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Omicho Market

Kamiomicho, Kanazawa 920-0905, Ishikawa Prefecture
+81 76-231-1462
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Open: 8 am to 6 pm (varying with each store) - Closed: holidays; Jan. 1 to 4; and around Aug. 15
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (171 reviews)
“fruit” (73 reviews)
“clams” (44 reviews)
Kamiomicho, Kanazawa 920-0905, Ishikawa Prefecture
+81 76-231-1462

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a little gem of a place. Undercover, nicely laid out, everything you could want to see - fresh fish and fruit by the bucket load.

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful market. So clean, such variety, such friendly people. We had the most delicious sushi for an amazingly low price at the entrance of the market. First thing we did arriving in Kanazawa.

Thank magnusems
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interesting market but mainly Fish and fruit. Nice to visit and some really good sushi restaurants for lunch/dinner

Thank asilryan
Reviewed 3 days ago

There are many booths selling fish and you can have sashimi right at the booth. We paid 950 yen for a nice piece of tuna.

Thank Jesper47
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Being a keen fishermen with a life long interest in the ocean & it's inhabitants as well as once being a farmer it is not surprising I really enjoyed the Omicho Market & found it to be most interesting. There is a great variety of...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This street is all about seafood. Crab, fish, shrimp, you name it all. They sell a lot of fresh produce, but a lot of vendors also have food to go and street food you can enjoy. Go there early because the stall closes early, meaning...More

Thank victorcyho
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice Alot of variety of fish, sushi.. And many more Eat a sushi fresh cut and it was super good!!

Thank Inbal V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Try a stick of seafood and if you're more adventurous, indulge in a sea urchin fresh from the sea. Vegans and vegetarians will like the fruit and vegetable offerings. Grapes are humongous and tightly packed. Beautiful colors, loud merchants and small restaurants or booths. Lots...More

Thank Moowahine66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Omicho ichiba is located near Kanazawa castle park. You can walk there from Kanazawa station, it takes around 15minutes. There are lots of seafood stores and restaurants. Some stores sell vegetables or fruits. It is good place to have a lunch, however it’s very famous...More

Thank minneys_kitchen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's lovely to walk around here for a bit and see all the freshly catched sea creatures. It's a lot smaller than the fishmarket in Tokyo but it has more atmosphere in my opinion. Also try a fishbowl of sushi platter in one of the...More

Thank Sharon-Nijmegen
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George M
3 April 2017|
Response from Leo R | Reviewed this property |
Based on the three visits we made the sushi is fresh throughout the day.
7 January 2016|
Response from Lostagainhaha |
We are here now and it is really cold and still as busy as ever, I don't think the weather will affect the day to day stuff much.