Food & Drink

Neo Megusta

A new standing bar opened this March right next to Akasaka Station, and with a bright pink neon sign, you can’t miss it! When you first order, the staff will hand you a card with a local subway station name on it, which they will then call out for subsequent orders—so be sure to remember yours! With a menu of small dishes, local sake and Kyushu shochu, Neo Megusta makes for a good first (or second? or third?) stop on a Fukuoka-style pub crawl. For some local flavor, try the bite-sized seared mentaiko or smoked salted mackerel. Opens early, so stop by if you have the afternoon off, you won’t be the only one there.

Menu: Sparkling wine ¥500, wine/glass ¥400~, sake ¥400~, shochu ¥400~, umeshu ¥500, smoked salted mackerel ¥180, mackerel with sesame ¥380, seared mentaiko ¥380, karaage fried chicken ¥380, assorted ham platter ¥780, beef shoulder steak (180g) ¥780

*Foreign language menu: English / Cash only / No reservations / Smoking room inside

Originally published in Fukuoka Now Magazine (fn237, Sep. 2018)

Neo Megusta
Address : 1-10-16 Akasaka, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka [ MAP ]
Open : 13:00~24:30 (L.O. for food 23:30, L.O. for drink 24:00)
Close : Never
Bar & Pub
Published: Aug 28, 2018 / Last Updated: Aug 28, 2018

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