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Ichiran Kyoto Kawaramachi

598 Urateramachi, Takoyakushi Sinkyogoku-dori Higashi-iru, Nakagyo-ku | Takoyakushi Oki Bldg, Kyoto 604-8041, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-241-2205
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tonkotsu ramen” (13 reviews)
“noodles” (37 reviews)
“soup” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
598 Urateramachi, Takoyakushi Sinkyogoku-dori Higashi-iru, Nakagyo-ku | Takoyakushi Oki Bldg, Kyoto 604-8041, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eating ramen in a one-seat private booth is a hoot. There's even a little curtain in front so you don't see more than the hands of the staff when they deliver your order. They serve good food, especially since you can customize it. They hand...More

Thank Ernest P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Ramen was beautiful and delicious. Service was fast and English friendly and there was no line at 7:30 in the morning.

Thank gelewkj
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Long queue to get in; had to choose our dish from a machine and then fill in a form stating how spicy/ any extras etc etc. Seemed liked a lot of hassle but was eventually worth it! Delicious ramen served through hatches... fun experience and...More

Thank Gabriella A
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Nice & reasonable price! Authentic ambience. But the waiting time can be quite long (we waited up to 45 mins on sunday night) due to long queue. But I'd say its worth waiting for.

Thank huileng s
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Order from the machine as usual with many ramen joints, then get seated in what looks like a peep show booth to enjoy some really good - illicitly good? - Ramen! The ramen is customizable to taste - broth, noodle texture, garlic etc. but whether...More

Thank Paul78Singapore
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Ramen was greeeat, the place is so different it makes it an even greater experience. People should really do this because of the food and of the different ambiance of a regular restaurant. My only observation is that it could be more tourist friendly, you...More

Thank mjrc_90
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I´m a noodle, Ramen fan, but Ichiran is my favorite! Can eat it every day. Nice pork flavoured broth and slices of pork. There is always a line outside, but it goes fairly fast. You order and pay at the machine, you can add extras...More

Thank Tessavanweelie
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Not much of a choice, it is basic ramen. You can pick more noodles, or more garlic, ask for more or less spicy. Bit when it comes ot is fresh and delicious! Simple acomodations in individual booths Reasonable prices.

Thank Brazil_8
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Similar to other ramen spots you order from a machine that gives you a ticket. You sit at a private booth meant for one person in a row of other booths. The dividers between the little booths can be folded up if you are there...More

Thank Bobby B
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

First you order your ramen from a vending machine based on your choice of meat or without. Then you are handed a piece of paper where you customize your order in five different areas including richness, other ingredients, broth and spiciness, among others. You are...More

Thank Josh P
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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff
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Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 598 Urateramachi, Takoyakushi Sinkyogoku-dori Higashi-iru, Nakagyo-ku | Takoyakushi Oki Bldg, Kyoto 604-8041, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-241-2205
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