Nakaminato Fish Market (Hitachinaka City)
Popular with locals and visitors alike, this fish market is known for its affordable prices and restaurants serving up the freshest local seafood. Take in the scenes at the market then sit down for something to eat at one of the market’s restaurants. Dining options include conveyor belt sushi, sashimi, sea urchin, sea food rice bowls and many more. Many restaurants are also available for group bookings.
Furthermore, this fish market is just a short drive or 15 minute walk from Oarai Aquaworld Aquarium or a short train ride from Hitachi Seaside Park, making it the ideal addition to a day’s sightseeing in central Ibaraki.
19-8 Minatohoncho, Hitachinaka City, Ibaraki 311-1221
By public transport: 10 minutes' walk from Nakaminato Station on the Nakaminato Seaside Railway
By car: 10 minutes' drive from Hitachinaka IC on the Kita-Kanto Higashi-Mito Expressway
PARKING600 spaces (max. stay 4 hours)
Normal cars ¥100
Medium-sized cars ¥210
Large cars ¥340
Additional temporary parking is available during peak season.
HOURSOpening times vary for each market stall and restaurant
CLOSEDHolidays vary for each market stall and restaurant. However, at least park of the market is open at all times.