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Address: Dotonbori, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
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The heart of Osaka nightlife, this area is filled with theaters,...

The heart of Osaka nightlife, this area is filled with theaters, restaurants, cafes, bars, arcades and nightclubs.

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Great Sightseeing

This is a fantastic area to walk around and take in the sights. Lots of lights, over the water, and plenty of people-watching. Beautiful to see at night.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Renton, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a fantastic area to walk around and take in the sights. Lots of lights, over the water, and plenty of people-watching. Beautiful to see at night.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very rarely you see a river crossing an urban area in a perfect, beautiful way. I'm not talking about Amsterdam, Venice, Hamburg, etc. I'm talking about a modern urban area, with buildings and flashing lights, and a river crossing in the middle. Well, Osaka has it, and it's Dotonbori. Don't skip this place, especially at night. Very fun. When I... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Quite a big place to walk around more for shopping and relaxing.. nice place to chill out and photo taking..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I always visit dotonbori when I travel to osaka since a lot of shop there also the food that I like the most is TAKOYAKI

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I don't like crowd. So this review may subjectively. But you can find so many things in here, like Japanese cuisine.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

So many japanese shops brand names have small boat trip and big gift shop lighting up in evening so nice feeling

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

located in namba, dotonbori is filled with places to eat and shop. tried authentic takoyaki balls to warm our stomachs from a cold winter's night. a visit to osaka is not complete without dotonbori.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A very cool experience. Unfortunately we didn't get to see it at night but even in the day it is something not to be missed.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

as I'm a foodie, there are so many restaurants and shops around that it would take days to try out all the food ! would choose to stay in the same area if i travel to Osaka next time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The place was great to get food, shopping and the night Life was great. Okonomiyaki was available in some stores

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