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Things to do in Chuo Ward

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Store
“ Amemura is an entertainment district full of unique shopping and restaurants.”
  • 61 locals recommend
Discount Store
“大阪市, 大阪府, 542-008 The biggest discount shop group in Japan, Don Quijote! To come visit Dotonbori-ten, try to find the landmark of Osaka Minami - the yellow ferris wheel! ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Pub
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“International pool & dart bar bustling with foreigners and Japanese people all the time. There are three billiards, four hard darts, three soft darts, a pinball and a food bowl in this bar where the capacity is about 200 people.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Place to shop
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“A unique, vibrant area in the Minami area of Osaka that is the centre of Kansai's youth culture.”
  • 52 locals recommend
Electronics Store
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“Appleの定評ある技術サポートスタッフが電話で直接お答えします。便利なサービスオプションを利用して、Macの修理サービスを世界中で受けることもできます。”
  • 7 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“America-mura is birthplace of street culture and pop culture  Within this small area there are over 2,500 stores selling local and imported fashions, cafes, restaurants, bars, and clubs.  There is a Triangle Park, where young people gather to show off their unique styles and discover the latest trends. This is a spot for skaters, and hip hop dancers to congregate.  Also it’s a popular place to meet people and hang out, as well as the center of the annual Halloween festivities, when people flock to America-mura in often outrageous costumes. there are many shops specializing in hot dogs, hamburgers, and cute sweet such as sweet pancakes, bubble tea, cotton candy, and 40cm soft cream  It’s famous for many nice graffiti art are drown by heads on the wall illegally. In recent years as the new trendy shopping areas of Osaka such as Horie(next to America -mura) have risen in popularity ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
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“ビデオゲームバースペースステーション/Space Station It is a bar with many games. Monday - Thursday: 20: 00 - 2: 00 Gold - Sat: 20: 00 - 5: 00 Sunday: 20: 00-2: 00 It is possible to enter after 10 p.m., entry possible after 12 o'clock, on Sundays ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Takoyaki Place
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“Ganso Ajiho 元祖 味穂 Yummy Takoyaki the Osaka famous Octopus Dumplings 4:00 pm - 5:00 am Closed on Sun.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Night Club
“I'm not personally much of a club person, but I have some friends who go to Ghost every week. They will often do special events and often have live DJs in house. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Provide Japanese noodles such as salted and spicy mushrooms, including sparrow tsukemen eating with thick fish cake juice, with Tonkotsu soup in a Japanese style soup stock.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Sublocality Level 4
“Mandarake まんだらけ 中央区西心斎橋2-9-22 All the Japanese animation items, manga, toys, CD, posters & art-books 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Imagine a storeroom crammed with old records, CDs, worn-out knick-knacks and random ornaments. Then imagine a bar in the middle of it. That's kind of what to expect at this tiny, quirky place, where you'll be heartily welcomed by the long-haired owner as he spins folk-rock tunes on the record player and serves drinks and snacks. There's an English sign out front.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“An eight-storey mall with dozens of fashion and lifestyle shops and mid-priced restaurants. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Sublocality Level 4
“Takoyaki Octopus dumplings 大阪府大阪市中央区西心斎橋2-18-4 2-18-4 Shinsaibashi,Chuo-ku,Osaka ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For a break from Japanese food, stop at this casual, foreigner-friendly joint. Pizza lunch sets are especially good value, but there are also calzones, wraps, bagels, desserts, bubble teas and brunch-time pancakes, plus poutine (a Montreal specialty of fries topped with gravy and more, courtesy of the Canadian owners), and cocktails. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Street Address
“Ganso Ajiho 元祖 味穂 Yummy Takoyaki the Osaka famous Octopus Dumplings 4:00 pm - 5:00 am Closed on Sun.”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Takoyaki Place
“Ganso Ajiho 元祖 味穂 Yummy Takoyaki the Osaka famous Octopus Dumplings 4:00 pm - 5:00 am Closed on Sun.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Provide Japanese noodles such as salted and spicy mushrooms, including sparrow tsukemen eating with thick fish cake juice, with Tonkotsu soup in a Japanese style soup stock.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For a break from Japanese food, stop at this casual, foreigner-friendly joint. Pizza lunch sets are especially good value, but there are also calzones, wraps, bagels, desserts, bubble teas and brunch-time pancakes, plus poutine (a Montreal specialty of fries topped with gravy and more, courtesy of the Canadian owners), and cocktails. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you've never tried Japanese-style curry rice, this restaurant on a quiet Ame-Mura sidestreet is a good place to get acquainted with its warm, saucy charms. Choose from tomato-, beef- or chicken-based curries and a variety of toppings (¥50 to ¥330), amid simple but modern decor. You can even get yours with genmai (brown rice).”
  • 1 local recommends
Breakfast Spot
“It is located in Osaka, a queue of pancakes and egg dishes, "Eggsun Things Shinsaibashi Store." There are plenty of cream on top of the five pancakes, but they are not sweet and easy to eat. You can eat it with your favorite taste by placing three syrups of maple, guava, coconut.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“お洒落で、美味しいカクテルなど、楽しみます。 平均予算5000円 営業時間月-木 18:00~1:00     金-土 18:00~2:00     日 18:00~0:00 最寄り駅地下鉄 心斎橋駅 徒歩5分 세련되고 맛있는 칵테일 등을 즐길수 있습니다. 평균 예산 5000엔 영업시간 월-목 18:00~1:00  금-토 18:00~2:00     일 18:00~0:00 근처 역 지하철 신사이바시역 도보5분”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Osaka's soul food KASU-UDON(大阪名物かすうどん) You should try.Address: Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Chuo Ward, Nishishinsaibashi, 2 Chome−9−5, 日宝三ツ寺会館 2F”
  • 4 locals recommend

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