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Kuroshio Market

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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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 16 February 2018
PEili K
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Singapore, Singapore
Fish market

There are a lot of fresh seafood sell here. Besides sea food, some of the vendors sell fruits... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
irenap2017
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Tangerang, Indonesia
via mobile
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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...more
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1527 Kemi, Wakayama 641-0014, Wakayama Prefecture
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+81 73-448-0008
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I was surprised how fresh of the seafood they that they have. It was a very good reasonable price or consider cheap! The drink is selling at the BBQ area but there is a self-service free water in the other side. I didn’t know the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank YuuAKAJill
Reviewed 16 February 2018

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

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank PEili K
Reviewed 23 January 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2017
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

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank irenap2017
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

Date of experience: September 2017
1  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.

Date of experience: March 2017
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

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank liewy99
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

Date of experience: January 2017
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.

Date of experience: December 2016
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

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank iho1118
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Response from ATLC2015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I asked my way along at the station and then took a bus number 2 which was the wrong bus. It should have been bus number 3 which will take you directly to the market. Best to be there before 11 am to get a good spot to... More
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