Tasty Kushikatu and Vessels made of tin
What we'll do
We go to a restaurant famous for kushikatsu, a local dish famous in Osaka. At this restaurant, you can also taste sake served in tin containers.
Tinware is a traditional Osaka craft, and you can also purchase tinware at the workshop.
The tour includes a delicious lunch at the restaurant and a visit to the workshop where the tinware craftsmen work.
Your guide will meet you at your hotel.
From there we will take public transportation.
( Transport expenses not included )
- Price per person (tax included)
- 16,500 JPY - / person
- Max participants
- Up to 4 people
- Hosted in English
- Things you need to know before the tour
Tours of the workshop are by reservation for up to 4 people and not open to the public all the time. I will let you know if it is possible after you inquire.
1Kushinobo restaurant in Namba
Lunch at the main restaurant of Kushi-no-Bo, a kushikatsu restaurant with many branches. Once inside the building, which used to be a ryokan (Japanese inn), the atmosphere is nostalgic, like stepping back in time.The chef cooks fresh kushikatsu right in front of your eyes.
2Osaka Tin vessels workshop
A studio that produces tinware, a traditional Osaka craft. It is a small workshop, but many young craftsmen are making tinware in the traditional way. Visitors can see and purchase their works. Tours of the workshop are by reservation for up to 4 people and not open to the public all the time. I will let you know if it is possible after you inquire.
Unique & Flexible local tour specialist
Hi my name is Hiromi. I am a wife and mother of two kids. I have been working for tour companies since 2001. When I worked in Tokyo, I went on business trips to more than 40 countries. During my business trips, I had opportunities to explore foreign cultures by meeting and communicating with the locals and I enjoyed it a lot. My trips inspired me to decide to introduce my hometown, Osaka, to foreigners. So I moved back to Osaka with my family and now I am a tour guide of Osaka. So far, I have guided various types of tourists ranging from just married couple to big size family. I can not only guide you around famous tourist attractions in Osaka but also take you to hidden gems in Osaka since I was born and raised in Osaka. Also I can guide you to Kyoto and Nara. Please visit my tour page for more details. In case of time conflicts with another group of tourists, please check my availability first via email. I am looking forward to hearing from you!