Okhotsk Abashiri Zangi Don



Okhotsk Abashiri Zangi Don(Rice bowl)

New "gotochi gourmet (local specialty)" developed to widely promote to the public the deliciousness of Okhotsk Salmon (pink salmon) produced in Abashiri.
This is a bowl of rice produced in Hokkaido, topped with "Abashiri Zangi", which is Okhotsk salmon produced in Abashiri that is fried after being soaked in special local seasoning.


[Rules for Okhotsk Abashiri Zangi Don]

  1. The official name is "Okhotsk Abashiri Zangi Don".
  2. "Abashiri Zangi" should be put on rice produced in Hokkaido.
  3. Besides "Abashiri Zangi", any food ingredients can be put on the rice, but they should be preferably produced in Abashiri.
  4. Yam and horseradish produced in Abashiri should be added.
  5. The bowl should be accompanied by a soup using shellfish (such as basket clams, scallops and short-necked clams) produced in Abashiri.
  6. The bowl should be also accompanied by side dishes (the content of the dishes may vary).
  7. White tableware should be used.
  8. Disposable chopsticks made from thinned wood from Hokkaido, and the matching chopstick bag should be used.
  9. The price should be less than 1,000 yen (tax included).
  10. The character of the Okhotsk Abashiri Zangi Don "Zangiman" should be widely promoted.

List of restaurants offering Zangi Don

Seasonal Delicacies and Sake Sawa

季節の旨いものと酒 さわ

980 yen (tax included)

The combination of deep-fried vegetables and raw vegetables with Abashiri Zangi creates rich flavors.
A curry flavor makes Abashiri Zangi spicier. Yam deep-fried with no coating adds an accent to this Zangi Bowl, which can be eaten like a salad. Please dip the seasonal vegetable sticks into Wasabi mayonnaise before eating them.

AddressMinami 3-jo Higashi 1-chome, Abashiri City, Hokkaido 093-0003
Open hours17:30 to 24:30 on Mondays and Thursdays / 17:30 to 26:00 on Fridays and Saturdays

Okhotsk Bazaar "Culture Club"

オホーツクバザール 可留茶屋倶楽部

1,000 yen (tax included)

Salad-style Abashiri Zangi Don, topped with plenty of fresh vegetables
This is a salad-style Abashiri Zangi Don featuring crispy Abashiri Zangi combined with a lot of fresh vegetables that almost spill from the bowl, and yam. Enjoy the seasonal side dish accompanying the bowl, too.

AddressOmagari 1-chome 14-19, Abashiri City, Hokkaido 093-0045
Open hours10:00 to 15:00 (Last order 14:30)
ClosedOpen every day (Inquiries required for operation during the New Year's holidays)

Food Court Kinema Kan


880 yen (tax included)

The only Chinese-style Zangi Bowl using spicy special sauce.
In this Abashiri Zangi, Okhotsk salmon is soaked in a special sauce using a fish sauce, Gochujang and sesame oil so it doesn’t smell fishy. Even customers who do not like fish will find this Zangi Bowl delicious.

AddressMinami 3-jo Higashi 4-chome, Abashiri City, Hokkaido 093-0003
Open hours11:00 to 16:30
ClosedOpen all-year-round

Restaurant Arcadia

カジュアルレストラン アルカディア

1,026 yen (tax included)

Western-style Zangi Bowl using Balsamic glaze and mustard mayonnaise.
Please enjoy this stylish, Western-style Zangi Bowl with Balsamic glaze, mustard and mayonnaise.

AddressShinmachi 2-chome 3-1, Abashiri City, Hokkaido 093-0046
Open hours11:00 to 21:00

Sakana-tei Kihachi

酒菜亭 喜八(さかなてい きはち)

980 yen (tax included)

The crunchy Abashiri Zangi goes very well with the texture of yam.
Thinly sliced Okhotsk Salmon is rolled up tightly and fried. The fluffy but crunchy texture of Abashiri Zangi and the smoothness of yam will further sharpen your appetite.

AddressMinami 3-jo Higashi 1-chome, Abashiri City, Hokkaido 093-0003
Open hours16:30 to 23:00
ClosedNo scheduled holidays

Grand Glacier, Abashiri Central Hotel

網走セントラルホテル グラングラシェ

983 yen (tax included)

Abashiri Zangi with fresh flavors, with a hint of spices
Abashiri Zangi is uniquely seasoned with spices with fresh flavors such as cardamon and turmeric. A wide variety of food materials, such as yam & Wasabi, salt kelp and Onsen-tamago, can be added to the bowl.

AddressAbashiri Central Hotel, Minami 2-jo Nishi 3-chome, Abashiri City, Hokkaido 093-0012
Open hours7:00 to 10:00 / 11:30 to 14:00 / 17:30 to 20:30
ClosedOpen all-year-round

Kangoku Shokudo, Abashiri Prison Museum

博物館網走監獄 監獄食堂

970 yen (tax included)

The exquisite taste of Abashiri Zangi soaked in a salty-sweet sauce
Slices of yam are spread over Abashiri Zangi soaked in a salty-sweet sauce. You can enjoy the mild tastes of salty-sweet Abashiri Zangi and Onsen-tamago, and the crunchy texture of sliced yam.

Address1-1 Yobito, Abashiri City, Hokkaido 099-2421
Open hours10:00 to 15:30 (Last order 14:30) [April to September, February to March] / (Scheduled to be) Closed from October to mid-January

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