By Sam Hardwick
Ramen in Tokyo #32 - Join the TOKYO EXTRA team with Brian, an international ramen expert, as he travels throughout Tokyo seeking the most tasty and extreme ramen choices. Brian shares his ramen selections with taste testers including Rina and Rena from AKB48.
In this video Brian is joined by Rena to taste chicken ramen from “Marutama”, a chain that boasts as many as 14 overseas outlets !
The shop’s ramen is topped with a heaping portion of Aosa seaweed that blends perfectly with the chicken bone soup and its salt base. As an extra, Brian adds a fresh squeezed lemon to the soup, giving it a very fresh and completely different taste!
Name: Marutama Ramen
Address: 2 Chome-11-1 Ryogoku, Sumida, Tokyo
Hours: 11:30-14:30, 17:30-21:00 Closed Sundays
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