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Shin-Osaka Station 

[Dotonbori]

Landmark of Osaka Minami area

Colorful neon signs along the Dotonbori River and huge billboards of an octopus and crab are representative figures of Osaka. Regardless of day or night, Dotonbori is lively and enthusiastic with a variety of restaurants offering local specialties such as takoyaki, okonomiyaki, kushikatsu, and tecchiri as well as other genres of food. This downtown Osaka Minami area also has theaters, live music bars and museums.
Address Dotonbori, Chuoh-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Phone +81-6-6211-4542 (Dotonbori Mall) (Japanese only)
Access Take the Osaka City Subway Midosuji Line from "Shin-Osaka Station" of JR Tokaido Shinkansen for approx. 15 minutes and alight at "Namba Station", and walk.
URL http://www.dotonbori.or.jp/

updated on Sep 26, 2014

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