Said to have been founded in AD 201, this peaceful, wooded shrine has played a key role in sake brewing history, survived civil wars and...
Higashimon-gai Gate (South)
Chinatown's southeast gate.
Higashimon-gai Gate (North)
Chinatown's northeast gate.
This lively bar brings Kōbe's Japanese and foreign community together over a rotation of salsa dancing, live bands, acoustic nights,...
Northwest of Sannomiya Station is salaryman central, with myriad izakaya and bars. Among them, sample Hirai's house specialty, katsuo...
3rd fl, 4-5-13 Kanō-chō, Chūō-ku · interesting places nearby
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Run by Italians and popular with Japanese and foreign visitors alike, this easygoing eatery on a Sannomiya sidestreet is casual, comfortable and cosy with stone walls and rustic furniture. Look for dozens of pasta and brick-oven pizza options, plus meat and fish mains. Eager staff help explain the specials and make recommendations.