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Ippudo Ikebukuro

2-26-10 Minamiikebukuro | 1F Actiole Minamiikebukuro, Toshima 171-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-6907-8305
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“gyoza” (3 reviews)
“branches” (4 reviews)
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2-26-10 Minamiikebukuro | 1F Actiole Minamiikebukuro, Toshima 171-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

They have English menu and we found this place to be better than Ichiran. You can customize your order (firmness of noodles) and they have self serve garlic you can crush and put in your ramen. Had 5 gyozas as well...they are small.

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We found this place by accident because Mutekiya was crowded (as usual). Upon further review, I realized they had branches in the Bay Area. Anyway, I tried it and it was good but definitely not amazing like Mutekiya. The pork was thin and not thick...More

Thank d h
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Seems a rather obvious title when you're familiar with Japan but while some of Ippudo's branches do actually have a veggie stock using sesame (goma) - this one definitely doesn't. Took a bit of asking to figure it out but this one at least at...More

Thank liceas
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Ramen taste depends on noodle and the soup. The noodle, thin and straight of Hakata (southern Japan) fashion was delicious! You get to choose "white" (regular tonkotsu) or "red" (spicy) soup. Also hot or cold.

Thank chieandover
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Ippudo is a well-known chain of ramen restaurants serving Hakata-style ramen. The store in Ikebukuro occupies a corner lot and is a little larger than your typical small ramen place. I also felt that the decor was above average. The main reason I wanted to...More

Thank jchong
Reviewed 24 March 2013

This is a famous chain and the place in Ikekuburo does not disappoint. The ramen comes in different versions of course and this place although smallish is still comfortable and one does not get the feeling of being squeezed in. The ramen is very very...More

Thank Wong1129
Reviewed 20 December 2011

I had read about this ramen chain and was curious to try it as they mentioned that the broth was very special and made a big different to the whole taste of the ramen they serve. I can confirm it is to die for and...More

1  Thank sarinopoli
Reviewed 24 July 2011

Ippudo Tokyo (not new york) is my favorite ramen place in Tokyo not only for its excellent taste but also because its very accessible. Its like a 711 of ramen cause it can easily be found everywhere. Shoyu ramen is a must order....gyoza and the...More

Thank dorycook
Reviewed 26 April 2008

One of the best Ra-men broth in Tokyo

Thank Kenjin
Ikebukuro is an area of massive development. Several
thousand tenants occupy two giant department stores
and shopping malls, where all sorts of shopping and
gourmet foods can be enjoyed. The 60-story building at
the east entrance of the station, Sunshine City, is a
landmark within Ikebukuro and features an aquarium,
planetarium, theme park as well as an observation
platform. The popular name for the western side of
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US$7 - US$9
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-26-10 Minamiikebukuro | 1F Actiole Minamiikebukuro, Toshima 171-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Toshima>  > Ikebukuro
  • Neighbourhood: Ikebukuro
  • Phone Number: +81 3-6907-8305
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