Marutora Ikka

Izakaya in Kagoshima

This happy spot is festooned with an eclectic collection of Shōwa-period pop-culture memorabilia. It's where young Japanese come to hang out over a few rounds of beer and plates of comfort food such as bite-sized black pork hitokuchi-gyōza (10 pieces for ¥450). Look for the dark wooden street frontage and staircase leading upstairs, down the block from the 7-Eleven.

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