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Chinatown (Nankinmachi)

Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-331-4337
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Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-331-4337

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Reviewed 6 days 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The china town covered a large area, with many roads lined with all the snacks you could think of. You get a great feeling of warmth whilst wondering the streets. It restaurants where to numerous to mention. They were of course there to the cater...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

You can get anything Chinese here. From early morning rice porridges to fine dining dinners from cheap to very expensive.

Thank EddyM3
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

A great way to get your Chinese food fill with heaps of restaurants and little stalls all the way down the street. Lots of alley ways to enjoy all around the area.

Thank casualobserv
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I have been here for three or four times with my friends. Actually it was my first Chinese town I have been to, so I don't really have any thing to compare. The street was quite nice at night with red lanterns, but there was...More

Thank Ngọc Ánh N
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Lots of interesting shops, restaurants and sculptures. I enjoyed the one that showed the animals of the Chinese zodiac. Some street stalls served Kobe beef. It was quite good and I heard this option is not bad and much less than the price you would...More

Thank Shikataganai73
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