International Food Stores

If you’re dying for a little taste of back home or just fancy throwing together something a little different for dinner we have you covered. Nagoya is lucky enough to have a good selection of International food stores, a few of which we have listed for you below

Seijo Ishii Supermarket - Kanayama Station

Asunaru shopping centre

About: Located just next to Kanayama station, this gourmet supermarket stocks a vast selection of foreign foods and huge alcohol area. For Italian food lovers you can find prosciutto ham, excellent cheeses, fresh pasta and a good wine selection. Other varieties of cuisine include Indian, Thai and Chinese. You'll be able to pick up all the sauces from back home and of course buy your essential groceries too.

Directions: Take the North Exit at Kanayama station and immediately turn left. Follow the shops rounds for about 30 or so metres and its on the left (opposite a performance stage). Or from the subway, come up at exit #5 and its right in front of you.

Opening Times 10:00 ~ 22:00
Contact Hompage (in Japanese) / TEL: 052-324-6821
Address 460-0022 Aichi Ken, Nagoya city, Naka-ku, Kanayama 1-17-1 Asunaru Kanayama 1st floor


Seijo Ishii Supermarket - Nagoya Station

Behind Meitetsu Department Store

About: Another store from the popular Seijo ishhi, this store is located right outside Nagoya Station for excellent convenience. As mentioned above the store has a fantastic choice of premium foreign foods, alcohol, even freshly bentos and sandwiches too.

Directions: Leave Nagoya via the Hirokouji exit and the shop is right in front of you. Alternatively, walk out the main Nagoya entrance and walk right until the corner of the Meitetsu station. Turn down the small road to your right and walk about 50s metres.

Opening Times 7:30 ~ 22:00
Contact Hompage (in Japanese) / TEL: 052-587-2345
Address Aichi-ken, Nagoya city, Nakamura-ku, Meieki1-1-4,Marche cuisine

Kaldi Coffee Farm - Kanayama Station

Subway entrance No. 5

About: Another specialist food outlet where you can find a nice selection of foods you won't find in regular supermarkets. Various kinds of pastes, purees, sauces and wines as well as a great selection of ground and pre-ground coffee beans sold at the counter.

Directions: Inside Kanayama station, locate the escalator going down to the subway (there are 2, one on either side of the station - either is ok). Once at the bottom, turn immediately back on yourself, to the left or right side and you will notice a couple of shops -Vie de France (bakery) and a photo developing shop. If you walk past them you will see Kaldi right in front of you.

Opening Times 9:00 ~ 23:00
Contact 052-332-0324 / Homepage in Japanese
Address 460-0022 Aichi-ken, Nagoya-city, Naka-ku, Kanayama 1-17-18, Loop Kanayama B2F

Kitano Ace

Central Sakae

About: Located in the basement of LACHIC (see shopping in Sakae), Kitano Ace stocks a decent range of international fine foods and drinks. Although a little pricey, due to its location, it is very central and well presented.

Directions: Enter LACHIC department store and head down to the basement.

Opening Times 11:00 ~ 21:00
Contact TEL: 052-259-6266 / Homepage in Japanese
Address Aichi-ken, Nagoya-city, Naka-ku, Sakae 3-6-1,  Lachic B1F

Meidi-ya Store

Central Sakae

About: An excellent choice if you are not around Kanayama, this store is smack bang in the middle of Sakae. A good choice of sauces, sliced meats, pastes, wines, chocolates and biscuits. They often have sales where you can pick up a bargain or two.

Directions: Next to Maruzen bookstore in Sakae. From Sakae subway station exit 7, walk down the main street, away from Mitsukoshi Dept store (opposite side of the street and behind you as you come up from the subway). Cross 2 small roads and it's immediately on the corner on your left. Easier to find than explain.

Opening Times 10:00 ~ 20:00
Contact 052-241-2541 / Homepage in Japanese
Address 460-0008 Nagoya-shi, Naka-ku, Sakae 3-2-9



About: A recent addition in Fujigaoka after the popular Sakae shop closed, Yamaya has over 160 stores around Japan. They specialize is quality food and drink from the around the world, the Sakae shop has a huge wine selection. You can even shop online but unfortunately this service is online available in Japanese.

Directions: Yamaya is a 1 minute walk from Fujigaoka Subway Station, just up the street from the MUFG Bank.

Opening Times 10:00 ~ 22:00
Contact 052-760-4811 / Homepage in Japanese
Address Nagoya-City, Meitou-ku, Fujigaoka -128