Japan, the Land of Hospitality
Welcome to Kanazawa Yoshihisa.

The city of Kanazawa was founded in the mid-16th century. Formerly know as the “Castle Town of Kaga Hyakumangoku,” the city has a history dating back to antiquity to this day is is preserved with great care in its charming townscapes, traditional culture and cuisine.

Yoshihisa, a stone’s throw from Kanazawa Station. Enjoy the cuisine of old Kaga, including Japanese cuisine and tempura, made from delicious ingredients including the bounty of seafood from the neighboring Sea of Japan and traditional Kaga vegetables. A great selection of sake brewed in Ishikawa also awaits you.

Coaxing out the true flavor of ingredients.

The simplicity of the cooking technique leaves no room for error.
Freshness of the ingredients themselves are of the utmost importance.
That is why our seasonal vegetables and seafood are hand-picked every day.
We work to maximize the essential flavors of our ingredients, with a focus on fresh seafood fished from the bountiful Sea of Japan, and traditional Kaga vegetables grown locally in Kanazawa.

Dashi broth

Dashi broth is crucial to Japanese cuisine, and ours is thoughtfully prepared and packed with flavor, adding both fragrance and depth to our dishes.

Valuing the climate and culture of ancient Kanazawa Get your fill of local flavors in this elegant space indicative of Japan.

※They all excluded tax.


Light Course Kanazawa “Yoimachizen”


Example of course arrangement

  • Side of Kaga vegetables
  • Sashimi of the day 3-item assortment
  • Kaga jibuni duck stew
  • Vinegared snow crab
  • House-polished rice, miso soup, pickled vegetables

*Dishes included may differ depending on season and supply.

金沢宵待ち膳This course offers an abundance
of the flavors of ancient Kanazawa.

Kanazawa Course

Cooking only¥6,050
All you can drink¥7,700

Example of course arrangement

  • Small plates (3 Kanazawa-related dishes)
  • 3-item sashimi assortment
  • Jibuni duck stew
  • Grilled Nodoguro fillet with salt
  • Crab leg and wild vegetable tempura assortment
  • Kettle fried crab vinegar
  • Kaga vegetables Kintokiso Udon
  • Kaga Noto Gelato

*Dishes included may differ depending on season and supply.

to info

Kanazawa local sake

Yoshihisa offers local sake procured from brewers around Kanazawa.
We offer 20 selections of local sake, from the well-known,
to small batch and seasonal brews only available now.


90ml ¥620 / 720ml bottle ¥4,300

This refined pure sake is made from freshly milked daiginjo sake without using any heat at all. It boasts a gentle sweetness, while a subtle fruitiness provides a hint of quietly beautiful elegance.
菊姫 先一杯

90ml ¥480 / 720ml bottle ¥3,500

“Mazu Ippai” is intended to be drunk one cup after another. This mildly flavored brew goes down smooth and easy.
黒帯 悠々 特別純米

90ml ¥450 / 720ml bottle ¥3,000

Smooth, balanced flavor and a tender aroma. Warmed up this dry brew highlights its inherent flavors all the more.
Hiyaoroshi Set
Ishikawa classic set
(Tedorikawa,Tengumai, Kikuhime)


Choose from an array of local Kanazawa sake,
from go-to local labels to lesser-known brews.
*Options may differ depending on the season.


Pass a relaxing time in the soothing space at Yoshihisa.

Enjoy beautifully presented Japanese food in a typically Japanese space. Yoshihisa offers a variety of atmospheres for you to leisurely pass the time in your preferred style, from tatami room seating, where you can experience traditional Japanese-style floor seating, to Western-style table seating, or a table tatami room blending both styles. The banquet hall can accommodate up to 50 guests.


Experience delicious Japanese food in a Japanese-style tatami room.
These rooms are available for parties of 4 to 16, and offer a classic Kanazawa atmosphere.


Table seating is available on the 1st floor for guests who are uncomfortable sitting on floor cushions.
Sunlight pours into the dining area during the day. Tables for 2 to 4 guests are available.


Enjoy a blend of Japanese and Western styles with table seating in a tatami room.
Reservations for lunch banquets are accepted. This room is available for parties of 4 to 12 guests.


The banquet hall is available for parties of 10 or more,
and can be joined with “Fuji on Ma” to accommodate up to 50 guests.

Recommended attractions and nearby hotels


Seven minutes by car to Yoshihisa Higashiyama Higashi Chaya District

Along the riverbank, old stores and houses with latticed bay windows remain to provide a sense of times long past. This always bustling sightseeing locale was selected as an important national traditional architectures preservation district in 2001. Experience the charm and history distinctive of a castle town in Chaya!

Ishikawa-ken, Kanazawa, Higashiyama


Fourteen minutes by car to Yoshihisa Kenroku-en

Kenroku-en is one of the Three Great Gardens of Japan. This vast garden contains many highlights, including Kotoji-toro Lantern, Flying Geese Bridge, and Kasumi Pond. The beauty of Japan in every season is on display!

Ishikawa-ken, Kanazawa, Kenrokumachi 1-4


Seven minutes by car to Yoshihisa Kanazawa Castle Park

This city park was built on the site of Kanazawa Castle. The grounds contain many restored historical structures. Its stunning beauty will make you forget yourself! The stone wall is breathtaking!

Ishikawa-ken, Kanazawa, Marunouchi 5-5

Three-minute walk from Yoshihisa Route Inn Kanazawa Ekimae

Ishikawa-ken, Kanazawa, Showamachi 22-5

Five-minute walk from Yoshihisa Garden Hotel Kanazawa

Ishikawa-ken, Kanazawa, Honmachi 2-16-16

Six-minute walk from Yoshihisa APA Hotel Kanazawa Ekimae

Ishikawa-ken, Kanazawa, Hirooka 1-9-28

Restaurant Info

Restaurant Name Yoshihisa Kanazawa Tempura and Local Sake Restaurant
Address 〒920-0856
Ishikawa-ken, Kanazawa, Showamachi 11-20, Yoshihisa Building
Business Hours 11:30~14:30 (last order 14:00)
17:00~22:30 (last order 22:00)
Closed Mondays
(Also for the New Year’s Holiday 12/29~1/3)
Closest Station Five minute walk from Kanazawa Station East Exit
Parking Available for 19 cars
Credit Cards Accepted (VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners)

Transportation Access

from tokyo

from osaka

from kyoto