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Xex West

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2-2-22 Umeda, Kitaku, Osaka 530-0001, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 6-4795-0065
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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726 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 488 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Xex is an Italian Restaurant and is located on the 9th floor of the far eastern building of the Herbis Plaza complex. It is just a short 7 minute walk from the south exit of the Osaka train station and is also close to a few Metro stations. This is a high end restaurant and all the customers were relatively... More 

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Lecce, Italy
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Clean and elegant atmosphere, dining inside. Charming terrace, where having a drink with a great panorama. Good service. Waiters very kind and available. Reasonably prices.

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Thank Adriano S
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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137 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Went here on recommendation of a friend who isn't really into Japanese food. It's a high end place, which is actually two restaurants, one Japanese and one Italian. There is a bar which is between the two which has live music, and it has a balcony. Its definitely a higher end place, and on the list of places to go... More 

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Turin, Italy
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132 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Have been to the Xex skybar just for a "touch and go" cocktail, but I had really enjoied the quite atmosphere and the extremely kind staff. Unfortunately here in Japan cocktails are made with a measuring cup, so a lot different from the taste we are used to in Europe. Anyway the balance mix was ok and so the view... More 

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Thank Figaro_AB
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2015

I have visited the restaurant and the bar plenty of times, on different ocasions- business, with friends, family... Japanese FnB service is outstanding and the staff really goes out of their way to make your experience more comfortable. I highly recommend trying the wooden oven pizzas, the lobster, chef's sushi sellection after which you could enjoy live jazz music at... More 

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New York City, New York
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1,409 reviews
766 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 386 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2014

I visited this restaurant with my wife for a dinner. My wife ordered 5-course menu in advance. The atmosphere inside the restaurant was good for couples, and the servers were very polite. The course menus were very tasty with nice presentation, and I especially loved appetizer dish with scallop, white fish sashimi and ham, and pieces of the grilled fillet... More 

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Ibaraki-shi, Osaka, Japan
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

Italian restaurant in Umeda. I recommend pizza.you can share that. Nice staff, and delicious foods. Here is the best Italian restaurant in this area. You have to go!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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197 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2013

It is located in the fanciest area of Osaka, high end for real. Very near the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. I could make a reservation in english from the hotel. The place was hard to find because there are three buildings with the same name, one for business, other for shopping and the last one is the Xex West elevator. The... More 

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Osaka, Japan
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2012

If you are looking for a place to enjoy the stunning Osaka night view, this restaurant is for you. The food tastes good and the place has a very cosmopolitan atmosphere. As a sweet lover, I would recommend their custard pudding which really taste like the real thing. The pizzas also taste good and they offer a very wide choice... More 

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Toronto, ON
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154 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2012

There are a lot of awesome places to eat in Osaka, but this is NOT one of them. Unless you are a Japanese businessman trying to impress someone. We ate at the Aburiyaki & Sushi An bar area of the restaurant and we found the food/sushi to be 'just ok' and definitely not worth the high price. We did two... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$44 - $88
Cuisine
Italian, Japanese, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-2-22 Umeda, Kitaku, Osaka 530-0001, Osaka Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Osaka Prefecture  >  Osaka
  • Phone Number: +81 6-4795-0065

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