The Ramen Roundup: 8 Ramen Restaurants in Amsterdam – Rated

Netherlands, Amsterdam Guide (B): The Ramen Roundup: 8 Ramen Restaurants in Amsterdam – Rated

I was all ready to publish this article when another ramen restaurant opened in Amsterdam, which just goes to show how hot the ramen trend seems to be right now… It seemed like a waste not to try it and make this list a little more complete, albeit I’ll have probably failed in my quest for completeness by the end of the week – such is the pace of new openings. But before we get into all the noodly details, let me start with a caveat: I’ve never been to Japan. I’ve never even eaten ramen outside of Amsterdam. I’m comparing these places on a level playing field – but I’ve never played on another field, as it were. So I’m no expert – I’m simply speaking as I find, according to my own subjective tastes. With that in mind, and without further ado, I bring you my Ramen Amsterdam Roundup: what you should eat at eight ramen restaurants, and how I rate them against each other. Slurp, slurp!

I tried seven different types of ramen soup in one sitting – yes, that’s some serious ramen dedication for you.

Tokyo Ramen Takeichi

A relative newcomer on the Vijzelstraat, Takeichi gets packed with locals and tourists every lunchtime. The occasion I visited, I got the Nouko spicy chicken ramen with egg. The flavour of the broth was good (savoury and spicy), but a bit too thick for my taste and overly salty by the bottom of the bowl. The toppings in general were a highlight: I liked the little chicken meatball, thick slices of chicken, and spring onions. I ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: The Ramen Roundup: 8 Ramen Restaurants in Amsterdam – Rated
Guide Location: Netherlands » Amsterdam
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Tokyo Ramen Takeichi   Vatten Ramen   Umaimon Amsterdam   Sapporo Ramen Sora   Taka Japanese Kitchen   Fou Fow   Ramen-Ya   TonTon Club  
Author: Vicky Hampton
Read it on author's website: https://www.amsterdamfoodie.nl/2018/ramen-amsterdam/

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