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Chinatown (Nankinmachi)

Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-331-4337
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“dumplings” (17 reviews)
“kobe beef” (30 reviews)
“food stalls” (10 reviews)
Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-331-4337

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's quite clean and nice. But to me, it's just like other China Towns in Japan. However, if you have free time, it's good to have a look & walk around.

Thank Tote919
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disappointed to go and walked around Chinatown in Kobe. Seeing much bigger ones in Yokohama, Japan or other parts of world. If you have not been any China town before, you may get some idea but not really impressed one in Kobe.

Thank Tomoko D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having lived in San Francisco....and really missing good Chinese food.....I was really disappointed with my food experience here. I went to one restaurant that was recommended by my hotel It was attractive.....the staff was attentive.....but the food left a lot to be desired. It was...More

2  Thank AMY21212
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

China men everywhere and china women everywhere. Ideal place if you have not experienced chinese markets before. Food, suvenirs, whatever chinese make etc etc

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our walks in Chinatown. We met a lot of japanese tourists. The storeowners we noth extremely helpful and nice. We had some great food, and did a lot of shopping there.

Thank WiebkeZickert
Reviewed 30 December 2017

As with other reviews, it is not overly large and some places are overpriced. However, try the bakery on the south side of the main street. Absolutely superb cakes.

Thank Gerard_Karlie
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

It's the famous Chinatown street in Kobe. There are many shops and restaurant selling Chinese food. It doesn't worth the long queue as you can find many nice Chinese restaurants in kobe. The visit was not that enjoyable as we couldn't really walk as it...More

1  Thank Mentita
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

It didnt seem any different from the usual cookie cutter Chinatowns. Lotsa of food joints but we found the food too oily and there was also "mystery meat" that looked way too dark (old?)in one or two places. We opted to eat elsewhere. Food was...More

Thank B0
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Are you Chinese? If so, this is no great place for Chinese who would have been to better and larger Chinatown in your home country. It is a very small area and if you are not stopping to eat, you can stroll pass in less...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Don’t expect the Chinatown in Kobe to impress. It’s a single street that goes for about 2 blocks or so, and is tailored to the Japanese palate. We enjoyed the street food, but it cannot compare to Taiwan or Hong Kong, naturally. If you don’t...More

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