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1-17-1 Minami Ikebukuro | 1F Sakimoto Bldg., Toshima 171-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3982-7656
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork” (41 reviews)
“ramen” (149 reviews)
“soup” (32 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Soups
$$ - $$$
1-17-1 Minami Ikebukuro | 1F Sakimoto Bldg., Toshima 171-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We happened to walk by on a Saturday evening around 7pm and the line was soooo... long. Because of the long line full of both tourists and locals we figured it a must try. Luckily we were able to the next Saturday. We got there...More

Thank Jeff N
Reviewed 30 May 2018

After a long day sightseeing i arrived back in Ikebukero at about 7:30 ish, starvin i was, and I thought, hey I'll go to the place that had a really .long line outside it yesterday morning, before it opened, and again, on my way home...More

Thank Trevor J
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

After waiting 40 minutes in line, the food lived up to the reviews! You finally get in and it's a cozy restaurant with a few seats. No one seems rushed even though there's a long line out the door which is a relief - it's...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

If you are use to greasy foods then this is the Ramen to get. The pork is fatty and seriously delicious. This is the second time I came here, both times I had to wait around 20-30mins. The second time, I arrived before opening time...More

Thank Nikita D
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Over an hour under the rain queue up for testing as recommended by many people, sorry it was not worth.

Thank Nuttanaree W
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

This place is definitely one of the best tasting ramen that I have ever eaten. The broth itself is very flavourful, the chashu is thick and extremely tasty. Definitely recommend this place despite the very long queue when we visited this place.

Thank Christopher I
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Walked past at 10am on my way to shop and saw that there was no queue so decided to pop in for a quick meal! Ordered their famous Goukai Men and it came ladened with ingredients. It’s my 2nd time having Mutekiya but the soup...More

Thank debauch76
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The ramen was lovely and the meat was melt in your mouth. The broth is extremely rich and very salty and I loved it but some of my friends did not. The noodles come out quite hard, and the Gyoza are huge! If you love...More

Thank Becky C
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Returned for the second time to Mutekiya and was extremely pleased both times. If you are looking for a bowl of incredibly well-made ramen with flavourful broth and melt-in-your-mouth pork slices (best pork I've had by a long shot!) then Mutekiya is the place for...More

Thank tengwhay
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Everytime I stay in Ikebukuro, I always go here, I love their ramen .. very tasty and delicious .. I am trying every kind of ramen they have .. and I am always satisfied..I tried their Honmaru-black.. it’s so tasty ..

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Ikebukuro is an area of massive development. Several
thousand tenants occupy two giant department stores
and shopping malls, where all sorts of shopping and
gourmet foods can be enjoyed. The 60-story building at
the east entrance of the station, Sunshine City, is a
landmark within Ikebukuro and features an aquarium,
planetarium, theme park as well as an observation
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Jim Z
27 November 2017|
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Response from Miss_K_Ng | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it's added to the pork broth, but better to ask them before you order to play safe.
Rayy M
20 February 2017|
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Response from kimiduka | Property representative |
Hi,This is Mutekiya. You might have solved the problem already, You're more than welcome to join us! We hope your daughter loves our noodles and everthings!
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21 September 2016|
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Response from kimiduka | Property representative |
This is Mutekiya. We don't have any vegetarian's dishes. Because we use pork broth soup. But some vegetarian customer eat only noodles and vegetables.
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  • Address: 1-17-1 Minami Ikebukuro | 1F Sakimoto Bldg., Toshima 171-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Toshima>  > Ikebukuro
  • Neighbourhood: Ikebukuro
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3982-7656
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