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Address: 1-1 Oyodonaka, Kita-ku, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Description: In the basement of the Umeda Sky Building, Takimikoji is a recreated 1920s...
In the basement of the Umeda Sky Building, Takimikoji is a recreated 1920s and 1930s village popular for its inexpensive restaurants serving up Osaka's most popular dishes, including okonomiyaki.
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Stayed at the westin hotel this is within 2 minutes reach on foot. We weren't that hungry therefore we went into the shabu shabu shop and was hoping to share a dish, the waiter... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 1, 2014
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Hong Kong, China

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This is a small place with only a few seats- run by an elderly couple and their daughter. The sushi is top, top, top quality. They run out of items often, being a small shop, but what they do is amazing. We could see the regulars order items that are not on the English menu like grilled turban shell snails.... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Stayed at the westin hotel this is within 2 minutes reach on foot. We weren't that hungry therefore we went into the shabu shabu shop and was hoping to share a dish, the waiter was annoyed and rejected our order and turned away! And we thought japan is best at hospitality! Anyway we went to a raman store and had... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

Kiji okonomiyaki restaurant was nice. My friend brought me here and I loved it. Try real okonomiyaki. Waiter did't speak any foreign language but they are helpful.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

It was a total waste of time, effort and money (taxi $20) to go there. Groups of restaurants like this is all over Japan especially in major shopping complexes and transportation hubs - Albeit not right next door to each other like Takinikoji. Uemda/Dojima underground (Where we stayed in Osaka) has enough restaurants/isakaya that one can eat for a week... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Go to Wakaba udonsuki restaurant and sit behind the waterfall. Fab!

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