The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience

The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience

Taste unusual ramen that you won’t find outside of Japan, from pie-topped to coffee flavor!

  • Private &
    personalized

  • 3 hours

  • From
    $74.38  USD
    per person
    based on 8 adults

  • Walking

  • Multiple languages available
    (including English)

What you'll do

On this unique ramen experience, you’ll taste an unusual variety of ramen that you never knew existed, and you’d never find outside of Japan! Perhaps you’d like to taste coffee ramen, which as well as its coffee broth, coffee-flavored noodles and toppings such as ice-cream, you can even go one step further and sprinkle with parmesan cheese… Or there’s blue ramen, which does exactly what it says on the tin; the perfectly clear chicken broth is bright blue - apparently, it was inspired by the Hawaiin Sea! But it’s not all completely wacky, you could try a modern take on tsukemen ramen, where the noodles and broth are served separately. But why settle for traditional when you could feast on a version that has a pie baked on top of the soup? 

Where you’ll go

Of the thousands of ramen shops in Tokyo, your host knows where to go if you’re looking for something a little more unusual than miso broth... In central Tokyo, Shibuya is a kaleidoscope of ramen joints, from 6-seater purists’ ramen shops to those where you slurp in your own individual booth, but your host knows exactly where to go for one of the more out-there varieties. Or, if you’re feeling really adventurous, you could even make a ramen pilgrimage way out west to a ward of Tokyo that most visitors never see. In Tachikawa City, you’ll find that pie-topped ramen, or there’s the Itabashi ward - worth the journey if a Mexican-Japanese fusion ramen shop, where a shot of tequila is added to coriander infused broth, sounds like your style!

  • The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
  • The ultimate Tokyo ramen experience
  • Discover weird varieties of ramen that you could never find outside of Japan!

  • With a local insider to recommend various styles and flavors, head to an unusual ramen shop and taste a variety you never knew existed

  • From coffee to tequila flavored, pie-topped to bright blue, discover a wacky new style of ramen

  • Visit a neighborhood like Shibuya, known for its thousands of ramen shops, or let your host take you off the beaten path to a neighborhood most visitors never see

  • Discover how and why ramen chefs in Tokyo are coming up with weird and wonderful varieties!

  • Get recommendations from your host for more ramen shops to visit in Tokyo - traditional and bizarre!

This experience will be personalized to you!

What’s included

  • Private and personalized experience
  • 3 hours with a host
  • At least 3 different tastings of ramen dishes from local spots and 3 drinks (beer, high balls or soft drink)
  • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
  • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks (additional from the ones provided in the experience)
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs
  • Gratuities (optional)

Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

Cancel 14 days before the experience for a full refund

How it works

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  • 2

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  • 3

    The best part!

    Experience the city like you would with a knowledgeable friend living there
    The best part!

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