Omi Cho Market

Currently Closed
  • Address: Japan, 〒920-0905 Ishikawa-ken, Kanazawa-shi, 上近江町Aokusamachi, 50
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +81-762311462
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Market, Family And Kids

Omi Cho Market - Review

Adore shopping? Want to take a part of Kanazawa and Japan along with you, on your way back home? Then Omicho Market will assure that you have some great shopping opportunities. The flourishing market which has about 200 shops is an ultimate foodie’s paradise. The place has everything! Seafood, fresh fruits and veggies, this market has it all! Also present are some great street food places which serve some lip smacking delicacies. The best time to visit this market is during the morning hours. During New year festivities, the whole atmosphere gets pepped up in Omicho Market.

Omi Cho Market Opening and Closing Hours

  • The market is closed during the new year festival and national festivals.
  • The timing of individual shops may vary.

How To reach Omi Cho Market by Public Transport

  • Buses from 33 Jikkenmachi Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0906, hired taxis.

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TripHobo Highlights for Omi Cho Market

  • Omi Cho Market Address: Japan, 〒920-0905 Ishikawa-ken, Kanazawa-shi, 上近江町Aokusamachi, 50
  • Omi Cho Market Contact Number: +81-762311462
  • Omi Cho Market Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Omi Cho Market Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Omi Cho Market(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Omi Cho Market: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Omi Cho Market

  • 95% of people who visit Kanazawa-shi include Omi Cho Market in their plan

  • 60.49% of people start their Omi Cho Market visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Omi Cho Market

Monday, Friday and Saturday

74.29% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Omi Cho Market

People normally club together Kanazawa City Ashigaru Museum and Oyama Shrine while planning their visit to Omi Cho Market.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Omi Cho Market, Kanazawa-shi Reviews

  • There are so many ways to enjoy this market -- eat in, take it and go, dine in. The one suggestion I would make is to shop around and compare. The produce was almost always amazingly fresh and very reasonable. The seafood was diverse and varied in prep from whole fish/shells to dried and packaged. It seemed like the center of the market had better product although we also found great buys on the outer segments. This is a large market with plenty of vendors so take your time and enjoy.

  • Kanazawa fresh seafood market - here you can buy fresh seafood from Sea of Japan and have it directly!!! Wide variety of selections -Fresh crabs, oyster, octopus, fishes, etc... every one of them looks delicious. Came here on Saturday afternoon , it wasn’t as crowded and not as huge as those in Tokyo. We could slowly walk and enjoy the local market atmosphere and tried out different foods... Highly recommended if you are here at Kanazawa. Come with an empty stomach.

  • Great colorful local market. We've arrived in morning time and all the stalls offered great fish & vegetables that were exceptional looking good. Everything was very clean. However, it isn't that big compare to other markets in other Japanese cities.

  • Like the variety of fresh produce. Restaurants serving high quality seafood. Smaller portions than expected. Eat again outside of the market.

  • 300 years old huge local market with wide variety of stores offering excellent shopping experiences. Great place to try the wide selection of seafoods. A bit pricey but guarantee fresh and good quality. Clean and bright atmosphere. Friendly shopping environment for both Japanese and foreign visitors. Highly recommend!!

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