When Japan opened it's doors, a new Chinatown was born. Located close to the seashore where many import warehouses were located, it was redeveloped into Chinatown and features the famous CHAMPON cuisine of Nagasaki as well as wonderful Chinese foods of Chinatown. Let's go!
As Yokohama represents the east, Kobe is known as the westside Chinatown with a different name of NANKING Town. This Chinatwon is located close to the port and influenced by many foreign countries, including China. One can enjoy eating charsui bao and other steamed dumplings when walking about and selecting one's restaurant. Here you can find the famous dim sum restarant called KOCHO. Here the chef has won the world championship of dim sum and you can delight in the splendid tastes and aroma of this Chinatown.
As Yokohama celebrates it's 150th anniversary, so does it's Chinatown, known as the biggest in Japan with over 200 restaurants and shops. One can enjoy walking about and eating snacks from the nearby shops and enjoy a full array of restaurants and shopping as well. Enjoy Yokohama's Chinatown and let's go!