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A Must Visit Halal Ramen Shops You Should Try in Tokyo
Ramen has been a very popular dishes among Muslim travelers when visiting Japan, especially since the ramen often appeared on the Japanese anime broadcasted worldwide.
In the recent few years, the needs of halal ramen were extremely high that makes the halal ramen shops are rapidly increasing in Japan, especially places crowd with customers such as Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto.
This time we would like to introduce the halal ramen shops you should try in Tokyo!
Honolu Ramen (Ebisu)
Honolu Ramen opened its first halal ramen shop in Ebisu close to the shopping area Ebisu Garden Place. The ramen made from a thick chicken broth and chewy noodles with a various of toppings. Their spicy ramen is a very popular among Muslim customers. We recommend to enjoy the ramen together with karaage (Japanese fried chicken, 680 yen) or dumplings (680 yen) and plum soda (250 yen)!
10 min walk from the JR Ebisu station east exit (you can reach the shop easily through Ebisu Sky Walk that connects Ebisu station east exit to Ebisu Garden Place)
(Ramen) 1,080 yen～
Ayam-YA Okachimachi is a popular ramen shop close to Ueno. This is the branch of those in Kyoto and Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) known with its thick flavorful white chicken broth. Located close to the Okachimachi mosque and Ueno Ameyoko makes them often being visited by Muslim tourists. They also have a spicy ramen too!
There is Okachimachi mosque located nearby so it is convenient to do pray before or after dining.
10 min walk from JR Okachimachi station or 3 min walk from Tokyo Metro Naka-okachimachi station.
Lanzhou Ramen MAZULU
Lanzhou Ramen MAZULU is a popular halal ramen shop serves the authentic Lanzhou ramen which just opened their second shop close to Tokyo station after the one in Jimbocho. The ramen has a thick and flavorful beef broth topped with tender beef slices. For the Tokyo station branch, they have a 9 types of noodle you can choose!
・Tokyo branch : 3 min walk from Tokyo station (direct passage) Yaesu South exit (GranTokyo South Tower B1)
・Jimbocho branch : 5 min walk from Jimbocho station