Osaka Japanese Cuisine

Gently flavorful and delicious Michelin-starred Japanese cuisine you will crave to eat daily.

Nishino is a traditional Japanese cuisine restaurant located in the business district of Higobashi in Osaka.

The owner Chef Nishino grew up in a sushi restaurant in his hometown of Sakai, Osaka. He spent a year learning at his family’s restaurant after graduating from university, before honing his skills at the Michelin three-starred restaurant Tai An where he learned everything from serving techniques at a counter setting, cleaning, welcoming guests, food preparation and cooking, to overall restaurant management.
He then concluded his training at the Michelin one-starred Ajikitcho where he fully mastered the techniques of traditional Japanese cuisine and the concepts of Hassun appetizers.

Chef Nishino thus mastered all the fundamentals of Japanese cuisine and now creates dishes which are not only delicious on the palate, but also offers a deep culinary experience which engages all five senses.
He approaches his craft with sincerity and places an emphasis on the teachings of the the great chefs he studied under, who all emphasized the importance of balance in cooking. This is reflected in his cuisine which offers a gentle yet deep flavors which permeates the body. His dishes are those which one can enjoy day after day without ever growing tired of.

There are eight seats at the counter of the restaurant which is filled with a serene ambiance. The chairs were handpicked by the proprietress, who previously worked in interior design at Cassina.

Its is truly a space where guests enjoy their meal in relaxation and while enjoying the warm hospitality of the chef and proprietress. This Japanese restaurant is a must-visit for those who value their time of savoring Japanese cuisine.

Address 1-9-21 Kyomachibori , Nishiku, Osakashi, Osaka
Business hours Dinner service only: 18:00 to 22:00
Closed Sundays and other irregular days
Directions 4 minute walk from 7th Exit of Higobashi Station of Osaka Metro Yotsubashi Line
Price From ¥30,250
Service Charge 10%
Seating 8 Counter seats
Smoking Prohibited
Children Not allowed.
Children over the age of 13 years old who can order and eat a course are welcome.
Wi-Fi None
Language None
Parking None
Dresscode Smart Casual required.
Short pants, sandals and sportswear etc are not allowed.
Wearing of perfume and cologne is not allowed.
Payment method 【Advance payment for online reservation】
PayPal or Credit Card
【Payment for additional orders at the restaurant】
Cash or Credit Card
Cancellation Policy ※ Cancellations made up to 15:00 JST of 8 days before the reservation date are eligible to receive a full refund.
※ Cancellations made after 15:00 JST of 8 days before, or within 7 days before the day of the reservation date are not eligible to receive any refund.
※ All changes to the reservation are required to be made at least 8 days before the reservation date.
※ Requests to change or cancel a reservation made after the specified days above will not be eligible for any refund and requests to change the reservation to an alternative date/time will not be accommodated.
※ Your reservation will be cancelled if you are more than 15 minutes late and no refund will be available to be made.

1-9-21 Kyomachibori , Nishiku, Osakashi, Osaka


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