Posts tagged "Ivan Ramen"
Ivan Ramen in Rokakoen

Ivan Ramen in Rokakoen

Ivan Ramen (アイバンラーメン) sits out in a quiet neighborhood at the northwest corner of Tokyo’s Setagaya Ward. While its physical address has it in Minamikarasuyama 3-chome, in typical Tokyo fashion everyone, including Ivan Orkin himself, refers to its location as “in Roka-kōen”, meaning the immediate vicinity of Roka-kōen Station on the Keiō Line. Originally, I just...
Ivan Ramen at Momofuku Noodle Bar

Ivan Ramen at Momofuku Noodle Bar

With an hour still to go before the doors opened, a line of about 50 deep had already formed along the 1st Avenue sidewalk leading to Momofuku Noodle Bar. “Good, I’m not the only crazy person here,” I chuckled to the man in red. “Oh no, those guys in the front were here since noon,...