Fishing for fresh squid

Ikatsuri taiken
After catching a live squid from the fishing pond by yourself, you can eat it right away. The fresh squid that Hakodate boasts about is very delicious. The way the chef quickly prepares squid is worth seeing.

DATA 1The fresh squid fishing pond at Hakodate Morning Markets

Access from
Hakodate Sta.
  1. 15 minutes on foot
6:00 - 13:30 (or when squid are all sold out)
9-19 Wakamatsu-cho, Hakodate (in the Ekini market at Hakodate Morning Markets)
0138-22-5330 To call from abroad to Hakodate
Entrance Fee
Varies according to the season (600 yen - per squid)
URL (Japanese)