Osaka – Japan’s Kitchen
"From hotels to restaurants, from shopping to sightseeing, Osaka has got you covered. But do keep one thing in mind - food! Osaka is not referred as the Japanese "nation's kitchen" for no reason, so remember to enjoy all the local delicacies."
11-19 Nanbasennichimae, Chuo Ward, Osaka, 542-0075.
Street food is Wanaka's speciality. You should, by all means, try out their takoyaki.
3-6-3 Namba Chuo District, Osaka 542-0076.
551 Horai specialises in barbequed pork buns and has over the years become the most famous among its counterparts in Osaka.
2 Minamisenba, Chuoku, Osaka 542-0081, Osaka Prefecture
Their dishes are famous for starting out tasting sweet when you start eating, but becoming increasingly spicy, which makes this type of curry addictive.
Shinsaibashi Suji Shopping Arcade
Nipponbashi ‘Den-Den Town’
Dotonbori Canal Shopping and Dining District
3-11-20 Shinmachi, Nishi Ward, Osaka City 550-0013
If you're looking for an affordable boutique hostel, go to Hostel 64 in Osaka.
1-1-111 Sakurajima, Konohana Ward, Osaka 554-0031
The Hotel Universal Port is a lively, family-friendly hotel located just a few minutes' walk from Universal Studios Japan.