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The Instant Ramen Museum

8-25 Masumicho, Ikeda 563-0041, Osaka Prefecture
+81 72-752-3484
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Interesting experience

Once you step foot into the museum, you would be amazed at the endless display of ramen produced by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cloversze
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Singapore, Singapore
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A fun place but no English labels

A less than 10min walk from Ikeda train station brought us to the museum. The entrance is free. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AdelG5
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Singapore, Singapore
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Dedicated to ramen noodle cups, the museum showcases the mind-boggling number of instant ramen flavor variations that have come out over the years and a reproduction of the hut where Momofuku Ando first created them.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“noodles” (83 reviews)
“instant ramen” (53 reviews)
“make your own” (61 reviews)
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8-25 Masumicho, Ikeda 563-0041, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once you step foot into the museum, you would be amazed at the endless display of ramen produced by the company. You may also get to personalise your own cup noodles at a small fee. We didn't expect to spend that much time doodling on...More

Thank cloversze
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A less than 10min walk from Ikeda train station brought us to the museum. The entrance is free. The exhibits are interactive but the wordings are all in Japanese. There seems to be a audio device for the short film on the inventor's Mr Momofuku...More

Thank AdelG5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

before come to this museum iknow only very little. like Nescafe.before succeed they went trough many difficulties and even nearly ga e up.. hut fight to the end. with my respects.

Thank albertosR7320AZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ando Ramen Museum is an interesting place to go to especially if you're looking for something different as far as tourist attractions go. Just note that you may need to go a little bit out of the way to get here (if you're staying...More

Thank cars180
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was quite fun and something to while in Osaka if you have some free time. It was pretty cool designing our own cup noodles and picking out our own flavours and toppings. The museum was pretty interesting too I just wish they had more...More

Thank MnMDK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum exhibits are all documented in Japanese, thus unless u understand the language u can old gaze at the many varieties of cup noodles. The main attraction is the designing of one's cup noodles. One can draw on the cup and then choose ingredients...More

Thank 2,824
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Most of us just eat food without knowing its history. I'm so happy to be able to visit a place such as this Instant Ramen Museum. Gives so much background about this famous cup o noodle that is famous around the world. It's a great...More

Thank Czaree D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice historical account of the innovation of cup noodles. Greatest moment was the customisation of your own cup of noodles with your favourite ingredients. Make sure you visit the website and get all your family preorders first. Also fun was the vacuum protective bags you...More

Thank CO3CSH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is not just a museum to learn more about the history of the humble instant noodles but also get involved in making one too. Buy an empty ramen cup, draw your own designs on it, fill it up with allocated amount of ingredients &...More

Thank Travelove58
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Very small museum. But we get to make our own cup noodle which we can bring back. Our family enjoyed the whole process. A must go if you have kids. They will thoroughly enjoy the trip. However, it may get quite crowded. When I was...More

Thank Bunnyng
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Sarah L
1 April 2017|
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Response from Terence Y | Reviewed this property |
average about 2-3 hours, including your very own instant noodle cup making
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J Radley B
6 December 2016|
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Response from NGO A | Reviewed this property |
No need for advance booking. You can walk in, if really crowded just need to queue n wait.
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