Taco rice is Okinawa’s signature rice bowl, topped with ground meat, cheese, and salsa. It’s become a popular dish in and out of Okinawa. Here we have a list of some popular taco rice shops, for those of you who want more than just an ordinary taco rice! From a generously portioned, traditional taco rice to a more modern taco rice with fluffy eggs, we got a wide variety for you. Find the shops you’re interested in and stop by during your drive or while hitting tourist spots!
Tourists can enjoy the many tastes of Okinawa in Onna no Eki Nakayukui Market, situated in Onna Village. It’s a great place to stop by while driving or even to make a trip just to go eat there. There are local flavors you can try out and various tropical sweets and seafood. We’ll introduce you to some great stuff they’ve got to offer.
Since its opening in August 2015, “Senagajima Umikaji Terrace” has become increasingly popular. Close from Naha Airport, you can freely stop by on the day you arrive or just before your return trip. There are 45 shops such as restaurants and sundry goods stores inside the white building that stands out against the blue sky. This time, we will introduce four stores that we recommend from among the many stores.
In Okinawa, there are many cafés where you can enjoy amazing views along with food and drinks. The southern area of the main island of Okinawa is close to the airport, so you can enjoy your time at a café on the day you arrive in or depart from Okinawa. We will introduce photogenic cafés that will make you want to upload photos on your SNS, from a seaside café with a great panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean, to a forest café surrounded by rich nature.
Pork has always been an indispensable part of Okinawan cuisine. It is said that Okinawans eat every part of the pig except for its squeal. Out of all the varieties of pork that are available, Okinawa's native aguu is the most popular and has been used to create many more varieties -- each with its own characteristics -- through crossbreeding. Why not try them all?
Introducing a variety of dishes from traditional cuisine to everyday ramen noodles. You are going to want to try Okinawan seafood, Agu pork, and beef dishes. Try whichever ones you want, or try them all!