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1-17-1 Minami Ikebukuro | 1F Sakimoto Bldg., Toshima 171-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3982-7656
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ramen” (128 reviews)
“pork” (35 reviews)
“soup” (31 reviews)
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1-17-1 Minami Ikebukuro | 1F Sakimoto Bldg., Toshima 171-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You will not regret the fact that you have to wait in the line for a long time. The taste is awesome. I got the ramen that is most asked for and I liked it so much. It is also fresh! If I have more...More

Thank Newton O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We waited for a good 40 minutes until we got inside, but we were definitely not disappointed! Great Ramen and great Gyoza! Totally recommend!

Thank Cher L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here, ordered the number 1 on the menu. Really, really good. A bit expensive, (1100 yen for a bowl with toppings), but it was definitely worth it. 1 hour line was on a sunday, came back on tuesday and the wait was much shorter...More

Thank leonvppl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes there is a long queue but it moves quickly and it's so worth the wait. Delicious ramen with lots of different options on offer. Extra noodles offered free of charge. English menu available with the large assortment of condiments all labelled in English. This...More

Thank EGH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for lunch on a Saturday. A queue was already formed and not Long after I decided to join the queue, it literally doubled, such is the nature of this place's popularity. Does it warrant the queues? A resounding yes. The queues move along...More

Thank JoelT105
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been in Japan for 10 days eating ramen many times. This was the worst ramen shop we have had. Went there because of the high rating and waited for one hour for the ramen. 99% of customers are overseas tourists. The staff were...More

Thank MayZh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

...otherwise you will always be disappointed as I am not sure another restaurant in Japan can match this one. 5 stars because I cannot give 6...

Thank Mika M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ramen is delicious. The menu has 4 languages, so convinient for foreigners. It s worthy for 1 hour waiting.Best ramen

Thank Nguyen H
Reviewed 5 September 2017

You won't miss the restaurant as there's a long long queue outside! Cozy little restaurant in authentic Japanese ramen-shop style. Soup and ramen are amazing!!

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The best ramen found in Tokyo. The local is quite crowded and we waited for around 30 minutes. In any case it has been a great experience and taste! You order before entering for saving time. We hope to came back again at the soonest....More

Thank Ivan A
Ikebukuro is an area of massive development. Several
thousand tenants occupy two giant department stores
and shopping malls, where all sorts of shopping and
gourmet foods can be enjoyed. The 60-story building at
the east entrance of the station, Sunshine City, is a
landmark within Ikebukuro and features an aquarium,
planetarium, theme park as well as an observation
platform. The popular name for the western side of
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Rayy M
19 February 2017|
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Response from kimiduka | Property representative |
Hi,This is Mutekiya. You might have solved the problem already, You're more than welcome to join us! We hope your daughter loves our noodles and everthings!
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21 September 2016|
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Response from kimiduka | Property representative |
This is Mutekiya. We don't have any vegetarian's dishes. Because we use pork broth soup. But some vegetarian customer eat only noodles and vegetables.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 4:00 AM
10:30 AM - 4:00 AM
10:30 AM - 4:00 AM
10:30 AM - 4:00 AM
10:30 AM - 4:00 AM
10:30 AM - 4:00 AM
10:30 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-17-1 Minami Ikebukuro | 1F Sakimoto Bldg., Toshima 171-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Toshima>  > Ikebukuro
  • Neighbourhood: Ikebukuro
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3982-7656
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