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“den den town”(9 reviews)
Namba, Chuo, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a very lively area, as there are many tourists here. There are many restaurants and the king crab structure stands out and many people are taking photo of it.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 588phis
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is really nothing more than a large lit crab billboard, but since it is one of the most recognizable landmarks in Donburi, every tourist has to have a photo of it. It is nothing spectacular; just a recognizable landmark. See it once, and that's...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This famous outlet with endless tourists occupancy is always FULL and requires advance bookings but at times if you’re lucky due to last minute cancellation you can get a seat at the door. It is located just after Shinsaibashi bridge just next to Dotombori with...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming from Europe, this place is like out of a manga/anime. Huge signs and neon/led as it was no end to it. Street food every corner and good food.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank christravelaround
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you didn't visit Namba while you are in Osaka, you didn't visit Osaka! It's the central core of Osaka with the major transportation hub and shopping Osaka has to offer. It's a large area with underground tunnels which extends for miles. Very busy and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This spot is in the epicenter of dotonburi street life. A great meeting spot and pretty much a central location. We loved this area and spot.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This street is so vibrant and so full of energy. It is almost tangible People are buzzing everywhere and you can find unbeatable food so yummy, made on demand. Buy your ticket and savour the tasty crabby balls Recommended definitely

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank luct177
Reviewed May 9, 2019

Busy street full of cafes, restaurants, bars and people. Try to walk on the back streets, near the canal, for the more authentic experience. Glad that we spent a few hours in Namba wondering around.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

It was not just our bellies that were full. But our eyes feasted on some of the most amazing store signs in Japan. :) it was an exhilirating experience to see. So beautiful.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank glychie
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Being the most famous entertainment district in Osaka, this place is almost always full of people both locals and tourists as this is one of the most popular places to take photos for visitors as well (the Glico Man being one of the most well...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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April 18, 2018|
Response from sayvonna | Reviewed this property |
some at 9pm and some at 10pm..
Shafira A
December 17, 2017|
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Response from semanticvision | Reviewed this property |
I have been using Google Maps and you can pick the routs with only JR connection. However, some very short local connections maybe you want to consider spent extra Yen to save time taking a longer, multiple connections... More
Vanessa S
June 7, 2017|
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Response from rbzmiso1 | Reviewed this property |
Try DenDen town. Got a variety of electronic shops there.