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Address: Ebisubashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0071, Osaka Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 6-4397-1277

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There's nothing elegant about Osaka's river walk; instead, it's kitschy and fun. On the Sunday we were there, groups of young musicians took turns performing doo wop and early... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We happened upon this quite by chance. We were in Osaka and had decided to go on the Tombori River Cruise, when we discovered that it was closed that night (July 13th). As it was our only chance, we decided to take a walk down the river just to look at the lanterns – 1300 or them – strung along... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

There's nothing elegant about Osaka's river walk; instead, it's kitschy and fun. On the Sunday we were there, groups of young musicians took turns performing doo wop and early 60s-style girl group music. Great fun! Line up for takoyaki (fried octopus balls) or noodles at Ichiran (an experience not to be missed), or just walk along the river and take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

Just amazing how all the different shops billboard can be so intriguing and fun to watch. Everyone is watching everyone else

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Tired of shopping (or budget ran out from shopping?!) or simply want to relax and savor the sights of Osaka? This is a great place to go to walk through leisurely especially after a hearty Japanese meal. The place is very much alive at night surrounded by colorful lights and people all around. There's a boat that can takes people... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

The walk along the river is very interesting. There are a lot of people everywhere. Many food places to eat and interesting lite -up signs.

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