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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.
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“You can eat OKONOMIYAKI, Osaka's local food. OKONOMIYAKI is so nice. Please try it ! You never be able to forget that taste.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Korean Restaurant
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“This is one of the biggest Korean town in Japan. There are lots of Korean food restaurants such as Korean BBQ and so on. And you can find some unique things for example fresh kimchi in arcade. Enjoy the atomosphere there! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Korea Town (Tsuruhashi) FacebookPinterest3TwitterRedditPrint The largest Korean neighbourhood in Japan is home to some of the best Korean food eateries and stores in Osaka. Robert Kodama takes us through the old and new market in search for an authentic Korean experience without the need of purchasing a plane ticket.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
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“"KANARIYA" cafe & coffe shop. A famous cafe with big size parfait. If you like sweet things please try it!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Train Station
“The largest Korean neighbourhood in Japan is home to some of the best Korean food eateries and stores in Osaka. Robert Kodama takes us through the old and new market in search for an authentic Korean experience without the need of purchasing a plane ticket. Tsuruhashi is easily reached by taking the JR Osaka Loop Line (Kanjo-sen) from JR Osaka Station to JR Tsuruhashi Station (Y180, 16 minutes). To reach the Korea Town area, take the West Exit of the station. This exit takes you directly into the heart of the covered shopping arcade of Tsuruhashi. This is the perfect starting point for diving into the historic stores that have been here since the end of the Second World War. The inhabitants ”
  • 41 locals recommend
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““TSURUHASHI area is a lots of "YAKINIKU" BBQ restaurants and korean town, major spots. It's so cheap and delicious. ””
  • 1 local recommends
Corner Shop
  • 1 local recommends
Café
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“難波に行くならこの路線!難波駅まで5分! If go to Namba; this route! It is 5 minutes to Namba Station!”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Richoen(李朝園 鶴橋店) have a Japanese style banquet room for up to 32 guests. 2-2-21, Tsuruhashi, Ikuno-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka, 544-0031 Access JR Osaka Loop line Tsuruhashi Station 1-minute walk, Kintetsu Osaka Line Tsuruhashi Station 1-minute walk OPEN Monday - Sunday 11:00 - 22:30 Hot pot choice course (9 items) ¥3,500 • Hot pot (organ hot pot, Ishiyaki hot stone bulgogi chon-gol, or Korean seafood hot pot) • Samgyeopsal set • Rice porridge or udon noodles • Japchae • Dessert • Seafood jeon Korean pancakes • Yukhoe • Caesar salad • All you can eat kimchi Our popular kimchi and Korean food are available to go!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Corner Shop
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Osaka Tsuruhashi-Ichiba comprising a total of about 800 shops in six marketplaces and shopping streets. In the vicinity of the Tsuruhashi Station of the JR Loop Line/Kintetsu Railway/Subway Sennichimae Line, there are many yakiniku restaurants as well as specialty stores such as Korean grocery stores, ethnic garments, and boutiques. This international marketplace is visited by many people from all over the nation. Walk further into the marketplace through maze-like small avenues and you can find specialty stores of all kinds selling dry foods, daily commodities, fruit, etc, and of course the fresh fish wholesale market, where various cooks and chefs from Osaka and Kyoto.”
  • 5 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
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“This sushi restaurant is awesome. The master is so nice. He is japanease but can speak Korean . The tast is wonderful. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
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Top restaurants

Restaurant
“You can eat OKONOMIYAKI, Osaka's local food. OKONOMIYAKI is so nice. Please try it ! You never be able to forget that taste.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Korean Restaurant
Restaurant
“This is one of the biggest Korean town in Japan. There are lots of Korean food restaurants such as Korean BBQ and so on. And you can find some unique things for example fresh kimchi in arcade. Enjoy the atomosphere there! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
““TSURUHASHI area is a lots of "YAKINIKU" BBQ restaurants and korean town, major spots. It's so cheap and delicious. ””
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Richoen(李朝園 鶴橋店) have a Japanese style banquet room for up to 32 guests. 2-2-21, Tsuruhashi, Ikuno-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka, 544-0031 Access JR Osaka Loop line Tsuruhashi Station 1-minute walk, Kintetsu Osaka Line Tsuruhashi Station 1-minute walk OPEN Monday - Sunday 11:00 - 22:30 Hot pot choice course (9 items) ¥3,500 • Hot pot (organ hot pot, Ishiyaki hot stone bulgogi chon-gol, or Korean seafood hot pot) • Samgyeopsal set • Rice porridge or udon noodles • Japchae • Dessert • Seafood jeon Korean pancakes • Yukhoe • Caesar salad • All you can eat kimchi Our popular kimchi and Korean food are available to go!”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
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“This sushi restaurant is awesome. The master is so nice. He is japanease but can speak Korean . The tast is wonderful. ”
  • 3 locals recommend

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