Try the local dishes of Yakushima, fresh local fish such as deep fried flying fish or fresh mackerel. Some places also offer Yakushika (Yakushima deer). There are also early morning bento shops that offer packed meals for your hike.
*It's best to call to check they are open as opening times may vary.
Early Morning Bento
Early morning bento are packed breakfasts/lunches that you can take with you on your hike. Make a reservation the day before and pick them up the next morning.
Shimamusubi 0997-42-0770 (4:00-8:00)
Kamogawa 0997-46-2101 (5:00- )
Asahi Bento 0997-46-4007 (4:00-6:00)