“Blue Note Tokyo” is a jazz club that is acclaimed by the world's top artists. The Blue Note Tokyo Jazz Orchestra is the first landing in Okinawa. Even I am not familiar with music, I often hear Blue Note names. Honestly, I am an amateur who don't understand jazz or music well, but I wanted to spend adult time listening to authentic music once a year. It was a little expensive ticket, but I tried it out.
Ogimi Village in Okinawa Prefecture, one of the longest living villages in Japan. Shiikuwasa juice is often drunk in Ogimi Village. All-you-can-drink healthy Shiikuwasa Juice, as well as delicious Okinawan classic dishes such as Soki soba and bone soup. That’s YONAR'S. There is a factory for Shiikuwasa juice, and all-you-can-drink Shikuwasa juice directly from the factory. This time I will introduce YONAR'S.
Oysters called sea milk. Unfortunately in Okinawa, we can't get delicious oysters, but sometimes I still want to eat delicious oysters. Recommended the Izakaya at such time, in Sakurazaka Naha city Oyster Shack. In this tavern we eat delicious oysters in Japan to full stomach. Good beer good oysters, I went to eat immediately.
Tonchintei, which I introduce today, is a traditional Chinese restaurant in Naha City, where you can eat a hearty set meal at a reasonable price. From lunch to 23:00, it is a popular Chinese restaurant that is crowded with working men, families and students. I have eaten some set menus in Tonchintei that fill my stomach for 700-900 yen.
Homemade noodles with excellent texture and delicious soup with rich umami. Chodeguwa is a restaurant in Nishihara town where you can eat such delicious Okinawa soba. “Chodeguwa” is an Okinawan dialect meaning brothers. It is a popular Okinawa soba restaurant that is crowded with local customers and families every day. It has been pursuing the deliciousness and types of Okinawa soba noodles. I have eaten delicious Okinawa soba, a popular Okinawa soba shop in Nishihara Town.
There is an Okinawan soba restaurant in Itoman-shi where you can enjoy the delicious soup that is popular with local elder Ozzy and Ober. That is the Soba restaurant Iibaruya introduced today. The appearance is also beautiful, and the proud soup is seasoned with only pork bone and salt, but it is surprisingly refreshing. I went to the Iibaruya and ate it with the soaked Soki soba.
Established in 1970. Mickey is a long-established restaurant that is popular among Okinawan locals, American military bases, and foreign tourists. I knew the name for a while and wanted to go and see it once, but I wasn't blessed with the opportunity to go, but I passed by the restaurant, but I finally went to Mickey.
Plenty of vegetables on top of the mountain, tasty noodles that respond to eating, exciting garlic, and rich soup. Jiro ramen that created a passionate fan called Jirolian. Such an exciting and full-volume Jiro ramen is now available in Naha City. That's Ramen Fan Club “Rekishiwokizame”.
A special product of Yomitan Village, Beniimo (red sweet potato). The Benibuta (red pig) that was raised as a food is famous for the raw material of the Beniimo tart. And it is Okinawa pork village in Yomitan Village that you can eat the pork of the Beniimo deliciously.
Southern country Okinawa. Okinawa, a subtropical island that has nothing to do with skates and skis. However, ice skating is possible in Okinawa. The name is "Sports World Southern Hill". There is an ice skating rink at a sports facility in Haebaru town.
Prefectural office location that is the center of Naha city. Close to this central location, close to Kokusai-dori, there is a long-established Okinawa Oden restaurant that retains the same taste for over half a century. That is Yeneya. It is a rare old-fashioned red tile house store in the center of this Naha city, and it is a well-established izakaya that people who know to continue to provide traditional Okinawan oden.
Itoman city, a town of the fisher man. A new bar area has opened near the Itoman City public market. The name is "Ichiman Yokochou". It is a street tavern-style collective bar that was recently opened to restore the old Itoman city bustle that was crowded with mariners.
The Pure shokudou in Okinawa City has a rich menu and is full of heart. A wide range of menus are available, from Okinawa cuisine to Japanese and Western Chinese cuisine. It's also nice for families who have a lot of affordable and reasonable prices.
There is a popular dining room for locals in Kin town. The rate is reasonable and heartwarming, that's "Zamami Shokudou". Chicken Nanban is a delicious and famous diner, and it is a popular diner filled with local visitors at lunch time. We ate the popular chicken Nanban set meal at that Zamami Shokudou.
Makishi Public Market, a kitchen of Naha City and a popular tourist attraction. Recently, Sembero Tavern has been increasing and it has become a sacred place for sake-loving Okinawans. The Sakana sushi next to the Makishi Public Market.
Sakurazaka can be said to be the back street of Naha City Kokusai Dori. Sakurazaka has long been the driving force of Okinawa's night culture, and it is an area known to Okinawa. "KARIYUSHI COFFEE AND BEER STAND" is the stylish cafe bar in the Sakurazaka introduced today.
Okinawa's aorta, Route 58. The restaurant that is a little famous in Chatan town along Route 58 is "Mrs Marko homemade pie restaurant American ★ American". This signboard, which I have often seen before, is familiar to anyone living in Okinawa.
Makishi Public Market located on a side street from Naha City's Kokusai Street. Shintenchi-dori, which is further from there. Senbero Tavern, which has a large variety of set meals and menus, is on Shintenchi street, and its name is Shintenchi.
Okinawan people who really like meat. We are an Okinawan citizen who loves pork to say "I eat everything except pig crying" but we also like steak. The people of Okinawa prefecture love the steak as they go to eat steak after drinking. Such a popular steak restaurant in Okinawa Prefecture is HAN'S.
Recently, delicious ramen restaurants and Tsukemen restaurants have increased in Okinawa. Among them, there is a resutaurant where ramen and Tsukemen are both delicious, located on the back alley of Kokusai Dori. That's Ryuuya. It is a rumor ramen shop that both ramen and Tsukemen using home-made noodles are very delicious.
Motobu Town is famous for its many delicious restaurants for Okinawa soba. However, Motobu town is not only a restaurant for Okinawa soba. There are also many canteens that offer delicious tonkatsu and set meals. Among them, Kinokawa Shokudo is a well-known and hidden restaurant.
A Okinawa soba town Motobu. There are many delicious Okinawa soba restaurants in Motobu Town. There are many delicious Okinawa soba shops along National Route 84, which links Nago City with Motobu Town, and it is also called Soba Highway in the local area. I went to Sobaya Yoshiko at the entrance to the ruined Soba highway.
Locally popular Chinese restaurant in Itoman "Mensaku". It is a Chinese restaurant where you can eat delicious and hearty ramen and set meals at reasonable prices. Especially, I heard the rumor that the noodles are excellent, so I went to eat one day when I was hungry
You want to eat delicious meat !! You want to eat a good amount of delicious meat !! Sometimes you want the whole body to want meat. There are many delicious steakhouses in Okinawa for steak lovers Okinawa people. Among these, the recommended steak shop is the emerald of its founding 40 years near Okinawa Rycom.
There is a cafeteria that has been loved by locals for over 24 years in Naha City. The cafeteria crystal has full of delicious lunch menu. There are a lot of office workers working nearby during the daytime on weekdays and a family in the coffee shop on weekends. This time, I will introduce you to a delicious cafeteria crystal, which has a rich menu and is full of heart.
There is a delicious seafood tavern owned by a good-looking owner and a fisherman family in Tomigusuku City. That's Seafood tavern Kaikyou. It is an izakaya where you can eat delicious fresh Okinawan fish (in dialect Imaiyu) deliciously at a great price. A seafood tavern that has been introduced on local TV in Okinawa. I have tasted delicious fish dishes there and I would like to introduce it.
Not only the Makishi Public Market in Naha City, Senbero Tavern has gradually increased With the increasing variety of Senbero taverns, it has become fun to drink and drink. Meanwhile, Senbero Tavern, which offers Korean cuisine, has opened near Makishi Public Market. That's Gamihonten. It is a Senbero pub recommended for Korean lovers. I have been drinking several times, so this time I would like to introduce the Gamihonten.
Okinawa soba restaurant like a hiding place quietly standing in a quiet residential area of Naha city. It is today's "Kikuya". Kikuya is a Okinawa soba shop where you can eat delicious old Okinawa soba that celebrities visit. Okinawa soba made carefully is 100 foods a day only. I have been eating the precious Okinawa soba, so I will introduce it to everyone.
You can eat fresh fish dishes using freshly picked fish purchased in the morning. That is Nago fishing port fishery direct sales shop. It is located in the corner of Nago fishing port and is directly managed by Nago Fishery Cooperative Association, so freshness and taste of fish are no doubt. For those who like fish, I definitely want you to eat at this shop.
I participated in the Okinawa marathon, a full marathon event that we can run through the US military base only in Japan. And although I was in full marathon for the first time, I finished successfully! It was my first full-marathon challenge when I was 40 years old, but I was able to finish successfully. I was so happy that the cheering people on the roadside, and I was able to run to the end.
Sometimes we will want to eat very rich Tsukemen and ramen. When I am hungry, my body wants rich noodles and ramen at lunchtime. A very thick noodle with eating response, a thick rich Tsukemen soup. Drooling comes out just by imagining. Yumenoya where you can eat rich Tsukemen and ramen, recommend shops in Furujima, Naha City.
The island surrounded by beautiful sea, Okinawa. There is a wide variety of fish in the clear ocean of emerald blue. A fish inhabiting a subtropical ocean different from the mainland Japan. Of course, Okinawa has many delicious dishes using such diverse fish. When you want to eat good fish dishes, the restaurant of recommendation is "Oujima Seafood Restaurant" (Oujima Kaisanbutsu Shokudou)
"Eat everything except cries". It is a saying of Okinawa like pork. As we said, we really eat all of the pigs except for crying. As well as pork, we eat deliciously without spending all the viscera and face. Of course, we eat it until we cook the pig's blood tightly. Okinawa cuisine using such pig's blood is "Chii-Iricha". If I literally translate it, "Stir and boiled pig blood". Knowing the meaning may not cause appetite very much (laugh). Because it's boiled with pig's blood. But this is the only pork dish that can be eaten only in Okinawa. Recently the number of restaurant to offer in Okinawa Prefecture has also decreased. A restaurant famous for such delicious Chii-Iricha is "Hisamatsu Shokudou" in Kin Town. This time I will introduce that Hisamatsu Shokudou.
There is a cheap Okinawan cuisine restaurant even in the city center of Naha. That is Mikasa. It is a well-known mass eatery which has been operating in Naha city for more than 50 years. The cuisine made by Okinawa Ammar (meaning lady in dialect) is a simple and gentle taste of home-cooked Okinawa cuisine. And the price is reasonable and it is a wallet-friendly restaurant. I ate lunch in Mikasa with my children along the stroll in Naha. This time I will introduce about Mikasa like that.
Even in the famous Tenkaippin product of that very thick rich ramen we can finally be able to do SENBERO. A cheap SENBERO with Beer 3 cups and appetizer at 1,000 yen. It is perfect also for rich ramen and beer even for a little drink on the way home from work. I have tried SENBERO in Tenkaippin.
Okinawa boasts the catch of one of Japan's best tuna. "Tuna bar WAIWAI" located in Sakae town Naha-city is a restaurant where you can eat dishes using fresh tuna landing in such a sea near Okinawa. It is a delicious tuna dish bar that used fresh 'Churaumi Tuna' caught in Okinawa near the sea. At the end of the year, we had delicious tuna dishes and liquor at the tuna bar.
Hamburger steak with volume full of homemade and delicious meat juice. And it won the Naha Curry Grand Prix winning black Curry. A restaurant that can eat such tasty dishes is located in Naha city "Nuji Bonbon Z". It's a bit strange and funny restaurant name, but its dish is definitely excellent. Since I ate lunch in "Nuji Bonbon Z", I will introduce this restaurant.
There is a restaurant in Nishihara town, where the taste of handmade is a creed and firmly filling the stomach. Nishihara town specialty restaurant, it is Restaurant Machida. The menu with plenty of volume at reasonable prices has been loved by Nishihara people for more than 30 years. I have eaten a delicious chicken of exquisite dishes at the restaurant Machida that cherish the handmade taste.
Speaking of Soba in Okinawa, Okinawa soba made with 100% wheat flour is mainstream. There are restaurant that have delicious Japanese soba using buckwheat flour in such Okinawa. It is Esunohana that uses delicious buckwheat made in Oogimi village and boiled freshly made Japanese soba. It is a restaurant that you can enjoy fresh aroma and taste of buckwheat because they cook a Japanese soba after receiving an order. I was hungry on the way back from the Kunigami trail walk
Trail walk that we can enjoy the subtropical forest only in Japan. I participated in that Kunigami Trail Walk. Trailwalk and trail run that will celebrate the 6th this year. Even if I am Okinawan people, Yanbaru natural forest that we rarely get into usually. I participated in a trail walk where I can enjoy the nature of Yanbaru with my child. It was a very pleasant event, as I was able to feel the natural sound and wind and smell of Yanbaru forest.
There is a long-established dining room that is loved in Okinawa City for more than 40 years since its foundation in 1964. That is Marunaga shokudou. Cooking with plenty of fresh vegetables and making the taste of Umami popular among local elderly and regular customers. And plenty of volume. Over 40 years, I went to the Marunaga shokudou to eat cuisine that has been loved in the local Okinawa city.
Do you know that there was a soba that became the roots of Okinawa soba? "Toujin soba" called the origin of Okinawa soba was sold in 1902 and developed. It is said that it is now near Okinawa soul food of Okinawa local people. The roots of Okinawa soba, reproduced for the first time in 110 years, "Toujin soba". If you like Okinawa soba, you should definitely eat Toujin soba. There is a restaurant where we can eat such Toujin soba in Yaese town Uchina-ya. I went to the Uchina-ya soon.
Okinawa and Brazil mixed restaurant! That is in Nago City Brazil Shokudou (dining room). Brazilian cuisine made by Brazilian shopkeeper and Okinawa soba are famous restaurant. And he worked for many years at Brazilian coffee plantation, also managed a coffee specialty shop, the authentic Brazilian coffee where the owners who have walked with coffee for many years are brewed. I have tasted Okinawa soba and Brazilian coffee at home in Brazil Shokudou.
It is tasty, has plenty of volume and you can eat at reasonable prices Chinese restaurant. That is in Kin Town Nanryuuen (South Dragon Garden). Although it is not a famous restaurant, it is a delicious Chinese cuisine that is tastefully delicious and is a locally coherent Chinese restaurant bustling with local families. Especially "deep-fried chicken" is a volume and its taste, it has attracted many local customers from long ago. I went to eat lunch with my children in such a Nanryuuen.
Popular tourist attractions in Okinawa, it is American Village and Sunset Beach in Mihama Chatan town. Mihama area has various shops and restaurants, and is an area crowded with a lot of tourists every day. There are various restaurants in Mihama area and I think you may be worried about where you should eat. If you want to eat delicious Okinawa cuisine crowded with local people, "Mihama Shokudou" is recommended. From lunch to dinner, the Mihama shokudou is full of local Okinawan, you can eat delicious and plentiful Okinawa cuisine at reasonable prices. Besides Okinawa soba and Champloo, deep Okinawan cuisine, "Hone jiru (Bone soup)" is also delicious. I will introduce about such Mihama shokudou.
Okinawa people love meat so much. Especially Okinawa people love steak. In famous TV program, Okinawa citizens who eat steaks after drinking have been introduced, but Okinawa people likes steaks as much as that. So there are lots of delicious steak restaurants in Okinawa. Meanwhile, a restaurant recommendation is in Okinawa City Restaurant Kuni. Combination of thick steak, raw garlic, and special sauce is excellent! This time I will introduce such restaurant Kuni.
Heisei Last summer festival, I went to Mongol 800 music festival "What a Wonderful World 18" Summer festival even in November! This is Okinawa. Summer Music Festival held once every two years, hosted by Okinawa-born artist Mongol 800. It is the last summer festival of Heisei era at Chura SUN Beach, Toyosaki, a popular beach in Okinawa. It was the highest comfortable festival bathed in the sea breeze by the clean sea of Chura SUN beach. This time I will tell you the impression of participating in the Mongol 800 Summer music festival. Sorry I could only join one day on November 4th (Sunday) with my demands. On the contrary, I enjoyed music and drinks from 12 o'clock lunch time to 9 o'clock night.
Okinawa soba, Goya champuloo, Chiiricyaa etc. There are lots of unique dishes in Okinawa. But Okinawa cuisine is not the only one. There are lots of Okinawa's special soup dishes such as goat soup, beef soup and horse soup. It is a local restaurant that is good at Okinawa's distinctive soup dish with a full volume, Maasandou in Haebaru town. Squid ink soup, Inamuduchi soup, Nakami soup, etc. Okinawa's unique soup dish is cheap and delicious mass eatery. At lunch time it is crowded with working father, families at night and are popular cafeteria in the local area. This time I will introduce such a Maasandou.
I went to the Okinawa Industrial Festival where all the products and services of local companies that are closely related to the life of Okinawa come together. Familiar companies looking at TV commercial on a daily basis, as well as companies that are found at supermarkets and convenience stores, shops that have heard names, products of unfamiliar companies, etc. Okinawa Industry festival that we can experience products and services of various companies and shops active in Okinawa at once! It was fresh and fun just looking at the stalls and shops that are completely different from the regular festival. This time I will introduce the state of such Okinawa industry festival for a brief moment.
There are lots of mass eateries where you can eat Okinawa home cuisine such as Okinawa soba, champuru set meal, Nakami soup, etc. at a reasonable price with full volume. A popular dining hall that continues to support Okinawa people stomach appetite. This time I will introduce one such Okinawan cafeteria "Yachimun Shokudou". Okinawa home-cooked dishes of all kinds are abundant full volume. It is a perfect cafeteria for lunch and work.
There are many resort hotels in Okinawa. Eating delicious lunch buffet at such a resort hotel is also a secret fun of Okinawa citizens. Lunch Biking at a resort hotel which is somewhat different from everyday life. Actually, did you know that Okinawan citizens can eat Hotel buffet at little bit great price? That is "Churatoku". If you make a reservation in Churatoku, you can enjoy various hotel buffing a little with advantage. This time we have enjoyed lunch buffet at a long-established hotel in Onna village, Sun marina hotel at great price.
After all, Okinawa's lunch menu is Okinawa soba. And it is "beef soup" that I want you to eat in Okinawa people and tourists as well. And both of them are delicious restaurant is "Sobaya Kirabaru". I've been eating Okinawa soba and beef soup in Sobaya Kirabaru.
Speaking of Okinawan cuisine, what do you think of? There are lots of Okinawa's distinctive cuisines such as Soki soba, Taco Rice, Champloo. Meanwhile, there are many Okinawan cuisines that people who know, only the local men do eat. That is beef soup, Goat soup (dialect Hiijya), Duck soup, Horse soup. Of course, each meat and internal organs stewed as it is soup. It is not a very major dish, like eating at specialty shops, but it is also a popular dish with persistent fans in each. A restaurant where you can taste such beef soup, goat soup, duck soup and horse sup is "Manpuku Shokudou" in Nanjo City. I tried eating beef soup, goat soup, duck soup and horse soup at such a comfortable dining room.
A well-established dining restaurant where we can easily taste more than 30 kinds of Okinawan home cuisine such as champloo and simmered dish. That is in Naha city "Mikado". You can eat homemade home cooking of Okinawa's aunits at a reasonable price. Because it is open from early morning until late at night, it is a popular dining hall for Okinawa people and taxi drivers on the way home from work. It is also famous as a restaurant of the original Okinawa Champon.
The meat lovers it is Uchina-nanchu (Okinawa people)! Okinawa people do like not only pork. We also like beef. There are customs in Okinawa to eat a variety of meat such as Soki soba (pork), Hiijar (goat), Ahiraa soup (duck). It is such meat, but beef is the best, is not it? In Okinawa it is called Gyuujiru (beef soup), there is a unique soup with plenty of beef. "Ie beef direct selling shop" that Beef soup of Okinawa prefecture brand beef "Ie beef" can be easily eaten in Itoman City. As the name suggests, it is a directly managed shop which they go to processing and sales from Ie cattle's stock raising company in-house. Since it is a directly managed store, we can eat Ie beef cheaply and deliciously.
If you come to Okinawa as much as you can, you would like to eat pork cutlet of Agu pig. Gentle taste It is completely different from ordinary pig pork cutlets, which is a crispy pork cutlet of Agu pig. A restaurant that Agu pork cutlets are delicious, "Cochon" in Naha city. We are happy that Cochon also does Senbero that you can drink 3 alcohol and knob at 1,000 yen. Delicious pork cutlet and beer can be eaten together. This time I will introduce such a Coshon.
Happy Senior Day is near, so I occasionally went to eat delicious with my parents. Since I go out with my parents after a long absence, I went to eat Hotel Buffet, which I have never been to. So we chose Loisir hotels in Naha. It is a hotel near Naha harbor, but I have never be before. We ate a lunch buffet at such a restaurant at Loisir Hotel "Fontaine".
Hot summer nationwide continues. If this hot day continues, is not the appetite falling down? But at such times, let's eat Okinawa soba with stamina full marks and rejuvenate. Nago City's municipal market has a dining room where you can eat Okinawa soba with stamina full marks. That is Sakura Shokudou (dining room). Sakura shokudou No.1 Okinawa soba is "Stamina Moyashi soba" which contains plenty of sprouts, chives and pork. I have eaten this stamina Moyashi soba in hot summer.
On sunny days it is nice to drive. Pleasant blue sky in Okinawa, and the drive while watching the beautiful sea is the best feeling. If you drive southern part of Okinawa, there is a drive-in restaurant that I recommend. That is "Gushikami Drive in". It is a restaurant that has been loved by many of the locals for many years. The lunch menu unique to Okinawa is rich in volume, said A lunch or B lunch.
When going out with family, it is nice to have a restaurant where you can eat both Tsukemen and ramen, right? If you eat lots of ramen with your children with different taste preferences, you can eat happily without fighting. At that time the perfect ramen shop is in Yomitan village "Menya Shirosaki". Although it is a small ramen restaurant, there are various kinds of ramen, and Tsukemen is a delicious shop.
Okinawa's Air gateway, Naha airport. It is the gateway connecting Okinawa and Japan, and the world. Tens of thousands of people use every day. It seems that most of people coming to Okinawa sightseeing use it. Although it is such Naha airport, there are many souvenir shops, and unfortunately there are few restaurants recommended. Because of the tenant fee at the airport, the current situation is that there are few restaurants that can be easily casually eaten because of a higher charge. Although it is such a Naha airport, there is a mass cafeteria used by airport officials. With that name as it is, "Kuukou Shokudou (Airport cafeteria)". At the Kuukou Shokudou, you can eat Soki soba and champuru set menu of Okinawa standard at reasonable prices. It is recommended for people who are not satisfied because the price of airport restaurant is expensive.
"We eat everything except pigs' barks." Okinawa citizen who likes pork like being told. After World War II, Agu, a pig inherent to Okinawa, was almost extinct for a while, but by farmers' efforts in recent years, it has also increased in Okinawa Prefecture. Agu pork that has long been loved by Okinawa citizens. There is a restaurant where you can eat pork cutlet and Soki soba with such Agu. That is "Nangokutei" in Yaese town. Agu pigs raised carefully on their own farms are completely different from ordinary pork. I ate such an excellent pork cutlet and Soki soba.
The sunny sun with a brisk appearance. Sweat that will not stop as soon as you walk outside. The sun in Okinawa in summer is murderous sunshine and tends to get down to the heat. My appetite is gone. But at such times I will want to eat Okinawa soba. The appetite falls, there is Okinawa soba restaurant which is perfect for the hot summer of Okinawa. It is in Yaese town "Okinawa soba specialty restaurant Shimabukuya". It is a pig bone base soup, but it is perfect for the summer of hot Okinawa with refreshing taste. This time I will introduce the delicious Okinawa soba shops to survive the hot summer.
There was a mysterious restaurant in Motobu town which has been operating since I was a child. That name is "Drive in restaurant Hawaii". This is Okinawa Why is it Hawaii? I was thinking that it was a restaurant with a mysterious name though a child. I often go by car in front of Hawaii, but in reality I had never been in restaurant. Restaurant Hawaii I thought that it was wonderful from my childhood. I finally went to Hawaii! A long-established, well-established drive-in restaurant Hawaii, 43 years ago. It was delicious and had plenty of volume restaurant.
Established in 1973, Okinawa soba long-established restaurant for over 40 years. That is Yui in Ginowan City. Okinawa soba specialty restaurant at noon, Izakaya that you can enjoy Okinawa cuisine at night. It is also a okinawa soba restaurant that challenges the taste of the new Okinawa soba while preserving the taste of old-fashioned long-established stores. I have tasted such a well-established Okinawa soba.
I went to the B'z LIVE-GYM Pleasure 2018 HINOTORI! I was able to taste Inaba's raw song and Mr. Matsumoto's guitar raw sound in the same space, and I was able to have a very happy time. I really got a lot of Pleasure. I appreciate being able to experience B'z LIVE in Okinawa! This time it is not my introduction of Okinawa, but my impression as just a B'z fan. Please pardon.
Do you know that? Actually, Okinawa boasts the catch of the tuna is in Japan. A restaurant where you can eat fresh tuna-rice bowls that are not frozen is "Oyajinomaguro" (mean father's tuna) in Senagajima Umikaji terrace. As you can imagine from the name of the shop, it is a restaurant where you can eat the fresh tuna rice bowl the fisher who is a seafarer has acquired. In other words, it is a restaurant baked directly by a fisherman. The son couple withdraws out the deliciousness and charm of the fresh tuna preeminent freshly picked up by father at Payao in the southern part of Okinawa and it provides the taste and charm. I will introduce such a tuna bowl of Oyajinomaguro.
Homemade hand-made raw noodles that took time and effort, soup that is delicious taste clearly. Such Okinawa soba can be eaten in Teianda in the new city center of Naha city. Teianda is Okinawan dialect, and it means the fat of hands when literal translation is done. It makes sense to cook with all my heart spending so much time as to soak my hands. I ate delicious Okinawa soba made with homemade hand-made raw noodles that took time to make.
Okinawa soba, thick and rich is delicious, but on hot days the Okinawa soba with a refined taste is also delicious. The restaurant where you can eat Okinawa soba of elegant and firm soup stock is Kinchichi soba in Yomitan village. While respecting the taste of traditional Okinawa soba, it is a restaurant that is pursuing the taste of new Okinawa soba. Even if the appetite is falling on a hot day, you can eat delicious Okinawa soba.
A beautiful setting sun in Okinawa, beautiful sea, and departure and arrival of a powerful plane. Then, while watching such a beautiful sunset, you can enjoy exquisite Italian cuisine in Senagajima island in Tomigusuku city, that is "POSILLIPO cucina meridionale". It is an Italian restaurant located on the hill of the popular sightseeing spot in Okinawa, Senagajima Umikaji terrace. Simple is best You can enjoy South Italian cuisine at reasonable price. The view from the hill of Senagajima is also the best. Italian restaurant that is perfect for families or dating. This time I will introduce such POSILLIPO.
There is a restaurant in Ginoza village where you can eat fresh live shrimp dishes from a fish pond. That is Tamaya. Shrimp cusine which is taken fresh and living still is the best! You can eat the best fresh shrimp dish more than this. If you like prawns you will definitely be satisfied with no mistake. Even if you do not like shrimp, I recommend you to try this freshness once.
Speaking of Okinawa, its distinctive Okinawan cuisine is famous. Okinawa soba, champloo, Zenzai, Miso soup, etc. There are lots of Class B gourmet that was arranged differently from Okinawa prefecture totally differently. It is Taco rice that you should not forget such Okinawa distinctive B grade gourmet. It is Okinawa's unique Champloo (Mix) dish which puts ingredients of Mexican cuisine tacos on rice. Speaking of such a taco rice birthplace, it is King Tacos in Kin Town. Taco Rice which Mr. Matsuzo Gibo of the founder of the King Tacos invented in 1984, the popularity spread mainly in the Okinawa citizens and the US soldiers, with its volume and punchy taste spreading, now it is in Okinawa's leading cuisine became. This time I will introduce King Tacos, a birthplace of Taco Rice.
A new sight which is in the back street a little from Naha city international street (Kokusai-dori), it is Kokusai-dori Yatai-mura (International street stall village). At Individual stall we can enjoy tasty dishes making use of Okinawan ingredients and liquor. There are lots of stalls offering 3 cups of liquor and knobs set for a thousand yen (Senbero), and you can drink from lunch even more. As it is an open atmosphere, even a family with a small child can go to drink at the International street stall village. Tontonmi where we can be enjoyed cooking using pork made in Okinawa Prefecture from such International street stall village. I brewed beer with my child from lunch time on holiday.
There are many cheap and good taverns around Makishi public market in Naha city. Senbero, which has a set of three alcohol and knobs at only 1,000 yen, is a very happy system for Okinawans who love alcohol. Of course tourists can also eat delicious beer and knobs at Senbero. If you come to sightseeing in hot Okinawa, you would like to have a cold beer at Senbero Izakaya from noon. Senbero Izakaya is perfect for lunch and last drink at the end of the night En-Dining. It is an izakaya where you can enjoy sake and knob cheaply at Senbero from 3 o'clock in the day until 12 o'clock in the evening.
There are really a lot of classic Okinawan cuisines such as FuChanpuru and Okinawa soba. Would you like to try Okinawan cuisine, which is usually eaten by local people, for tourists coming from outside Okinawa Prefecture? Such routine Okinawan cuisine such as Fu Champloo or Okinawa soba is good, and A cheaply eatery cafeteria is located in Yonabaru Town Ikeda shokudou. Ikeda shokudou is a popular dining hall loved by many of the locals. It is a popular cafeteria crowded with locals at lunch and dinner. This time I will introduce Ikeda shokudou.
Senbero Izakaya continues to increase in Naha's international street and around the Makishi public market. Senbero that you can enjoy 3 cups of alcohol and a good knob with only 1,000 yen is a wonderful system for drinkers, which is gentle to wallets and our stomachs. Since the knobs vary from bar to Izakaya, it is interesting to enjoy the taste of each restaurant. In the meantime, a shop where you can enjoy fresh sashimi, delicious fish dishes and delicious beers with 1,000 yen, Uobou. Because it is directly managed by the fresh fish shop, you can drink a good beer with a fresh sashimi. I will introduce such Uobou.
I want to eat rich, thick ramen with Gattsuri type but not only rich, but I want to eat refresh aftertaste. There is ramen restaurant that is perfect for such luxurious requests. That is in Yuushin in Yaese town. Grilled pig meat with plenty of bean sprouts, plus garlic and pig fat are good ramen. This time I ate such a wishful tasty ramen.
Sometimes we want to eat good food. I would like to eat lots of delicious dishes with a full stomach. At that time, after all the hotel dinner buffet! Rich in kinds of dishes, satisfied from adults to children! You can be full of stomach. When my brother's family returned home to Okinawa during the consecutive holidays, we enjoyed the dinner buffet at the Chatan Hilton Hotel <b id="underline">SURIYUN</b> as occasional luxury. SURIYUN is the dialect of Okinawa meaning "everyone gathers, gathers up". As the name suggests, families gathered and enjoyed delicious dinner. Although it was a bit expensive compared to lunch buffet, <b id="em">We were very happy with delicious desserts for over 60 kinds of rich dishes! From my grandpa and grandma to a 1 year old child, our stomach became full.</b>
Speaking B-class gourmet in Okinawa, there are various kind foods such as Okinawa soba, pork egg, Champloo. But do not forget Taco Rice. It is taco rice to eat the ingredients of Mexican national meal tacos on rice. It's the name's food. It is also popular food for travelers coming from outside Okinawa. Such a taco rice, it is possible to eat a little unusual taco rice which arranged like Okinawa at Tomishiro Taco Rice. It is still a new restaurant just opened in 2017. I ate taco rice which was arranged like Okinawa.
Okinawa Island surrounded by the sea. Okinawa is only subtropical climate in Japan and has many kinds of fish different from mainland Japan. And there are also many Okinawan original dishes using fish from Okinawa. Among such unique fish dishes in Okinawa, is not it "Ikasumi soup (Squid ink soup)" famous for being televised on TV? Ikasumi soup that became black in a squid. Ikasumi's unique umami and richness will not be forgotten once you eat it. And if you want to eat delicious Ikasmi soup set menu, Uomaru in Naha city is recommended. It is the restaurant operated by fishmonger directly, you can eat fresh fish dishes at reasonable prices. This time I will introduce the Ikasumi soup set menu of Uomaru to everyone.
There is a narrow trail that enters a side street, a long slope road, and a famous restaurant of Ramen and Tsukemen which is a place that it is difficult to understand. That is Menya-Gochi in Okinawa city. It is a ramen shop in an incomprehensible place, but it is a famous restaurant where visitors are constantly coming to visit. I have eaten such Gochi's Tsukemen and Mazemen.
Tsukemen, which has recently become well established in Okinawa. Tsukemen with eating responses noodle to thick soup is becoming a staple of Okinawa's lunch menu following Okinawa soba, ramen. Speaking of popular Tsukemen shops in Okinawa, Jinbei, Sanchikuju, Taishouken, Menya KEIJIRO, etc. are famous. But I should not forget Garyuya! Not only Tsukemen, Ramen is also an exquisite shop, I went to Garyuya to try that taste.
Okinawa soba town, Motobu town. There are many Okinawa soba restaurant in the Motobu town. There is a long-established Okinawa soba restaurant that has been loved by local people for over half a century in such a fierce battlefield in Okinawa soba. I introduce today Tsuruya. Homemade noodles using wood ash and a gentle tasting soup is simple but deep taste. Its gentle taste attracts many Okinawa people. This time I will introduce Okinawa soba of such Tsuruya.
Senbero Izakaya continues to increase in Izakaya around Naha international street and Makishi public market. Senbero that you can enjoy 3 cups of alcohol and a knob with just 1,000 yen is a wonderful system friendly to the locals wallet who love drinking. In November 2017, a new bar joined such a Senbero Izakaya. That is Shimojiya. There are 3 cups of drinks and 2 knobs for just 1,000 yen, it is a pretty good cost perfomance izakaya</b>. From the Makishi public market, we can also enjoy good Senbero menu in a pretty hideaway SENBERO Izakaya Shimoji.
SENBERO is prevalent in pubs around Naha's international street and Makishi public market. 3 cups of alcohol and a casual ease to eat knobs for a thousand yen, the Izakaya that offers SENBERO menu is on the rise. SENBERO menu was offered in such a popular hormone roast meat restaurant KEMURI international street shop. So, I tried KEMURI's SENBERO menu.
Ramen is no longer an exaggeration to say that it is a national food of Japan. But recently the popularity of Tsukemen and Mazemen has also increased. Of course, there are a lot of delicious Tsukemen restaurant in Okinawa too. Speaking of a famous popular Tsukemen shop in Okinawa, it is "Menya KEIJIRO" in Okinawa City. It is a popular Tsukemen restaurant with exquisite rich Mazemen and Tsukemen with thick fish and chicken soup. I have tried to eat such Tsukemen and Mazemen of Menya KEIJIRO.
The aorta of Okinawa, Route 58. There is a red building standing long ago along that national road 58. It is one of the oldest Chinese restaurants in Okinawa Kuzyakurou (mean Peacock Church). If Okinawa locals, it is probably a red building that everyone has seen. But it is surprisingly rare that they know the long-established Chinese restaurant. Although such an old-fashioned Chinese restaurant Kuzyakurou, you can eat delicious Chinese cuisine at reasonable prices at lunch time. If you did not know, please try lunch of the Kuzyakurou at once.
Rich, punchy ramen like Iekei-ramen, or rich taste such as Tonkotsu ramen is also good, but sometimes we will want to eat ramen with tasty flavor and nostalgic taste as well. Just not only taste but also the taste of old-fashioned traditional Chinese soba, which a solid Umami worked, you will want to eat sometimes. The shop of recommendation at such time is "Shinata soba Kadekaru" in Yonabaru town. You can enjoy the taste of delicious Chinese soba which matched soup spreading elegant flavor for old-fashioned medium-sized straight noodles.
When you come to Okinawa travel, what will you buy for souvenirs? There are many kinds of special products in Okinawa, such as Chinsukou Beni-imo tart, Yachimun (Okinawa pottery), Awamori, just choosing souvenirs is fun. But it is hard to choose a souvenir to send to an important person such as a workplace or a friend. To such you, Okinawa souvenir that I recommend as Okinawa local people is TIMELESS CHOCOLATE in Mihama American Village in Chatan Town. It is a simple and stylish chocolate shop using brown sugar from Okinawa Prefecture and cocoa beans around the world. If you enjoy shopping and eating at Mihama American Village, why not try stylish Okinawa souvenir at TIMELESS CHOCOLATE.
Do you want to eat delicious Chinese cuisine? You'd like to eat lots of stomach at a great price at authentic Chinese cuisine, don't you? Yang Kyou Fang where is the Chinese restaurant and recommended in such situation in Naha city. Boasting tremendous support in the business district of Naha city, it is a popular restaurant where you can eat authentic Chinese cuisine. Especially at lunch, you can eat authentic Chinese cuisine with plenty volume at reasonable price. If you want to eat Chinese food full of stimulus and umami, Yang Kyou Fang is the BEST!
Even if I say Okinawa soba to a bite, there are many kinds of it unexpectedly. There are various kinds by topping of soba such as Soki soba, Sanmainiku soba, Tebichi soba, Yushitoufu soba and so on. What is surprisingly popular among such Okinawa soba is Yushitoufu soba! The gentle sweetness and softness of Yushitoufu makes a difference in the taste of Okinawa soba. And, if you say the original ancestor of Yushitoufu soba, Takaesu soba. But this Takaesu soba is not just Yushitoufu soba. Nakami soba is delicious and its history is old, it is a popular menu. I went the Takaesu soba this time and have eaten Nakami soba. The Nakami is the pig's internal organs with Okinawa's words. It is eaten often in Okinawa as a Nakami soup.
The area popular for tourists, Chatan town. The Mihama American Village has many fun shops and stylish cafes. Lunch at a fashionable cafe is also nice, but if you will want to eat ramen or Tsukemen that you've been toothed. At that time the shop of my recommendation is TSUKEMEN-GT. Personally I think that it is the best Tsukemen shop in Chatan. Homemade noodles with thick Tsukemen soup and eating response. If you come to Chatan and go to eat noodles, you should first go to TSUKEMEN-GT.
For many years there is a famous Okinawa soba restaurant, which has met the stomach of local people in Nago City. I introduces today Marutaka Soba. It founded in 1948, it is a long-established Okinawa soba restaurant, which has been loved by Nago City for more than 70 years. I went to a long-established store that has long supported the stomachs of children in the growing season of Nago City, and I have tasted that Okinawa soba.
Rich Tonkotsu ramen is also good, but sometimes we want to eat good miso ramen. It is good, but it is painful. There are times when you want to eat miso ramen by sweating while sweating. In such a time, I recommend a good ramen restaurant Toraibal. It is a rich, good and spicy miso ramen shop.
In Naha city there are many delicious Okinawa soba restaurants, but in fact there are many good ramen shops. This time I went to a ramen famous shop in Shuri of Naha city "Byakko (white tiger)" and ate a rich Tonkotsu Shouyu ramen (pork bone soy sauce ramen). It was pretty tasty so I will introduce it to everyone.
Every woman likes Italian food, is not she? We are happy if we can eat delicious Italian at an affordable price. I would like to recommend to such Italian Izakaya in Itoman City Osteria MUC. At the Osteria MUC, I ate reasonably priced Italian delicious cusine, so I will introduce it to everyone.
Okinawa soba is good. Rich ramen is also good. But occasionally you will want to eat delicious Tsukemen. A heavy soup, thick noodles with eating response. There are times when I want to eat such good tasting Tsukemen. So, I went to a rich and delicious Tsukemen shop "Garyu-ya". The Garyu-ya is famous as a rich Tsukemen for fish and chicken soup stock. I have tried that taste, so I will introduce it to everyone.
Yomitan village located just in the middle of Okinawa main island. There are many good Okinawa soba shops in Yomitan Village, which had been prosperous as an Okinawa lodging town in the past. This time, the combination of the three types of meat of Soki, Tebichi, and Sanmainiku is superb "Banzyutei" on a firm soup of bonito to introduce. Banzyutei's Okinawa soba is exquisitely matched with the refreshing bonito soup and the three kinds of meat's exquisite feeling, so you will not get tired of eating it every day.
Senbero that mean you can drink 3 alchohol and delicious knobs at a thousand yen. Adachiya has been spreading such a Senbero to Okinawa. Adachiya located behind the Makishi public market in Naha city is a sacred place for drink lovers in Okinawa. It is Adachiya, a sanctuary for drinkers in Okinawa, but you can enjoy Senbero in places other than Naha city. This time I went to Adachiya located in Itoman City which opened in 2017. Of course, I also tried Senbero.
In Okinawa, there are many dining rooms where you can eat plenty at reasonable prices. The Oak Restaurant in Okinawa City is a dining room where you can enjoy a full-size meal full of stomach at affordable price. The restaurant not popular among tourists, but very popular in locals, the oak restaurant. I recently ate lunch at the oak restaurant so I will introduce it.