Osaka – Japan’s Kitchen
"From hotels to restaurants, from shopping to sightseeing, Osaka has got you covered. But do keep one thing in mind - food! Osaka is not referred as the Japanese "nation's kitchen" for no reason, so remember to enjoy all the local delicacies."
2 Minamisenba, Chuoku, Osaka 542-0081, Osaka Prefecture
Their dishes are famous for starting out tasting sweet when you start eating, but becoming increasingly spicy, which makes this type of curry addictive.
3-6-3 Namba Chuo District, Osaka 542-0076.
551 Horai specialises in barbequed pork buns and has over the years become the most famous among its counterparts in Osaka.
Shinsaibashi Suji Shopping Arcade
Nipponbashi ‘Den-Den Town’
Dotonbori Canal Shopping and Dining District
1-1-111 Sakurajima, Konohana Ward, Osaka 554-0031
The Hotel Universal Port is a lively, family-friendly hotel located just a few minutes' walk from Universal Studios Japan.
2-5-15 Sinsaibashisuji, Chuo Ward, Osaka 542-0085
A stay at the Cross Hotel Osaka will put you right in the heart of the city's bustling Shinsaibashi area and in the middle of a two-kilometer square of almost non-stop options for food, drinks and entertainment.