Get 1000 yen off treasures from the Hokuriku region

Located in the center of the Japanese archipelago, the Hokuriku region is composed of Fukui Prefecture, Ishikawa Prefecture, and Toyama prefecture.
This area is known for its picturesque views of the Sea of Japan, and its delicious cuisine from both the mountains and the seas.

Explore Hokuriku from the comfort of your own home by checking out these sellers and products on ZenPlus.

Explore Hokuriku

Fukui Prefecture

Fukui prefecture is located in the southwest part of the Hokuriku region.

Fukui is an excellent place for natural sightseeing, and some of it's famous locations include the Tōjinbō cliffs (pictured here), the Five Lakes of Mikata, and the popular snorkeling spot Mizu Island.

This prefecture is also the birthplace of the Japanese Koshihikari brand of rice. It's other regional products include Echizen oroshi soba noodles, Echizen snow crab, eyeglass frames from Sabae City, Echizen lacquerware, and many other traditional crafts.

Ishikawa Prefecture

Ishikawa Prefecture is located in the center of the Hokuriku region. It has a long, thin shape that stretches from the southwest to northeast.

It's divided into 4 sections: Kanazawa, Noto, Kaga, and Hakusan.
It is known for the Kaga-Hyakumangoku hot springs resort. Some of the local specialties include Kanazawa gold foil, Wajimanuri lacquerware, traditional Japanese sweets, and Kanou crab.

Toyama Prefecture

Toyama Prefecture is the easternmost prefecture in the Hokuriku region. It curves around the Toyama Bay to the north, and is surrounded by mountains on its eastern, southern, and western borders.

Toyama is known for its fresh seafood, sightseeing along the Tateyama Alpine Route, the remote villages of Gokayama with centuries-old houses, the Kurobe Gorge, and the Berumonta sighseeting train.

These are just a few of the amazing sights and delicious dishes that this prefecture has to offer.


  • Use the code "HOKURIKU" at checkout.
  • Coupon duration: December 1st, 2022, to February 28th, 2023 12am JST.
  • The 1000 yen coupon is valid only for the sellers listed on this page, but you may mix and match products from different sellers.
  • The coupon can only be used once.

Food & Drink

(Highest alcohol by volume (ABV) 16.5%) 

Takahashi Crafts

Takahashi Crafts creates each of their products based on the concept of bringing a touch of color to those relaxing moments in your busy schedule. Their goal is to open your heart just a little bit more through their delightful items.


A tea ceremony set perfect for casually enjoying matcha, featuring an Echizen-ware tea bowl


A tea ceremony set perfect for casually enjoying matcha, featuring an Echizen-ware tea bowl


A tea ceremony set perfect for casually enjoying matcha, featuring an Echizen-ware tea bowl

Negoro Storage Box (Red)

A storage box coated in beautiful Negoro lacquer, and finished with Japanese paper on the inside

Echizen Dream Factory

The Echizen Dream Factory produces gift items that you'll want to "give to", "teach about", and "enjoy with" those special people in your life.Their products focus on the unique culture and goods of Fukui Prefecture, and Ishikawa and Toyama Prefectures as well. Experience a taste of these regions.

Glasses sweets set
5 types x 2

Sample a variety of Hokuriku sweets with this delicious and exciting box set!

Umebachi Senbei

Enjoy this colorful assortment of senbei, with flavors like coffee, wasabi, and ginger

Glasses Tart Cake

Satisfy your sweet tooth cravings with this delicious tarts box including 5 flavors

Hard Bread

Have you ever eaten a pair of glasses?
Try the most trending sweet in Japan!


Located in Fukui under the ideal conditions for producing sake, Rikisensyuzou is a small sake brewery known for their "Ake no Tsuru" sake.

This brewery was established over 100 years ago during the Meiji Period, and they continue to build on their years of experience creating delicious sake with the land and water of this region.

Junmai Ginjo

This Junmai Daiginjo has a refreshing aroma and taste. Pairs well with any Western food as well as Japanese food


This all-mighty sake is perfect with any dish. 1.8L so you are sure not to run out of sake during dinners with friends


Only the highest quality ingredients for this Rakuten best seller - more than 100,000 bottles sold!

Akenozuru Junmai Daiginjo Sakahomare

A refreshing Junmai Daiginjo sake from Fukui Prefecture - goes perfectly with Chinese food


With the goal of bringing delicious noodles to as many people as possible, Tomoyoshi-Seimen has focused on creating the perfect dried noodles ever since the company was founded.

Their dried noodles have a long shelf-life, but also have a texture and color extremely similar to freshly-made noodles once they are boiled.

You're getting pure quality when you eat these additive-free, artificial coloring-free noodles made with the purest Japanese water.

Fukui Echizen

Enjoy delicious traditional soumen - made from 100% japanese wheat flour! 18 packs to enjoy or share

Bamboo Charcoal Somen

Stay healthy and detox your body with bamboo charcoal soumen. Exclusive to Fukui Prefecture!


Somen noodles with komatsuna, Japanese mustard spinach, high in vitamins and minerals


Echizen soba noodles are a Fukui specialty, and these are made with buckwheat flour produced in Fukui Prefecture

Tableware & Cooking

 Shitsurin Crafts

Shiturin Crafts makes traditional circular "wappa" bento boxes, for relaxing lunches that will put your heart at ease.

With their own original manufacturing process, they've added a modern twist to these traditional products. Make your afternoon break even better with a touch of Japanese culture.

With their beautiful grain and color, and faint scent of wood, these boxes will feel warm and familiar when you use them.

Oval Bento Box ~Hanamori~

High quality stilysh wooden bento box, with a Japanese flower design

Round Bento Box Hayakutabe Tiger

Enjoy your bento with this round wooden box with a tiger design!

Oval Bento Box "Nyaisuna Lunch!"

This bento box has whimsical drawings of cats eating lunch

Oval Bento Box -Gourd Cats-

Cat fan? Enjoy the cutest Japanese bento box, featuring round cats!

Soumei Lacquerware

Whether you want to spice up your daily life, bring excitement to a special day, or add some Japanese flair to any situation, lacquerware is perfect for all of these occasions.

Although many people may not be used to using lacquer bowls or boxes in their everyday life, try incorporating them into routine and experience the magic of lacquerware.

lunch box

High quality wood bento box from Fukui Prefecture - made by Echizen lacquerware masters


A blue lacquerware coaster. The wood grain shows through the semi-transparent blue lacquer

KyutarouBLUE chopsticks

A beautiful pair of 23cm chopsticks. Perfect for using everyday, or on special ocassions

Bittercolors Wooden Soup Bowl

These gorgeous soup bowls come in a varitey of colors; choose your favorite!

Lacquerware carefully chosen by the discerning eye of local artisans, selected to fit perfectly with your modern lifestyle.

Kosei brings you high-quality lacquerware straight from the source—Echizen, the bithplace of lacquerware.

Pair of Marufuku Soup Bowls

Exquisite hand-painted Echizen lacquerware - high quality and tradition directly from Japan

Red-Gold / Black-Silver Pair of Bowls

Two carefully hand-painted vermillion and black bowls with lids, featuring gold and silver knobs

Akafuji Fukuju Soup Bowls

These lacquer soup bowls feature a beautiful hand-painted image of the famous Mt. Fuji

Pair of Petal Sake Glasses

The bottoms of these sake cups are painted with lacquer in a cherry blossom petal design

Titanium Katsuki

Pure titanium Katsuki chopsticks are made by a Japanese eyeglass frame manufacturer with technology used for eyeglass production.

These premium chopsticks were created based on the idea that eating utensils should be made out of the safest possible materials.

Titanium is known for having little effect on the human body, and is often used in the medical field, so you can rest assured that it's safe for your health.

Pure Titanium Chopsticks
Blue Ginryu Izumi

Eat like an emperor! These chopsticks feature a patten of flowing water in metallic sky blue

Pure Titanium Chopsticks
Blue Chitose

An elegant sky blue color with a pattern of birds and trees, made by Japanese artisans

Pure Titanium Chopsticks
Glossy Ginryu Izumi

A subtle and classy take on the popular ginryu izumi pattern, elegant for any ocassion

Pure Titanium Chopsticks
Yellow Rings

These simple and stylish chopsticks from Sabae city, Fukui, will be your new favorites

Taniguchi chopstick studio

Taniguchi is a creative chopstick studio based in Obama, Fukui prefecture. In an era where chopsticks have lost value and can be replaced anytime, Taniguchi aims to create unique chopsticks that will last forever.

Each product is carefully handcrafted from scratch and has a unique, elegant color combination obtained through a coloring process called "marbling", the studio's signature method, that cannot be reproduced with machines, creating a one-of-a-kind and elegant design on each product.

Each chopstick is truly a unique piece of Japanese art, perfect for adding a touch of elegance to any meal or for gifting. 

Marble Chopsticks "Hana" Cattleya

Brighten up your mealtime with these unique marbled chopsticks. 

Marble Chopsticks "Hana" Denfare

Add a pop of color to your dining table withthese pink marbled chopsticks.

Marble Chopsticks "Hana" Delphinium

Blue marbled chopsticks are the perfect addition to any modern table setting.

Marble Chopsticks "Hana" Sunflower

These handcrafted chopsticks feature a stunning floral pattern in hues of orange and white.

Household & Outdoor

Yamato Crafts

Yamato Crafts works to take the best parts of technology and tradition and use them to create interior furniture and goods that are a perfect fit for our ever-evolving modern lifestyle.

Their goal is to create a new lifestyle that seamlessly incorporates Japanese beauty and tradition, and to expand these ideas to many areas of our lives.

Cat Clock

An adorable kitty clock made by Japanese artisans

Wooden Konbu Onigiri Clock

A cute clock featuring one of the most popular onigiri fillings

"Co ... ro.n"
Rocking Tissue Box

This tissue box case rocks back and forth when you pull out a tissue

Dust Box

A minimalistic oak dustbox, perfect for both natural and luxury rooms

Takahashi Eyeglasses


Meet the HYTIS GREED, a unique outdoor grill made with the techonology and know-how of eyeglass manufacturers from Fukui.

Whether you want to cook over an open-fire, on a griddle, or on a grill, the HYTIS has you covered. Perfect for solo camping trips, or for anyone who wants to enjoy a wide variety of delicious camping cuisine.

Takashima mokko

Takashima Mokko is a Japanese company that specializes in creating unique and authentic wood lacquered products using traditional techniques and natural materials.

Their skilled artisans use only the highest quality raw wood, which is naturally dried for 2 to 3 years before being crafted into beautiful products.

Takashima Mokko artisans only use joinery methods, without the use of screws or nails, to create durable and long-lasting products that reflect the Japanese lifestyle and tradition.

From furniture to household items, each piece is carefully handcrafted with precision and attention to detail to create a one-of-a-kind work of art.

Whether you're looking for a special gift or simply want to add a touch of Japanese elegance and tradition to your home, Takashima Mokko has something for everyone.

Tissue case

Made from high quality Japanese zelkova wood, this tissue box is lacquered five times to give a unique color and shade to it.

Soba stick
(rolling pin) 

Unique handmade soba stick "rolling pin" made with wood carefully dryed for over 20 years.

Traditional "Inro"

An Inro is a traditional Japanese container for holding small objects, such as seals, medicine, or money. Carefully lacquered, makes the perfect gift for Japan lovers.

Long shoehorn stand set

Minimalistic and simple design. Perfect if you are looking to give a classy touch to your home.


Rapyarn Ribbon is a brand of ribbon and other small items made by a fabric tape factory in Fukui Prefecture. This type of fabric tape has been made since the Taisho Period, and features cute designs with a bit of nostalgia.

Rapyarn creates these ribbons from the designs to the manufacturing, so they are eniterly unique and can't be found anywhere else in the world.

Round Cat
Camera Strap

A comfortable camera strap with a pattern of round little cats

Camera Strap

A blue and red camera strap with white chrysanthemums

Little Bird Pink
Camera Strap

A pink camera strap with pastel birds to brighten up your camera

Flower Ribbon

50cm of beautiful floral ribbon, perfect for crafting enthusiasts!

Created in Sabae City in Fukui, the holy land of Japanese eyeglasses, AirFly is the world's first brand of nosepad-less sports sunglasses. These stress-free sunglasses won't put any pressure on the bridge of your nose.
This unique design also prevents them from leaving marks around the nose, or rubbing off any makeup or sunscreen.

AF-305 C-3

Enjoy a wide field of view with these nosepad-less sunglasses

AF-301 C-6BK (Photochromic Lens)

The wide photochromic lens makes these perfect for biking

AF-301 C-35

Sleek aqua frames for all of your favorite outdoor activities


Pearl white sunglasses in a slimmer design for ladies

Bridge Corporation

The Bridge Corporation produces nosepad-less glasses that rest on your cheekbones, removing any stress on your nose, and preventing the nosepad marks that most glasses-wearers are familiar with.

The Neojin line of glasses was created with everyday glasses-users in mind, so that they may have the most comfortable lifestyle possible.

NEOJIN NJ8000 C-20 Brown

Nosepad-less sunglasses in a classic design that goes with any outfit

NEOJIN NJ1300 C40 Clear Pink

Clear pink eyeglass frames with a unique design on the sides

NEOJIN NJ9001 C-20 Khaki

Stylish khaki sunglasses that can be dressed up or down

NEOJIN NJ8000 C-30 Purple

Purple nosepad-less sunglasses to add a pop of color to your outfit

From Sabae, the eyeglass manufacturing center of Japan, comes Saimei eyeglasses. These frames have a feeling and texture exceptional even among handmade eyeglasses.

Sabae City in Fukui is famous worldwide for its glasses, and you'll see why when you try these on. Each pair is carefully handcrafted by uncompromising artisans. 

Eco-friendly Double-Function Sunglasses

Polarized transitional sunglasses made from recycled PET bottles

Sabae Sunglasses
(Brown Tortoiseshell)

Versatile, retro-style frames designed to brighten up the face

Sabae Sunglasses
(Black Tortoiseshell)

The popular Boston-style frames are now available in black tortoiseshell!

Sabae Sunglasses
(Solid Black)

High-quality sunglasses with a square design for a toned appearance

With an emphasis on design, quality, and functionality, Face Trick produces a wide range of sunglasses and reading glasses at reasonable prices.

Each pair off glasses is madee with outstanding quality lenses from Japan's Sabae City, so you can be sure that you're getting the best quality.

NA-8301 Silver Sunglasses

Polarized transitional sunglasses made from recycled PET bottles

NA-8301 Gold Sunglasses

Versatile, retro-style frames designed to brighten up the face

TR-8107 Black Sunglasses

The popular Boston-style frames are now available in black tortoiseshell!

NA-8301 Smoke Gray Sunglasses

High-quality sunglasses with a square design for a toned appearance

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