IPPUDO was founded in 1985 in Japan’s ramen capital of Hakata by Shigemi Kawahara, the internationally renowned Ramen King and founder of IPPUDO, which encompasses some of Japan’s finest restaurants.
There are over 80 IPPUDO restaurants in Japan, and more than 40 globally in New York, Sydney, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taipei, Seoul, Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Beijing, Chendu, Manila, Jakarta London and Bangkok.
IPPUDO has become the most popular ramen restaurant over the years. Kawahara was crowned Ramen King in 2005 and holds a place in the Ramen Hall of Fame after winning the championship 3 times consecutively between 1997-2000 on “TV Champion Ramen Chef” a reputable Japanese television show produced by TV Tokyo.
“To continuously innovate to remain true”
IPPUDO ramen is fuelled with innovation. With ramen of the highest quality, hospitable service with attention to detail and unique ambience, IPPUDO aims to create an exquisite and delightful ramen dining experience for its customers throughout the world.