Restaurants

Top Choice Ramen in Sapporo

Menya Saimi

Sapporo takes its ramen very seriously and Saimi is oft-voted the best ramen shop in the city (and sometimes the country) – and it's not overrated. You will have to queue, which is annoying, but you will be rewarded…
Sushi in Sapporo

Sushi-no-uo-masa

This is something special: sushi for breakfast out at the fish market. It takes an effort to get here, but the sushi is excellent and you can wander around the market before and after eating. Sushi-no-uo-masa is sma…
Ramen in Sapporo

Ramen Yokochō

This famous alleyway in the Susukino entertainment district is crammed with ramen shops, including branches of several venerable Hokkaidō shops. It's been around since 1952, and is keen to distinguish itself from al…
Ramen in Sapporo

Ramen Kyōwakoku

An easy option for a bite to eat in the train station, Ramen Kyōwakoku is a collection of ramen shops from all over Hokkaidō. It's all here: Sapporo miso ramen, Asahikawa shōyu (soy sauce) ramen and Hakodate shio (s…
Yakitori in Sapporo

Kushidori

Sapporo's ubiquitous budget yakitori (grilled chicken skewers) chain is handy in a pinch, especially if you find yourself hungry outside of regular meal hours. This branch is just north of Sapporo Station, but you c…