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) #5 of 3,473 Restaurants in Kumamoto $$ - $$$ Asian
2-15 Anseimachi, Kumamoto 860-0801, Kumamoto Prefecture
+81 96-354-8458
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spicy ramen” (3 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
2-15 Anseimachi, Kumamoto 860-0801, Kumamoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

hidden in a corner of the street, this shop is a gem! Typical Japanese ramen stall with about 12 counter seats. Simple menu for a good reason. The soup was so rich and not too salty. Generous portion of meat. The chefs couldn't speak much...More

Thank Yoznee
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Tengaiten was excellent. It's tonkotsu (pork-bone broth) ramen, like Fukuoka is famous for, but it's richer, heavier, fattier, and with a bit more meat and a lot more garlic. I thought it was truly excellent, but it you like a lighter ramen, you may find...More

Thank Aaron H
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I was recommended this place by my interpreter. It was fantastic! From the moment I walked in (single female traveller) I was welcomed and seated immediately (although later on a line had appeared outside, the seats move fast so you don't have to wait long!)....More

Thank Monika G
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

The best ramen I've ever eaten for Delicious soup, Fine noodles, Juicy pork. Absolutely, I and my husband will come back.

1  Thank Géant L
Reviewed 9 March 2016

I had visited Japan 3 times in a year and had many Ramens in Japan and in my country. This is my top 2 favourite Ramen of all! It is so flavourful and the char siew is so yummy! This place is very small, and...More

Thank DoreaMoon
Reviewed 4 December 2015

I went there with my friend. The restaurant was quite small and packed with customers. I ordered the noodles with hot sauce and boiled egg. All I can say is this ramen is soooooo tasty and delicious. The aroma of the soup was so nice....More

Thank dutchesscathy
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Incredible super spicy ramen at just 750yen Long queue after 20:00 on weekends Extra noodles for just 150yen

Thank candy C
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This is a small eat at the counter style Ramen place. They have Ramen and beer etc. I opted for the "Very" spicy ramen and it was REALLY hot. But I have to say super tasty, It was highly recommended but maybe go for the...More

Thank MRP1976
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Waited until the shop open at 7pm - can see both locals and tourists waiting. Not difficult to order. Can see the pork being cook right in front of you! Ramen and the pork was a bit salty for my liking, but I was NOT...More

Thank Huyaa
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

It's only a tiny place, and looks a bit rundown, but the garlic ramen was delicious. There was also spicy version @ ¥700-750

Thank BlueMountaineer11
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USD 7 - USD 9
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  • Address: 2-15 Anseimachi, Kumamoto 860-0801, Kumamoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Kumamoto Prefecture  >  Kumamoto
  • Phone Number: +81 96-354-8458
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