The street of NishikiIchiba was constructed in end of 8th century. In 1311, several fish markets opens their stores at this street.
It became market place in 1615. In 1984, they replaced the floor to stones, and constructed new arcade.
Today, there are many food markets, such as vegetable, meat and fishes. Also, all kinds of stores of Japanese daily meals, sweets, teas and Sake. Especially, it offers all kinds of Kyoto delicacy.
Not only the food, there are many fashions, daily glossaries and restaurant.