Please always double check the opening days and hours as they may change. Some restaurants close unexpectedly, especially during off season.
SHOPS/MARKETS & SUPERMARKETS DOWN TOWN
Euglena Mall - ユーグレナモール
First of all this is a shopping place to buy souvenirs.
Many shops are grouped in the mall so it makes the shopping easier. According to the seasons you will be able to buy some fruits too.
Address: 207 Okawa, Ishigaki
Opening hours: 9:00 - 20:00
Tamashiro sushi shop - たましろ鮮魚店
Great sushi. Located in the Euglena mall, the price is cheap and the quality is high. It's possible to buy big pieces of fish. They also sell home made fish tempura. All year round they have tuna. Then the fish variety changes according to the seasons. Be careful: the shop is very small also the choice may be very limited.
Address: 209 Okawa, Ishigaki
Ishigaki City Public Market - 石垣市公設市場 -MARKET-
The Ishigaki public Market is located in the Euglena Mall (underground).
There you will be able to buy Ishigaki meat and fish. The market is very small in comparison to the Okinawa main island.
Address: 208 Okawa, Ishigaki
Opening hours: 9:00 - 21:00 (Open everyday)
MaxValu Yaima - マックスバリュやいま店
(Open 24hours a day) -SUPERMARKET-
This is the biggest supermarket of Ishigaki.Nearby on the same parking you will find a drugstore, a bookstore, a restaurant, a shop selling glasses, and also a 100 yens shop. You won't find island fruits but there is some local food as tofu, fish, local sweets. ATM available inside the supermarket.
Address: 292-1 Maesato Ishigaki
Open everyday 24h/24
Daiso Yaima - ザ・ダイソーやいま店 -１００ YENS SHOP-
This 100 yens shop is quite big. Located next to the supermarket MaxValu Yaima, you will be able to buy a lot of things for everyday life. They have different corners: kitchenware, decoration, gardening, stationery, accessories, beauty, toys, snacks and drinks... If nothing is written on the product, it means it costs 100 + consumer tax (108 yens). Few items are more expensive. In this case, the price is specified on the product directly.
Address: 292-1 Maesato, Ishigaki
Opening hours: 10:00 - 22:00
San-A Ishigaki city - サンエー石垣シティ -SUPERMARKET-
This is local supermarket where you will find more island products.
It's a good place to buy fish. You will find also Ishigaki beef.
The supermarket is smaller than Maxvalu Yaima. On the same parking there is a Japanese restaurant and an electrical retail shop. ATM available at the entrance of the supermarket.
Address: 301-1 Maesato, Ishigaki
Opening hours: 9:00 - 22:00
Japanese Agriculture farmers’ market (Yuratiku Ichiba) - ゆらてぃく市場
This is a supermarket with essentially products from Ishigaki. It’s the best place to buy fruits and vegetables. They also have meat and many other products:
Ishigaki tea, island pepper, island salt, rice, snacks, island made yoghurts, cookies etc…
You will find also some cooked food / lunch boxes.
Address: 1-2 Shin-ei-cho, Ishigaki
Opening hours: 9:00 - 19:00 (open everyday)
Makeman Ishigaki - メイクマン石垣店 -Home center-
Located behind the supermarket MaxValu Yaima, Makeman is the home center of Ishigaki. Mainly DIY and gardening items, but also:
furniture, stationery, toys, tableware, clothes, items for home.
At the entrance, you will find a creperie selling also ice creams. In front of it, a corner with vegetables, and also fruits in summer.
From spring you will be able to buy snorkeling materials, buoys, swimming clothes as rash guards etc...
Address: 262-1 Maezato, Ishigaki
Opening hours: 9:30 - 20:00