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Osaka Food Tour in Hidden Back Streets



Explore the Hidden Gems and Backstreets of Osaka’s Namba District

  • Soak in the local vibes of Osaka at night. From plenty of bars to mouthwatering Osaka soul food, your night out will leave you full and happy.
  • Hit the streets of Ura Namba, or Secret Namba as it’s known in Japanese. This hidden gem is brimming with exciting mysteries, but with a local guide along, you’ll discover a cornucopia of bars and tasty food hubs.
  • Along with a local guide, you’ll hit 3 restaurants to enjoy dishes as sushi, okonomiyaki, kushikatsu and yakitori along with a refreshing glass of beer and sake.
  • All Year

  • 3 hour total

  • English, Japanese

  • Any Age

  • 1 〜 2



I manage the Kansai area-based tours for Experience+, especially those in Osaka and Kyoto. I'm originally born and raised in Osaka, but recently I have lived in Kyoto for almost 4 years. During my high school years, I lived in Canada, and have traveled to many destinations throughout Asia. These experiences gave me a love for travel, and a deep curiosity for finding local places and hidden gems that I can visit with local people along the way. Now, back in Japan, I feel that it's my turn to start showing travelers around my favorite spots, including some of the coolest, lesser-known locations around Kyoto and Osaka where I grew up! Come and join my experience as we make new, unforgettable memories from the best corners of Japan!

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Get ready to enjoy Osaka’s nightlife scene on this tour, just like a local! People around the world love Osaka’s city districts because it’s thriving with food and culture. Throughout the year many people crowd its streets but still don’t know which spots are the best for good food and even better atmosphere. Your host, Tamaki, however is a born and raised Osaka-native, who can show you the ins and outs of a hidden secret known as “Ura Namba”. Literally meaning, “Back” or “secret”, this area of Ura Namba will include all the best places to eat and drink, as a full-on local experience. We'll hit 3 restaurants during the tour; 2 Izakaya bars and sake. Recharge from your travels with a chance to kick back and soak in Osaka’s good vibes. *About food restrictions* - We can accommodate those who cannot eat whole pieces of meat or fish, but some dishes are based on fish broth and we cannot avoid this. - Alcohol or pork may be included in the ingredients. - Therefore, we cannot accommodate strict vegetarian/non alcoholic diets.

  • Meet your host. She will take you to the hidden spot going through main street of Namba.

  • She will take you to the places that only locals know.

  • You can never miss this when you are in Japan!

  • All the restaurants that she takes you to is located in the hidden places!

  • Take the back streets of Ura-Namba.

  • Try Osaka Soul food, Okonomiyaki.



  • Duration


    (17:30 〜 20:30)

    * Time may vary, not including transportation time

  • Access

    Take the Subway to Namba Station. (approx. 5 minutes from Umeda/Osaka Station)
    Exit 1 of Subway Namba station is the closest exit to Marui Department store.

  • Participants Guests

    1 〜 2

    Trip will be cancelled if the required minimum number of participants is not met. Accompanied infants participate for free.

  • Age


  • Conditions

    Available on Clear or Lightly Rainy Days

  • Cancellation Policy

    We are unable to refund cancellations made after 17:00, 3 days prior to your reserved date.


  • Adults(12+)


  • Children(4~11)


  • Infants(~3)


Included in the Price

Sake set (you may try different kinds of sake) 6 dishes of food and 3 drinks


  • Things to bring

    Hungry stomach, casual attire

  • Meeting Point

    In front of Namba Marui main entrance (Near First Kitchen)

  • Additional Info

    - Please let us know beforehand if you have any food restrictions(We cannot accommodate those who have a request on gluten-free, vegan and halal meals) - Non-alcoholic beverages are available as well - We will leave the meeting point after the 10 min tour intro

    Please note that your reservation with us may be canceled due to inclement weather conditions or heavy rain. If so, we will contact you at least one hour prior to your reservation via your original booking site.


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