It might be hard to believe, but ramen from Japan is almost as well known around the globe as sushi! In 2016, a Japanese ramen shop even received a Michelin Star, the first restaurant of its kind to do so. The fact is clear: ramen has arrived on the world culinary stage! You can visit shops, whole districts and even pay homage to the more humble instant ramen at a museum chronicling the invention that has kept college students fed for decades. Explore ramen culture and browse the delicious destinations related to ramen in Tokyo and the Kanto area!
Slurp! Ramen in Tokyo
Noodle and Bar Hopping in Ebisu
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