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Large arcade with many shops

It was a very wet, rainy day when we visited Kochi so we were glad to discover this covered... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Linda A
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Good arcade, lots of shops

The Obiyamachi arcade is good, with many different stores and of course shelter from sun and rain... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
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17 Jun 2018
“Large arcade with many shops”
12 Jul 2017
“The main walking street in Kochi city”
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1 Obiyamachi, Kochi 780-0841, Kochi Prefecture
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

It was a very wet, rainy day when we visited Kochi so we were glad to discover this covered shopping street - a cross between a mall and an arcade. There were many restaurants, including some that were cooking bonito fish over open flames, and...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

It was the main walking street like all others. I may not disappoint you but will not surprise.

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Reviewed 12 March 2017

The Obiyamachi arcade is good, with many different stores and of course shelter from sun and rain. There are a few good restaurants there, notably the Myojinmaru, where they sear fresh Bonito in flames from burning straw.

Thank MunichEricJ
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

good stroll at any time but esp late afternoon when lots of after school cyclists come through the arcade in waves caused by traffic lights

Thank W13_and_beyond
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Just across the street from the Kochi Yosakoi Information Exchange Center is the entrance to the Harimayabashi Shopping Street which connects to the Obiyamachi Ichibangai Shopping Street. These streets are covered and make for a very pleasant walk to the Castle (even in the heat...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2016

Obiyamachi is a nice covered arcade street in Kochi, with a good mix of shops. There were two big pharmacy stores (same store, Power drug), department store Daimaru, a handful of shops selling clothes as well as restaurants. Once you walk to the end, you...More

Thank jeni_hk
Reviewed 23 September 2015

I was at Obiyamachi because it is close to the hotel where I stayed and I was waiting to be checked in after 3pm. There are shops, restaurants, eateries, phamacies at the Obiyamachi.

Thank Quack H
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