Nihon-kai Sakana-machi Fish Market

This is the largest seafood market selling products of the Sea of Japan, and is host to 70 establishments. There are a lot of seafood restaurants in Tsuruga Port offering fresh catch. Apart from fresh seafood and marine products, you can buy sea cabbage and other delicacies to make a good souvenir of your trip to Fukui. From November to March, Echizen crab, mackerel and heshiko (pickled mackerel) are widely available. Be sure to check out and try a local seafood bowl, crab, sweet prawns and many other delicacies. Every morning the so-called “morning market” is conducted at the port when you can buy seafood products at a discount.

Nihon-kai Sakana-machi Fish Market

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