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“Great place for Ramen”

Sapporo Ramen Kyowakoku
Ranked #10 of 8,798 Restaurants in Sapporo
Cuisines: Japanese
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Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner
Los Angeles, California
Level 6 Contributor
1,316 reviews
814 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
“Great place for Ramen”
Reviewed January 29, 2012

There are a couple restaurants here that are tourist traps but there are a couple that are branches for Ramen shops that has long heritage. You will find a good Ramen place here and it's really convenient if you stay at the JR Tower Nikko.

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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Thai first
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English first
Sapporo, Hokkaido
Level 5 Contributor
65 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“mediocrity”
Reviewed January 28, 2012

Several ramen shops. All very mediocre. There are better places to get ramen.

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Singapore
Level 6 Contributor
152 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
“Best place to sample ramen in Sapporo”
Reviewed April 20, 2010

Sapporo Ramen Kyowakoku is a collection of 8 famous ramen shops in Hokkaido, who have come together in 1 place. This is on the 10th floor of the ESTA building, immediately east of the JR station in Sapporo.

The layout makes it seem like an old style market, with each store having a different configuration, and the whole place is laid out like along an old-style street. It makes the atmosphere so much better than the usual food courts where each stall is next to the other, in a straight row. However, each store was small and expect to share tables during peak hours.

All the stores sell ramen (only) and it was difficult to distinguish which would be the best to try. We then had to fall back on the time-tested method - go to the one with the longest queue with Japanese there ! (also avoid those that looked too quiet with too few customers).

The ramen was great and the warm stock hit the spot on a cold day outside.

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