Osaka Food Tour (13 delicious dishes at 5 hidden eateries)

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Duration
3 hours
Number of Guests
1 - 10 guests
Accessibility
Family-friendly
Language
English
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Vegetarian, Rain or shine, Regional food, With dessert, With dinner, With 2 drinks
Dine at five incredible local eateries in Osaka, hidden spots that are only frequented by locals.
Highlights
Eat a whopping 13 Japanese dishes (and 2 drinks!) at the most mouthwatering and authentic eateries in Osaka
Dive into the obscure pockets of Osaka city, places that remain unexplored by tourists
Discover the intersection between Osaka’s gastronomic offerings and traditional Japanese culture
Visit a range of food stops: stalls, restaurants, markets, and izakaya gastropubs
For each guest that attends this experience, byFood will donate
10 meals
+
Host will donate 14 meals
Experience Details
Explore Osaka like a local, through the eyes of your Japanese-Australian tour guide, Andy or friend. As seen on the upcoming uber famous foodie Netflix series "Someone Feed Phil", chosen cause of our authentic, local eateries and experience. As a foreigner visiting Japan, you may be hesitant to enter the tiny bars and restaurants tucked away in narrow back alleys, especially the ones without English menus or bilingual staff to welcome you. With us, you’ll have a built-in interpreter and cultural guide to smooth over these interactions, and introduce you to the truly authentic gems that are hidden in plain sight amid the more generic chain restaurants. An unforgettable dining experience, this Osaka food tour features 5 stops and 13 mouthwatering dishes. Your guide’s recommendations will include the most flavorful and iconic Japanese dishes and drinks, from local beer, Japanese sake, chuhai, highball, plum wine, cocktails, and also non alcoholic options like soda and juice. While strolling around the area, you’ll learn about all of the ingredients, dishes, and drinks you’ll encounter and get an overview of the deep history of the area and how it ties into the local cuisine. MENU -Entree at a food stall: 3 takoyaki balls, oden (seafood & vegetables cooked in dashi broth) -Taste test at a local market: 4 gyoza (dumplings filled with pork and veggies) -Main course at a standing bar: full-size bowl of kitsune udon + tonpeyaki + edamame -Side course at an izakaya (gastropub): 1 drink, nikudoufu (beef and tofu stew) original yakitori skewered beef (sauce & salt options) amongst 3 more seasonal dishes. -Desserts at a restaurant: 1 drink, homemade chicken wings, taiyaki desserts
Inclusions
13 dishes at 5 Osaka food stops
2 drinks
Guide detailing the food included & local history
Exclusions
The transportation cost to/from the Osaka food tour is not included
Meeting Point and Meeting Time
Dobutsuenmae Station
Remarks
Please wear walking shoes... We will walk about 1km in total
This Osaka food tour can be made vegetarian-friendly, just let us know about your dietary restriction upon checkout
Cancellation Policy
Cancel your booking at least 2 days before the experience start time to receive a full refund minus a 3.2% transaction fee.
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Experience Location

Osaka Prefecture is the birthplace of Kansai-style okonomiyaki and many classic Japanese street foods. Centered around Osaka (the prefectural capital), the clash of trade, traditions, and modern technologies contributes to the dynamic energy of this prefecture overlooking Osaka Bay.
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Earliest available date: June 24, 2024
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Free cancellation (2 days notice)
For each guest that attends this experience, byFood will donate
10 meals
+
Host will donate 14 meals