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Shinyokohama Ramen Museum

2-14-21 Shin-Yokohama, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture 222-0033, Japan (Kohoku)
+81 45-471-0503
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Ranked #39 of 225 Attractions in Yokohama
Type: Specialty Museums
Owner description: Shin-Yokohama Raumen Museum was founded on March 6th, 1994 as the world's first food-themed amusement park. From the start, our concept has been to be... more » Owner description: Shin-Yokohama Raumen Museum was founded on March 6th, 1994 as the world's first food-themed amusement park. From the start, our concept has been to be the one-stop place to enjoy the flavors of this national dish from renowned shops across Japan without stepping on a plane. To commemorate our 20th anniversary, we've expanded on the Japan-wide concept to being one that covers areas worldwide, delivering even more of the attraction and fascination of ramen to one and all. Our nine ramen shops are showcased in a street-scape replication from the year 1958, Japan. It was in this year that the world's first instant ramen was invented. « less
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Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Not an easy place to find. Walk in and was amaze by this "underground" city. Old Japan and being from Singapore, I was fascinated by it because one of the store was actually selling candies and toys that I played while growing up. The ramen was really wonderful. The wait was not long. Wifi available as well.

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Yokohama, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

This is an inexpensive and fun way to both sight-see and eat at an interesting place! I always make sure to bring friends, family and colleagues here when I show them around Yokohama. It's like Disneyland, but for ramen, and without the rides. They also sell old candies and snacks that you can't really find easily anywhere else.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Nice concept (Noodles from different areas of Japan). We visited Museum during Japanese holiday, and it was very crowded. However had good time.

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Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Little tricky to find, but using the google maps street view helps a lot! Make sure you reserve plenty of time for this place. It is not a museum in its traditional form, such as lots of reading and seeing. It is a museum of tastes. You eat your way through this one. On weekends, each noodle shop is about... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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47 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Our family didn't have to travel very far to visit this place but we did make a special trip and it was hard to find and not really worth it. What some reviewers have called the "food court" is actually a collection of individual storefronts of ramen shops from all over Japan and beyond that have been invited to set... More

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Guam, Mariana Islands
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

It's a bit hard to find (we had to ask for directions from some locals and even then, ended up going around in a circle before arriving at the correct location.) After paying to enter, we received some brochures in English. There are 3 floors. The top floor, where the entrance is at, has a souvenir shop (with a disappointingly... More

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Bromley
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5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Under £2 to get in and a bizarre place that I enjoyed a lot more than I anticipated. My wife who is Japanese had visited many years ago and I think this is why she suggested we do with our daughters aged 11 & 12. The ground floor hosts the shop and so you descend to 2 basement levels. Both... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Bit hard to find the place you have to ask for direction but all the people there are very helpful. When you arrive fell that you back to the past.. very interesting decorations. old japan You have to explore every corner before you decide where to eat . Good ramen if you can find ramen with you taste.. Need to... More

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Pasig, Rizal, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

If you're coming from the other part of the world and want to try good ramen, then this is the place! To be honest, I have eaten a lot of ramen in the past and the ramen you'll experience in this place is not to be fascinated about, but it's the taste of ramen that will come from different parts... More

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Machida, Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The museum is worth the 300 yen admission price. The bottom floor is a beautifully immersive environment that transports you to another place and time. The ramen itself, however, is quite average and nothing to write home about. You can find ramen that is leaps and bounds better than the ramen here all over the area.

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