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CUPNOODLES MUSEUM OSAKA IKEDA

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Free fun

A free museum with a fun environment. The cost to get there was more than the cost of the entire... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark M
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Kaneohe, Hawaii, USA
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Good clean fun for the whole family

Although cup noodles may not be everyone's favourite, going there, seeing the variety of flavours... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
YauBaby
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Hong Kong
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“instant ramen”(59 reviews)
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Dedicated to ramen noodle cups, the museum showcases the mind-boggling number of instant ramen flavor variations that have come out over the years and a reproduction of the hut where Momofuku Ando first created them.
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8-25 Masumicho, Ikeda 563-0041, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 72-752-3484
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is like waking through a brief advertisement for cup noodles, followed by waiting in line for an hour to make your own custom cup of noodles (that we’ll probably end up leaving behind), followed by disappointment over the fact that they closed down the...More

Thank msb45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is talked about a lot in the ‘things to do in Osaka’ lists on the internet and really unless you have nothing else to do, it is not really worth adding it to your things to do list. We decorated our own noodle...More

Thank penny l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A free museum with a fun environment. The cost to get there was more than the cost of the entire day at this museum. Made a custom packaged cup noodle and saw the process. Fantastic and worth seeing.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although cup noodles may not be everyone's favourite, going there, seeing the variety of flavours being offered, making your own customised cup noodle were all great fun, from the 8 year old kid to my 83 year old grandpa! Going there was a bit of...More

Thank YauBaby
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Our trip to this place was a little hectic and atypical. We were still in Kyoto and one of my children *really* *really* wanted to go to the Cupnoodles museum. Somehow while we were in Tokyo, we didn't have time to make it to the...More

5  Thank Snowbeardude
Reviewed 1 September 2018

You can pay to design, and create your own cup noodles! We felt like we were on a school excursion. They'll give you a cup noodle cup and draw on it using the colourful markers they provide. Once you're done designing your noodles, you will...More

2  Thank celestayk
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We are adults in our 30s and 40s and just loved this place. It was one of my trip highlights funnily enough as I was mostly waiting in line with primary school kids on excursion. It was surprisingly fun to design your own noodle cups...More

Thank anpham
Reviewed 31 July 2018

From the moment you enter, it might seem a bit confusing, but the first thing you do is you are given a container that you can draw and decorate, this will be your own personal cup of noodle. Then you go to the line where...More

Thank adventurejanet
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We have earlier booked an 9.30am slot for the instant noodle making class at the cup museum. Due to heavy traffic caused by an accident, we missed the 9,30am slot. Hence, we were unable to attend the lesson when we arrived 15min late as the...More

1  Thank Kongzi8
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Visited this place as it was recommended on several sites. Arrived around 12pm to find the place semi packed with school children. The area is not very large but it does a good job of explaining the history in instant noodles. Definitely do try the...More

Thank Fangwen F
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happyday314
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Response from Snowbeardude | Reviewed this property |
I think you should ask the museum directly
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Zmummy611
16 September 2018|
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Response from Lawbert | Reviewed this property |
No reservations needed for CupNoodle factory. However reservations are needed for Chicken Ramen factory and it is booked months ahead.
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