Osaka: Osaka’s kitchen “KUROMON ICHIBA” (Market)
|Kuromon Ichiba (Market) is located in the center of Osaka city which is near famous neon billbord. The arcade has about 580 meters and 150 shops line up on the both side of narrow street. Approx 23,000 people visit the market everyday, 150,000 people visit for year-end and new year holidays.
Osaka is well known for its food. In the old saying, it is said that Kyoto people are financially ruined by overspending on clothing, Osaka people are ruined by spending on food. The market is also called as “Osaka’s kitchen”. Everyone, from the professional chef to local people and tourists, come the place and buy good quality groceries.