Kani Doraku
Namba: Japanese
Kani Doraku
Open 11am-11pm daily.
Sun: Open Sundays

The giant mechanical crab outside this shop has become an iconic symbol of the Dotonbori neighborhood and Osaka dining in general. Inside, the huge menu includes crab shabu-shabu, crab kaiseki and grilled-crab kaiseki menus. Lunchtime crab kaiseki starts at Y2000, and dinner with drinks averages around Y5000.

Dotonbori 1-6-18.
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Venue listing from Bento.com4 Star Rating: recommended