Tag Archives: Osaka

RAMEN | 担担麺 (Japanese Original Tang-Tang)

Guess difficult to find a more generic name than this latest offering from the leading Unchi group in the city. The bonito soup base certainly rhymed with the flagship store’s original and is indeed revolutionary here when it comes to … Continue reading

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RAMEN | 人類みな麺類 (Human beings everybody noodles)

A weird name no doubt when translated directly but I guess what they really mean is probably ‘people’s noodles’. Currently the leading ramen joint in Osaka City as per tabelog, and the self proclaimed #1 shoyu ramen in Japan, this … Continue reading

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KAPPO | 野口太郎 (Noguchi Taro)

One of the most hyped Kappos in Osaka these days, LG got lucky and managed to squeeze in for some late night bites at this starred ten-seater one evening and then it was showtime for Noguchi-san. Attending high school in … Continue reading

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RAMEN | 烈志笑魚油 麺香房 三く(Sanku)

Always found ramen queues much more manageable once outside of Tokyo, and here we are at one of the top Tabelog joints in the heart of Osaka, all it took was 20 minutes. Niboshi has always been of great attraction … Continue reading

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YAKINIKU | 万両 南森町店 (Manryou)

One of the most anticipated encounters no doubt as LG probably failed 3 times over the last 6 years to secure a seat here and finally have to resolve to a ‘dawn raid’ walk-in strategy in order to manage a … Continue reading

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ODEN | 万ん卯 (Man U)

Not particularly impressed by the sushi joint from the same group two years ago here in Osaka, coming back deliberately to try out this much recommended one-starred establishment, a bit of an odd ball being an Oden place. Still recalled … Continue reading

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TEMPURA | 与太呂 本店 (Yotaro Honten)

Said to be the old guard of Kansai-style tempura since the 20s and actually a two-starred establishment, expectation was understandably high walking in on this chilly and drizzling day. Trying my luck and read a few times of it not … Continue reading

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