Karatsu restaurants

Top Choice Tofu in Karatsu

Kawashima Tōfu

On Kyōmachi covered arcade near the station, this renowned tofu shop has been in business since the Edo period and serves refined kaiseki (set meals), starring tofu plus other seasonal specialities, around a 10-seat…
Burgers in Karatsu

Karatsu Bāgā

In the middle of nowhere (in a parking lot) in Niji no Matsubara is a brown-and-white Toyota serving burgers so famous people line up to buy them, and have for decades. The 'Special' is the most popular: a steaming …
Sweets in Karatsu

Muraoka Sōhonpo

Yōkan (sweet bean-paste gelatin) is the speciality of this lovely corner shop. It comes in different colours and flavours (traditional red bean, apple, kabocha squash etc), and is served by itself, in dumplings or e…
Burgers in Karatsu

Karatsu Bāgā

This branch of the famed Karatsu Bāgā can be found near Karatsu Station. The menu items are the same as at the original, with the 'Special' – with cheese, fried egg and a slice of ham – the top seller. The only diff…