• Oyster Huts (Itoshima)
  • Oyster Huts (Itoshima)

THINGS TO DO > EAT & DRINK Oyster Huts (Itoshima)

For real fans of seafood, the oyster huts found around Itoshima are a must. Unlike sit-down restaurants, these huts offer a casual atmosphere and are often run by families with strong ties to the local fishing industry. Customers can order fresh oysters and other seafood to cook and season just the way they like them. The total number of huts changes every year, though it’s safe to say you can usually find about 30 huts scattered around the city’s six areas. Huts are only up during open season, which usually spans from late October to late March, so plan your travels accordingly.

Fishing harbor in Itoshima