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Ichiran, Shibuya

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Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
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1-22-7 Jinnan | Iwamoto Bldg. B1F, Shibuya 150-0041, Tokyo Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 3-3463-3667
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12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Eating in Japan can sometimes be quite a stressful experience if you're not fluent in the language. Whilst almost everyone is incredibly patient and understanding, sometimes you just want to experience the cuisine without having to stress too much over reading the menu. This place is perfect for that. You start your order from a vending machine which has English... More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent ramen in this basement restaurant. It was slightly disconcerting to me to eat in a personal booth, though. Certainly not the most comfy place to eat and you won't even be able to see the face of the person serving you. You can customise your noodles and the price is very reasonable. May not be suitable or very comfortable... More 

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Thank Diane C
Philippines
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What can I say, everything trip in Tokyo, HK I will never fail to visit Ichiran for a big bowl of Ramen. How I wish they can allow customer to refill soup with a cost to pay i will totally pay for it

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Thank edmundyys
Selangor, Malaysia
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nothing like those ramen you had from other places. The experience is totally different from other ordinary ramen you gonna have. The place is really small as it only serve like 18 ppl, so be prepared to wait for around 20 minutes during night time. The whole process is rather easy to understand for foreigners. Just follow the steps and... More 

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Thank Darren L
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

best ramen I have eaten in japan. I wanted to buy the bowl after eating but no success we will very lucky arriving about 11am no queue at all was told long queue started at 12pm. you can buy the take away packages it taste very good. great as a gifts for your friends back home who love ramen. available... More 

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Thank robin r
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The ramen itself is good, highly customizable, and prompt to arrive, read the other reviews for more detailed descriptions. Do NOT add extra garlic unless you're an absolute garlic freak. When you choose the details of your meal you can specify up to 1 whole garlic clove included in the base price, so I don't think it's necessary to add... More 

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melbourne
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the meal both for the ramen itself and eating "solo" in a booth to truly savour the flavours. Each seat is isolated from the next seat by a partition and there's just a small window for the food to come out, so the cooks don't disturb you when you are eating! That aside, the ramen is top notch, though... More 

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Thank nuhkol
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Ichiran ramen. Ranked no.1 and no doubt it was very very good. The soup base was very tasty, not salty. You can choose the noodle style, how hard or soft you want, spiciness of the soup, amount of green onions you want, and when you finish, you can order a refill of noodles at a small price. The... More 

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Thank Johnny C
Indonesia
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

That's why I think ichiran just okay for me. But if you really like ramen,u gotta try this one,and may i suggest adding egg as you side dish 😉

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Thank jejelie
Santa Clarita, California
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is usually a line here but it moves rather quickly. You order thru a vending machine where it spits out a ticket. You provide the ticket once you sit down and they serve you thru a slot on your table. You don't even see who is serving you haha. It's quick and no fuss! If you want to go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $9
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Soups
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-22-7 Jinnan | Iwamoto Bldg. B1F, Shibuya 150-0041, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shibuya>  > Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
  • Neighborhood: Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3463-3667

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Kihei
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Staying in Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu

Neighborhood Profile
Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
There are countless opportunities to shop in the Shibuya and Harajuku districts, especially in shops that focus on Japan's "Kawaii" culture. The trendiest areas are around Shibuya’s Center district, Harajuku's Takeshita-dori and in Omotesando. If you need to recharge from all the shopping, you can easily refresh yourself in Meiji Jingu or Sasaki Park. In contrast, Ebisu has a more grown up ambiance of calm and cool. At the Museum of Yebisu Beer you can learn about the beer that was responsible for the town’s name, and enjoy dining at the popular noodle shops in the surrounding area.
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