Restaurants

Ramen in Kitakata

Kōhei

This simple, super-friendly noodle joint has been in the family for decades. Its secret soy-based shikkoku (jet black) ramen, for which it's famed, is rich and soupy. Look for the red awning: it's on a side street n…
Ramen in Kitakata

Genraiken

There are only so many bowls of ramen one can eat in a day, so best to eat them at the oldest and most well-known ramen joint in town. Find it one block north and one block east of the train station, with a red faca…