Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop

Did you know that Tsukiji Market in Tokyo was once the largest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world?

Now, imagine navigating its vibrant stalls and then diving into a hands-on Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop.

Picture yourself mastering the art of gluten-free tempura, a culinary delight made with rice flour that’s both flavorful and suitable for those with gluten sensitivities.

But that’s just the beginning of what this workshop has to offer. Stay tuned to discover more about this unique culinary experience that promises to tantalize your taste buds and broaden your culinary horizons.

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Just The Basics

Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop - Just The Basics

  • Experience gluten-free tempura and cold soba noodles with provided transportation and cooking support.
  • Enjoy Japanese green tea and soba tea along with water during the workshop.
  • Receive an apron, arm covers, and a cooking recipe for the workshop.
  • Explore Tsukiji Market, learn about Japanese cuisine, and watch the tuna auction.

Experience Details

Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop - Experience Details

For a hands-on culinary adventure in Tokyo, guests are treated to a delightful array of Japanese beverages and gluten-free tempura made with rice flour at the Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura Workshop. The experience includes a tea tasting session featuring Japanese green tea and soba tea, providing a refreshing break from the cooking activities.

Participants can also learn about traditional cooking techniques while preparing the gluten-free tempura, ensuring a light and crispy texture. On top of that, the workshop offers insight into the art of making cold soba noodles using 100% buckwheat flour.

This combination of tea tasting and hands-on cooking techniques allows guests to enjoy the authentic flavors and culinary traditions of Japan during this exciting workshop.


Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop - Inclusions

Guests on the Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura Workshop can look forward to inclusive offerings such as transportation support, a cooking recipe for home use, and hotel pickup and drop-off services.

4 Inclusions to Enhance Your Experience:

  1. Transportation and Support: Receive assistance navigating Tsukiji shops.
  2. Home Cooking Recipe: Take home the skills to recreate authentic dishes.
  3. Hotel Pickup and Drop-off: Enjoy a hassle-free journey to and from the workshop.
  4. Cultural Immersion: Enjoy Japanese cooking techniques and traditions.

These inclusions ensure a seamless and enriching experience, allowing guests to explore the world of tempura and enjoy the cultural fabric of Japanese culinary practices.


At the Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura Workshop, you will convene at the Tsukiji Honganji Temple at 9:00 AM as the starting point for the day’s culinary adventure.

Transportation logistics are taken care of with a taxi ride to the rental space from Tsukiji.

It’s important to note that the workshop provides dietary accommodations, such as gluten-free tempura made with rice flour for a lighter touch and cold soba noodles made from 100% buckwheat flour.

Once the workshop concludes, you will be brought back to the meeting point at the temple. Remember to look out for a guide holding a sign with your name in front of the main gate.

Confirmation is required at the time of booking, and it’s recommended that participants have a moderate level of physical fitness.

Cancellation Policy

Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop - Cancellation Policy

You can cancel your reservation for the Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura Workshop up to 24 hours before the start time for a full refund. If you need to make changes or cancel, keep these points in mind:

  1. Cancellation Window: Cancel for a full refund if done 24 hours before the start time.

  2. Late Cancellation: No refund available if canceled less than 24 hours before the workshop begins.

  3. Changes: Any changes requested less than 24 hours before the start time can’t be accommodated.

  4. Local Time: Remember that all cut-off times are based on the local time of the workshop.

Keep these guidelines handy in case any unexpected situations arise with your booking.

Additional Information

Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop - Additional Information

Arriving at Tsukiji Market for the workshop, visitors can anticipate a hands-on experience delving into the world of traditional Japanese cuisine. For those interested in learning more about Japanese culinary traditions, the workshop offers insights into recipe variations and even a tea ceremony experience. Below is a table highlighting some key details:

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This workshop not only provides a chance to learn about gluten-free tempura and cold soba noodles but also offers a glimpse into the art of the tea ceremony.


Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop - Directions

Upon arrival at Tsukiji Honganji Temple for the Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura Workshop, guests can expect to meet their guide in front of the main gate with their name on paper.

For those looking to navigate the area independently, utilizing map navigation can be a handy tool to explore nearby attractions efficiently.

Plus, as the workshop includes tasting local cuisine like gluten-free tempura and cold soba noodles, guests can ask the guide for recommendations on must-try dishes in the vicinity.

Remember to inquire about any dietary restrictions before embarking on the culinary journey to ensure a seamless experience.

Frequently Asked Questions

Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop - Frequently Asked Questions

Are There Any Vegetarian or Vegan Options Available for the Cooking Workshop?

For those seeking vegetarian options, the workshop offers choices like Japanese green tea, soba tea, and cold soba noodles. Vegan options include rice flour-based gluten-free tempura. These options cater to dietary preferences, ensuring a delightful culinary experience.

Can Children Participate in the Workshop, and Is There a Minimum Age Requirement?

Children can participate in the workshop, and there is no minimum age requirement. The activity welcomes young learners to explore and enjoy. It’s a family-friendly experience that offers hands-on fun for all.

Is There a Dress Code for the Workshop, or Any Specific Attire Recommended?

There’s no strict dress code for the workshop, but guests are advised to wear comfortable clothing. It’s suggested to avoid loose sleeves and dangling accessories for safety. Casual attire is perfect for this hands-on experience.

Are There Any Additional Costs or Fees That Guests Should Be Aware of Before Booking?

Guests should be aware of any additional costs or booking fees before confirming. It’s essential to check for hidden charges or extra expenses to avoid surprises. Always read the fine print to understand the total cost upfront.

Will There Be an English-Speaking Guide Available for Non-Japanese Speaking Participants During the Workshop?

An English-speaking guide will be available for non-Japanese speaking participants during the workshop to provide language assistance. This service ensures a smoother experience for all guests, enhancing understanding and enjoyment of the activities.

Final Words

Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura (Gluten Free) Workshop - Final Words

The Tsukiji Market Exploration & Tempura Workshop is a must-try for foodies and travelers looking for an immersive culinary experience in Tokyo. With hands-on cooking, cultural insights, and a taste of authentic Japanese cuisine, this workshop offers a unique and unforgettable adventure.

From crafting your own gluten-free tempura to witnessing the tuna auction, this workshop promises to satisfy your taste buds and curiosity. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to explore the flavors of Tsukiji Market!