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Kuroshio Market

1527 Kemi, Wakayama 641-0014, Wakayama Prefecture
+81 73-448-0008
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Slightly disappointed.

Check out that the tuna cutting was at 3pm but we waited for the specify bus for almost 45mins and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
PEili K
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Singapore, Singapore
My Trip to Osaka

Love Kuroshio Market. The seafood was fresh and reasonable in price. Love the fact that we grilled... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ATLC2015
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Singapore, Singapore
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50 minutes from Kansai International Airport (Osaka) by car. The largest number of tuna cutting shows in Japan. The fattiest part of tuna (Otoro) sushi is must-eat in this market. It's a kind of tourist seafood market. At the seaside BBQ area, you can grill & eat all the seafood purchased in Kuroshio Market. Some of the seafood can be prepared as Sashimi or steamed/boiled, free of charge.
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  • Very good48%
  • Average34%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“fresh seafood” (7 reviews)
“sashimi” (7 reviews)
“fruit” (6 reviews)
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1527 Kemi, Wakayama 641-0014, Wakayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Check out that the tuna cutting was at 3pm but we waited for the specify bus for almost 45mins and finally one bus came and hence we reach the place at around 4pm+. Closing time was 6pm but when we walk in, most of the...More

Thank PEili K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love Kuroshio Market. The seafood was fresh and reasonable in price. Love the fact that we grilled pur pick. Fun.

Thank ATLC2015
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

There are a lot of fresh seafood sell here. Besides sea food, some of the vendors sell fruits, snacks. there is a tuna cutting show also, after the show, they put small amount of the fresh cutting of tuna fish to be tasted, it was...More

Thank Irena P
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

They are offering two types of promotions for carpark, but you can choose to use only either one: 2 hours free parking for 2000 yen or more food purchase OR 1 hour free parking for 1000 yen or more for purchase of souvenirs Please note:...More

Thank EC-HK
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This is more a shopping arcade for tourists than a real, working market. That's not to say it's bad, it's just what it is. The tuna cutting demonstration is amazing to watch. Buying food and barbecuing it right there is a cool thing to do.

1  Thank Jon M
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Alot of fresh seafood to buy and eat. Got to watch the Tuna filleting event. (11:00am, 12:30p, and 3:00pm) If you come via public Bus, best to check the bus timings when u reached the market. You might have to wait up to an hour...More

3  Thank liew y
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We visited the fish market located inside the Marina City island in Wakayama. Free grills for trials are available for free in some of the particular restaurants / shops. The fish was really fresh and tasty. There are lots of different seafood related dry foods...More

1  Thank Justin9127
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The Sashimi is fresh. the price is bargain. The tuna is delicious. There has different kinds of Japanese food.

Thank claraykyam
Reviewed 9 December 2016

There's quite a bus ride from the JR Wakayama station to the Market but thankfully it was a direct bus. Made it just in time for their 12:30pm showing of the tuna cutting demonstration. Purchased some seafood for the outdoor BBQ and some fresh sushi...More

1  Thank Ivy H
Reviewed 20 November 2016

The place is prepared for tourists. We saw loads and loads of tourists coming to this place in tour buses. We are among them. The fish and fruits are expensive here. We witnessed the " Giant Tuna Cutting Demonstration" ---a show merely cutting of small...More

Thank kktengkkteng
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