Osaka Backstreet Food Tour

Osaka is Japan’s capital of food and on this tour, your bilingual guide will show you why. Explore local neighbourhoods, enjoy great food at three unique restaurants and discover why Osaka is known as the nation’s kitchen. We will begin at our favorite yakitori joint in the alleys of Tennoji before strolling down the hill that gives Osaka its name and into the backstreets! Get an authentic taste of okonomiyaki at a proper old-school restaurant in Osaka’s most notorious and unique neighborhood (Nishinari) before heading over to the bright lights of Shinsekai. Take in the unique atmosphere of the birthplace of kushikatsu while gorging on deep-fried skewers and learning about this quirky and fun part of town!
* Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
* Starts: Osaka, Japan
* Trip Category: Food, Wine & Nightlife >> Beer & Brewery Tours




Osaka is Japan’s capital of food and on this tour, your bilingual guide will show you why. Explore local neighbourhoods, enjoy great food at three unique restaurants and discover why Osaka is known as the nation’s kitchen. We will begin at our favorite yakitori joint in the alleys of Tennoji before strolling down the hill that gives Osaka its name and into the backstreets! Get an authentic taste of okonomiyaki at a proper old-school restaurant in Osaka’s most notorious and unique neighborhood (Nishinari) before heading over to the bright lights of Shinsekai. Take in the unique atmosphere of the birthplace of kushikatsu while gorging on deep-fried skewers and learning about this quirky and fun part of town!

Itinerary
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Pass By: Abeno Harukas, 1-1-43 Abenosuji, Abeno-Ku, Osaka 545-0052 Osaka Prefecture

Gaze up at the tallest building in all of Japan, eat that Tokyo!

Pass By: TEN-SHIBA, 5-55 Chausuyamacho, Tennoji-Ku, Osaka 543-0063 Osaka Prefecture

Wander through Tenshiba park, discover its transformation from homeless enclave to renovated urban oasis

Stop At: Nishinari Dobutsuen-mae Deep Osaka Street, 1-11-2 Taishi, Nishinari-ku, Osaka 557-0002 Osaka Prefecture

Take a walk on the wild side through one of the most unique thoroughfares in the city, discover a side of the city that is foreign even to many locals!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Shinsekai, 1 Ebisuhigashi, Naniwaku, Osaka 556-0002 Osaka Prefecture

Explore the backstreets of this fascinating and unique neighbourhood with your knowledgable, bilingual guide

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Tsutenkaku, 1-18-6 Ebisuhigashi Naniwaku, Osaka 556-0002 Osaka Prefecture

Discover the story behind one of Osaka’s most enduring symbol of post-war renaissance.

Duration: 10 minutes