4 recommended ramen shops in Ueno
Ueno is a city that has Ameyoko(=famous food spot) and Ueno Park and is crowded with locals and tourists. There are a number of ramen shops in the area that convince gourmets.Many people go to ramen shops after drinking alcohol at their favorite izakaya(=tavern). Here are 4 recommended shops from ramen shops in Ueno! (If you are interested in Ueno’s izakaya, click here → https://tokyonightowl.jp/frees-1/ 4 izakaya to visit if you come to Ueno.html)
This is a must-see for anyone who wants to eat ramen after drinking alcohol at Ueno.
① Hakata Ramen Nagahamaya
Hakata Ramen Nagahamaya is a restaurant where you can eat authentic Hakata(@Fukuoka) ramen. The nearest station is Ueno Station, and business hours are from 11:00 to 4:00. The recommended menu is “Hakata Ramen”. The soup made with pork bone broth soup using whole pig heads is full of “collagen” and “calcium” and is the best for beauty and health. The secret sauce of blending 20 kinds of ingredients is added to this, which gives a deep taste. Noodles are hard thin noodles unique to Hakata Ramen. You can choose the boiled condition from hard, normal, and soft. Please go to this ramen shop after drinking alcohol in Ueno!
② Menya Musashi Bukotsu Souden
Menya Musashi Bukotsu Souden is a ramen shop where you can taste delicious Tsukemen(=Dipping noodles).The nearest station is Ueno Station, and business hours are from 11:15 to 22:00 (closed at 20:00 on the second Tuesday of the odd month). The recommended menu is “Tsukemen”. You can choose the soup stock from three tastes of black, white and red, but black is recommended. Onion, garlic, and coffee beans are carbonized in an oven, creating a unique flavor. You can enjoy it visually, taste and smell. Please go to this ramen shop after drinking alcohol in Ueno!
Himura is an authentic Hokkaido ramen shop. The nearest stations are Okachimachi Station, Nakaokachimachi Station, and Ueno Okachimachi Station. Opening hours are from 11:00 to 4:00 (closed at 2:00 on Sundays and holidays). The recommended menu is “Sapporo Miso Ramen”.This is the most popular menu in this shop. The noodles are curly noodles that is sent directly from Hokkaido. The soup is based on pork bone brtoth soup that has been simmered for 12 hours, and a secret sauce is added here. Ingredients vary slightly depending on the menu, but in the case of “Sapporo Miso Ramen”, the ingredients are Char-siu(pork stewed in soysauce), bean sprouts, Menma(=seasoned bamboo shoots), green onions, and brown seaweed, which goes well with soup. Please go to this ramen shop after drinking alcohol in Ueno!
④ Mendokoro Hanada
Mendokoro Hanada is a Miso ramen(=ramen in miso-based soup) shop characterized by rich soup. The nearest station is Ueno Station, and business hours are from 11:00 to 23:00 (until 22:00 on Sundays and holidays). We recommend “Miso Ramen”. The soup is based on a very rich pork bone, where rich miso is added. The noodles are thick and slightly curly, and the Char-siu is so soft that it can be dissolved in the soup. In addition, vegetables and garlic can be increased for free. Please go to this ramen shop after drinking alcohol in Ueno!
How was it?
We introduced 4 recommended ramen shops in Ueno. Did you find a shop you would like to visit? Please go after you drink alcohol!
In addition, if you are interested, please use the Ueno ramen tour on this site.
Alcohol is not included in this tour, so you can participate after drinking alcohol, or you can participate to eat only ramen without alcohol.
See you next time.