Hard Rock Cafe


Located less than 5 kilometers from Osaka Castle, Hard Rock Cafe Osaka was opened in 2001 as one of the rock themed restaurant and bar of Hard Rock Brand dated back to 1971 in London. Hard Rock Cafe Osaka is about rock, and absolutely, it is hard. This coffee shop has become a popular destination for Osaka youngers loving this kind of thorny music. Visitors like to enjoy genuine American food here while listening to loud rock music at Hard Rock Cafe Osaka however, they still have chance to taste a little tradition at this unique cafe.


Hard Rock Cafe Osaka

In fact, Hard Rock Cafe Osaka was established on a former bank site in Hommachi and nowadays, the cafe still remains some color of the original bank looming behind the figure of an entertainment spot which you can see from the unique architecture inside. An original bank vault was transformed into a private bar, leaving white, red and silver interiors of unique elements. You can see many interesting hard decorations around an at the entrance of the cafe including some colorful motorbikes, giant electric guitar and especially, the pink Cadillac above the front door, such a motor but considered as the traditional symbol of Osaka's people.


Lavish interiors of bar

Hard Rock Cafe Osaka is famous for its classic American cuisine around Osaka area. Popular dishes here include Hickory BBQ Bacon Cheeseburger, Blackened Chicken Penne Pasta, Fish & Chips, HRC Cheeseburger, Cobb Salad, Legendary Burger, Chicken Club Sandwich, Hot Fudge Brownie Sundae, Barbecue Ribs and Chicken Wings. Hard Rock Cafe Osaka also owns an impressive menu combining the Oriental with the Occidental cuisine which is an outstanding characteristic of Osaka. A rock night will be more exciting with a cup of Long Island Iced Tea, Gin & Tonic, Sex on the Beach, Pina Colada, Bahama Mama, Strawberry Daiquiri, Mojito, Shandy Guff, Hurricane or Caipirinha.


Hard Rock Cafe Dinner area

Osaka is originally well known as a bustling exotic metropolis combining the traditional color and modern elements in such a harmonious culture. As a typical cafe in Osaka, Hard Rock Cafe Osaka has been well done in combining the New and Old in one architecture, one structure, one space. Hard items of rock from rock days past and present, including Paul McCartney’s Ovation six-string guitar, Elvis Presley’s black karate-gi, and Madonna’s faux fur Versace coat from the New York Fashion Show in 1997 can be found here along with hard sound echoing inside Hard Rock Cafe Osaka space almost all nights, specially on holidays and special events throughout year.


Open time: 

From Monday to Thursday, on Saturday, Sunday and Holidays: from 11:30 am to 11:00 pm

On Friday: from 11:30 am to 12:00 pm


Draft beer: about 650 yen

Cocktail: about 750 yen

How to access: 

Take a 1 minute walk from Hommachi Station Exit No.9 on Subway Midosuji Line or Subway Chuo Line