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#8 of 30,564 Restaurants in Osaka}
$$ - $$$Japanese, Asian,
1-7-16 Namba, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-6211-0713
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“yakisoba” (17 reviews)
“rice cake” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1-7-16 Namba, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 11:20 a.m. on a Saturday morning, around 10 minutes before opening, and there was already a long queue. We almost missed the first seating, but managed to get the last two seats at the counter. As it turned out, this was a...More

Thank ShaunTii
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Local Japanese flavour combined with casual food theatre make this popular hotspot the perfect foodie tourism destination. The Okonomiyaki is perfectly fresh as it is cooked right before you on your table's own hotplate. Please don't touch, hot. While the Okonomiyaki crisps away, soba noodles,...More

Thank Luke M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Walked to Mizuno, found a crazy long queue so decided to walk off to find other food. After making reservations at 'M', we found Ajinoya also with a crazy long queue. 1. Go in the afternoon (much less queue if you can't wait) 2. Order...More

Thank Azxel
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Do not get put off by the queue. We were waiting for 30 minutes outside and it is all worth the wait. The food was delicious and one of the kind. The service was good Just aware you are entering a BBQ restaurant so you...More

Thank Tyeams
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

It's a place that local people will visit, and provide multi-lingual menu for people don't read Japanese. The food is awesome, and at reasonable price -- the Mix okonomiyaki is 1300 Yen. Will definitely have another visit next time.

Thank Po-chiang C
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The reviews are true - the food is great. We absolutely loved okonomiyaki from our last trip in Japan and couldn't wait to eat this again. The queues to get in can be long but the food is oh so worth it. The staff speak...More

Thank Blurpyblurp
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Don't be put off by the long line to get in; this restaurant is worth the wait. Sit at the counter or at tables with griddles in the center, and your server will cook your okonomiyaki in front of you. Great theater, and delicious food....More

Thank SoupchickRI
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Stumbled onto this place for a late lunch our first day in Osaka. Great food - special mix (seafood and pork) okonamiyaki was hands down incredible with a strong umami bomb with the sauces and bonito flakes. Fast and efficient service. Reasonable pricing. No surprise...More

Thank Christina W
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Found Ajinoya as per standard operating procedure via TA and opted to go early for dinner (6.30) to avoid the crowds. And that worked, we were in within 20min. They ask you to make a choice whilst standing in line but only shortly before you...More

Thank Bas B
Reviewed 2 August 2017

One must try Okonomiyaki when you are in Osaka. I found this place from google map and was surprised to find that it was listed on Michelin guide. The service is excellent, the Okonomiyaki is the best one I have tried so far and with...More

Thank annehogwarts
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Lo S
12 October 2017|
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Yes they do. No problems ordering very friendly staff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-7-16 Namba, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Osaka Prefecture  >  Osaka
  • Phone Number: +81 6-6211-0713
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