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5 Recommended Beer Gardens in Okinawa

2016.08.10

Writer name : Arata Ishiko

Beer and the beautiful blue sea are the perfect summer combination. In this article, we will introduce 5 selected beer garden bars in Okinawa that are irresistible.

1. Naka no Machi Beer Garden

Naka no Machi Beer Garden has a proud vantage point overlooking the city of Okinawa. It is an amazing feeling to drink beer in this spacious garden while viewing the changing city scene as it gets dark. The beautiful evening sun going down over the East China Sea can be seen during sunset (7:00 pm - 7:45 pm). They offer more than 50 types of alcoholic beverages including draft beer (300 JPY (incl. tax)), awamori (300 JPY (incl. tax)), red, white and sparkling wines (400 JPY (incl. tax)), and highball (400 JPY (incl. tax)). The recommended snack is deep fried chicken with mixed peppers (300 JPY for 6 pieces (incl. tax)). * Opening hours - 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm (April to October 2016), closed on Sunday. * The photo is for illustrative purposes.


1. Naka no Machi Beer Garden


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2. Poolside BBQ & Beer Garden (Laguna Garden Hotel)

Laguna Garden Hotel’s poolside beer garden is located in Ginowan in the southern area of the main island of Okinawa, and has a fun and cooling atmosphere. The 2 hour all-you-can-drink course is 1,436 JPY (excl. tax) for adults, and 477 JPY (excl. tax) for children. The BBQ combo & all-you-can-drink course is 4,769 JPY (excl. tax) for adults and 1,912 JPY (excl. tax) for children, with a buffet and all-you-can-eat soft-serve ice cream. Live performances by local musicians and comedians are scheduled every night, so this beer garden is recommended for those who love to drink in an entertaining environment. * Opening hours - 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm (June 27th (Mon) to September 30th (Fri) 2016), open 7 days a week.


2. Poolside BBQ & Beer Garden (Laguna Garden Hotel)


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3. Beer Garden Umi no Ie

The beer garden Umi no Ie is a rooftop beer garden near Tomari Wharf, located in Naha. The building stands in an excellent location where the Tomari Oohashi bridge can be seen. This beer garden has many meat dishes, like garlic chicken (700 JPY (incl. tax)) with secret sauce and delicious Perna mussels (500 JPY (incl. tax)) that definitely go well with beer. They also offer an all-you-can-drink course and other reasonable combos, so this beer garden is suited for those looking for a great feast with tasty beer. * Opening hours - 5:00 pm - 1:00 am (April to around the end of December 2016 (may change due to weather)), open 7 days. * The photo is for illustrative purposes.


3. Beer Garden Umi no Ie

4. Orion Palette Sky Beer Garden (Palette Kumoji Rooftop)

Orion Palette Sky Beer Garden is a rooftop beer garden in the Palette Kumoji shopping mall, located in front of the Okinawa prefectural office. Aside from orthodox menu items like fried chicken and pizza, they have Okinawan specialties like goya champuru stir-fry and hard boiled soki (spare ribs). They also offer various courses like the all-you-can drink and party courses. This beer garden is perfect for those who want to enjoy high quality Okinawan food while having a party amongst friends. They have live performances every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, so the place is sure to be exciting. There are some sheltered seats, so the Orion Palette Sky Beer Garden can be enjoyed in any weather. * Opening hours - 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm (April 22nd (Fri) to October 29th (Sat) 2016), open 7 days.

*The photo is for illustrative purposes.


4. Orion Palette Sky Beer Garden (Palette Kumoji Rooftop)

5. Sunset Terrace Papillon (Loisir Hotel Naha)

The Sunset Terrace Papillon is the poolside beer garden of the Loisir Hotel in Naha. One thing we recommend that everyone try is the all-you-can-eat course "Meat Battle! IN Papillon" (120 min 4,300 JPY (incl. tax), starts from 5:30 pm). The special beef steak with original sauce made by the head chef is delicious! There are buffet and all-you-can-drink courses (100 min 2,300 JPY (incl. tax)) for those who prefer drinking to eating. They also offer snacks like edamame and chicken karaage with fries until dinner time, which starts at 5:30 pm. This beer garden is recommended for anyone who likes to hang out in a stylish atmosphere with nice drinks, or for people who love delicious meat dishes. * Opening hours - 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm (March to around the end of October 2016), open 7 days.


5. Sunset Terrace Papillon (Loisir Hotel Naha)


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Did you find a beer garden that interests you? They each have unique qualities that set them apart, but one point of similarity is that every beer garden offers delicious beer and an amazing time. Every beer garden listed is worth a visit.

*Please note that the information in this article is from the time of writing or publication and may differ from the latest information.

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