Oct 14, 2015
Ippudo is celebrating their 30th anniversary on Friday, Oct. 16. As a token of appreciation, Ippudo will serve free bowls of ramen in 30 of their shops in Kyushu, five of which are...
Oct 8, 2015
Food & Drinks
Located amongst the warehouses near Fukuoka Airport, this ramen shop is not easy to find but is well worth the effort. Owner Yoshinobu Sakimukai is from Kagoshima where ramen is of...
Oct 7, 2015
Food & Drinks
If you know ramen, then you know some of the best places, like Bunryu, are found in the warehouse districts. Instead of a snazzy decor, Bunryu focuses on getting the food right: fr...
Oct 6, 2015
On the back of the weak yen, Fukuoka-based Marutai’s exports of Bo Ramen to Hong Kong and Taiwan have been brisk. The company’s Saga Plant, which manufactures the foreign-bound ram...
Sep 1, 2015
On Aug. 28 the Shanghai Office of Fukuoka City Hall set up a booth at the Guangzhou Expo to publicize Fukuoka in China. City Hall hopes the booth will entice Chinese to come visit ...
Jul 10, 2015
This July, Lawson will begin selling packages of fried ramen made from Ra-Mugi, a strain of wheat developed by Fukuoka Prefecture solely for ramen noodles. The recipe was supervise...
Jun 12, 2015
Fukuoka City based, Chikaranomoto, has announced the opening of a Hakata Ippudo Ramen shop in Paris in August 2015. The Paris Ramen Week “Zuzutto” produced by Narumi Kawara founder...
Jun 3, 2015
Fukuoka City based company, Chikaranomoto, operators of Hakata Ippudo Ramen have opened a new shop in Singapore. Interestingly, it does not serve ramen but instead it offers sake (...
Mar 27, 2015
Ramen Stadium in Canal City, Hakata, which marked its 14th anniversary last December, unveiled five new ramen shops last week! That means that over half of the eight shops have cha...
Oct 29, 2014
It’s no secret that Fukuoka is one the best cities to enjoy ramen. And for all the ramen lovers out there, the Fukuoka Ramen Show 2014 provides an unique chance to indulge in not o...