Issue blurbs about the Asakusa area of Tokyo
What was the First Ramen Shop in Japan?
This is both a fun and sad story at the same time. Way back in 1910 the first ramen shop was started in Asakusa (of course Asakusa right?). Yes, ramen is over 100 years old in Japan. The shop was called Rairaiken. And yes, was… it, unfortunately, closed in 1944. It was the birthplace of […]