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."
1-4-15, Dotonbori, Chuo District, Osaka, 542-0071.
Like so many other great restaurants in Osaka, Mizuno is located on Dotonbori Street, and it has been serving okonomiyaki for over 70 years.
1-5-5, Dotonbori, Chuo District, Osaka, 542-0071.
Located on Osaka's famous food street Dotonbori, Chibo is the perfect place for you to try some of the best okonomiyaki,("Japanese pancakes") in town.
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.
Shinsaibashi Suji Shopping Arcade
Nipponbashi ‘Den-Den Town’
Dotonbori Canal Shopping and Dining District
3-60 Ofukacho, Kita Ward, Osaka 530-0011
If you're looking for a superb five-star experience, a stay at the Intercontinental Hotel in Osaka is a perfect choice.
1-4-1 Shiromi, Chuo Ward, Osaka 540-8578
Offering striking views over the iconic Osaka Castle, the Hotel New Otani Osaka provides a more peaceful setting than most city centre accommodation.
3-11-20 Shinmachi, Nishi Ward, Osaka City 550-0013
If you're looking for an affordable boutique hostel, go to Hostel 64 in Osaka.