Top 5 Restaurants to Eat Miyazaki Beef at During your Next Trip to Miyazaki

Japan has over 200 different brands of beef, and one of the most well-known ones within those is "Miyazaki Beef". It's used for steak, yakiniku, hamburgers, and much more. In this article, we're going to introduce to you our top 5 locations to eat this amazingly delicious beef.

What is Miyazaki Beef?

Miyazaki beef refers to Japanese Black Cattle that have been raised within Miyazaki Prefecture and have received a rating of 4 or higher from the Japan Meat Grading Association. These cattle are raised in large pastures allowing for juicy and soft textured meat. The marbling of the beef is beautifully balanced and is what will let you know that the meat is definitely Miyazaki beef.

1. Hitotsuba Miyachiku

This is a location where you can enjoy the highest quality meat whilst looking out onto the sea. The steak is reasonably priced for the quality of meat you're getting, allowing anyone to visit here without worrying about breaking the bank. Miyazaki residents often use this store during celebrations. You can also enjoy the performance of the chef cooking your meal right in front of your eyes.


  • Location Name:Hitotsuba Miyachiku
  • Address:Maehama-1401-255 Shinbeppuchō, Miyazaki, 880-0834
  • Access:10 minutes via car from Miyazaki Station
  • TEL:0985-28-2914
  • Business Hours:
    • Lunch 11:00-15:00(L.O.14:00)
    • Dinner 17:00-21:30(L.O.20:30)

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2. Teppanyaki - Fukami

This restaurant can be found within Miyazaki's Resort Hotel "Sheraton Grande Ocean Resort". All seats within this restaurant are at the counter where you can see the chef preparing your meal before your very eyes.

Experience the moment when you put the Miyazaki beef into your mouth and it melts without effort. Alongside Miyazaki beef, you can find various seasonal fish courses available also.

Alongside you're meal, you're able to drink some wine recommended by the hotel staff or wine stewards that are always on hand. There is also a mocktail available to order which has a Miyazaki theme!


  • Location Name:Teppanyaki - Fukami
  • Address:Hamayama Yamasakicho, Miyazaki Phoenix Seagaia, Sheraton Ocean Grande Resort Front 1F
  • Access:25 minutes via bus from JR Miyazaki Station
  • TEL: 0985-21-1314(16:30~21:30)※May be unavailable during holidays.
  • Business Hours:17:30-22:00(L.O. 21:30)

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3. Heikeno Sato JR Miyazaki

This is a steak restaurant that has been loved by the locals since its establishment date all the way back in 1983. Here you're able to eat juicy Miyazaki beef in a specially made sauce. You can also try out the marbled beef burgers which are very popular. There are 4 restaurants in total that can found all over Miyazaki Prefecture.


  • Location Name:Heikeno Sato JR Miyazaki
  • Address:Miyazaki, Nishikimachi, 1, Miyazaki Station
  • Access:Within JR Miyazaki Station
  • TEL:0985-28-0705
  • Business Hours:
  • 11:00-21:30 (L.O.15:00、Dinner L.O.21:00)※Weekday Lunches Available

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4. Yakiniku GYUZO

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The owner of this restaurant knows his beef and only uses beef from cattle that have been raised for at least 30 months in total. We would recommend this location for people who want to eat their share of Miyazaki beef, and the course we recommend which is reasonably priced is the Miyazaki Beef Full Course. It starts off with high-quality beef tongue, continues onto Korean-style marinated barbecued ribs and roast beef, as well as many more parts allowing the eater to experience all the different parts of the cow.


  • Location Name:Yakiniku GYUZO
  • Address:3-11 Chūōdōri, Miyazaki Kairakuen Building 1F
  • Access:15-minute walk from JR Miyazaki Station
  • TEL:0985-75-0429
  • Business Hours:17:00~24:00 ※Has irregular holidays.

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Okazaki Farm’s direct Yakiniku restaurant

This is a yakiniku restaurant that is directly connected to a ranch where it sources its own Japanese Black Cattle Miyazaki Beef. It has its own original type of beef known as "Pine Beef" where the cattle have been fed foods that contain enzymes from pineapples as well as an in-house sauce, all at reasonable prices. The pine beef set comes in at 4,200 JPY (4,620 JPY inc. Tax) and serves 2-3 people. They also have a steakhouse that serves their pine beef as well as a lunchtime-limited curry and rice bowl, both of which are very popular.


  • Location Name:Okazaki Farm’s direct Yakiniku restaurant
  • Address: 1-chōme-4-18 Ehiranishi, Miyazaki
  • Access:20-minute walk from Miyazaki Station / 5 minutes via car
  • TEL:0985-25-0577
  • Business Hours:
    • 11:30~14:00 (LO 13:30)
    • 17:00~22:30 (LO 22:00) ※Closed on Tuesdays.


  • Location Name:Okazaki Farm Steakhouse
  • Address:Shimizu, Miyazaki 1-2-3
  • Access:15-minute walk from Miyazaki Station
  • TEL:0985-29-1848
  • Business Hours:
    • 11:00-15:00(L.O.14:30)
    • 17:00-22:00(L.O.21:30) ※Closed on Tuesdays.

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