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Address: Osaka, Osaka Prefecture
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Eat and shop and eat and shop...

Lots of great local food to eat. Everything from takoyaki street food stalls to sushi and ramen restaurants. Shopping is pretty good especially if you are a sneaker head... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lots of great local food to eat. Everything from takoyaki street food stalls to sushi and ramen restaurants. Shopping is pretty good especially if you are a sneaker head. Prices for food and shopping are quite reasonable.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

UNIQLO and H&M aside, if you know where to look, other quaint shops have better prices to offer than anywhere else in Osaka. Shinsaibashi-suji is a long strip of road full of shops and stores, with some wares more western than others. All it takes is a little exploring and I promise, you'll find the best deals. I bought authentic... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Really frantic undercover shopping strip. Being a bit taller than the average Japanese, you can see a river of heads flowing through this very long strip. Bright lights, great shops and eateries. It leads into the Dotonburi area. Without doubt a real must see in Osaka. Easy 3 stops on the subway from Umeda Station which is next to Osaka... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are not into shopping, I advise to not check this street in the evening on the weekend as its total hassle... way too many people in this never ending street. If, however you like shopping, good luck :)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We visited Shinsaibashi on a rainy Tuesday evening and it was still a crowded and lively area. Good thing that it was covered and out of the rain. It’s within walking distance of both Dotonburi and the Namba Walk.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A must visit shopping arcade.. Lots of drug store -- a store mainly selling japanese cosmetics, clothings shops, accessories and entertainment centre

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

You can find most of the famous Japanese brands here. There are drugstores and dessert parlours. My favourite is Pablo mini cheese tarts and their cheese ice cream. Don't miss a chance to stop by at DHC store to look for a new skincare in low price.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place is definitely lively and worth a visit in Osaka. The area is an abundance of shops and eateries.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This isn't your ordinary mall. You feel the difference once you see it. It's outdoor type. There are Japanese brands (Uniqlo, Gu) and international ones (H&M, Berska among others). It's a must visit to all the tourists.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shinsaibashi is very nice place to visit and dine. Visitors can have "Konamono" such as Takoyaki and Okonomiyaki these taste pretty awesome and quite reasonable. This is one of big culture in Japan!! You should try it!!

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