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When you go to Kanazawa, you should eat the “Kanazawa curry”!

Do you know the “Kanazawa curry”? It’s the local food in Kanazawa city and it’s a “katsu-curry” with black colored and thick curry roux. It seems to be a mysterious combination of an ancient capital and a curry. But people who like a curry all over Japan will come over here.
We recommend “Kanazawa curry” shops to you this time.
(Updated on: Mar 23, 2017)

When you go to Kanazawa, you should eat the “Kanazawa curry”!
What is the “Kanazawa curry”?
It is mainly served at the shop in Kanazawa city, Ishikawa prefecture. “Go Go curry” was introduced by media in the middle of 2000 and became very famous.
Kanazawa curry association says that the features are as follows.
①It is thick curry roux.
②It is with shredded cabbage.
③The plate is made of stainless steel.
④We eat it with a fork or a spork.
⑤A cutlet with worcester sauce is on the curry.
When you go to Kanazawa, you should eat the “Kanazawa curry”!
①”Curry no champion”
The founder who was owner of “Yousyoku tanaka” hope many people enjoy eating a curry and a cutlet at the same time. It’s the beginning of “Kanazawa curry”. It is easy to eat because the mild taste hasn’t changed. The manager recommend you to add a croquette as a topping. A cutlet which is beautiful brown is the best with proper worcester sauce.
(Oumi-city shop)
Business hour:from 11:00 to 19:30(last order)
*There are other shops.
Kanazawa | Japan, 〒920-0907 Ishikawa Prefecture, Kanazawa, 青草町88番地
The shop was also founded by the founder of “Yousyoku tanaka”,one of owners. The feature is worcester sauce on the cutlet. If we eat it much we don't get sick because of simple flavor. It is so pleasant that hamburg and sausage come with curry. Curry roux is black and this spicy taste give you a good appetite. We recommend it to someone who want to taste the orthodox flavor.
Business hour:from 11:00 to 19:00(from 11:00 to 16:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and National Holidays )
Kanazawa | Japan, 〒920-0962 Ishikawa Prefecture, Kanazawa, Hirosaka, 1 Chome−1−1−48 ウナシンビル 1F
③”Go Go curry”
The shop is an abetter of “Kanazawa curry”. The black thick roux which was stewed long time goes well with the crisp cutlet. We recommend to come during “Go Go time”,it’s from open to 17:55 because we can eat cheaper price. It’s so good that two cutlets and a fried prawn and a sausage and a boiled egg come with it.
(Kanazawaeki souhonzan)
Business hour:from 10:00 to 22:00
*There are other shops.
Kanazawa | 1-1 Kinoshinbomachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture 920-0858
The shop is a 5mitites walk from Mitsukuchi-station, Hokutetuasanokawa-line. It’s popular with the local people. The reason of popularity is many toppings. “Katsu-curry” is crisp on the outside and juicy in the middle, so it’s very delicious. There are many kind of curry-dishes and there are some other dishes, for example omelet rice and spaghetti and so on.
Business hour:from 10:00 to 21:00

Kanazawa | Ka-353 Mitsukuchimachi, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0018
The curry made of the local ingredients is popular at the shop. We can taste deep and natural sweet flavor because the roux is made of many sweet potatoes,named “Goroujimakintoki”,which is the representative of “Kaga-vegetable”. The cutlet is made of “Kahokugata-pork” which is rare. It’s very popular with women because of elegant flavor. You can get a prize of 100,000yen if you eat the 10kg-dish. Give it a try!
Business hour(main store):from 11:00 to 23:00(until 22:00 on Sundays)
Kanazawa | 1 Chome-393 Fujiekita, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0345
You can eat the “Kanazawa curry” which you will be addicted to at this shop. We recommend the ”Kitchen-yuki” to you. The feature is richer flavor among many “Kanazawa curry” and it is named “Kanazawa black curry” because this color is black. It is not only hot but also rich and mild,so it tastes deep flavor.
Business hour:from 11:00 to 23:00

Ishikawa | 331-1 Kōmyōmachi, Hakusan-shi, Ishikawa-ken 924-0817
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