This set meal of Whitebait (Baby sardine) Bowl is only 620 yen. Super low price and delicious!
This shop specializes in Whitebait Bowl. (Boiled whitebait on rice bowl)
They also offer really fresh whitebait.
This one is not boiled. Fresh (Raw) whitebait is called Nama-shirasu 生しらす or Dorome どろめ in Japanese.
Boiled whitebait (Baby sardine) called Chirimen ちりめん, Chirimen-jako ちりめんじゃこ or Shirasu しらす in Japanese.
Boiled whitebait (This one includes lots of tiny shrimps.)
This shop offers sun-dried whitebait.
Maybe you will see this view if you come here on a beautiful day.
This house is situated in a fish port and serves as a whitebait factory.
* Parking lots are available in the front and back of the shop.
When you arrive at the shop, please write your name, the number of people, and which table you would like to be seated at including whether it is indoors or outdoors. A staff member will be with you momentarily to take you to your table.
|Name||Number of people||Indoors||Outdoors||Either one|
This whitebait shop is a self-service system.
The whitebait, soup, pickles, sauce, and tea have a free refill, except for rice.
First pay the lunch fee at the cash desk.
Adult: 620 yen
10 - 5 years old: 410 yen
* Including 10% tax
* 4 or younger than 4 years old: For free
Next, you can put the rice yourself in the rice bowl. You can choose how much more you want.
...means you can only do it one time. (No refills)
Then, you put the toppings on the rice.
A few kinds of whitebait
- Right: Shrimp and whitebait
- Middle: Boiled and 20%-sun-dried whitebait
- Left: Boiled whitebait without drying
- Left: Boiled and 70%-sun-dried whitebait
* These items above might be sometimes changed.
Whitebait miso soup
- Soy sauce (Red bottle)
- Ponzu sauce (ポン酢 Citrus-flavored soy sauce)
- Yuzu citron (Yellow bottle: Yuzu has good flavor like lime.)
* I recommend you put a lot of Yuzu citron sauce and some Ponzu ポン酢 sauce on it.
Fresh (Raw) Whitebait Dorome どろめ is also free refill.
* Sometimes Fresh Whitebait Dorome どろめ is no stock because of purchasing from a fish market.
2 kinds of special sauce packs for fresh whitebait Dorome どろめ
This sauce that called Nuta ぬた is very good for fresh whitebait.
Nuta ぬた sauce has garlic flavor. I like it!
Another sauce that called Tataki-no-tare たたきのたれ is a little bit sweet soy sauce and vinegar.
This set meal costs only 620 yen. Wonderful!!
My toppings were grated daikon radish, cucumber pickles and shredded Japanese basil Ooba.
You can get a free refill for whitebait except rice yourself.
I was full and satisfied.
朝どれどろめ Asadore-dorome: Fresh Whitebait Dorome どろめ
(The fish are caught hours before being served.) It is high quality and rare!
小イカ Koika: Boild small squid
100 or 300 yen
I bought a pack of ...
Boiled and Dried Whitebait
300g 600 yen
150g 400 yen
Website (in Japanese)
Only Saturday (This restaurant opens at 11:00 am and closes when the rice is sold out or at 2:00 pm, which is closing time.)
I also got the pack for to go.
I recommend you put 100% Yuzu citron juice on it. (The juice has no salt and food additives.)
I sometimes put on sliced Japanese Myoga みょうが ginger. It has good flavor like basil.
I also mixed with a lot of grated daikon radish with whitebait.
Photos were taken in 2018. The price of whitebait bowl is current as of November 2019.
There is another recommended restaurant in the same city in Kochi.