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Cooking and Cuisine in Osaka
Eat your way through Osaka! Learn how to make the city's famous hearty 'okonomiyaki', or try some of the local 'takoyaki' (tasty battered octobus). You can even shop for cookware and tableware at the fun Doguyasuji. Learn how to cook local dishes or try your hand at making your own udon noodles and 'deco sushi'.
8Activities
  1. Learn the tips to making tasty fresh udon from a professional! The instructor has had their own restaurant since 1987. After cooking, savor the udon you just made and taste the freshness.

    From USD43.15

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri
    (afternoon)
  2. Get cooking and make hand-rolled sushi, tempura, or Osaka's famous okonomiyaki. After lunch, enjoy chatting while learning how to fold origami over coffee.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD71.92

    Group Discount
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Drop in to a friendly café in Shinsaibashi and learn to make the down home soul food of the city. Make new friends as you cook and eat savory okonomiyaki, a real Osaka treat!
    English Available

    USD13.48

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  4. Enjoy a full American style dinner buffet at Hotel Keihan, either on its own, or after a day at nearby Universal Studios Japan, just a short way away.
    Meal Provided

    From USD26.97

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (evening)
  5. Universal Studios Japan® is becoming even more popular thanks to the new Harry Potter attraction. After a day of fun in the park, enjoy a delicious buffet dinner!

    From USD26.97

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (evening)
  6. Check out the huge 'lion' at Yasaka Shrine, look for neat cooking goods and souvenirs at Doguyasuji, get a taste of the city at Kuromon Market and visit the Bunraku Museum on this fun walking tour.
    English Available

    USD31.46

    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Experience cooking up some popular dishes with a certified Halal instructor. Make some sushi, okonomiyaki or some traditional Japanese wagashi confectionery with a lesson in English.
    English Available

    From USD48.54

    Daily
    1.5 - 3 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  8. Visit two of Osaka's best drinking areas while eating and drinking like the locals. Experience a standing bar and try some delicious local cuisine, accompanied by an English-speaking guide.
    English Available

    USD97.09

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (evening)