You can enjoy many kinds of Japanese food such as sushi and kaisendon (raw fish on a bowl of rice). You can also enjoy drinking sake.
Izumo is said to be the birthplace of sake. Some varieties of sake are Izumo Fuji (出雲富士), Tenon (天穏), Jujiasahi (十旭日), Yamasan Masamune (ヤマサン正宗).
One of the attractions for tourists is Izumo soba, buckwheat noodles, a local dish widely known in Izumo
Since Izumo faces the Sea of Japan, there is a variety of fresh seafood. Among them, rockfish is famous.
Japanese-style pubs are known as izakaya. In the pub, you can enjoy dishes made with Shimane beef, and wild vegetables and seafood, as well as sake pairings.