were impressed by the variety of seafood offered. Not quite tsukiji market but lots of fresh seafood and a good place for lunch.

Thank TravellerfromSIN
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve never been to a cleaner and fresher market than this one! Fresh and live marine products, meats and packed foods abound here. Feeling hungry? There’s more than one fastfood stalls to choose from. I went for the tunagi rice meal and it was good!...More

Thank familymanManila
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This market is a must-go for those going to Shirahama!! You can find lots of fresh seafood, sushi, sashimi, fruits and drinks in the wet market. There are also food stalls selling cooked food (e.g. noodles and rice), wine, icecream as well as other products...More

Thank vwyfung
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Came in time to see the tuna show. Didn't understand Japanese but could definitely feel the excitement in the air as the fishmonger cut up the tuna. Bought some seafood to eat on the spot. There's an area for customers to eat their purchased items...More

Thank haroldgoh
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of the bigger market in Wakayama area but I still think that the choices are limited considering the agriculture produces in this region.

Thank Daniel_lawgg
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Is a seafood market selling fresh seafood with reasonable price. You can direct order the fresh seafood and cook it at next door BBQ stall where charge 300 yen per pax by provided kitchen tools and equipment with seating. Besides that, many variety of restaurant...More

1  Thank Kinki25
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We went there for lunch. Excellent value for sea urchin and salmon eggs. Of course, they have delicious tuna of their proximity to the major tuna port. There is also a big pharmacy store attached to the market where you can find good value household...More

1  Thank Helen C
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had lunch during our visit to Shirahama. Worth to try their seafood, sashimi and sushi, they all taste very fresh and good. It's easy to reach by the local bus around the city and you can spend an hour for food and walking around...More

Thank adalam2011
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The range of what's on offer is simply incredible - certainly in terms of what's from the sea -- however there is also great bounty in fruit and relishes and scores of other items including many flavors of fruit wine...all worth tasting, by the way....More

2  Thank HaljoHal
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