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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Udon Restaurant
“It’s the most famous street in Osaka. You can eat a lot of delicious food here. You’ll have an unforgettable experience. ”
  • 287 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
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“famous for spicy ramen noodle and have a good reputation, especially for foreigners.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“If you are clubbed, I suggest to to Giraff, is one of the biggest night club in Japan. It has 4stories with full of club-goer every night! Especially, on the weekend, there are throng amount of hot boys and girls. Just visit there and feel groove with them ;) Note:Do not forget to bring your ID!”
  • 37 locals recommend
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“Kani Doraku Crab Restaurant is world famous for the six and a half meter moving crab on the front of the restaurant. Kani Doraku Crab Restaurant is in Dotonbori, a popular tourist destination in Namba Osaka, which is famous for its restaurants. ”
  • 70 locals recommend
Udon Restaurant
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“A famous Udon shop , I love this shop , reasonable price , a lot of variety of food , have new menu according the season, must must go and try even you need to wait.believe me. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
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“A long-established store that can be said to be the originator of Osaka's specialty dish (kushikatsu)”
  • 38 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“In this country where seafood is sometimes eaten so fresh it's still moving, Zauo has tables on long 'fishing boats' over tanks where patrons fish for their own dinner. If you're lucky enough to hook something, there's celebratory drumming and your fish is whisked away to be prepared how you like (priced according to the type of fish). Alternatively, try an eight-piece sushi omakase nigiri , or a very tasty shio-yaki (salt-grilled) fish set from the menu. ¥300-per-person table charge. Reserve for a 'boat' table.”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“Dotombori area The area will amaze your eyes by the colorful neon signs. Just take some nice selfies with the famous neon sign of Glico’s guy. The place where the guy of neon sign is located just on the main street to go to Shinsaibashi from Namba. So,You will find it very easily! On the street, there are so many restaurants and shops to go, so I’m pretty sure that you will spend one day in this district! ”
  • 22 locals recommend
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“There's a cheery bustle inside this hard-working kaiten-sushi restaurant in a prime Dōtombori location. Over 50 seats zigzag around counters where plates rotate, colour-coded by price and thoughtfully labelled in multiple languages. Non-sushi-eaters can get cooked foods including tori no karaage (fried chicken) and fried tuna. English-speaking staff help make sense of it all.”
  • 9 locals recommend
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““Kinryu Ramen” is famous as they have a big sign since they opened in 1982 in Dotonbori. It used to be only a few Ramen places around this area, and this place always had line as they opened for 24 hours. It is still popular as they open for 24 hours so people go after drinking. They have only one soup that is soy sauce based on Tonkotsu. If it is not enough, add “Kara nira” and “Kimuchi” which are free topping. Please visit!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
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“This nationwide ramen chain is famous for its private booth seating, where you can enjoy their thick-soup and tasty ramen. The branch here in Dotombori is great for a quick and casual meal. Buy a ticket from the vending machine in front. 10 minutes walk from Namba station which is 17 minutes ride from Nankai Koya Line Abikomae station which is 4 minutes walk from here. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Café
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“Do you know PABLO? It is a cheese tart shop from Osaka, and the PABLO in Shinsaibashi and Dotonbori always have lines of people waiting to buy their specialty cheese tart. Of course, it is very popular with tourists as well. The classic cheese tart and the seasonal special tart are both very delicious!”
  • 32 locals recommend
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“Kani Dōraku is a Japanese restaurant chain that specialises in crustaceans and other seafood. The restaurants are known for their traditional appearance and the large, mechanical, red crab that moves above the main entrance.”
  • 17 locals recommend
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“Just south and parallel to the canal is this pedestrianised street, where dozens of restaurants and theatres vie for attention with the flashiest of signage: giant 3-D crab, puffer fish, dragon and more. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
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“Kushikatsu, is a typical Osaka street food. Kushi, means skewer, and Kastu, means fried food. So Kushikatsu is a small fried food sticked by a skewer. Normally, 1Kushikatsu is priced between 70yen to 150yen.Yes, it is very cheap! Why don’t you try Kushikatsu in Daruma Namba which is most popular Kushikatsu shop! ”
  • 19 locals recommend
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“Delicious Udon! 4 min walk to "Men-no-suke" delicious famous Gobo-ten-Udon. Gobo-ten is fried Burdock.”
  • 3 locals recommend