By Jessica Conde Ordoñez, local translator and Japanese interpreter who has been exploring the hearty nights in Fukuoka for the past 14 years.
Edited by Elodi Troskie
Nights in Fukuoka are laid-back yet charming and atmospheric. If you’re looking for a party scene, rest assured that you’ll find more than enough bars and clubs to keep you entertained, but the real charm of Fukuoka’s nightlife is its never-sleeping culinary scene. Fukuoka is one of the greatest food destinations in Japan and if you spend a few nights here, you’ll see why! Restaurants stay open until late and dining is an integral part of socializing. Here are my suggestions for the best things to do in Fukuoka at night!