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“One of the better ramens in Osaka”
Review of Ichiran Dotonbori

Ichiran Dotonbori
Ranked #7 of 32,071 Restaurants in Osaka
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours
Reviewed 8 April 2014

We tried quite a few ramens in Osaka, and this has to be one of my favorites.

You get to choose the firmness of your ramen, and how spicy you want your soup to be. There are other toppings that you can add, e.g. egg, onion etc

For those who are not familiar with ramen joints in Japan, you will have to select your ramen and purchase "coupons" even before you get to sit down. We were scratching our heads trying to figure what to do, luckily the waitress came to our rescue, but not before being overtaken by people at the back of the queue.

The seating arrangement is quite unique too, everyone gets your own cubicle (the wooden partition between cubicles can be removed easily). There is a little wooden blind that separates you and the kitchen, where you get your yummy ramen.

A truly unique ramen experience!

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Thank hkeng
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Reviewed 28 March 2014

I followed trip advisors reviews and tried this ramen and it was a pleasant experience. It's great to have double chili strength on a cold day! My friend and I were at the restaurant on a night that was 13 degrees and there was a queue outside the restaurant but we didn't have to wait long due to their systematic way of having customers purchase their orders in vending machines and having only one flavor of ramen where u can choose the flavor strength. It was delicious as we could choose our preference of firmness of noodles, etc. Definitely recommend to try!

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Reviewed 28 March 2014 via mobile

True eating with solitude in the privacy of your own cubicle. Of course it's not as awesome as Tokyo's ramen, but it's the best I could find in Osaka.

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1  Thank Food_passion_Kae
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Reviewed 8 February 2014 via mobile

Ichiran ramen is one of the best ramen restaurants in town.
Soup was so tasty. There is only one type of ramen served. But you can select the variation urself ec. How spicy and oily for the soup , thick or thin green onion for the topping
Worth to try out. :))

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2  Thank Goft652
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Reviewed 8 February 2014

The way of seating is very unique! You can choose your own flavour of ramen and add another 100yen to add extra noodles to your bowl of ramen :) GIVE IT A TRY!

Thank Joeeying
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