Because I had a lot of time on my hand before my flight out of Fukuoka, I figured going somewhere unusual would be perfect. Searching the internet, I came across PORK STEAK TOICHI FUKUOKA.
A bit of a walk from the Hakata Jr Station, PORK STEAK TOICHI is best visited during lunch. They basically have a couple of things on the menu but I am getting a head of myself.
There's no big sign of this restaurant. It's situated in a residential area. A good landmark would be that it's diagonally located in front of a konbini.
That day, I was the first to arrive and was actually early. So, I went and stayed at the konbini and had a cup of coffee. After waiting for awhile, I entered the place and saw that it had a very relaxed vibe.
For lunch, there's actually only one thing on the menu. PORK STEAK. For the price of 1,000 YEN (tax included), this was a steal.
You're actually served a salad first. Then the whole sets comes after.
The meat in itself comes not totally cooked. I suggest waiting a few seconds to complete it.
But, I like it a bit red. After a bite, I was solved. It was a great deal. Not pricey and is a complete meal. No wonder there could be a line during lunch.
Fukuoka is also home to a number of shrines. Having stayed there for almost 2 weeks made me walk around and explore the area.
Now, if you plan to go there during the cold months, you might want to have SOUP STOCK a go.
Aside from doubling as a coffee place, they offer soup and other small snacks. The soup varieties though are plenty so you can pick what's the best for you.
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Don't forget to visit the POKEMON CENTER located in the AMU PLAZA HAKATA CITY.
FUKUOKA has a place in my heart. Going around and experiencing a lot of firsts is why I love visiting it. It maybe a bit laid back compared to Tokyo and Osaka, but it's FUKUOKA!