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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 5 days 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

1  Thank AMY21212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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

Thank HawaiiIsleGal
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

This is the right place if you feel like Chinese food. Price is very accessible, but all the shops food looks the same. Experience was ok if you miss Chinese food, because this is not authentic.

Thank matutolas
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Small part of Kobe, but with really nice food. Lots of stalls outside, but also many small restaurants, busy and a good ambience. Culture wise nothing, but a very welcoming change from the Japanese cuisine.

Thank Tessavanweelie
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