This Boat Cruise in Osaka Is Offering a Famous Autumn Delicacy Until October 15
Have you ever tried sukiyaki with Matsutake mushrooms?
During the autumn season, dishes containing fragrant Matsutake mushrooms are especially popular in Japan. In this article, we introduce three limited meal plans which you can enjoy on a houseboat in Osaka Yakatabune. The 120-minute cruise from Hachikenya Funatukiba in Osaka will only run until October 15, so don’t miss it!
KPG RIVER CRUISE (Osaka Yakatabune)
1-3-3-501 Tenma, Kita District, Osaka City
Open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. (last departure is at 8 p.m.) daily
Contact: +81-120-0489-14 (Reservations can be made between 10 a.m. to 7.p.m.)
Price: ¥5,000 to ¥20,000 (Reservation is a must)
The all-you-can-eat meal plan consisting of Matsutake mushrooms and Wagyu beef.
Indulge in a hearty meal while cruising around Osaka.
Osaka has long been known as “the city of water.” The houseboat, which has a large and comfortable Japanese-style interior, travels slowly through the center of Osaka City. Looking out the window, you’ll be able to admire the beautiful cityscape.
Take off your shoes and board the houseboat for a relaxing cruise.
All-you-can-eat sukiyaki with Matsutake mushrooms and black Japanese Wagyu beef (¥12,000, boarding fee, free drink included) is the main course of the cruise. The fragrant Matsutake mushrooms go perfectly well with the soft shoulder loin included in the meal plan.
The all-you-can-eat sukiyaki with Matsutake mushrooms and Japanese Wagyu beef course includes an assortment of appetizers, Matsutake rice, and free drinks.
There are many dishes that can be eaten within the two-hour boarding time.
The course contains plenty of Matsutake mushrooms and Matsutake mushroom rice.
Besides the autumn-limited meal plans, the cruise also offers Autumn Colored Matsutake kaiseki (¥10,000, boarding fee included, free drink included) and Autumn Colored Matsutake Lunch (¥8,000, boarding fee included, free drink included, a limited menu from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.). Both meal sets come with small sukiyaki consisting of Matsutake mushrooms and Japanese black Wagyu beef.
Matsutake mushrooms and common Japanese conger are braised in a Japanese earthenware teapot. The Autumn Colored Matsutake kaiseki meal set is highly recommended for business meetings and gatherings.
For the free drink, you can choose from draft beer, shochu, sake, wine, and whiskey.
Provided by Japan Walker™, Walkerplus™, and Kansai Walker™ (3 September 2019)