Tourist Attractions and Experiences

Izumisano Fisheries Cooperative Open-Air Fish Market

Savor the freshness of seafood through all the senses at this open-air fish market.

Basic information

At the Izumisano Fisheries Cooperative Open-air Fish Market, located adjacent to a fishing port, a wide variety of freshly caught seafood is available. Mantis prawns, swimming crabs, flatfish, sea bream, octopuses, and other seasonal sea delicacies are sold directly. Seafood caught in the afternoon, or hiruami, are put up for auction starting from around 2:30 p.m. The lively voices of those bidding at auctions create a vibrant, spirited atmosphere in the market. On the second floor of the building are seafood and BBQ restaurants, where visitors can have their freshly-bought fish cooked. Seafood BBQ, seafood donburi (rice bowl dish), fish tempura, and other dishes are served. This market also sells locally harvested vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

  • Location

    〒 598-0051 2-5187-101 Shinmachi, Izumisano-shi, Osaka
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  • Closed

  • Open

    Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays: 10:00 - 18:00
    Sundays: 8:00 - 18:00
    Auction sale starts at 14:30 every day except Wednesdays and Sundays
  • Directions

    Short taxi ride from Rinku Town Station on the Nankai Railway or JR Line, or from Izumisano Station on the Nankai Railway
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    Auction held at 14:30 on except Wed. & Sun
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  • Parking Available

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