5 awesome restaurants and foods around Itsukushima-Shirine in Hiroshima, Miyajima island

You absolutely want to visit Itsukushima-Shirine(厳島神社) if you travel in Hiroshima. The Shirine is located on Miyajima island. Look at the pictures above. Shirine and Shirine gate are floating in sea. They look amazing. Many people get fascinated by this beautiful scenery. Some couple hold their wedding parties at Itsukushima-Shirine because of that. Of course, you can enjoy excellent food on Miyajima island. OK! Now I am introducing top 5 restaurants and cafe there.

1. KAKI-YA (牡蠣屋): The most popular Oyster(Kaki) restaurant

Do you like Oyster? If you like it, you should go to KAKI-YA. Many flesh and good Oysters are caught around Miyajima island in Hiroshima prefecture. So you can enjoy awesome Oyster food at KAKI-YA. It’s said that KAKI-YA is the most popular Oyster restaurant on Miyajima island. They provide  raw Oysters, grilled Oysters and fried Oysters. But the most recommended menu is KAKI-YA-TEISHOKU (牡蠣屋定食). You cannot find out it in a menu book because it’s a secret menu. You can enjoy all raw, grilled and fried Oysters at the same time. You should try.

Open time: 10:00~18:00
Regular Holiday: Irregular
Credit Card: No

2. INATYU (いな忠):The cheapest restaurant of Conger bowl (Anago-Meshi)

Hiroshima is very famous for Conger bowl (Anago-meshi:あなご飯) as well as Oyster. Many tourists visit Hiroshima to eat good Congers bowl(Anago-meshi:あなご飯). INATYU is said to be the cheapest restaurant of Congers bowl(Anago-meshi:あなご飯) on Miyajima island. My most favorite menu is KIYOMORI-TEISHOKU (清盛定食), the combo of Congers bowl, Udon, and Tempura. You can enjoy many Japanese traditional foods at the same time. It sounds very nice, right?

Open time: 10:30~15:30
Regular Holiday: Thursday (But it opens everyday on November)
Credit Card: No

3. OKONOMIYAKI-KISHIBE (お好み焼き きしべ): Don’t miss out Hiroshima style Okonomiyaki

You cannot go back to your home without having Hiroshima style Okonomiyaki. It’s different from standard Okonomiyaki. Hiroshima style is the combination with Okonomiyaki and Yakisoba. It sounds amazing, right? I really love it. You should drop by OKONOMIYAKI-KISHIBE if you want to eat it on Miyajima island. It’s a funny restaurant. It provides not only Okonomiyaki but also Ramen. Both of them have good taste.

Open time: 11:00~14:00, 17:00~21:00
Regular Holiday: Thursday
Credit Card: No

4. FUJITA-YA (ふじたや): One Michelin-starred restaurant of Conger bowl (Anago-Meshi)

FUJITAYA is also a Conger bowl(Anago-meshi:あなご飯) restaurant like INATYU. It is a one Michelin-starred restaurant. FUJIYATA has run since 1902. Many people have loved it for long time. So it is always crowded. But its Conger bowl has elegant taste and soft texture. It worth a try though it is a little expensive.

Open time: 11:00~17:00
Regular Holiday:Irregular
Credit Card: No

5. IWAMURA-MOMIJI-YA (岩村もみじ屋): Typical souvenir of Hiroshima, Momiji-Manju

The representative souvenir of Hiroshima is Momiji-Manju. Many tourists buy and bring it back to their home. Momiji-Manju is a steamed bun shaped like a Japanese maple leaf. It looks cute, right? IWAMURA-MOMIJI-YA is the most popular shop of Momiji-Manju. You can not only buy it as souvenir for your family and friends but also enjoy eating it with drinking Japanese hot tea at IWAMURA-MOMIJI-YA. You should visit there after having lunch or when taking brake.

Open time: 9:00~17:00
Regular Holiday:Wednesday
Credit Card: No