Find Some of the Best Tonkotsu Ramen in Tokyo
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Ichiran and Ippudo are world-famous. Very little is needed to say you should try them. But there has to be more right? There are websites literally dedicated to trying new bowls of ramen all over Japan.
Here you can find 8 picks for the best tonkotsu ramen in Tokyo.
Number 4 in their list, Tokyo Tonkotsu Ramen Bankara, is amazing (as well as the others they share). It is a very hearty bowl of ramen with thick-cut chashu. Absolutely incredible and worth your time/money to try.
“In the past decades, Tonkotsu flavour has been the mainstream of the Ramen industry, as it’s the most tasteful and satisfying flavour of Ramen. […] It is said that Tonkotsu Ramen originated in Fukuoka Prefecture, Kyushu Region…” (JapanWebMagazine)
This blurb is from the October 15th, 2020 issue of TokyoSpark titled "Ramen Special! Tonkotsu-ish Ramen, the First Ramen Shop, & Ramen Championships".