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Address: 2-10-1 Matsuo, Naha 900-0014, Okinawa Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 98-867-6560
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Vibrant

This vibrant market is well worth a visit and will give you a good idea of the food culture of Okinawa which is quite different from mainland Japan. Always busy and interesting. A... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
David H

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Singapore, Singapore
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60 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The market is much smaller than those in other parts of Japan. However, it is still worth a visit for the value-for-money seafood. We had good quality urchin for Y2000 and sashimi can be as cheap as Y500. There is an eating area that you can sit to enjoy the sashimi. Also visit the dried food area to buy mushrooms... More 

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Thank MagicBerry
Quezon City, Philippines
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cleanest public market I've been to. No smell, no dirty water, they have all kinds of products from Okinawa - truly Okinawa's kitchen.

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Thank Eva_Marie_Ercilla
Hong Kong
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40 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was so.small and not a real market. Only seafood and crabby.looking souvenirs. Th only good thing is it is close to International Street and ok yo detour to have a look.

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Thank travelover01
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking forward to visit this place and it was a real disappointed. I wouldnt recommend this place to anyone who wants to try.

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Thank Kitt T
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54 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This vibrant market is well worth a visit and will give you a good idea of the food culture of Okinawa which is quite different from mainland Japan. Always busy and interesting. A wide variety of seasonal and local produce. Turn into Haiwa Dori from Kokusai street and you will find it.

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Thank David H
Hong Kong, China
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Bit disappointed. Thought it would be a big market can't compare it with other Japanese market (if you look for varieties). But this is a market where you can find blowfish. Conveniently located.

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Thank christerrific
Eutawville, South Carolina
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27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

While it is true, you can purchase your sea food or certain cuts of meat and take it upstairs to be cooked. The price is what I call expensive , three large prawns cost 3000 yen then there is the cost of cooking approx 500 to 600 yen per person. Very crowded little to no English spoken, (which is ok... More 

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Thank Bernard M
Toronto, Canada
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89 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Every visit to Okinawa seems to include a trek to Makishi Market in the covered pedestrian shopping street called Heiwa Dori. I like to go with a group and purchase some live seafood of a species that I have yet to try. They will take your purchase upstairs to a restaurant where for 5 bucks a dish they will cook... More 

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Thank World1day
Singapore
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

It can never be enough time to explore Makishi as it has its own attractions to appeal to you in one way or another. It's very near Miebashi station and you can take a 10 mins leisure walk to the market in the morning. Even though most stalls are selling tourist items and do not differ much, there are some... More 

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Thank cle0p
Hong Kong, China
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

it's only a small scale wet market, good to take few photos but no need to have meal inside. The seafood is not cheap and there are many choices outside.

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