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Shinchi Chinatown

12-7 Shinchimachi, Nagasaki 850-0842, Nagasaki Prefecture
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Restaurants with noodles and other Chinese dishes are a popular draw at Japan’s oldest Chinatown, dating back to the 17th century.
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12-7 Shinchimachi, Nagasaki 850-0842, Nagasaki Prefecture

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went there around 5-6pm looking for something interesting to munch. i found a shop selling ice cream in a flavour i've yet to come across - something like a type of potato. but other than that the whole place was not crowded...

Thank silverspire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to many Chinatowns all over the world. The Chinatown in Nagasaki isn't very big, about three blocks square, but it's VERY GOOD! There are many nice shops for all sorts of interesting and maybe even quirky items. The locals shop here also, so...More

Thank StuartGustafson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is quite small but cute! Worth to cross while walking in between 2 places and also to taste chinese delicatessies!

Thank luneriel
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Most shops were closed after 7pm. We had dinner and not many patrons at the restaurants. We had dinner and it was good.

Thank iceblended
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Food food and more food yummo foodies paradise.. and trinket stores everywhere, lots of things to see and do enjoy shopping and eating.. try the pork slice buns they are amazing thick tender marinated cuts of juicy pork in a traditional rice bun 1 is...More

Thank Jazzy M
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Interesting in that a lot of Chinese came into Nagasaki a couple hundred years ago with the Portuguese and the Dutch. Then, many were conscripted by the the Japanese during WW2 as forced labor. This Chinatown runs a couple blocks North/South intersection with a couple...More

Thank dianeoh1950
Reviewed September 4, 2017

It's a nice walk through if you're there, and you will always get marvellous photo ops in a China town, but really, everything was the same, it was all overpriced and I don't know how fresh the street food is. I would suggest 10-15 minutes...More

Thank Tanya M
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

By 8pm almost every shop and restaurant were shut. The shops I half expected but I was starving! As someone who lives in China I saw every little evidence of Chinese influence

Thank Abi D
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Nice amazing day an historical part in japan,a touristic place more visitors during summer time ... Been here many times

Thank ron_601
Reviewed July 26, 2017

There are not many chinese resturants here and the menu are similar. Chinese food here are Chinese Japanese fusion.

Thank Charernkit T
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