Umeda is a bustling shopping district located in the north of Osaka. There are large stores and restaurants everywhere.
There are many convenient transport options in the area. The main JR, Hankyu and Hanshin lines connect here, at the large integrated station ‘Osaka Station’. There are plenty of department stores in the area, including Osaka’s new landmark – Grand Front Osaka. There is also the Hep Five shopping mall with a large Ferris wheel from which you are privy to a magnificent view of Osaka city. Umeda is also home to the largest underground shopping mall in Japan. Here you will find a variety of coffee shops, restaurants, gift shops, grocery stores and specialty stores.
In addition to one-stop shopping, the Umeda Sky Building is a place of romance for many lovers. It is located to the north of Osaka Station and is composed of two buildings, the east and the west. The top is connected by a sky courtyard and boasts a unique 360-degree panoramic open observation platform. It is a great spot to enjoy the sunset, and the gorgeous night view of Osaka.
All Day Coffee
All Day Coffee is a 3rd-wave coffee stand, offering hand-drip coffee and extra-roasted espresso.
Kushikatsu (deep fried skewered meat and vegetables) – is a hugely popular Osaka dish that can be found on almost every street corner. Putting an upscale twist to this is Beignet, a relatively new French kushikatsu restaurant located a short walk from Osaka st
Yodobashi Camera (Multimedia Umeda)
Yodobashi Camera is a large electronics stores chain. There is also a food court in this particular store.
5-star luxury hotel in Umeda,Osaka, only minutes away from Umeda Sky Building, Grand Front Osaka and Osaka Castle.
Momotaro (Umeda Lucua)
With over 50 years of history, this restaurant serves okonomiyaki, a specialty of the Osaka area. Okonomiyaki is a savory pancake packed with different vegetables and ingredients. This particular restaurant is well known for being frequented by celebrities.
Shuns (Lucua 1100)
Created with the theme of "healthy food" in mind, this restaurant uses seasonal vegetables and fresh seafood for the perfect combination. All ingredients are lightly deep-fried and served with several different dipping sauces to try out.
Enishidori (Lucua Osaka)
Using Yamato chicken meat and seasonal ingredients, this teppanyaki restaurant provides customers with a true taste of Osakan cuisine. Yamato chicken, or Japanese native chickens, have been a part of the local Japanese diet since the Edo period. It is known to
Tajimaya (Lucua 1100)
Situated on the 10th floor of the Lucua shopping mall in Osaka, this teppanyaki restaurant specializes in dried aged beef. During the preparation process, the cow is aged with all of its bones for 45 days. The amino acids seep out from the bones, producing a f
Kyu Yam Tetsudo (Lucua 1100)
This restaurant serves a wide variety of curry dishes from different cuisines around the globe, including Thai and Indian. The flavorful and aromatic curries are served with rice. The warmth of the food and the cozy interiors offer a comfortable and nostalgic
Hoshuku (Lucua Osaka)
Fusing modern with traditional, this bar serves a wide collection of sake from different parts of Japan along with light Japanese appetizers. The modern-day izakaya (Japanese bar) with high stools and chandelier light fixture has an inviting atmosphere. Recomm
Ichiyaichiya (Lucua Osaka)
This restaurant specializes in dried fish that are carefully selected to ensure the quality and freshness of each dish. The fish are chargrilled on a table top charcoal brazier and served hot off the grill. In addition to fish, the restaurant also offers an as
Dotonbori Kanza (Lucua 1100)
One of many restaurants at the Lucua shopping mall, this restaurant serves Osaka-style ramen. The ramen are prepared with thin noodles and topped with Chinese cabbage, a characteristic of ramen served in the south of Osaka. Highlights on the menu include their
Aozashikarari (Isetan Food Hall Lucua 1100)
Lined up along the many shops at the Isetan Food Hall of the Lucua shopping mall, this shop sells an assortment of green tea flavored desserts. Their menu includes seasonal favorites, such as shaved ice topped with green tea and vanilla ice cream with mochi (r
Hakata Shinpu Ramen Shokudo (Lucua 1100)
First opened in 1968 along the "Oishinbo Noodles Road," this ramen joint has relocated to the basement of the Lucua shopping mall. Ramen Shokudo is best known for its Hakata ramen, a type of ramen consisting of thin noodles soaked in flavorful, aromatic tonkot
Sushisho Otowa (Lucua 1100)
Founded in the Showa period, this shop offers an authentic sushi dining experience. The restaurant prepares its dishes using seasonal seafood. Dishes can be ordered individually or within a course.
Ashiya Tengayu (Lucua 1100)
Founded in 1978 in Ashiya, this restaurant specializes in tempura ( a battered and deep-fried seafood or vegetables). Customers can watch their order being fried right in front of them at the counter seats.
Kirby Cafe (Osaka)
Themed after the pink game character "Kirby" by Nintendo, this pop-up cafe is open from August 5th until September 4th. The cafe will be serving Kirby-inspired food, drinks and sweets. Items to look forward to on the menu include pink frosted cupcakes and past
Ganso Kushikatsu Daruma (Lucua Osaka)
Kushikatsu is a dish that originated in the Osaka area. Different ingredients such as shrimp, meat, and vegetables are skewered, battered and deep-fried. At Daruma, customers may enjoy their deep-fried food with either soy sauce or another very flavorful sauce
Mimiu (Umeda Lucua)
Using fresh seafood and other ingredients, this restaurant specializes in udon noodles. The udon are served with a variety of toppings and side dishes, such as tempura.
Tenku no Noen (Sky Farm)
Tenku no Noen (Sky Farm) is a unique green space on the roof of the North Gate Building where various vegetables and fruits are grown.
Isetan Lucua 1100 Store
This department store is located next to Osaka Station. Starting with Japanese brands, visitors will find a wide selection of goods ranging from luxury items to the super-cute. The 10F restaurants are generally open from 11:00 to 23:00.
Osaka Station City Cinema
Large 12 screen cinema situated on the 11th floor of Mitsukoshi Isetan and Lucua in Umeda station. A good variety of blockbusters, art house and Japanese movies.
Moritaya (Lucua 1100)
This restaurant specializes in sukiyaki and shabu shabu, which are both traditional Japanese dishes that include sliced meat and an assortment of vegetables in a hot pot. Sukiyaki has a strong flavor and is traditionally eaten by dipping the meat and vegetable
Nana (Lucua Osaka)
Offering a large variety of Japanese dishes, this restaurant has something for everyone. Nana serves raw seafood and sashimi as well as grilled fish and fresh vegetables. Other dishes on offer include soba, tempura and sushi rolls.
Osaka Station City
A shopping mall and restaurant complex at JR Osaka Station. Restaurant opening hours vary, but most are open to 22:00.
Hotel Landmark Umeda
Just 250 metres from JR Osaka Train Station, Hotel Landmark Umeda offers a relaxing massage service and a convenient 24-hour front desk. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property and rooms include video-on-demand movies.
Hotel New Hankyu Osaka
Directly connected to Hankyu Umeda Station, Hotel New Hankyu Osaka is conveniently located in Osaka's central business district. From Kansai International Airport, the airport limousine bus will drop you off in front of the hotel.
InterContinental Hotel Osaka
Only a 5-minute walk from JR Osaka Train Station, InterContinental Osaka is located at the newly developed Grand Front Osaka. This 5-star hotel boasts 5 dining options, a 24-hour fitness centre and an indoor swimming pool.
Hotel New Hankyu Annex
Hotel New Hankyu Annex is within a 5-minute walk from Umeda Station, and only 500 metres from Osaka Station. Free Wi-Fi is provided throughout the property. Guest rooms offer both air conditioning and heating facilities.
Hotel Nature Osaka Umeda
A 5-minute walk from JR Osaka Station and Umeda Station on the Midosuji Line, Kishutetsudo Osaka Umeda Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi. Complementary bread and drinks are served for breakfast.
Hotel Granvia Osaka
Hotel Granvia Osaka is located directly above JR Osaka Train Station. It offers 10 dining options, easy transport links and comfortable rooms with city views and free Wi-Fi access.
The Westin Osaka
Featuring an acupuncture salon, 4 dining options and spacious rooms with city views, the Westin Osaka is just 5 minutes from Osaka Station on the free shuttle.