Hiru-DORA

Name: Karakuchi Aburiniku Soba Hiru-DORA 辛口炙り肉ソバ ひるドラ Cuisine: Spicy Ramen Soup base Miso Shoyu Heaviness Thick こってり Noodles Medium straight noodles Cost: ¥ (~¥800) Bargain: Good Payment: Cash Size: Tiny; 10 counter seats Wait: People usually finish eating ramen within 15 minutes Area: Tennoji-ku, Osaka City, Japan Station: Tsuruhashi Station A friend told me about this super duper spicy ramen place. It’s easy… Continue reading Hiru-DORA

Ebi-Tori Menzo

Name: Ramen Cuisine: Ramen Soup base Niboshi 煮干し Heaviness Thin/light あっさり Noodles Thick, flat, crinkly Cost: ¥ (~¥1,000) Bargain: Good Payment: Cash Size: Tiny; 7 counter seats Wait: People usually finish eating ramen within 15 minutes Area: Nishi-ku, Osaka City, Japan Station: ABC Station Loren Epsum Overall:  TL;DR: blah blah blah Recommend: (Highly) Recommend Website: N/A Address: 123 Fake Street

Menbaka Ichidai Ramen

Name: Ramen Cuisine: Ramen Soup base Niboshi 煮干し Heaviness Thin/light あっさり Noodles Thick, flat, crinkly Cost: ¥ (~¥1,000) Bargain: Good Payment: Cash Size: Tiny; 7 counter seats Wait: People usually finish eating ramen within 15 minutes Area: Nishi-ku, Osaka City, Japan Station: ABC Station Loren Epsum Overall:  TL;DR: blah blah blah Recommend: (Highly) Recommend Website: N/A Address: 123 Fake Street

RAPAS WADACHI

Name: Fuku Ryu RAPAS Benke WADACHI ふく流ラパス 分家 ワダチ Cuisine: Mazesoba Noodles Thick, flat, crinkly Cost: ¥ (~¥700) Bargain: Good Payment: Cash Size: Small; 14 counter seats Wait: People usually finish eating ramen within 15 minutes Area: Nishi-ku, Osaka City, Japan Station: Sakaisuji-Hommachi, Exit 8 Their main menu is very limited. Only three, four items on menu. I don’t know if I can… Continue reading RAPAS WADACHI

Ten’gyan

Name: Ten’gyan 天狗庵 Cuisine: Ramen, mazesoba Soup base Niboshi Heaviness Light あっさり Noodles Thick, flat Cost: ¥ (~¥1,000) Bargain: Good Size: Small; 11 seats Area: Higashiyodogawa-ku, Osaka City Station: Kamishinjo Station Passing by, I saw that Ten’gyan has ‘Taiwan mazesoba’, a style of mazesoba which is basically mazesoba topped with nira chives and spicy ground pork, so I decided to try it… Continue reading Ten’gyan

Hakata Tonkotsu Tenjinki

Name: Hakata Tonkotsu Tenjinki 博多とんこつ 天神旗 Cuisine: Ramen Soup base Tonkotsu Heaviness Very thick こってり Noodles Hakata-style (thin, straight) Cost: ¥ (~¥1,000) Bargain: Good Payment: Cash Size: Medium; seats 20 Area: Higashiyodogawa-ku, Osaka City, Japan Station: Kamishinjo Station I found Tenjinki through Tabelog and it has a pretty decent score, so I decided to try it out. The place is actually, relatively, spacious, considering it’s a ramen place. The kitchen… Continue reading Hakata Tonkotsu Tenjinki

KÜCHE

Name: KÜCHE Cuisine: Ramen, tsukemen Soup base Original Heaviness Thick こってり Noodles Thick, straight Cost: ¥ (~¥1,000) Bargain: Good Payment: Cash Size: Small; seats 13 Wait: 20+ mins for seat; 30+ mins for order Area: Higashiyodogawa-ku, Osaka City Station: Kamishinjo Station I found this place from a food magazine. What caught my eye was their ramen looked really unique. The place is quite small.… Continue reading KÜCHE