7 Best RAMEN Restaurants in KYOTO
From Ichiran to flaming Ramen!
1. Honke Daiichi Asahi
Honke Daiichi Asahi (本家 第一旭) is a long establish Ramen restaurant located near JR Kyoto Station. Founded over 50 years ago, their never-changing Ramen dish made with light pork broth and local ingredients fascinates visitors from all over Japan.
Access: 5 mins walk from JR Kyoto Station
Hours: 5:00~2:00 next day (Closed on Thursday)
2. Ramen Sen no Kaze
Ramen Sen no Kaze (ラーメン千の風) is really popular especially among foreign visitors. The huge variety of ramen dishes are offered including rich pork broth, light seafood broth, Vegan and Halal, made with selected ingredients. It’s located in heart of Kyoto, near Hankyu Kawaramachi Station. English speaking staff and menu are available 😉
Access: 2 mins walk from Hankyu Kawaramachi Station
Hours: 12:00~22:00 (Closed on Monday&Tuesday)
Ichiran (一蘭) is one of the most famous Ramen restaurants in the world, and has numbers of branches in Japan. The Kyoto branch is located near Hankyu Kawaramachi Station in Gion area. Their significant Hakata style Tonkotsu Ramen (rich pork broth) is a must-try dish in Japan!
Access: 3 mins walk from Hankyu Kawaramachi Station
Hours: 24 hours
4. Men Baka Ichidai
The most dangerous Ramen restaurant in the world?? Men Baka Ichidai (麺馬鹿一代) is hugely known for its fire burning flaming Ramen dish. Their Negi Ramen (leek Ramen) is specially served with fire topping, which can take your breath away for seconds 😉 The best restaurant to be entertained and fill your appetite at the same time!
Access: 13 mins walk from Nijo-jo mae Station
Hours: 11:30 to 23:00
Ippudo(一風堂) is another world-famous Ramen restaurant, which has numbers of branches in Japan. Ippudo serves classic Hakata style Tonkotsu Ramen with creamy pork broth, which fascinates even NY celebrities. Their Kyoto branch is located near Karasuma Station.
Access: 4 mins walk from Karasuma Station
Hours: 11:00～3:00 next day (~2:00 on Sunday and holidays)
6. Musoshin Gion
Musoshin Gion (無双心 祇園店) serve creative Ramen dishes with rich, creamy soup made with chicken, pork and vegetable stock and homemade thick noodles. If you love spicy food, try their Thai Ramen with green curry flavour!
Access: 3 mins walk from Gion Shijo Station
Hours: 11:30 to 24:00
7. Ginjo Ramen Kubota
Bored of ordinary Ramen?? Then try Tsukemen (dipping Ramen)! Ginjo Rame Kubota (吟醸らーめん久保田) is a Tsukemen restaurant located near Kyoto Station. Serving very rich and aromatic miso based soup with thick noodles. Dairy specials are also available 🙂
Access: 7 mins walk from Gojo Station/ 13 mins walk from Kyoto Station
Hours: Lunch 11:00～15:00/Dinner 18:00～23:00
Have you decided which Ramen restaurant to go?? If you are looking for more great spots to eat out in Kyoto area, you may wanna check out these articles, too!
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