Eating out

Eating Solo in Dotonbori | ICHIRAN Dotonbori South Building

Ichiran, opened in 1960 in Hakata, Fukuoka, specializes in pork bone ramen. Already having 71 domestic restaurants, this company has now globally expanded to have 6 overseas restaurants in cities such as New York, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Nowadays, the shop has become one of the most popular ramen shops in Dotonbori area. There is…

The soup is clear with light taste | Kamukura

Born in Dotonbori in 1986, Kamukura is a popular chain of restaurants opened by the owner who used to work as a French chef. They have expanded their business to have branches not only in Osaka but also Tokyo and Kanagawa. You can order through the vending machine in front of the shop. And hand…

Best Miso Ramen in Osaka | Mitsuka Bose Kamoshi

The birthplace of miso ramen is Sapporo; the capital city of Hokkaido prefecture. Although miso ramen can be found all over Japan, there were no specialty miso ramen shop in Osaka until recently. Nowadays, you can find not only an original miso ramen shop but also a variety of different ones which are combined with…

IPPUDO Ramen Restaurant Loved by Locals

Opend in 1985 in Hakata,Fukuoka, this shop has over 100 stores located in Japan, and has globally expanded to have 60 stores in cities such as New York,London and Paris. They aim to be one of the best ramen restaurants in the world by striving to achieve the highest quality of pork bone ramen. The…

Kinryu Ramen, The Huge Dragon Ramen Store in Osaka

Kinryu Ramen, first opened in 1982, is a place to taste delicious Ramen. The gigantic Dragon sign on the wall is extremely eye-catching, and it’s an iconic Ramen restaurant in Dotonbori. There are five locations in the Namba district. All of them are open 24/7. The place is packed with tourists during the day, and…