According to a taxi driver friend of mine, Kanazawa’s 10 best lunch places are as follows:

Minrai in Wakamiya
Kanaiwa Gyoza
Oyabu
Daikokuya
Takenoya
Ishiguro
Matsumoto

Umm. We need three more. Please add your recommendations in the comments section below.

Additions:
Sushi Kuine (Takayanagi)