A popular ramen shop that taps into all the flavors of the chicken
Toritani is a 15-minute walk from the Hankyu Railway’s Saiin Station.
It’s known for its delicious Ramen, which uses non-additive chicken. Toritani, whose owner previously worked for another famous Japanese restaurant, serves ramen that are the results of improvement after improvement; just the smell of the soup is enough to let you known that it’s better than most other ramen. The soup has just the right amount of chickeney flavor, with char siu that has a mouthfeel that can’t be found anywhere else; it’s no wonder that, since its 2014 opening, Toritani has become so popular, with the long lines to prove it. Inside, the store has the plain wooden interior and relaxed atmosphere of a classic Japanese restaurant. The service is polite, yet friendly, with smiles on both the staff and customers a frequent sight. Due to its popularity, it attracts customers from all walks of life, from tourists to locals.