[Definitive edition] 15 popular Hakata ramen shops! Introducing exquisite dishes recommended by Fukuoka residents
A must-see for those looking for a delicious Hakata ramen shop! In this article, we will introduce 15 popular restaurants in Fukuoka City where you can eat exquisite Hakata ramen! In Fukuoka, there are many famous shops among food stalls and department stores. Please use this article as a reference when you come to Fukuoka!
Hakata ramen is characterized by pork bone soup and thin noodles!
Hakata Ramen, a specialty of Fukuoka, is characterized by pork bone soup and thin, straight noodles. At most shops, you can choose the firmness of the noodles, and you will be asked which firmness you want when ordering. Depending on the store, the wording may differ slightly, but in general, the order of softness is “Yawa”, “Normal”, “Kata”, “Barikata”, and “Wire”.Even with the same Hakata ramen, the flavor of the soup and the type of noodles vary depending on the store, so when you come to Fukuoka , be sure to try ramen at multiple stores. Here are 16 recommended popular Hakata ramen shops in Fukuoka City!
[Hakata] Hakata ramen is not just tonkotsu! “Original tomato ramen, spicy noodles and original tomato motsunabe Sanmi (333)” PR
The next recommended Hakata ramen shop to introduce is “Original Tomato Ramen and Karamen to Originator Tomato Motsunabe Sanmi (333)”. In addition to Hakata Station and Tenjin Station areas, there are a total of 7 stores in Fukuoka . In the NHK World ramen content broadcast by the Japanese TV station NHK, it has been introduced to 160 countries around the world as a ramen shop in Fukuoka.（※）
When you think ofFukuoka , Hakata ‘s tonkotsu ramen is famous, but if you’re looking for something a little different, the Ganso Tomato Ramen (680 yen, tax included) is the way to go. The original ramen, which was created by meticulously selecting each ingredient and researching after research, is so delicious that you will drink the soup down to the last drop. It is rich in lycopene and good for health and beauty, so please try it once and enjoy its deliciousness.The soup, which uses several kinds of brand tomatoes and potherbs, has a good balance of sweetness and sourness. For those who like spicy food, we recommend the “Pirikaramen” 720 yen (tax included), which allows you to choose from 7 levels of spiciness!
※Refer to “NHK World Official Website“
Motsu x rich tomato! “Original Tomato Motsunabe” is so delicious that you won’t be able to stop chopsticks!
At Ganso Tomato Ramen, Karamen, and Ganso Tomato Motsunabe Sami (333), you can enjoy motsunabe as well as ramen. This is the original tomato motsunabe, which is a fusion of rich tomato and motsunabe. If you eat it together with the plump offal, fresh vegetables, and the bright red soup of fresh tomatoes, the rich yet refreshing aftertaste will make you want to eat it.You can order from 1,100 yen (tax included) per person, so it’s perfect not only as a main dish but also as a side dish!
Happy hour is one coin for one hour! All-you-can-eat and drink for 180 minutes 3,300 yen (tax included)
At Ganso Tomato Ramen, Karamen, and Ganso Tomato Motsunabe Sanmi (333), you can enjoy all-you-can-drink at a very low price, with a happy hour of 1 hour and no matter how many drinks you have, it’s only 500 yen (including tax)! Premium draft beer (Heartland) and chamisul bottles with 4 different flavors (original, peach, plum, muscat) are also included in the all-you-can-drink.There is also a 3-hour “all-you-can-eat-and-drink” plan for 3,300 yen (tax included). You can enjoy all the dishes and toppings (including domestically produced offal) as much as you like, including the “Cheese Tomato Motsunabe” that can only be tasted at “Ganso Tomato Ramen, Karamen, and Ganso Tomato Motsunabe Sanmi (333).”All-you-can-eat and drink for 3 hours, so it’s perfect for drinking parties, girls’ nights, student gatherings, and other situations where you can enjoy a lively meal!*For additional orders, you will be required to pay the price of the menu as a penalty fee.* High school and junior high school students will be asked to confirm their student ID, and elementary school students and infants will be asked to confirm their age with their health insurance card.
Basic information of “Original tomato ramen, spicy noodles and original tomato motsunabe Sami (333) Tenjin Daimyo main store”
|store name||Original Tomato Ramen, Spicy Noodles, and Original Tomato Motsunabe Sami (333) Tenjin Daimyo Main Branch|
|location||Ilmond Daimyo TWO1F, 1-11-27 Daimyo, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture|
|access||About a walk from Nishitetsu Tenjin Station 6 minutes / About 6 minutes on foot from Akasaka Station|
|business hours||Open 24 hours / Open all year round|
*May be temporarily closed depending on the situation. Please also check the official website.
|store name||Original tomato ramen, spicy noodles, and original tomato motsunabe Sanmi (333) Canal City Ramen Stadium|
|location||1-2-22 Sumiyoshi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture, Inside Canal City Hakata Ramen Stadium Center Walk south side 5F|
|access||About 10 minutes on foot from JR Hakata Station Hakata Exit|
|business hours||11:00-23:00 (LO 22:30) / open all year round |
*May be temporarily closed depending on the situation. Please also check the official website.
|store name||Original Tomato Ramen, Spicy Noodles, and Original Tomato Motsunabe Sami (333) Hakata Higashi Branch|
|location||Fukuoka Prefecture Fukuoka City Hakata Ward Hakata Station East 2-9-6 Solution Building 1F|
|access||5 minute walk from Hakata Station Chikushi Exit|
|business hours||24 hours / open all year round|
*May be temporarily closed due to circumstances there is. Please also check the official website.
Sanmi (333) cooperates with SK Telecom, a mobile phone operator in South Korea, to provide advantageous services. Please check the official website for details.
“Tomato ramen and spicy noodles Sami Tenjin Daimyo (333)”
Address：1F Il Mondo Daimyo TWO, 1-11-27 Daimyo, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka
1. [Hakata] Enjoy ramen with an attractive soup called pork bone cappuccino! “Hakata Isso Hakata Station East Main Store”
The first recommended ramen shop in Hakata to introduce is “Hakata Isso Hakataeki Higashi Main Store”. About 6 minutes on foot from Hakata Station.The characteristic of this shop’s ramen is the soup called pork bone cappuccino ! The pork skull, spine, and fist are boiled for a long time to bring out the maximum umami flavor in this delicious soup.The recommended ramen is “Char Siu Men”! The char siu is soft and simple with a pork bone flavor. Be sure to try the tonkotsu cappuccino with its characteristic soup.
“Hakata Isso Hakata Station East Main Store”
Address：3-1-6 Hakata Station East, Hakata Ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Directions：6 minutes walk from Hakata station 574m from Hakata station
Regular holiday：Irregular holidays
2. [Hakata] Enjoy rich and rich ramen in Hakata! “Original Hakata Daruma Hakata Deitos”
The next recommended ramen shop in Hakata is “Ganso Hakata Daruma Hakata Deitos”. About 2 minutes on foot from Hakata Station.At “Ganso Hakata Daruma Hakata Deitos Branch”, you can eat “ramen” that perfectly matches the thick, rich soup and chewy, thin noodles.You can adjust the amount of backfat to your liking, so it’s popular with women. The soup, noodles, and char siu are all first-class, so if you are interested, please try them!
“Ganso Hakata Daruma Hakata Deitos”
Address：Fukuoka Prefecture Fukuoka City Hakata Ward Hakata Station Central Street 1-1 Hakata Deitos 2F Hakata Noodle Road
Directions：Deitos 2nd floor inside JR Hakata Station Inside Hakata Men Kaido 132m from Hakata Station
Business hours：10:00-23:00 (LO 22:30)
Regular holiday：Conforms to Hakata Men Kaido
3. [Hakata] Taste pork bone ramen in a jubako box! “Ichiran Hakata Store” for mail order and souvenirs
The next recommended ramen shop in Hakata is “Ichiran Hakata”. It is located in the Sun Plaza underground shopping center, about a 3-minute walk from Hakata Station.At Ichiran Hakata, each seat is separated, so you can enjoy your ramen in a private space. The ordering method is also unique. After choosing a ramen with a meal ticket, you will be given a form to choose the strength of the flavor, the presence or absence of garlic, the type of green onions, the hardness of the noodles, and so on.The recommended ramen is “Natural Tonkotsu Ramen”. It is a unique looking ramen in a jubako. Ichiran is a popular ramen shop nationwide and sells ramen online as well. If you like the taste, please buy it online!
“Ichiran Hakata store (in the Sunplaza underground mall) (Ichiran)”
Address：Fukuoka Center Building B2F, 2-2-1 Hakataekimae, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka
Directions：B2F in front of the Hakata Exit of Hakata Station ・3 minutes walk from JR Hakata Station ・3 minutes walk from Hakata Municipal Subway Station ・1 minute walk from Nishitetsu Bus Hakata Ekimae 5-chome
Business hours：10:00-22:00 *Business hours are subject to change, so please check the official website for the latest information Open on Sundays
Regular holiday：open all year round
4. [Hakata] Enjoy rich pork bone ramen in Hakata! “Kairyu Hakata Main Store”
The next recommended Hakata ramen shop to introduce is “Kairyu Hakata Honten”. This ramen shop is located near Fukuoka Airport, just a few minutes by subway from Hakata Station.The recommended ramen at “Kairyu Hakata Main Store” is “Kairyu Ramen”!
You can enjoy all the toppings such as char siu and wonton , and the rich pork bone soup is a superb ramen.While enjoying the toppings of the shop, please try to taste the luxurious thick pork bone ramen!
“Kairyu Hakata Main Store (Kairyu)”
Address：2-4-31 Higashinaka, Hakata Ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Directions：From the Hakata Station Kotsu Center, take the Nishitetsu Bus (bound for Zashonokuma Eigyosho via Mugino) for 16 minutes, get off at “Higashinaka” and walk for about 5 minutes. 10 minutes by car from the Dazaifu Interchange. 1,676m from Takeshita Station
Business hours：11:00-21:00 Open on Sundays
Regular holiday：12/31, 1/1
5. [Hakata] A popular ramen shop expanding overseas! “Hakata Ikkosha Sohonten”
The next recommended ramen shop in Hakata is “Hakata Ikkosha Sohonten”. About 5 minutes walk from Hakata station.”Hakata Ikkosha Sohonten” is a popular store that has expanded not only to other prefectures, but also overseas such as the United States and Australia! In addition, you can enjoy not only Hakata ramen but also tsukemen.The recommended ramen is “Kousha Ajitama Ramen”. You can enjoy a rich soup that sticks to the taste of the bones. If you like Hakata ramen, this is a famous restaurant that you should visit at least once!
“Hakata Ikkosha Sohonten”
Address：Fukuoka Prefecture Fukuoka City Hakata Ward Hakata Ekimae 3-23-12 Kowa Building 1F
Directions：A 5-minute walk from Hakata Station Hakata Exit toward Nishi-Nippon City Bank. 400m from Hakata Station
Business hours：Mon-Sat 11:00-24:00 (LO 23:30) Sun 11:00-21:00 (LO 20:30) Open on Sundays
Regular holiday：Open all year round (except year-end and New Year holidays) *Open until 21:00 on the last day of consecutive holidays.
6. [Hakata] Special pork bone soup! Excellent ramen topped with soft boiled egg “Ramen Ninanbo Hakata Main Store”
The next recommended ramen shop in Hakata is “Ramen Ninanbo Hakata Main Store”. About 2 minutes on foot from Hakata Station.The ramen of “Ramen Ninanbo Hakata Main Store” is rich but not greasy, and has a rich flavor without being too salty. The recommended menu item is the thick and rich flavored half-boiled egg ramen. It is a dish that exquisitely matches the special pork bone soup and soft boiled egg.If you are interested, please visit “Ramen Ninanbo Hakata Main Store”!
“Ramen Second Son Bo Hakata Main Store”
Address：Fukuoka Prefecture Fukuoka City Hakata Ward Hakata Ekimae 2-16-4 Ekimae Central Bldg. 1F
Directions：2 minutes walk from JR Hakata Station 267m from Hakata Station 292m from Hakata Station
Business hours：[Mon-Sat] 11:00-23:30 LO [Sundays and holidays] 11:00-20:30 LO Open on Sundays
Regular holiday：Irregular holidays
7. [Gion] Enjoy creamy tonkotsu ramen in Hakata! “Nagahama number one Gion store”
The next recommended ramen shop in Hakata is “Nagahama Number One Gion”. About 2 minutes on foot from Gion Station.The recommended menu is “Ramen”. You can enjoy creamy and mild flavored tonkotsu soup with chewy thin noodles. The ramen is simply topped with char siu, green onions, and red pickled ginger, so you can enjoy the pure deliciousness.You can choose the firmness of the noodles from five types: raw, barikata, firm, medium, and yawamen, so you can enjoy the noodles with your preferred firmness. If you are interested in the popular “Nagahama Ramen”, please try it!
“Nagahama Number One Gion”
Address：Fukuoka Prefecture Fukuoka City Hakata Ward Gioncho 4-64 New Wing Building Gion 1F
Directions：2 minutes walk from Gion subway station 179m from Gion station
Business hours：Weekdays 11:30-23:00 Sundays and holidays 11:30-18:00 Open on Sundays
Regular holiday：open all year round
8. [Nakasu Kawabata] Open 24 hours! “Hakataya Kawabata Branch” where you can taste Hakata ramen as a set meal
The next recommended Hakata ramen shop to introduce is “Hakataya Kawabata”. About 3 minutes on foot from Nakasukawabata Station.The recommended ramen at “Hakataya Kawabata” is the “Ramen Teishoku”! Satisfying menu with standard Hakata ramen, rice and dumplings. You can eat ramen, rice, and gyoza at a reasonable price, so it’s a great menu for those who want to eat their fill of ramen.Open 24 hours a day, you can eat Hakata ramen even late at night, so feel free to visit!
Address：9-151 Kamikawabatacho, Hakata Ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Directions：3 minutes walk from Exit 5 of Nakasu-Kawabata Station 255m from Nakasu-Kawabata Station
Business hours：00:00～24:00 Open on Sundays
Regular holiday：Business hours and regular holidays are subject to change, so please check with the store before visiting.
9. [Nakasu Kawabata] Try Hakata’s Rich Seafood Tonkotsu Ramen! “Ramen Unari Nakasu”
The next recommended Hakata ramen shop to introduce is “Ramen Uminari Nakasu”. About 5 minutes walk from Nakasu Kawabata Station.At “Ramen Uminari Nakasu”, “Gyokai Tonkotsu Ramen”, which is made by adding 7 types of seafood to the rich pork bone soup, is popular. The smooth and crisp thin noodles are also characteristic, and you can enjoy delicious ramen that is well entwined with the soup.If you want to try the special seafood tonkotsu soup and the noodles that make the most of the soup, please visit “Ramen Uminari Nakasu”!
“Ramen Unari Nakasu”
Address：Fukuoka Prefecture Fukuoka City Hakata Ward Nakasu 3-6-23 Wada Building 1F Corner
Directions：・About a 5-minute walk from Exit 4 of Nakasu-Kawabata Station on the Fukuoka Municipal Subway Kuko Line About 50 meters northwest along the Hakata River from the Hakatabashi intersection ・182m from Nakasu Kawabata Station, next to the south side of the Marugen 45 Building
Business hours：18:00-6:00 the next day
10. [Tenjin] A popular ramen shop in Hakata that is loved by locals! “Hakata Ramen Shin-Shin Main Store”
The next recommended Hakata ramen shop to introduce is “Hakata Ramen Shin-Shin Honten”. About 5 minutes walk from Tenjin Station.”Hakata Ramen Shin-Shin” is a ramen shop that has been published in numerous magazines and boasts a certain popularity and taste! You can enjoy the original form of Hakata ramen with only green onions and two slices of pork on top of the ramen.Recommended is “Hakata Shin Shin Ramen”! The concept of the ramen is simple, easy to eat and everyone will drink it up .You can enjoy the original taste of Hakata ramen, so if you are interested, please visit!
“Hakata Ramen ShinShin Tenjin Main Store (Shinshin)”
Address：3-2-19 Tenjin, Chuo Ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Directions：・10 minute walk from Nishitetsu Fukuoka Station North Exit 1 on the Nishitetsu Tenjin Omuta Line ・5 minute walk from Tenjin Futata Building Exit of Subway Kuko Line Tenjin Station ・4 minute walk from Exit 4 of Tenjin Station on the Subway Kuko Line ・2 blocks north (about 100 meters) from the Maizuru 1-chome intersection on the city road, and about 150 meters further east. 234m from Tenjin Station on the south side of Ankokuji
Business hours：■Weekdays and Saturdays 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. the next day (last order 2:30 a.m. the following day) ■Sundays or substitute holidays 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. (last order 23:30) *Business hours are subject to sudden change due to coronavirus-related guidance Please understand that there may be cases. open on Sundays
Regular holiday：We are now open on Sundays!!
11. [Tenjin] Enjoy Nagahama ramen, the origin of Hakata ramen [Ganso Nagahamaya]
The next recommended Hakata ramen shop to introduce is Ganso Nagahamaya. About 10 minutes walk from Akasaka station.The recommended ramen at “Ganso Nagahamaya” is “Ramen”! There is also a popular menu called “Kaedama” that allows you to have a second serving of meat only.Another nice point is that the ramen is served immediately after ordering. They are open from early in the morning, so if you feel like eating, please stop by!
Address：1 Trust Park Nagahama, 2-5-38 Nagahama, Chuo Ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Directions：[Train] 10-minute walk from Fukuoka Municipal Subway Kuko Line “Akasaka” Station (Exit 1) [Bus] From the Tenjin area, take the Nishitetsu Bus (61 or 68 route to Fukuhama) and get off at “Minato 1-chome” stop, 2-minute walk 538m from Akasaka Station
Business hours：5:00～1:45 next day Open on Sundays
Regular holiday：Closed for about a week during the year-end and New Year holidays Business hours and regular holidays may change, so please check with the store before visiting.
12. [Nishijin] Taste special tonkotsu soy sauce ramen in Hakata! “Nishijin Kaibuta”
The next recommended ramen shop to introduce is “Nishijin Irukaya”, which is about a 2-minute walk from Nishijin Station.This is the only ramen shop introduced in this article that is not Hakata-style ramen. The recommended menu at “Nishijin Umibuta” is “Tsukemen”! You can enjoy tsukemen with a special soy sauce-based rich pork bone soup.If you are interested in the special pork bone soy sauce soup that is a little different from other stores, please visit “Nishijin Umibuta”!
“Nishijin sea pigs”
Address：Nishijin Iris Building 1F, 1-11-16 Nishijin, Sawara Ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Directions：・2 minutes walk from Exit 6 of Fukuoka Municipal Subway “Nishijin Station” ・2 minutes walk from Nishitetsu Bus “Josai 1-chome” or “Nishijin 4-chome” stops 168m from Nishijin Station
Business hours：11:30～3:00 next day Open on Sundays
Regular holiday：Irregular holidays Business hours and regular holidays are subject to change, so please check with the store before visiting.
13. 【Nishijin】Students get free doubles! A ramen shop that is popular with the locals “Danbo Nishijin Branch”
The next recommended Hakata ramen shop to introduce is “Danbo Nishishinten”. It’s about a 2-minute walk from Nishijin Station, and it’s right near “Umibuta” introduced earlier.The recommended ramen is “Ramen”! The soup is mild, so even those who don’t like the unique flavor of tonkotsu ramen can enjoy it. Dissolve the spicy sauce on top into the soup little by little, and enjoy it while changing the taste.Students can get kaedama for free, so it’s recommended for students who want to eat to their heart’s content.
“Danbo Nishijin Branch (Danbo)”
Address：1-11-21 Nishijin, Sawara Ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Directions：3 minutes walk from Nishijin Station 131m from Nishijin Station
Business hours：11:00～2:00 next day Open on Sundays
14. [Nishijin] A long-established ramen shop with light pork bone soup [Hakata Ramen Ibaraki]
The next recommended Hakata ramen shop to introduce is “Hakata Ramen Ibaraki”. A long-established ramen shop located about a 2-minute walk from Nishijin Station.The recommended menu is “Ramen”. A simple tonkotsu ramen topped with green onions, char siu, and wood ear fungus, with a light taste.Signs of celebrities are lined up in rows in the shop marked by a large wooden signboard. Please try Hakata ramen at a ramen shop that has been popular for many years!
“For a while Nishijin”
Address：Fukuoka Prefecture Fukuoka City Sawara Ward Nishijin 1-11-24 Zenya Building 1F
Directions：Subway Nishijin Station 2 minutes on foot 125m from Nishijin Station
Business hours：11:00-21:00 Ends when sold out
Regular holiday：every monday and
15. [Nosaki] Savor Hakata ramen that sticks to char siu and soup! “Hakata Ramen Genkotsu”
The last recommended Hakata ramen shop to introduce is “Hakata Ramen Genkotsu”. About 12 minutes on foot from Noke Station.The ramen recommended at “Hakata Ramen Genkotsu” is “Special Ramen”! The shop’s most popular ramen, topped with finely chopped char siu and sweet and salty meat miso. (*See “Hakata Ramen Genkotsu Official Website”)The special soup made by slowly simmering pork bones and chicken bones for 3 days is also excellent, and it has a refreshing taste without any extraneous flavors. If you want to eat the special Hakata ramen that is carefully made one cup at a time, please come and visit!
Address：1-10-7 Takuma, Sawara Ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Directions：12 minutes on foot from Fukuoka Municipal Subway Nanakuma Line Noke Station 660m from Noke Station
Business hours：[Tuesday-Sunday] 11:00-22:00 *Closes when the soup runs out Open on Sundays
Regular holiday：Monday business hours and regular holidays are subject to change, so please check with the store before visiting.
If you come to Fukuoka, let’s enjoy the exquisite Hakata ramen!
We introduced 15 restaurants in Fukuoka City where you can enjoy Hakata ramen! In Fukuoka , there are many specialty shops all over the city. If you want to eat delicious ramen that is popular in Hakata , please use this article as a reference !