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Akabane / Itabashi
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3-16-15 Nakajujo, Kita 114-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Definitely worth a trip - great ramen. I took pot luck on ordering and wish I'd asked the staff (no English) as I got the basic (good) ramen but lots of others were coming out that looked grander. If you want the simple one pick top left button on the machine. Fantastic stock and big bowl. Come hungry.

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Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

We wanted our last meal in Tokyo to be unforgettable and our wish came true here in Sansanto. It was raining when we got there at 5.30pm and there was already a queue of people waiting outside. Sansanto is only open from 6.00-8.30 pm. When they opened their doors, people then started to order using the vending machine and we... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Next to Higashi Jujo station I saw this very unassuming eatery...as a matter of fact I deducted it was as I don't speak any japanese whatsoever. People cueing in orderly fashion, as they do over there, gave me the impression that I should give this a go, whatever this was. Turned out to be a ramen bar, a very good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$9
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-16-15 Nakajujo, Kita 114-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Kita>  > Akabane / Itabashi
  • Neighbourhood: Akabane / Itabashi

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Akabane / Itabashi
In Akabane and Itabashi, visitors can get a glimpse of the ordinary day-to-day life of Tokyo. On the east side of Akabane station, there are many traditional shopping districts and small izakayas, while on the west side, there’s a modern shopping mall. Itabashi is currently being developed as a residential area with a huge 1.1km long shopping street that extends from east to west. Rows of shops and izakayas target the down to earth everyday needs of locals. Both Akabane and Itabashi are notable for their easy access to the city center as well as their proximity to Ikebukuro.
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