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Tower Knives Osaka

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Wonderful experience

A friend had recommended that I visit Tower Knives, and I am so glad I did - it turned out to be a... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Perfect Souvenir & Gift

We were traveling through Japan on our honeymoon and knew we wanted a meaningful souvenir for our... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
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Tower Knives Osaka is a unique knife gallery / knife shop, located near Tsutenkaku Tower in Shinsekai, Osaka. We proudly carry a large range of selected knives crafted in Sakai, Osaka, and also from other Japanese regions. Come by to just view and...More
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1 Chome-4-7 Ebisuhigashi | Tsutenkaku Tower, Naniwa Ward, Osaka 556-0002, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-4301-7860
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

A friend had recommended that I visit Tower Knives, and I am so glad I did - it turned out to be a real highlight of my visit to Osaka. The staff were extremely welcoming and knowledgeable about the different kinds of knives, and were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Emellejay
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We were traveling through Japan on our honeymoon and knew we wanted a meaningful souvenir for our trip. We saw knives sold at the markets in Tokyo and Osaka but couldn't tell if they were high quality. We found Tower Knives on our last day...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We were so grateful to receive such patient and informed assistance. We were fortunate to be introduced to the artist who crafted the knife we purchased.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

They were well prepared to understand what we were looking for by asking the right questions and checking our chopping skill to recommend us the right value for our budget. The team attended to us even though we arrived just 5 mins before closing time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Michatravelling
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Friendly and totally interesting. We just happened to come across this amazing place, and decided to walk in. They make knives and were very friendly, explaining how they are made. We tried one of the knives, which cut through a carrot like butter. You can...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Jane S
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Went here just to by a quality knife and found a beautiful Osaka made knife, and for an extra 500 yen had my name hand engraved with my name in Japanese. The owner of the store displayed an awesome knowledge of knives and helped me...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank mickn695
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The staff there will gladly spend time with you to pick out a knife. They can speak English and spend time to show you the differences with the knives and do some demonstrations. They will cut a carrot with a dull knife and then with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Very good experience and professionalism.thank you. I buy from internet and I don't have any problems.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank NickoLinoric
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We had stayed in the area previously and didn’t know tower knives was here, everyone was so easy to deal with. Grab a knife stay in the area, go to spaworld and eat some great food north of the tower. So happy I purchased a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank ChrisHartill
Reviewed 7 May 2018

if you appreciate well made kitchen knives, Tower Knives in Osaka is a must see. Easy to find and not far from a train station. Staff are very helpful. We left with 4 knives. Wife was smiling with her new personally engraved knife.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank dons2737
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27 February 2018|
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Response from Tower_Knives_Osaka | Property representative |
Tower Knives Osaka can arrange shipping if you do not have checked luggage, but beware that Canadian customs will tax you if you ship your purchase instead of carrying it.
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29 October 2017|
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Response from Tower_Knives_Osaka | Property representative |
TOWER KNIVES takes VISA, MC, AMEX, and JCB cards. Some debit cards do not go through, but depends on the individual card arrangement with your bank. If a tourist, bring actual passport for tax-free purchase if total over... More