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Shinnantaru Market

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Something for Everyne (plus a 100 Yen store)

I was planning to walk right on by the Shinnantaru market until I saw the sign for the 100 Yen... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Boise, Idaho
Fresh sashimi and friendly shopkeepers

Otaru was our first stop after reaching Hokkaido. Our hotel is Grand Park Otaru and we were... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2013
Singapore, Singapore
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good55%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
7 Jul 2017
“Great place to shop”
14 Sep 2016
“Something for Everyne (plus a 100 Yen store)”
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8-11 Chikko, Otaru 047-0008, Hokkaido
+81 134-27-5068
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Came here for the first time just amazed how cheap and fresh! I could spend hours here, bought Scallop, shrimp, sea urchin and other stuff. Price is incredibly low for quality what you get I highly recommend this place if you're in area. Best place...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank bigJohnny670
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I was planning to walk right on by the Shinnantaru market until I saw the sign for the 100 Yen store. I walked through the main market before taking he steps to the 100 Yen Store (items are now 108 Yen) -- there were many...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank StuartGustafson
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This market is narrow and covers three buildings and at the time we visited (mid afternoon) it was very quiet and not interesting at all

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 8 February 2014 via mobile

I actually planned this visit along with the Otaru day visit. Stopped at the minami otaru station but the otaru kicho station is nearer ( the one for Grand Otaru Hotel) Very very small market The only sushi place was a mom and pop shop...More

5  Thank AlvinCK
Reviewed 23 September 2013

Otaru was our first stop after reaching Hokkaido. Our hotel is Grand Park Otaru and we were surprised that there were two fish markets that were within 10 mins walking distance of the hotel. So on the first morning, we decided to check out the...More

Date of experience: August 2013
11  Thank afro360
Reviewed 14 July 2013

The Shinnantaru Market is always full of tourists looking for a good buy of Japanese Pre-packed Seafood and snacks. I find this market value for money and the choices excellent. One can also taste some of the products that are on sale. My fellow travelers...More

Date of experience: June 2013
3  Thank DrYong
Reviewed 22 August 2012 via mobile

As this is the market we had fresh sashimi for lunch , we bought some fresh vegetables like straw mushroom , cherry tomatoes , some dried scallop , as I think it's much cheaper here compare to the tourist street in otaru . There's a...More

3  Thank kenkeh
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Highlight of our trip where we had a good sized live King Crab and a large scallop cooked fresh for only about 10k yen. Best seafood ever to say the least. Half the crab legs were char-broiled.

Date of experience: January 2012
5  Thank daikin
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