Osaka Market Food Tour

Location: Osaka
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 3.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Moderate
Max Group Size: 10
Currency: JPY
Language: English
TimeZone: Asia/Tokyo
Highlights Sample fresh seafood, wagyu beef skewers, and other treats.
Explore this historic market that is “Osaka’s Kitchen” famous for fish, and other delicious seasonal ingredients and dishes.
Hear about Osaka’s typical cuisine and culture as you explore.
This market has a great energy and welcomes locals and tourists together.
Discover Osaka’s “Kitchen town” and learn more about plastic food.
Try local pickles, tea, and a wagashi dessert before the tour ends.
Join our local guide to explore the famous Kuromon market and get to know the local and seasonal products that make this a special place to visit. You will not only learn about the market but also get an insider’s’ perspective on the culture, local people, food, and the Osakan way of life.

This market specializes in the freshest and best quality meat, vegetables, eggs and other ingredients from around the country. You will have a chance to try Osaka’s most famous street foods, enjoy the colorful sights and sounds, taste local specialities, high quality and seasonal produce. The market has a special energy and there is something new to see and experience every month of the year. 

Then follow your guide to Osaka’s “Kitchen town” to see cooking tools and equipment crucial to Osaka’s chefs and restaurateurs. Every kind of Japanese kitchen item you could want can be found here: knives, bowls, takoyaki grills, neon signs, and much more. The Plastic food is a special feature here!

Commentary English: Audio
Included One drink included
5 Food Stops
Local English speaking guide
Excluded Gratuities
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transportation costs
Additional drinks or food
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Additional Information
Not wheelchair accessible, Family-friendly , Same-day Booking available, Changes to tours and spots we visit may occur due to schedules of restaurants, public holidays, weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances. Applicable substitutions will be made in this case., Vegetarian, Pescetarian friendly
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything. 
Health Items Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Face masks required for guides in public areas, Face masks provided for travelers, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands, Regular temperature checks for staff, Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival, Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 1 days
Minimum 2 guests per booking
Maximum 10 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation


Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 34.6664086, 135.5059155
Address: Chūō-ku, Nipponbashi, 1-18-3, Osaka, Osaka, 542-0073, JP
Notes: Meet up point: UCC Cafe Plaza Kuromon-Ichibamae UCCカフェプラザ 黒門市場前店 Access: Nippombashi Station - Osaka Subway, Sennichimae Line or Sakaisuji Line Exit 5
End Location Address Kuromon Market, Kuromon Market, Osaka, Osaka, 542-0073
Start Location Notes Chūō-ku, Nipponbashi, 1-18-3, Osaka, Osaka, 542-0073, JP
Type: Ends location
Lat & Long: 34.6662746, 135.5070359
Address: Kuromon Market, Kuromon Market, Osaka, Osaka, 542-0073
End Location Address Kuromon Market, Kuromon Market, Osaka, Osaka, 542-0073
Start Location Notes Chūō-ku, Nipponbashi, 1-18-3, Osaka, Osaka, 542-0073, JP


Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 7 days
Cancellation Notes: 7+ days before tour’s date: full refund of tour fees minus any processing fees. 4 to 6 days before original tour date: 50% refund of tour fees minus any processing fees. 72 hours or less prior to tour: non-refundable Arigato Japan is not responsible for cancellation conditions or fees imposed by third party tour agency or any other company through which a service was booked.


Adult 13-80 years ¥18,000 Available on request
Child 3-12 years ¥9,000 Available on request


Option Name Group Tour
Option Description Time/Days offered: 7 Days a Week, Starting at 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Monday to Sunday

Other Information

Voucher Info

• Please be there 10-15 minutes before the scheduled departure time. We have a strict policy about starting our tours on the scheduled time. If you are not able to arrive at the meeting point by the departure time, the tour will start regardless and no refund will be provided. We are also unable to accommodate meeting up in any of the food stops once you've missed the start of the tour.
• Dress code is smart casual with market appropriate shoes
• Not wheelchair accessible

Confirmation necessary? No