Restaurants

Italian in Kōbe

R Valentino

Run by Italians and popular with Japanese and foreign visitors alike, this easygoing eatery on a Sannomiya side street is casual, comfortable and cosy, with stone walls and rustic furniture. Choose from dozens of pa…
Mediterranean in Osaka

Café Absinthe

Friendly and trendy, near the western edge of Ame-Mura, Absinthe serves cocktails, teas and juices and a rare (for Japan) Mediterranean menu (falafel, hummus and babaganoush, plus pastas and pizzas). Weather permitt…
Italian in Osaka

Cuorerudino Pizzeria

This casual pizzeria has an open kitchen with a large brick oven, so you can see the tasty thin-crust pizzas being prepared. There's also antipasto, pasta and desserts on the menu. Smoking only on the outdoor terrac…