Yokosuka Travel Guide

News 2023.01.31

Exploring Kamotsuru, a Hidden Gem Japanese Restaurant in Yokosuka

Kamotsuru, a local restaurant in Yokosuka, Japan, offers an authentic taste of the region with its traditional seasonings and delectable dishes. Whether you’re looking for a sushi fix or something more extravagant, this hidden gem is sure to not disappoint! So come on down and experience all the wonderful flavors that Kamotsuru has to offer!

Kamotsuru is a restaurant where you can enjoy Yokosuka local seafood dishes

yokosuka restaurant kamotsuru

A visit to Kamotsuru not only gives you a delightful culinary experience but also an immersive one as you can enjoy locally sourced seafood dishes. From Sashimi to tempura and grilled fish dishes, the variety of flavors that come with the seasonal ingredients are sure to tantalize your taste buds! With its generous portions, impeccable presentation, and scrumptious flavor combinations, you’re sure to have an unforgettable time at this hidden gem Japanese restaurant!

The reason why the locals love us! The chef’s careful work and hospitality

Chef at yokosuka restaurant kamotsuru

At Kamotsuru, we take pride in our fine quality dishes and consistent level of hospitality that makes us unique. Customers come back time and time again because they know no matter their order, it will be made with care and professionalism. We create something special for every customer by sourcing fresh ingredients daily from the local Yokosuka market, delivering food with the utmost consideration for customer satisfaction. Come experience the chef’s carefully crafted dishes and the unparalleled hospitality that make Kamotsuru such an exceptional restaurant!

The fresh seafood dishes are simply delicious!

Kaisendon at yokosuka restaurant kamotsuru

Kamotsuru is the place to go for fresh seafood dishes, made with daily caught local fish and seafood. Kaisendon is excellent, filled with seasonal seafood. Kaisendon is a type of Japanese dish that consists of a bowl of steaming hot rice topped with a variety of raw seafood, such as salmon, tuna, squid, and shrimp. The dish is typically garnished with wasabi, soy sauce, and green onions. Kaisendon is a popular food item in Japan and is often served at seafood restaurants and sushi bars. The chef’s signature ‘kamameshi’ is a must-try item – it is a delicious, savory one-pot rice dish loaded with vegetables and seafood, presented in an individual clay pot. Be sure to stop by and try out this amazing dish!

Sake and drinks to match the chef’s seasonal recommendations

yokosuka restaurant kamotsuru Chef's recommendations for Japanese sake

No meal is complete without a drink! Kamotsuru has a fantastic selection of premium Japanese sake from around the Japan, as well as craft beers and other alcoholic drinks. They also offer seasonal recommendations to match their dishes. Be sure to ask for the chef’s special recommendation when ordering your meal to have an unforgettable dining experience.


yokosuka restaurant kamotsuru

Kamotsuru’ may be crowded at certain times of the day. It is recommended to make a reservation by phone in advance when visiting the restaurant. ‘Kamameshi’ is served freshly prepared when you arrive at the restaurant, so it takes around 20 minutes from the time you order.

Contact:046 841 0731

BudgetLunch around 2000 yen
Dinner: around 3000 yen

ClosedEvery Wednesday

Opening hoursLunch: 11:30 am -2:00 pm
Dinner: 05:00 pm -09:00 pm

Every Wednesday

Opening hours
Lunch: 11:30-14:00
Dinner: 17:00-21:00

Location and map of Kamotsuru

Location3-6-3 Kamoi, Yokosuka, Kanagawa

The Otorii gate in front of the Kamotsuru restaurant, a landmark.

Located near Kamoi Port in Yokosuka, Kamotsuru is a hidden restaurant tucked away in a quiet corner of the city. The address is 3-6-3 Kamoi, Yokosuka. It is located in front of the Otorii (Grand Gate) of Kamoi Hachiman Shrine, so you will find it easily. Grab a map to make sure you don’t get lost on your journey!