Ōsumi Islands restaurants

Cafe in Yakushima

Naa Yuu Cafe

Down a dirt road and facing a field of wild reeds, this cute cafe feels vaguely Hawaiian. The menu, however, leans more toward Thailand. Lunch sets range from red curry to Kagoshima black pork –sausage pizza, and th…
Izakaya in Tanegashima

Koryōri Shirō

Head to this friendly little izakaya (Japanese pub-eatery) in Nishi-no-Omote to sample tasty dishes such as the sashimi teishoku (sashimi set; ¥1200). There are plants out the front and blue-and-white noren (doorway…
Seafood in Yakushima

Shiosai

Find a full range of Japanese standards such as sashimi teishoku (sashimi set; ¥1700) or ebi-furai teishoku (fried shrimp set; ¥1400). Look for the blue and whitish building with automatic glass doors along the main…
Supermarket in Yakushima

Yakuden

Stock up on provisions for camping or hiking at this supermarket on the main street in Miyanoura, just north of the entrance to the pier area.
Japanese in Yakushima

Yakushima Gallery Resto

This simple restaurant serves a ¥520 breakfast set with eggs, toast and coffee and a tasty tobi uo sashimi teishoku (flying fish sashimi set meal; ¥980) for lunch. Look for the green, two-storey building on the main…