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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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The Dotonbori area is okay to visit once take picture in the hustle and bustle of the alleyways and shops! We were never able to complete our shopping since there are many shops... read more

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Canberra, Australia
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Dotonbori area is okay to visit once take picture in the hustle and bustle of the alleyways and shops! We were never able to complete our shopping since there are many shops that lined the Dontonbori. Super fun place to get a real feel of Osaka

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As a female who loves shopping, I can see this as a must go spot. But I must say since my last visit, the number of tourists must have doubled. it has become too crowded, and pricewise not the best value. You may not be able to find your sizes either. Try to explore a different area albeit not as... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well-known crab / glico / fugu signs and restaurants are all found here. Can be easily accessed (3 minutes walk) from exit 2 of the nippombashi station. There tends to be a long queue for the famous restaurants here (e.g. ganso sushi, kinryu ramen). Do note that some of these restaurants actually have another outlet down the dotonbori stretch that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Really nice and busy place. Many things to do here. What are you loop by for you can find at here. So many restaurant and shopping place. You can explore by join the boat trip with tour guide they will explain about history around there but it's will be in Japanese language and of cuz I understand nothing lol.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Dotonburi is a Mekka for the food lovers! The place amazes with the colorful neon lights and restaurants to every taste and pocket. I would definitely recommend it as a must place to visit for every tourist coming to Japan.

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Thank Janek P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was a nice place to explore for pictures and food. Tried the fugu sushi, takoyaki and other yummy street foods. Would definitely recommend coming to explore!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best shopping ceñter, lots of restaurants, and Night club. If you looking for budget sweater, shoes on sales, clothes. By the way, there are many currency exchange with reasonable price there.

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lots of things to do and see in Dotonbori. Variety with the food markets, kitchen utensil, clothes and much more. Lots of restaurants to dine at be it early or late. Excellent experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Busy street in Osaka. Great if you love food and love to try local delicacies and street food! Must visit!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved this place. Would go back in a heartbeat! Food options were amazing and cheap to boot. lots of options for souvenir shopping also.

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