Built in 1960, the iconic Tenjin Building features an exterior of brown Arita-yaki tiles. In its basement is Sakau, a long-standing purveyor of tempura that opened in Nakasu in 193...

Tenjin Bldg. B1F, 2-12-1 Tenjin, Chuo-ku

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Shochu Bar Sunkujira

Kazuki Yanagisono, Shochu Bar Sunkujira’s owner and founder, specialises in one thing: shochu, the famed Kyushuan spirit. The bar’s collection of shochu is astonishing, with a cura...

2-3-33 Hirao, Chuo-ku

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Acchantei specialises in Nagasaki champon, a dish that was conceived in the 19th century to feed Chinese students living in Nagasaki...

5-1-23 Nishijin, Sawara-ku

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Hakata Hiiragi

Taiyaki are the perfect winter treat and Hakata Hiiragi serves some of the best in town. The shop was opened in 2013 by Yoh Daichi, who learnt his craft in Tokyo. Cooked in corn oi...

2-4-38 Daimyo, Chuo-ku

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Cafe Yu

In everything it does, Cafe Yu attempts to make the customer feel like they are in a mountain village. Despite being located deep in...

1F, 1-2-38 Daimyo, Chuo-ku

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Whisky Bar Leichhardt

Walking into Whisky Bar Leichhardt is a similar experience to stepping onto the set of a Bond film...

5F Nishimura Bldg., 2-2-1 Watanabe-dori, Chuo-ku

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At Tsukiyoshi, the style is less izakaya and more old school noodle joint. You snack while you drink and save the udon for last...

5-7 Susakimachi, Hakata-ku

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Wolfgang’s Steakhouse Fukuoka

Yearning for a good steak? Then look no further than Wolfgang’s Steakhouse, a New York icon now open in Fukuoka. Wolfgang’s uses only USDA Prime Black Angus, a certification attain...

Grand Hyatt 1F, 1-2-82 Sumiyoshi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka

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Maison De Yoshida

Across from the bustling food stalls along the Nakagawa River sits a French restaurant that every Fukuoka foodie knows and where many of Fukuoka’s elite have dined: Maison de Yoshi...

3-3-5 Haruyoshi, Chuo-ku

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Isshintei Honten

For 71 years, Isshintei Honten has been a mainstay of the Nagahama ramen district. Now considered the soul food of Hakata, Nagahama ramen was first conceived in the 1940s for...

1F NK Kitatenjin Bldg., 1-4-22 Nagahama, Chuo-ku

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