Ramen

Koya City: credit Steven Joyce

Latest opening: Koya City

By Stefan Chomka

The follow up to the Soho-based udon noodle specialist restaurant has opened in the City, and it's a slick affair.

Shoryu Tak Tokumine

Shoryu's Tak Tokumine on souping up his ramen business

By Joe Lutrario

Tak Tokumine opened his first restaurant in 1980 within the Brewer Street building that now houses Mark Hix’s Soho flagship. Located below his Japanese grocer and bookshop, it was to be as inauspicious a debut as they come. 

Business Profile: Tonkotsu restaurant

Ramen revolutionaries

By Mel Flaherty

Tonkotsu's Emma Reynolds and Ken Yamada are behind London's ramen revolution

Team behind Tonkotsu to launch Anzu restaurant

Team behind Tonkotsu to launch Anzu restaurant

By Hannah Thompson

Anzu, a new Asian-Japanese-style restaurant from the team behind the ramen group Tonkotsu, is to open this month in the capital’s new £400m St James’s Market development.

Ippudo will open its first UK restaurant

Ippudo to open first UK restaurant

By Carina Perkins

Japanese ramen chain Ippudo has revealed plans to open its first UK restaurant in central London next month.

The 55-cover Shoryu Kingly Court restaurant will open next to Whyte & Brown next month

Shoryu snaps up third site

By Luke Nicholls

The Japan Centre Group is continuing its expansion of restaurants in London with a third site for its Shoryu Ramen concept opening in the West End next month.