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Minami (Namba)

Namba Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“neon lights” (23 reviews)
“shopping area” (19 reviews)
“great shopping” (14 reviews)
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Namba Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
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"neon lights"
in 23 reviews
"shopping area"
in 19 reviews
"great shopping"
in 14 reviews
"kani doraku"
in 6 reviews
"den den town"
in 7 reviews
"busy area"
in 6 reviews
"night life"
in 11 reviews
"crab"
in 12 reviews
"lots of restaurants"
in 9 reviews
"famous glico"
in 7 reviews
"shop till you drop"
in 6 reviews
"ramen"
in 12 reviews
"running man"
in 7 reviews
"glico man"
in 12 reviews
"walk around"
in 8 reviews
"street food"
in 12 reviews
"octopus"
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TOOOO CROWDED.... seriously crowded... too many people. it feels like im not in japan. Road gets dirty and not so pleasant

Thank Charissa M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lots of people and the street sometimes comes to a stop due to the crowd but this is one of those iconic places to visit. Fun to watch the sign with the moving legs and at night it is lite up. We took the subway...More

Thank wacotom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very special place at which we can experience of obscurity and kind of excitement. It seems worth seeing that the crab's model extends the limbs. This crab shop facing the street is getting an easy money.

Thank DrJayMic
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Definitely a tourist attraction - not sure why - there are plenty of restaurants around and the place was crowded.

Thank AlejaNZro
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is a live wire and great for the senses too. It does get very crowded but well worth a visit.

Thank Lorna M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Namba is easy to reach and is next to the Dotonbori area. Abundant shopping and dining options and also very colorful.

Thank Judy H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

was fascinated by the plastic food samples on display that look very real.the crab feature was definitely an eye catcher as well as a landmark wan walking along the food court shopping at Dotonbouri

Thank george o
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I use the train from Umeda to Namba station to go this place. The giant crab as many people in the queue so just walk pass...

Thank Paunchakree P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant location is in a high end street for clubs and other restaurants. The place is pleasant and you get the Japanese style seating and treatment. Staff does not speak English at all. We ordered crab dishes and couple of sussi plates. We were...More

Thank Nuha R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Namba is central Osaka and good for night life with lot of restaurants and pubs everywhere. Dontobori is closely located to namba and gets crowded on weekend evenings,must visit if your in osaka

Thank AmitChanda29
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lightningbacon
19 April 2018|
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Response from sayvonna | Reviewed this property |
some at 9pm and some at 10pm..
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Shafira A
17 December 2017|
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Response from semanticvision | Reviewed this property |
I have been using Google Maps and you can pick the routs with only JR connection. However, some very short local connections maybe you want to consider spent extra Yen to save time taking a longer, multiple connections... More
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Vanessa S
7 June 2017|
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Response from rbzmiso1 | Reviewed this property |
Try DenDen town. Got a variety of electronic shops there.
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