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Namba Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a wonderful experience here eating street food and also photographing the huge structures on the shop front!

Thank Kimberley C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We spend around 2 hours enjoying the dinner, the crap are so tasty ! Environment is really good, we sat beside the window and enjoy the sunset view of Dotonbori... Amazing !

Thank teh8976
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are many shopping malls and shops in this place. You can also spend one whole day here shopping.

Thank LovingHubby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So many tourist. Even more at evening and night. Lots of food to try. Just enjoy each of them.must come again

Thank EisenXYZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were here walking around and my wife found a takomiyaki shop and we ordered a set of tako, the shop has upper floor for seating. It was crowded most of the time.

Thank Shiang T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice to see the many people enjoying themselves here but what a noise... Especially in the evening the neon lights make it very special to be here. If you’re not fond of crowded areas, skip this one.

Thank ReisDNA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Namba is full of life - crowds of people involved in finding shopping and nightlife. Bars and restaurants abound and a feverish pitch of enjoyment for those in the area. Osaka has so many cool districts, and Namba is one of them. We participated in...More

Thank LuxeFamilyFun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area is the real hive of activity by day or night. You have many selection of dinning places on the street or inside. They favorite there is the Octopus batter bites. Very good taste. Also a selection of stores to by your give away...More

Thank edwardcolinh
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Bustling with eateries and you will find some of the restaurants here actually have branches in Dotombori but here is lesser crowd and no queue required. 4 nights in Osaka and i was staying nearby, like 500m away, this is where i used to visit...More

Thank shiu min l
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Great area for shopping and shopping. Have many unique snaks. Just prepare to empty your wallet to shop. Have many restaurant with great taste.

Thank Rangga_xyz
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lightningbacon
April 18, 2018|
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Response from sayvonna | Reviewed this property |
some at 9pm and some at 10pm..
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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
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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.
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