Jan 23, 2023 GOURMET



If you want to eat delicious ramen in Ameyoko, we would like you to refer to this ramen special feature. 5 carefully selected stores from famous stores to individual stores

The Ueno area is said to be a fierce battleground for ramen. There are many famous stores. This time we will focus on the shops in Ameyoko. The editors who work in the Ameyoko area carefully select and introduce the ramens that we think are really delicious.

“Chuka Taiko “「Ramen」 long-established Chinese soba

Ramen 580 yen

Chuka Taiko, a long-established restaurant founded in 1945
“Ramen” is a signboard menu. Simple is the best! It’s absolutely delicious. It has a strong and fragrant soy sauce base, like the old-fashioned orthodox Chinese noodles. It is a ramen that you will want to eat as many times as you want.

The ingredients are simply green onions, menma, and char siu.

It’s a small shop located in the back alley of Okachimachi, and it’s always full at lunch time. This time, I visited around 15:00, but there were about 4 to 5 groups of customers in the store. The menu is plentiful both at lunch and at night. It’s a restaurant that has a reputation for being perfect no matter what you eat, so it’s good to ask for something different every time you go!

“Kamo to Negi” 「Kamo Ramen」 A store specializing in duck ramen, which is rare in Tokyo

The menu is only duck ramen which is unusual in Tokyo.
It is highly evaluated in the ramen database, and it is a famous restaurant with a continuous line of people on weekdays and weekends. The ingredients of the soup are only water, duck, and green onions. You can enjoy the original taste of the ingredients without using any chemical seasonings. Thin straight noodles go well with the light soup.

The side menu is also good. “Toro Taku Chirashizushi” and “Small Oyakodon” are 380 yen each. Also available as a set with ramen. In particular, “the small oyakodon” is so attractive, and this is also a dish with many fans.

In addition, there are menus unique to specialty stores such as “duck soup soba” and “duck wonton noodles”.

“Chin Chin Ken” 「Shoyu Ramen」 The old-fashioned taste.

Soy sauce ramen 500 yen

This is also a long-established store. The Chinese restaurant “Chin Chin Ken” located in the middle of Ameyoko.
Fried rice is famous, but this soy sauce ramen is also signboard menu. The soup is made from pork legs, wings, and maples. Compared to “Taiko’s ramen”, this one has a lighter and cleaner aftertaste.

It is a shop that seems to be Ameyoko, located under the guard.

“Kakashi “「”Tori-paitan-shio”」A ramen shop like a cafe that is also popular with women

“Tori-paitan-shio” 850 yen

A fashionable ramen shop like a cafe “Kakashi”
It is a special ramen that uses noodles from “Asakusa Kaikaro”. You will be glad that you can choose from 3 types of noodles: thin noodles, medium-thick noodles, and thick noodles!

Lotus root and bamboo shoots, which are rare for ramen

The lotus root and bamboo shoot toppings are rare. It’s perfect for women! You will feel particular about cute vessels and cutlery. The soup is “Tori-paitan”, and the taste is solid.

The stylish appearance unified in white. The exterior and interior are fashionable and have a calm atmosphere, so it is recommended not only for women but also for dates.

“Heisei Fukujun” 「Beef Hand-made Ramen」 Chinese street food ramen full of local feeling

Beef hand-made ramen 700 yen

The stall “Heisei Fukujun” is located




  • JR

    JR Ueno Station “Central Exit”:1 minute walk

    JR Okachimachi Station “North Exit”:1 minute walk

  • Tokyo Metro

    Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line / Ginza Line Ueno Station “Exit 5B”:2 minute walk

    Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line Nakaokachimachi Station “A2 / A5 / A7 Exit”:2 minute walk

    Tokyo Metro Ginza Line Uenohirokoji Station “A2 / A5 / A7 Exit”:2 minute walk

  • Toei Oedo Line

    Toei Oedo Line Ueno Okachimachi Station “Exit A7”:2 minute walk