[For the 2024 New Year’s party] Here are the recommended restaurants in Minami (Namba/Shinsaibashi) where you can eat hot pot


How about a hot pot that warms your mind and body at your New Year’s party?

How about a hot pot that warms your mind and body at your New Year's party?

At Minami (Namba/Shinsaibashi), you can enjoy various types of hot pot such as offal hot pot, chanko hot pot, hot pot, etc.
Even in Osaka, the city of food lovers, the Minami area is home to a variety of food shops, where you can enjoy a wide variety of hotpot dishes with delicious drinks.

In Namba, there are restaurants that serve a variety of hotpots, such as chanko nabe, offal hotpot, and seafood hotpot, and in Shinsaibashi, you can also enjoy a wide variety of hotpots, from classics like shabu-shabu and mizutaki to more unusual ones. There is a shop.

8 recommended restaurants in Namba/Shinsaibashi where you can eat hot pot

We will introduce recommended hotpot restaurants in the Namba/Shinsaibashi area where you can enjoy “Osaka, the city of foodies.” “Motsu nabe”, “chanko nabe”, and “shabu shabu” have roots all over the country. From Namba/Shinsaibashi Station, you can enjoy everything from the unique “meat hot pot using clams” to Korean “Tecchan nabe” to Chinese “hot pot”.

Nishiya main store

Nishiya main store exterior
Trademark registration “Udon Suki”

Nishiya Honten is the birthplace of Osaka’s famous udon-filled hotpot, “Udon Suki.” Founded in 1955. You can enjoy the registered trademark “Udon Chiri” and “Soba Shabu”.
All-you-can-eat Osaka’s famous soup stock and homemade udon noodles. You can enjoy delicious hotpot in an elegant restaurant.

  • Name: Udon Chiri Honke Nishiya Honten
  • Address: 1-18-18 Higashi-Shinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka
  • Phone number: 06-6241-9221
  • Business hours: 11:00-22:30

Higashi-Shinsaibashi Hozuki

Higashi-Shinsaibashi Hozuki
Higashi-Shinsaibashi Hozuki

“Higashi-Shinsaibashi Hozuki” is located in a convenient location, just a 3-minute walk from Shinsaibashi Station. You can also enjoy offal hotpot such as “Curry Offal Hot Pot” and “Western-style Tomato Offal Hot Pot,” as well as Chanko Nabe, which is a hotpot where you can enjoy a variety of ingredients including seafood.

  • Name: Higashi-Shinsaibashi Hoozuki
  • Address: Cosmi Building 2F, 1-17-1 Higashi-Shinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka
  • Phone number: 050-5462-3131
  • Business hours: 17:00-2:00

Harijyu Dotonbori main store

Sukiyaki hotpot at Harijyu Dotonbori main store
Harijyu Dotonbori main store interior

How about enjoying “Sukiyaki Nabe” while feeling the history of Osaka? Harijyu Dotonbori Main Store is a Kuroge Wagyu beef specialty store located at the intersection of Dotonbori and Midosuji in Osaka. It was founded in Sakai in 1919 (Taisho 8) and opened its main store in Dotonbori in 1948 (Showa 23). Housed in a purely Japanese-style building, it serves sukiyaki, shabu-shabu, kaiseki cuisine, Western cuisine, and curry. Many foodies visit from all over Japan and overseas, and it is also frequented by celebrities.

  • Name: Harijyu Dotonbori main store
  • Address: 1-9-17 Dotonbori, Chuo-ku, Osaka
  • Phone number: 06-6211-7777
  • Business hours: 11:30-21:00

Shijimi Cooked Meat Kuniki Main Store

Shijimi Cooked Meat Kuniki Main Store Exterior
Stir-fried clam meat

You might be surprised by how it looks! How about an iron pot of beef offal cooked with domestic clams at Kuniki, which is famous for its clam boiled meat cooked with domestic clams? Courses with all-you-can-drink are also available. If you drink a soup made with domestically produced freshwater clams, you will feel refreshed the next day.

  • Name: Shijimi Cooked Meat Kuniki main store
  • Address: 1-13-21 Higashi-Shinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka, Wadayu Building, 1st floor
  • Phone number: 06-6251-2338
  • Business hours: 17:00-4:00

Sichuan traditional hotpot Shuhan Shinsaibashi branch

Sichuan traditional hotpot Shu
Sichuan traditional hotpot Shu

Not only will it keep you warm, but you’ll find yourself wearing short sleeves even in the middle of winter! ? Hot pot is very popular among women. “Kaiteiro Hinabe Shinsaibashi Branch” The “Four Colored Nabe” where you can enjoy four types of soup in one pot is popular.

  • Name: Sichuan traditional hot pot Shuhan Shinsaibashi branch
  • Address: 5F, Gourmet Collection Sena Building, 1-5-7 Shinsaibashisuji, Chuo-ku, Osaka
  • Phone number: 06-6575-7112
  • Business hours: 17:00-00:00

Osaka Motsunabe PLay

Osaka Motsunabe PLay's "Motsunabe"
Osaka Motsunabe PLay signboard

Play is a popular motsu nabe restaurant based in the Shinsaibashi area that has been in business for a long time and has many fans. This is a restaurant that has all the Osaka characteristics of delicious, cheap, and comfortable, and the delicious motsu nabe is sure to liven up your party. The cheese risotto at the end is truly exquisite.

  • Name: Osaka Motsunabe PLay
  • Address: Miya Plaza Shinsaibashi 3F, 1-3-29 Shinsaibashisuji, Chuo-ku, Osaka
  • Phone number: 070-1418-6756
  • Business hours: 17:00-22:30

Shabu-tei Shinsaibashi store

Shabu-tei Shinsaibashi store exterior
Shabu-tei Shinsaibashi store shabu-shabu

How about shabu-shabu in the cold season? Shabu-tei has multiple stores in the Shinsaibashi Minami area. Enjoy all-you-can-eat and all-you-can-drink beef and pork shabu-shabu. They are very particular about the sauce, and you can enjoy their original sesame sauce made with 22 types of spices using silver sesame seeds that can be shaved on the spot.

  • Name: Shabu-tei Shinsaibashi store
  • Location: 1-4-11 Shinsaibashisuji, Chuo-ku, Osaka, Shabutei Building, 1st to 5th floors
  • Phone number: 06-6243-2941
  • Business hours: 11:00-23:00

Harapeko Shokudo Shinsaibashi branch

Korean Dining Harapeko Shokudo Shinsaibashi Branch
Korean Dining Harapeko Shokudo Shinsaibashi Branch

Korean Dining Harapeko Shokudo Shinsaibashi Branch is a restaurant where you can enjoy “Daechang Nabe,” a dish that is popular in Korean households. About 5 minutes walk from Shinsaibashi Station. It is also called a chiritori pot. A hearty hot pot filled with hormones and vegetables. The restaurant also has a full menu of side dishes such as pancakes.

  • Name: Harapeko Shokudo Shinsaibashi branch
  • Address: B1F, Katie’s Building, 1-19-19 Higashi-Shinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka
  • Phone number: 06-4256-2886
  • Business hours: 17:00-00:00


In ancient times, Osaka was known as the “nation’s kitchen,” and was a food capital where ingredients were gathered from all over the country through shipping and other trade.
As a result of that tradition, delicious hot pot dishes from all over the country are still gathered here, and you can enjoy high-quality hot pot dishes from all over Asia. Why not try the gourmet hotpot dishes that can only be enjoyed in the cold winter at Minami (Namba/Shinsaibashi)?