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Udon Maruka Description

Located in the bustling neighborhood of Kanda, Tokyo, Udon Maruka is a hidden gem that specializes in serving delicious udon noodles. This charming restaurant has been recognized as one of the top 100 udon restaurants in Tokyo, making it a must-visit for udon enthusiasts.

What sets Udon Maruka apart from other dining establishments is their dedication to crafting authentic and flavorful udon dishes. The noodles are made in-house using traditional techniques, resulting in a perfect balance of chewiness and tenderness. Whether you prefer your udon served hot or cold, Udon Maruka offers a variety of options to satisfy your cravings.

One of the standout dishes at Udon Maruka is their signature Niku Udon, a hearty bowl of udon noodles topped with tender slices of beef and a rich, savory broth. The combination of the tender meat and the flavorful broth creates a truly satisfying and comforting dining experience. For those looking for a lighter option, the Zaru Udon, served cold with a dipping sauce, is a refreshing choice.

The restaurant itself exudes a cozy and traditional atmosphere, with wooden furnishings and warm lighting. The friendly and attentive staff are always ready to assist you in choosing the perfect udon dish to suit your taste.

If you're a fan of udon noodles or simply looking to explore the rich flavors of Japanese cuisine, Udon Maruka is a must-visit destination. Prepare to indulge in the authentic flavors of udon noodles and experience the true essence of Japanese gastronomy.

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Udon Maruka Overview

Address

1f New Surugadai Building 3-chōme-16-1 Kanda Ogawamachi, Chiyoda City, Tokyo 101-0052

Phone

+81 (0) 3-3294-1320

Access

4 minute walk from Jimbocho Station Exit A5 on Toei Shinjuku Line, Mita Line, and Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line.
7 minute walk from Ochanomizu Station (Ochanomizu Hashiguchi) on JR Chuo-Sobu Line (Local).

Operating Hours

Sun: Closed
Mon: 11:00AM-4:00PM, 5:00PM-7:30PM
Tue: 11:00AM-4:00PM, 5:00PM-7:30PM
Wed: 11:00AM-4:00PM, 5:00PM-7:30PM
Thur: 11:00AM-4:00PM, 5:00PM-7:30PM
Fri: 11:00AM-4:00PM, 5:00PM-7:30PM
Sat: 11:00AM-2:30PM

Payment methods

Cash

Restaurant Features

Take-out Available

Family-friendly

Non-smoking

Wheelchair Accessible

Udon Maruka Reviews

Udon Maruka Google Average Rating

4.3

5

Google
Hands down the best Udon we had in our two-week Japan trip. Affordable, speedy, and absolutely delicious. Arrived 15 minutes before opening, and we were around the 15th group in line. Fortunately, the line moved swiftly, and we got seated in less than 30 minutes. Ordering in line was a bit tricky as the menu was only in Japanese, so heads up for that. Both the Kitsune and Niku Udon and ebi/chicken tempura were fantastic. Noticed an even longer line forming as we left, so keep that in mind.

5

Google
IT IS SOOOOO GOOD!!! Super down to earth and local. Cute and cozy store where everyone just eats and leaves. They take order while you’re in the line so you pretty much get the food a few minutes after you get seated. Most people here get a udon + a tempura (4 kinda for choice), I got the fish cake and it’s absolutely the best I’ve ever had. AND SO AFFORDABLE. Come visit!!!

5

Google
It's definitely top 3 udon in tokyo, super nice udon with awesome soup, good technique of cooking tempura, not too heavy but super soft and tender. It's definitely worth to visit and eat.

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