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Chinatown (Nankinmachi)

Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-331-4337
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“dumplings” (14 reviews)
“kobe beef” (27 reviews)
“food stalls” (9 reviews)
Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-331-4337

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great walk, but if you want to try some of the restaurants, come early, Long Qs expected. Come evening as well, 2x as good

Thank spxcfc
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A small but a clean and quiet China town. The food is OK but all the restaurants looked more or less the same. The food offerings and the prices was almost the at every restaurant.

Thank Christian P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you've ever been to a Chinatown, any Chinatown, then you can skip this one. Lots of eateries, not much else.

Thank Hanan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not really special Chinatown. It is purely touristic and nothing authentic. Lots of restaurants of course, but they also are not really special, but just rather expensive, Still, nice to walk through, but that is it.

Thank Xeanette D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on sunday. The place was too much crowded even to walk. All the restaurants were full and every restaurants' staffs were pulling to their shop...Foods aere not so impressive...

Thank jsyoum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The décor of this Chinatown was not the worst. The street were not too dirty. The restaurants in there were quite modern too. It worth to have a look if you were around.

Thank wiseguy1282005
Reviewed 9 September 2017

There are Chinatowns in all over the world. Japan is no exception. There are three Chinatowns in Japan. The Chinatown in KOBE city is called Nankin-machi. There are a lot of chinese food restaurants and we can have them inside and outside of the restaurants....More

Thank Tomohiro M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Just like every China Town around the world, this area is very crowded, food is not as good as in China. But for non-Chinese, it might be an interesting place.

Thank zachho
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The port area was very interesting with its history and lots of modern shops. China Town for lots of lovely fresh cooked food.

Thank Blillian
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Kobe's Chinatown is a compact area of a few blocks. Those few blocks are crazy busy. There are shops selling all kinds of cheap items, restaurants and street food to suit all tastes - as long as your taste is for Chinese. Noisy, colourful, crowded.

Thank GVancouver
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