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Osaka Korean Town

1-chome Tsuruhashi, Ikunoku, Osaka 544-0031, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-4259-1126
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Little Korea in Osaka

Hidden small eateries corner after corners, good walk to find some good korean authentic food... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
New York City, New York
The Tsuruhashi Korea Town

The Tsuruhashi Korea Town as it's known locally is a Korean "settlement" from the beginning of the... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
Osaka, Japan
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  • Very good47%
  • Average27%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1-chome Tsuruhashi, Ikunoku, Osaka 544-0031, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-4259-1126
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Hidden small eateries corner after corners, good walk to find some good korean authentic food... open till late and good bites at great price!

1  Thank trvlsoftend
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The Tsuruhashi Korea Town as it's known locally is a Korean "settlement" from the beginning of the 20th century. I come here to satisfy all my Korea-needs, from products such as cultural items to food and reasonable priced Korean food of course. Many of the...More

2  Thank kansaimaiko
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Tsuruhashi is most populated Korean area in the whole Japan. That's why its nickname is Korean Town in Osaka. There are plenty of food all around the station. Even though you are not looking for Korean Food, there are plenty of choices, sushi, tuna, BBQ,...More

1  Thank umbrellahouseosaka
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have been eating here for over 25 years and it continues to have great Korean food in local restaurants. The Bibimbo and the many styles of kimchee are worth the visit.

1  Thank Ikomasan
Reviewed 5 April 2017

we walk to the korean town it is not so huge.. nothing much except for restaurants only. if you are a big fan of Korean cuisine you can check it out... but hey.. you are in Japan!

Thank AshieddieIbrahim
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I was living here at a guest house for half a year. The Korea town street is lively during the day and then goes down with the sun. There are some places to get a drink late. And some cool back-ally karaoke with friendly locals....More

1  Thank Brandon F
Reviewed 15 July 2016

A nce afternoon amble along this one street, all Korean food and nik naks, We thought it would be busier in the evening, but it turned out to be a ghost street after about 6pm.

Thank Marc_C433
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We reached here on a Tuesday noontime. Place is about 10 mins walk from the Tsuruhashi station鶴橋駅, Frankly not much directional sign as this is hardly a tourist attraction per sey. From the station just crossed the road into the 鶴橋 shopping streets and it...More

Thank J&S_Singapore
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This is known as Korean town, so no surprises that there is there is many stands selling Kimchi and other Korean specialities. Is a little on the run down side, which adds to it character. It is a maze of shops with streets that are...More

Reviewed 24 April 2016

My daughter is into K-Pop, so when we decided on going to Japan, Korea town was on the itinerary list. Small area dedicated to Korean culture, many music shops and merchandise shops (usually part of the same shop) for finding your favourite pop star/band from...More

1  Thank HungaryGiant
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