Everyday *except Sun

Foodie Delight: Culinary Walking Tour” 150 min quick tour (AM/PM)

Immerse yourself in Sendai: Experience local life foodie!

Highlights

Feel hungry?
Sendai City has plenty of delicious local food to choose from! In this tour, you will meet your guide at Sendai Station and walk around the city together to introduce the sights. You will pick up croquettes at the morning market, eat Zunda shakes popular among tourists, try kamaboko, monaka, and experience measuring and sweets at the candy section in a department store! For lunch, you can choose from a hamburger at Hosoya, said to be “the oldest hamburger store still in existence in Japan”, or popular stand-up buckwheat noodles, famous for their delicious taste.

OUTLINE

What’s Included

- Sake tasting
- croquettes or dumplings
- taiyaki
- zunda shake
- sasakamama
- monaka
- candies by weight
- hamburgers (or standing soba noodles)
- English speaking guide
- Insurance

Not included

- Any additional meals/drinks
- Anything not included in the above 'included' list.

MEETING PLACE

TOUR COURSE

10:00/13:00

Meet at Sendai Station (JR Line).

10:10/13:10

Sake vending machine at Fujiwaraya!  Taste local sake! 

10:30/13:30

Croquettes at Sendai Morning Market 

10:50/13:50

Taiyaki at Taikichi, stroll through the shopping arcade with a guide.

11:00/14:00

Introducing Sendai Shiro at Mitaki Fudo-son.

11:15/14:15

Enjoy sweets at tea shop in Sendai. The Zunda-Shake is very famous. Zunda is a type of edamame (soy beans).

11:25/14:25

Sendai is also famous for its fish cakes. Let’s pick up some delicious fish cakes.

11:35/14:35

Monaka is also a very sweet and tasty snack. It goes very well with tea and other drinks! It is a classic local confectionary often used as a gift.

11:40/14:40

Go to a candy scale in a department store and try to see if you can pack it to the expected weight!

12:00/15:00

Visit Hosoya’s hamburger, said to be the oldest hamburger in Japan, and find out what it tastes like!

Other than hamburgers, there are nearby standing noodle and ramen options.

12:30/15:30

Tour end

TOUR DETAILS

Where
Sendai Station (JR Line)
Time
①10:00-12:30 ②13:00-15:30 (150min)
Size
2~4 persons
Price
18,480yen
Sign-up Deadline
2 business days before date of experience.
Cancellation Policy
2 days prior: 20%
Day before: 30%
On the day -After day of departure /No-Show: 100%
Note
If the minimum number of participants is not met the event will be cancelled.

TOUR PLAN

Basic Plan

Price 18,480yen

Book now!

Are you looking for a ‘deeper’ kind of travel?

At Tohoku ‘Local Secret’ Tours we can also suggest custom-made itineraries to meet your travel needs!
You want to experience what’s unique to Tohoku. You want to visit the places where the locals go; the places not listed in guidebooks! You want to meet and interact with local people. You want to take your time exploring Tohoku so you need a guide, or perhaps an English-speaking driver...
...whatever you need for your Tohoku travel, we have it covered!
Feel free to contact us with any inquiries. We will respond within two business days after receiving your message.

Book now!

Recommend

By Request
[CLOSE] Perfect ‘Hanami’ Picnic at Shiogama Shrine
Everyday except Sundays and holidays
Hungry Samurai : Sendai Food & Culture day Tour (version with cab)
Everyday (except holiday periods)
Back-alley Night Izakaya Hopping in Sendai
Everyday (Except Sunday)
Bar Hopping in Koubuncho VEG
Year round (excluding New Year period, and irregular holidays).
Kuroishi Pub Crawl
Year round (excluding New Year period, and irregular holidays). Lunch and Dinner Courses available.
Local Cuisine Cooking Class -Vegan Friendly-
Year round (excluding New Year period, and irregular holidays).
Kuroishi Food and History Tour

Year round (excluding New Year period, and irregular holidays).
Making Sea Salt & Basic Japanese Shio Onigiri (Salted Rice Balls) at a Banya
Everyday *except Wed, Sun
Shiogama’s 10 Tasting Treasures: Savoring Sweets, Seafood & Sake
Everyday *except Wed, Sun
Shiogama’s Delicacy Trail to Matsushima’s Natural Wonders
Everyday *except Sun
Foodie Delight: Culinary Walking Tour” 150 min quick tour (AM/PM)
Weekdays (June to October)
Scallop harvesting cruise
Everyday
Fish market adventure with the ‘Squid Prince’ of Miyako
By request
Hachinohe by night: guided foodie tour
May-Sept (Sundays only)
Outdoor breakfast at Jodogahama Beach
Everyday (except Wednesday, Sunday, holidays)
Back-alley Bar Hopping in Miyako 
Everyday
Local cuisine cooking class & traditional hearth-fire lunch (+lodging)
APRIL 17-18
Weekend in Coastal Miyagi: by request
Feb 11-12, 2022
Island Hopping in Sanriku Fukko National Park
Price:
18,480yen

Book now!