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Tontoro Ramen

9-41 Yamanokuchicho, Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture
+81 99-222-5857
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“dumplings” (4 reviews)
“chashu” (3 reviews)
“ramen” (24 reviews)
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Japanese, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9-41 Yamanokuchicho, Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I tried a couple of ramen-restaurants in Japan, but this was my favorite so far. It was a very thick soup with pork and sesame in it. The restaurant was a little bit off the beaten path and overall not very. The inside looked a...More

Thank Bonferroni
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We read the comments and therefore tried the restaurant ourselves. The ramen were the best we tasted since the beginning of our trip. If you are hungry, pay the addition to a large soup or order more dumplings, they are also incredible.

Thank 151easy
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Good quality ramen in the local style using black pork, also good gyoza. Note that you can either sit at the counter, or at tables which are all Japanese style (kneeling tables). The place is known and gets full quite quickly.

Thank SnowyBadger
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I read the other reviews on here, and I'm so pleased I followed them through. Delicious! And the staff were really bubbly too.

Thank Katrina R
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This place is not only ranked high on tripadvisor but also One of the local's favorite! We were recommended to visit as we are big ramen fans. We ordered the dumplings, regular pork ramen with soft boiled egg. We were completely surprised by the quality...More

Thank reginawkchan
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Being ranked 2nd on the Tripadvisor list of restaurants in Kagoshima naturally raises expectations of any ramen lover. But like any discerning ramen lover will tell you after their dining experience here, there's nothing really special about the ramen - be it the noodles or...More

Thank makkoeli
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This small raman shop is tucked in a corner in the area of Tenmonkan. Not easy to find but Google map should led you there. The Raman is Ok but not brilliant compared to those I have ate in Fukuoka and Kumamoto. The broth is...More

Thank chow48
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Hard to find but really really good food! As there was no english signing out front, we nearly gave up and went somewhere else. The tontoro ramen was so tasty and reasonably priced. We also had the gyoza which was also good.

Thank Jane_F0093
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I went here a few days ago and ordered the pork ramen and two beers. Only one beer was brought to the table but we didn't think anything of this at the time, perhaps they had misunderstood our bad Japanese. The ramen was nice but...More

Thank JadiePoo
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

It looks like a simple small Ramen restaurant, but it's delicious. Very nice noodles with eggs and pork. The taste of the soup is delicious! I really recommend to try this when you are in town and you like Ramen.

Thank Jiraiya48
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Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-41 Yamanokuchicho, Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Kagoshima Prefecture  >  Kagoshima
  • Phone Number: +81 99-222-5857
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