Guided tour

Osaka: Local Foodie Tour in Dotonbori and Shinsekai

Activity provider:MagicalTrip
Guided tour

Osaka: Local Foodie Tour in Dotonbori and Shinsekai

Activity provider:MagicalTrip

From US$ 85.44 per person

Try Osaka's must-eat foods and learn about the city's culture and development from your local guide.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Japanese
Small group
Limited to 7 participants


  • Benefit from the insider knowledge of your local guide
  • Sample an array of Japanese delicacies
  • Escape the crowds and explore hidden alleys and temples
Full description
Discover 2 of Osaka's most interesting neighborhoods, Dotonbori and Shinsekai, with a local guide. Soak up the incredible engergy of the city and immerse yourself in its gastronomic culture as you visit the best local food haunts. Get the chance to sample 8 of Osaka's local delicacies, from okonomiyaki, which is a type of savory pancake, to kushikatsu and takoyaki, a delicious traditional Japanese appetizer. During the tour, visit popular tourist attractions as well as off-the-beaten-track local fooderies as you learn about Osaka's development. Witness the striking contrasts between modern and traditional architecture as you make your way between unchanged, traditional building and modern developments.
  • 6 pieces of Kushikatsu
  • 1 piece of Okonomiyaki
  • 2 drinks (both alcohol and non-alcohol available)
  • 1 box of Takoyaki
  • 3 hrs with a local Guide
  • Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free menu are not available. If you are okay with fish stock and octopus, you can join this tour.
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Transportation fee from Shinsekai to Dotonbori (¥180)

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Meeting point

In front of the exit of Imamiya Ebisu station, Nankai Kouya line.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • This tour is suitable for all ages
  • Please be aware that the tour may visit places where smoking is prohibited and that the itinerary cannot be altered for smokers
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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Our guide was excellent, knowledgeable, spoke very good English and the places we ate were fantastic!

May 26, 2023

Hitomi was such a wonderful guide! Friendly and funny! I had such a blast with her! Would highly recommend! I was lucky and it was just me and her but we had a great time!

April 19, 2023

Really fun experience with two very lovely local ladies. We learned a lot and ate even more!

April 10, 2023

Product ID: 341126