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Street Hawker

This is by the banks of the Hakata River, only opens at night, small stall selling delicious BBQ... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Local people

It is a nice place to eat and have the "Yatai" experience, however, is not very targeted for... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Ting Z
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Fukuoka 810-0800, Fukuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a muggy wet evening when we headed out for a yatai dinner. The walk along the canal was nice and we even caught sight of an egret but we were disappointed that so few stores were open. Most were selling yakitori and oden....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is by the banks of the Hakata River, only opens at night, small stall selling delicious BBQ food,

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KwanO8
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is a nice place to eat and have the "Yatai" experience, however, is not very targeted for tourist and it can be hard to communicate and to want what you want to eat. If you can speak a bit Japanese then I recommend for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Ting Z
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Need to do your research on the yatai stall before going there. Some shop charges higher than others...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kschak
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

The only place in Japan where yatai remain in operation. And perhaps you know why. Even in evenings of late summer the heat is unbearably hot. You really need cold beers and some fans to keep from overheating. The food is good and freshly grilled...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank HKeater
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

The food at the Yatai stalls are delicious but it is pretty uncomfortable eating at the stalls during summertime as it’s really warm sitting under the stalls. The food prices are a little on the steep side. However, as a tourist it will be a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Somehow this is a must do eating at Yatai food market but it is also quite expensive. Despite the price we were happy we did this as it felt typical Japanese..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank patricklB5938BM
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

I visited the Yatai and did find the stalls slightly expensive. On the roads around Tenjin station, I stumbled upon some roadside Yatai selling traditional offal dishes. I stopped at a tempura stall where an old couple served really great food at a very reasonable...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Dirk_Schmoker
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Decided to go for yatai in Fukuoka after strong recommednations from friends due to the dying trend. This was also soundly repeated in Tripadvisors's reviews. The food was okok, i guess the ambience that one was looking for. The street food choice was not wide...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Kongzi8
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Fukuoka (called Hakata in the olden days) is the best place to find any restaurant in Japan. And Fukuoka has the best Yatai or Street Food Vendors in Japan. This is a MUST DO in Fukuoka.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Annie0608 | Reviewed this property |
Some of them do open on Sunday.