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The First Halal Motsunabe in The World, “Kiwamiya”

Fukuoka Prefecture in the south area of Japan has become a place where many Indonesian live. In addition, the direct flight from Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) to Fukuoka since March 1, 2019, made the needs of halal foods in Fukuoka increasing.

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Kiwamiya restaurant in Fukuoka city, Fukuoka Prefecture is the first restaurant that is serving halal food. Moreover, the halal food they are offering is Fukuoka’s signature dish, the motsunabe!


Kiwamiya is located just 2 min walk from Nishijin station exit 4 on the Fukuoka airport line. If you are coming from Hakata station, you can reach the restaurant just 10 min ride by train, what convenient access!


Motsunabe refers to a Japanese hot pot filled with offal/hormone, cabbage, and leek dipped in a broth seasoned with soy sauce, garlic, miso, and chili pepper. Kiwamiya restaurant is using flying-fish broth which is rich and flavorful, bring out the umami of each ingredient without overpowering it, which makes the Kiwamiya’s motsunabe comes in a really nice taste ever!

Muslims enjoy motsunabe at Kiwamiya

The motsunabe’s plumpy offal is addictive! Moreover, the rich taste of cabbage and leek with slightly-spicy broth warm you up from inside!

In serving motsunabe, Kiwamiya is using all halal ingredients and seasonings. Please take a look at Kiwamiya’s policy below.


2,560 yen (for two people)

※Minimum order is for two people

After enjoying the ingredients of motsunabe, you can have the broth together with champon (noodle) or rice! This is the common way of completely enjoying the motsunabe to the end!

Domestic Beef Steak

Besides of signature dish motsunabe, Kiwamiya also has juicy domestic beef steak! Normally, the meat is served in medium rare with hot stone. You can adjust how would you like to have the meat by grill it on the hot stone.

The steak comes with three kinds of sauce; soy sauce, salt, and wasabi that tastes perfectly with the meat make you can’t help to eat it more!

The steak comes with rice and you can choose how much rice you want. Please take a look on the menu below.


1,580 yen (including tax)




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About Motsunabe Kiwamiya

4-9-3-3F, Nishijin, Sawara-ku Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka 814-0002
Open Hour
[Weekday]18:00~24:00 [Weekend]17:00~24:00
Halal Gourmet Japan