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Baikoken Honten

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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8 Nijodori, Asahikawa 070-0032 , Hokkaido
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+81 166-24-4575
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped in here on a cold winter's day with a friend and her two children and they had high chairs for the kids. We ordered the salty butter ramen and the miso vegetable ramen. It was amazing. I'm from the US, so maybe it's not surprising that it was the best ramen I've ever had. Reasonable price: less than 1000Y... More 

Thank Gabriella B
Hualien, T'ai-wan, Taiwan
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99 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Visited the restaurant in early October this year. The ramen is really famous and the oldest one in Asahikawa. I tried the salty based soup with pork ramen and the salty flavor really beated my palate, in a good way. It's quite different from traditional ramen soup that we had usually in big city. The noodles is properly cooked and... More 

Thank Yichingchen
Nagoya, Japan
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56 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

It is located at the basement of a normal building, about 7-minutes walk from the station. We came for dinner at 5:45 PM so we immediately got our seats. Starting around 6PM, more people started to come and they had to wait in line to get their dinner. It doesn't take too long for them to wait because this is... More 

Thank muuuuu
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

雖然北海道以味增拉麵著名,旭川這又以醬油拉麵有名,但是我大推梅花軒的鹽味拉麵! 湯頭不會死鹹反而是清爽中可以嚐到很多層次的湯頭! 麵也很Q 讓我有驚艷的感覺!值得ㄧ試!Chose this one because don't need to wait in the line for too long and also a famous one too. Decided to try salty soup favor and it turns out much better than what I expected. You can taste not only the salt but also a fresh mix of pork chicken and seafood soup favor. Its famous... More 

Thank Sherry H
Singapore, Singapore
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Surprisingly their miso tastes better than the signature dark shoyu which has a very strong almost herbal taste. Easily accessible as they are a chain.

Thank Finickee
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Try the shoyu ramen and a bowl of the ground beef on top of rice with egg. Delicious! The restaurant is right next to Lawson. As you enter the sliding doors, walk down the steps and there will be two restaurants. The restaurant on the right with the red awning is Baikohken Ramen. A bowl of ramen starts at 750... More 

1 Thank Margarita K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Sometimes, when a restaurant gets really popular and busy, service and food quality tends to suffer in the onslaught of human traffic, but my experience at Baikoken Honten dispelled any fears I may have had in either aspect. Service was fast and friendly, and my order arrived just as promptly. Sweeeet. And what can I say? I had, hands down,... More 

Thank Vincent C
Honolulu, HI
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21 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

Enjoyed this small restaurant in the basement. They gave lots of char siu (pork) and the ramen was very tasty. They have a small size and a large size.

Thank arare
Taipei, Taiwan
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

Soup is very light. Soy-bean Sauce Reman is very famous in this restaurant. Must try in Asahikawa.

Thank JChen_13
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Was recommended by hotel staff. The ramen (especially the one with corn and butter!!) and the mince pork rice was superb!!!

Thank sundayhui

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Asian, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Nijodori, Asahikawa 070-0032, Hokkaido
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Hokkaido  >  Asahikawa
  • Phone Number: +81 166-24-4575

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