Nakasu District and Tenjin Center
Fukuoka has a specific area devoted to nightlife. The Nakasu District is extremely popular among native Japanese in the area. This is where travelers can find many local area games as well as lots of nightclubs. It’s also where many locals gather to eat classic Japanese seafood such as eel dishes.
Another popular area for nightlife is the Tenjin Center. This is where many more Western-style bars and other nightclubs are located. Travelers can easily visit the Nakasu District one night and then head to the Tenjin District the next to have fun and participate in the entire area’s vivid nightlife.
Enjoying the Local Scene
The vibrant local scene in Fukuoka comes alive at night. Travelers can try lots of local beers here. Beer is a highly popular regional drink. Visitors can also eat items that include local area foods that are sold from small vendors. It’s easy to create a varied meal of specific authentic Japanese dishes that include all kinds of seafood as well as skewers of roasted and grilled meats.
After that, it’s fun to spend hours walking along the cafes in the area to go dancing or just admire the crowds. Other popular activities in Fukuoka include a walk by the river that runs through the entire city or time on a pleasure boat at night to view the city from the water.
Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about Fukuoka nightlife.