13 popular ramen shops in Kyoto! The best restaurant to eat

Did you know that Kyoto is a fierce rival area for ramen shops? Kyoto is famous for its Japanese confectionery, such as Yatsuhashi. But ramen is also an indispensable gourmet! In this article, we introduce the recommended ramen shop by carefully selecting 13 shops, from salty taste to pork bone.


1. Hikosaku Ramen (Kamikyo Ward), a variety of relaxed noodles restaurants in Kyoto

The recommended ramen restaurant in Kyoto is Ramen Hikosaku.
This is a ramen shop that enjoys various types of ramen, including bird soup, pork soup, and fish and shellfish soup. The rich soup is said to be delicious.

In particular, I pay attention to the tuna cut soup and soy sauce-ramen ¥750 (including tax).
Characteristically, the shavings of tuna are applied come with noodles!
The delicious balance of the flavor of the sauce soup and the small noodles, and the sweet aroma of the sauce from the grilled noodles, is perfect.
It’s a nice delicious taste, and it’s easy to eat.

Want to eat even when you walk! Gentle soy sauce ramen in Kyoto

This shop is located at Imadegawa Station on the Karasuma Line of the subway line. It is about 15 minutes’ walk from the exit of Station No. 6.
Wednesday is a regular holiday, so it is necessary to check when you visit!

The flashy atmosphere of the ramen shop is nice, so that you can easily enter the shop.
In addition, since there are both counters and table seats, it can be used extensively from one person to the group.


152 Grand Pare 1F, Kita-Koji-cho, Imadekawa-dori Nishi, Kamikyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto

2. Condensation of chicken soup and the taste of boiled and dried fish! “Takamatsu Honten” (Nakakyo Ward)

Here is an introduction to Takamatsu Honten, a restaurant that is different from Kyoto noodle noodles, a recommended ramen restaurant in Kyoto!

The ramen of Takamatsu is made by adding a boiled and dried flavor to the chicken soup. It is soaked firmly in the straight noodles. It’s delicious because the depth of the sauce from the boiled and dried fish is blocked and smell passe through the nose. Because the ingredients are too thick, you can eat them without getting tired until the end.

A distinctive feature of a restaurant is that it can use aonori seaweed to change taste! Well suited to seafood soups.

Kyoto’s recommended ramen shop near the station! lunch at the counter seat.

Arrive at the store in about 4 minutes on foot from Exit 21 of Hankyu Kyoto Line Karasuma Station and Subway Karasuma Line Shijo Station.
The inside of the counter type store is clean and easy to enter ♪
There is also an English menu so foreigners can use it with confidence!


312, Ichirensha-cho, Chukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
Sunday business from 10:30 to 23:00
Regular holidays
Year-end and New Year holidays
Average budget
Hankyu Kyoto Line “Karasumaru” Station and Subway Karasumaru Line “Shijo” Station Exit 21 (Karasumaruguchi, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation)…

3. Look hard! Kyoto’s famous Jiro noodle shop, “Chuka Soba Katoya Shibo Jiro” (Chukyo-ku)

Here are some recommended ramen shops in Kyoto, followed by a shop called “Shijo Nibojiro“!
When you hear “Nibo Jiro”, some people may know. This is a popular restaurant where you can eat “Jiro-type ramen”, which has a strong popularity and is unbearable for rich lovers.

“Niboshi ramen” is topped crisp bean sprouts

Let’s order Niboshi ramen ¥750 (incl. tax).You can choose the amount of noodles as “100 g of Nibo Ichiro / 150 g of Nibo Ichiro and 150 g of Nibo Jirou / 300 g of Nibo Saburo”

Please consult with your hunger for your order.

Ramen is characterized by fat. I want you to get the dried fish soup that contains the back fat and is boiled eggs in the noodles.
The soup, which gives a firm sense of the taste of boiled and dried fishes, is excellent in compatibility with the fat noodles.
I’ve got my mouth refreshing, so I’m going to eat it completely without getting tired of it.

Discovery of ramen shop in Kyoto-style streets

The shop is a 3-minute walk from Hankyu Karasuma Station and Subway Shijo Station. You can find a shop in the back alley of Kyoto.
The interior of the store has a wood-like interior, so you can relax and enjoy ramen

Business hours are divided into 11: 30-15: 00 during the day and 18: 00-22: 30 at night, so be sure to check the time carefully before you go!



59-3, Tsukiyo-cho, Shimokyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
(noon) 11:30 to 15:00 (night) 18:00 to 22:30
Regular holidays
No holidays (excluding year-end and New Year holidays)*April 16: Temporary holidays
Average budget
3 minutes’ walk from Hankyu Karasuma Station. Three minutes’ walk from Shijo Station on the subway. 300 meters west of Karashimaru

4.”Menkiya” popular ramen restaurant featuring the Kyoramen ingredient with a strong focus on the Kyoto brand. (Nakakyo Ward)

Kyoto’s recommended ramen restaurant next is the Menkiya Kawahara-cho store.
This restaurant offers ramen flavored with Kyoto-brand ingredients, such as Kyotanba Kogen Pig, Kujo Green onions.

What we recommend is ordinary “ramen” ¥660 (including tax). You can customize the amount of onion and menma in addition to the hardness of the noodles and the depth of the soup.

If you have ramen, please tie the chicken pork bones soup firmly into the ultra-fine noodles, and bring the onion and charshoe(roasted pork fillet) together.
There’s no mistake that you can be satisfied with the kind-tasting soup that fits your mouth and the ultra-fine noodles that combine with the green onion and charshoe, which make you feel like “Kyoramen!” even though it’s thick.

It’s easy for women to enter. Large windows are characteristic

The shop is about five minutes’ walk from Hankyu Kawaharamachi Station.
Both counters and table seats are available in a three-story building in a variety of scenes…
It’s an attractive atmosphere, with large windows and a cheerful atmosphere, making it easier for women to enter the store.

However, since the holiday is indefinite, check the business day before visiting.


595-1, Uroji-cho, Nakakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
Average budget
5-minute walk from Hankyu Kawara-cho Station, 6-minute walk from Gion-4 Station, Kawahara-cho Station, 8-minute walk from Hall-mae Station, Kawahara-cho Station…

5. Asahi Daiichi Takabashi (Shimokyo Ward), which has been loved for about 50 years since its founding

Kyoto’s recommended ramen restaurant, next is “Dai-ichi Asahi Takabashi Head Office.”
Around five minutes’ walk from JR Kyoto Station to arrive at the restaurant! Old-fashioned shops appear.

Daiichi Asahi, a long-established ramen restaurant that has been popular for about 50 years since its founding. Let’s go into the room to see what kind of ramen you can get.

The simple Tonkotsu Soy Sauce is delicious with medium-fat noodles

What you can eat at the restaurant is the simple and delicious ramen that costs ¥700 (including tax)! It looks orthodox and contains medium-sized noodle charshoe and onions in a transparent tonkotsu soy sauce soup.

However, if you eat it, the soy sauce is matched with tonkotsu soup, and the noodles that are carefully selected are blended with a mixture of carefully selected wheat, so that the taste of the soy sauce matches with the ingredients of the noodles. The deep-boiled charshoe and the only sweet kujonegi are also extraordinarily compatible with the soup.

The shop is open from 5:00 to 2:00 the following day, and the holiday is a regular Thursday. It is  open until late at night.


845 Higashi-Shioji-Murohata-cho, Shimokyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
5:00 to 2:00 next Sunday
Regular holidays
Average budget
JR Kyoto Station, approximately 5 minutes on foot, 360 m from Kyoto Station

6. Ebisu (Shimokyo Ward), a popular ramen shop in Kyoto with a rich kelp flavor and chicken flavor

Next, the recommended ramen shop in Kyoto is Ebisu.
At this restaurant, we can eat ramen that add kelp dashi to the chicken-white-hot water soup, that costs ¥700 (including tax).

The chicken-white hot water soup is deep in depth, and it is thoroughly intertwined with noodles! The flavor of the chicken flavor and kelp expands in your mouth. It’s a deep-boiled soup, but thanks to the kelp soup, you won’t get tired.

Ramen shops that are happy to operate near and late at the station

The shop is about three minutes walk from JR Kyoto Station.

We also want to pay attention to operating hours, which range from 11:30 to 26:00 (last order: 25:30)! I’m working until 2:00 p.m.


Higashi-Shioji-cho 736, Tojo, Mikimon-dori, Shimokyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
Average budget
3-minute walk from JR Kyoto Station 338 m from Kyoto Station

7. Meat and vegetables were thoroughly boiled, “Misora” [Shimokyo-ku]

Kyoto’s recommended ramen restaurant Misora.

The soup at this restaurant is a special chicken-white hot water soup made from domestic chicken and flavored vegetables  are firmly boiled! Strlong thick white muddy soup are firmly entangled in the noodles, and the chicken’s flavor rushes into the mouth.

The atmosphere is easy for either one person or the group

The store is about five minutes’ walk from Hankyu Kawaramachi station.
A tasty counter with a grain and a table inside the shop are also indicated.
It’s also attractive that you can easily use either one person or a group.

Also, since Wednesday is a scheduled holiday, be careful when visiting!


350 Tominagacho, Shimokyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto

8. A famous ramen shop in Kyoto! “Chinese soba buckwheat Takayasu” with simple ramen based on pork poultry is delicious. (Sakyo Ward)

Kyoto’s recommended ramen restaurant next is Takayasu, a famous ramen restaurant that is overwhelmingly popular in Kyoto.
At this shop, pork bones and chickens are used as a base soup.

“Sujiramen” is recommendation

Let’s order ramen as soon as possible.

The author’s recommendation is Sjiramen ¥830 (incl. tax). Sugi meat(Fillet) is used in the charshoe.
And it’s worth noting that soup! Chicken and pork bones are the basis for the elaborate soup that boils for more than 20 hours. Deep but not as persistent as regular pork bone soupy, and it is impressive for its delicate sweetness and milkyness. It is also compatible with the unique taste of meat.

A ramen shop in Kyoto like a cafe! For lunch and night meals because of long business hours

The shop arrives approximately four minutes on foot from Ichijoji Station on the Eizan Line.

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When you enter the shop, there is a cafe-like fashionable space.
Colorful interiors are displayed in a uniform cream-colored interior.
It’s an attractive space for women to enter alone, isn’t it?

In addition, the store operates from 11:30 to 26:00, making it a good place to use it for a variety of purposes, from lunch to dinner and closing parties.
Since holidays are indefinite, do not forget to check in advance!


10 Takatsuki-cho, Ichiryu-ji, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
Sunday business from 11:30 to 26:00 (next 2:00)
Regular holidays
There are Unscheduled Holidays and Temporary Holidays. Please check at the store or on the official website.
Average budget
When using a 4-minute bus on foot from Ichiryu-ji Station on the Eisan Line, the “Takatsuki-cho” of Ichiryu-ji Temple…

9. A strange ramen shop in Kyoto · Gion noodle virgin noodles made from lemon juice “Muraji” [Higashiyama-ku]

Next, the recommended ramen shop in Kyoto is Gion noodle Muraji.
It is a popular restaurant that senses pure Japanese style and a chicken-white-hot-water soup that is thick but gentle to the mouth.

I recommend lemon ramen ¥880 (tax excluded). It’s a strange noodle that was taken up in the media.
This is a ramen filled with roasted lemons on the chicken-white hot water soup, which is so rich and proud of the restaurant.

Thick soup spreading over the tongue, combined with refreshing lemon juice, has a deep and refreshing taste. One of the recommended ramen for women with a body-friendly taste.

Pure Japanese-style atmosphere unique to Kyoto and Instagramable

This shop is closest to Keihan Gion Shijo Station. About five minutes’ walk from the station!
The interior is pure Japanese and luxurious. A counter seat on the first floor and a box seat on the second floor is convenient.
Beautiful and fashionable interiors and odd-looking ramen can be instagramable.

*Since holidays are indefinite, it is recommended to check in advance when visiting a restaurant.


373-3, Kiyomoto-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
11:30 on weekdays
Average budget
5 minutes walk from Keihan Gion Shijo Station (15 seconds walk from Tatsumi Oaki) 6 minutes walk from Keihansaki Station…

10.Amazingly delicious soup! “Koganeya” in front of the Kyoto Station [Minami Ward]

Next Kyoto’s recommended ramen restaurant is the Kogoneya at Kyoto Station Store.
This is a popular pork-bone ramen restaurant. The flavor of ramen is indicated by the fact that it has won the Ramen Award from all over the country.

Recommendation is 1,100 yen (incl. tax) of “limited ultra-concentrated pork bone W-Charshoe noodles”.
Tonkotsu soup, which is thick but not stubbornness is tightly entangled with thin straight noodles
When you put it in your mouth, the taste of the noodle and soup matches and.

Suggested tonkotsu ramen restaurant in Kyoto is convenient near the station!

The shop is about four minutes’ walk from JR Kyoto Station in the nearest station.
The restaurant is wide and there are tables in addition to the counter seats, making it easy for one person to use and convenient for the group.

Let’s enjoy the fascinating pork-bone ramen in Kyoto.


Kyoto Avanti B1F, 31, Nishi-Sanno-cho, Minami-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto

11.A variety of “tantanmen” in Kyoto, “Ebisu” [Yamashina Ward]

Kyoto’s recommended tantanmen restaurant next is “Ebisu“. Here is a thick creamy, sublimated noodle that is easy for anyone to enjoy!

There are a wide variety of menus, such as black sesame seeds, cheese, oak, and sarcastic noodles, and I’m sure you can find one of my favorites.
In addition to the hardness of the noodles and the strength of the soup, we can also adjust the spiciness of the noodles, so even those who have difficulty in handling them can enjoy the noodles.

5 minutes’ walk from the station! “tantanmen” shop a fierce competition district in Kyoto

The shop is located about five minutes on foot from JR, Keihan, and Yamashina Station on the subway.
Since the shop interior is comfortable and has both counters and table seats, it is a good point that it is easy for either one person or the group to use it.
Try to taste the popular “Ebisu” tantanmen in the ramen competition district of Kyoto.


74 Earth Building, Takehana Takeno Kaido-cho, Yamaguchi-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
Sunday business from 11:00 to 15:00 to 17:30 to 23:30
Regular holidays
No holidays throughout the year
Average budget
About a walk from an automobile or JR, Keihan train, JR subway, Keihan, subway “Yamagake Station” …

12. Only three types of ramen! However, it has been loved in Kyoto for more than 30 years called “Mister Ramen” [Nagyo Word]

Kyoto’s recommended ramen restaurant next is “Mister ramen“! In Kyoto, where there are fierce competition for ramen noodles, customers come to eat the ramen that have been loved for more than 30 years.
The shop is located where about 10 minutes on foot from Nagaoka Tenjin Station. A nice smell drifts out of the shop.

The open hours are 11:00 to 14:30 (L.O.14:10), 17:30 to 22:00 (L.O.21:30), 11:00 to 22:00 (L.O.21:30) on Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays. Thursdays are regular holidays, so check them carefully before proceeding!

Eenjoy the taste of a long-established ramen shop in Kyoto at a counter

Only the counter seat is in the shop. A “ramen shop” interior decoration with red and white feeling somewhere familiar is nice, isn’t it?
Now let’s eat the ramen that is loved in Kyoto for thirty years!

When you come to Kyoto, “Mister ramen!” Hidden pork soy sauce soup

There are three types of noodles available in Mister ramen: “Mr.Ramen” (soy sauce) ¥630 (including tax), miso ¥650 (including tax) and white-soup ¥650 (including tax). Orders can be made from small, medium, or large (the indicated price is small)!

The hidden tonkotsu soy sauce soup inherited from predecessor owners is a characteristic feature of this ramen. Despite its old-fashioned flavor, I feel the merchant’s preference.


13-12, Imazato 2-chome, Nagaokakyo-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
11:00 to 14:30 (L.O.14:10)/17:30 to 22:00 (weekdays) (…
Regular holidays
10-minute walk from Nagaoka Tenjin Station 1,017 m from Nagaoka Tenjin Station

13. A recommended ramen shop in Kyoto! Which do you want to eat? “Ramen Magari” [Kizugawa]

Kyoto’s recommended ramen restaurant, and the final introduction is “Ramen’s Magiri.
I introduce two types of ramen.

First of all, shell salt ramen ¥680 (tax excluded)!
Here is a salty soup noodle made from clams, oysters, and scallops. At the first mouth, taste the squirrel carefully with the spoon. It is sure to impress you with a soup that emphasizes the taste of shellfish with a light salty taste

“Tantanmen” featuring sesame flavor and creamy flavor

Another Ramen, which I want to pay attention, “tantanmen” ¥810 (tax excluded)!
The creamy flavor is characterized by the use of the ingredients, and the depth of the flavor is even more prominent thanks to the special meat miso served together. You can’t get tired of it until the fiinish it because the sesame has come down as an accent.

A ramen shop recommended for people who want to eat ramen slowly in Kyoto

The shop is about 10 minutes’ walk from JR Kizu Station.
Since there are many table seats in the shop and there are seats in the shop, it is recommended that those who want to enjoy ramen relaxed!

Since the opene  are divided between 11:00 to 14:00 (last order 14:00) at lunch and 17:00 to 22:00 (last order) at night, check firmly before proceeding.


33 Kawaharada, Kizugawa-shi, Kyoto
Business hours
[Weekdays, nights], [Saturdays, holidays, daytimes, and nights] Takoyaki are also being operated at times from 11:00 to 14:00 (L.O….)
Regular holidays
Monday (GW Regular Holiday: 5/3 Night, 5/4 Day, 5/5 Day) 5/3 Day of lunch and 6 Days of Day …
Average budget
5-minute walk from JR Kizu Station by car from within Nara City, 10-minute, 24-minute drive from Kizu Station, 364 m from Kizu Station

Meet a new ramen at a popular ramen shop in Kyoto

How was it?
This time, I introduced 13 popular ramen restaurants in Kyoto.

Every restaurant, including the regular Kyoramen noodles, is unique to Kyoto in the fierce ramen competition district!


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