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“Kiwamiya” is the place to eat Imari beef hamburger in Fukuoka, Kyushu. Be prepared to queue up!

Writer : Malimo

Fukuoka “PARCO” is a department store located in Tenjin which is the biggest entertainment district in Fukuoka. You will find “Kiwamiya” in the basement floor of PARCO. Their signature dish is a hamburger steak.
Locals and visitors from outside the country come all the way here to eat. It’s always busy with hungry customers.

※Restaurant name in Japanese:極味や

“Kiwamiya” is the place to eat Imari beef hamburger in Fukuoka
“Kiwamiya” is the place to eat Imari beef hamburger in Fukuoka

The reason for the popularity is the taste and cost performance!
You can dine on Imari beef, a brand of beef from Saga prefecture, for a surprisingly reasonable price. Saga prefecture is right next to Fukuoka prefecture.

Kiwamiya
Kiwamiya

Here are the prices for Hamburger steak

lunch time (until 17:00)

  • Small size: 130g ¥780
  • Medium size: 160g ¥980
  • Large size : 220g ¥1280

Dinner (after 17:00):

  • Small size: 130g ¥880
  • Medium size: 160g ¥1080
  • Large size : 220g ¥1380

It’s incredibly reasonable to eat Wagyu (Japanese beef) at this price!
At an additional cost of ¥300, you can order the hamburger as a set and then you will get unlimited portions of rice, miso soup, salad, and soft serve ice cream!

Kiwamiya hamburger steak

Kiwamiya hamburger steak Small size 130g ¥880 (dinner price)(Name in Japanese:極味やハンバーグステーキ)

hamburger steak Small size 130g ¥880
hamburger steak Small size 130g ¥880

They are famous for their DIY bbq concept. The hamburger steak comes on a hot plate while it’s still raw.
It’s so fresh, look at the colour of the meat!

Imari beef hamburger steak
Imari beef hamburger steak

You can decide grill it to your liking on the heated stone.

You can decide grill it to your liking
You can decide grill it to your liking

The meat is coarsely chopped so I could taste the flavourful Imari beef dancing in my mouth. Even when grilled to well done it was still so juicy!

it was still so juicy!
it was still so juicy!

Kuroge Wagyu premium steak

This item is only served at dinner time. Kuroge Wagyu premium steak Medium size (120g) ¥1,380(Name in Japanese:黒毛和牛最高級ステーキ)

Kuroge Wagyu premium steak Medium size (120g)  ¥1,380
Kuroge Wagyu premium steak Medium size (120g) ¥1,380

Enjoy grilling it yourself. It’s as red as the hamburger but it’s a steak.

Kuroge Wagyu premium steak!
Kuroge Wagyu premium steak!

The high quality beef fat melted in my mouth! The meat was so tender!

Enjoy grilling it yourself.
Enjoy grilling it yourself.

The flavour of high quality beef was even more significant in the steak.

The meat was so tender!
The meat was so tender!
The meat was so tender!
The meat was so tender!

Sauces

You will get basic meat sauces and other choices of dipping sauces.

basic meat sauces
basic meat sauces

I recommend the onion sauce!

onion sauce
onion sauce

A steal of a deal! I paid an extra ¥300 for unlimited rice, salad, pickles, and soft serve ice cream!
Nothing goes better with good meat than white rice!

rice, salad, pickles,miso soup
rice, salad, pickles,miso soup

It was satisfying to end the meal with an unlimited amount of soft serve ice cream!

soft serve ice cream!
soft serve ice cream!

The paper bibs were covered in splashes of grease!
Make sure you use them !

Make sure you use them !
Make sure you use them !

Draft beer medium size ¥480

Draft beer medium size ¥480
Draft beer medium size ¥480

If you don’t want to line up, go before they even open.
There is a Hakata branch near Hakata station and yes, there is a big line up there as well!
But I’ll tell you it’s worth the wait, I will definitely come again!

Basic information on Kiwamiya Fukuoka

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Kiwamiya Fukuoka PARCO branch

Address
B1 Fukuoka PARCO 2-11-1 Tenjin, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka[MAP]
Access
3 minute walk from Fukuoka station on Nishitetsu line and Tenjin station on the subway
Tel
092-235-7124
Business Hours
11:00-23:00(L.O.22:30)
Closed
When PARCO department store is closed
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Kiwamiya Hakata branch

Address
1F Hakata bus terminal 2-1 Hakataeki Chuogai, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka[MAP]
Access
Near Hakata station
Tel
092-292-9295
Business Hours
11:00-23:00(L.O.22:30)
Closed
No scheduled holidays