近江町市場 （Oumicho Market) / 金沢 (Kanazawa)
Oumicho Market is located on central Kanazawa. Kanazawa is famous for fresh fishes. You can find good fresh fishes in Oumicho Market.
Not only fresh, but also seasonal. In winter season, you can find yellow tail with a lot of fat. It is really delicious.
Crab is also specialty in North area in Japan. People loves boiled crabs.
There are a lot of kinds of fishes. Please do not buy them without communicating with shop staff. If they like you, they will discount. Just talk with them and enjoy.
There are lot of tourists. I think one of the reason of so many tourists are Shinkansen. Shinkansen made one day trips from Tokyo to Kanazawa possible and a lot of people visit Kanaawa from Tokyo.
Not only fish, you can meet with various fresh foods.
You can meet with relatively cheap fresh foods than you buy it in other cities. A lot of tourists buy them a lot and send it by courier.
Preparated river fish called “Ayu”. Kanazawa also has beautiful mountain called Hakusan and beautiful water flows from Hamusan. River fishes are also very delicious.
Oysters. it is big You can it there.
If you have not eat “Nodo Guro” fish, please try it in Kanazawa. It must become your favorite.
In Omicho market, there are several restraints to eat fresh fish. However, you will have to wait in line. These restaurants are always very busy.