5 Must Try Menu Recommendations at Ikkudo Ichi
If you’re a fan of Japanese cuisine, “ramen” is surely not unfamiliar to you. “Ramen” is a Japanese noodle soup consisting of Chinese-style noodles in a delicious, warm fish or meat-based broth. For many people, ramen is the definition of comfort food. If you find yourself craving ramen in Jakarta during this rainy weather, not to worry. Jakarta has many ramen bars and restaurants, and one of the most well-known ones is none other than Ikkudo Ichi! Ikkudo Ichi is said to be the first ramen restaurant in Indonesia, they offer a variety of ramen options in their menu. At Ikkudo Ichi, you can customize your ramen, from noodle type, flavour strength, to the richness, so your satisfaction is guaranteed. Plus, they’re halal-certified. Hence, you can be sure your food will have no pork and no lard. Trying their ramen for the first time? Flokq has some menu recommendations at Ikkudo Ichi for you!
1. Tori Signature Ramen
First on Flokq’s menu recommendations at Ikkudo Ichi is their Tori Signature Ramen! As per their name, it is the signature and best-selling dish on their menu. This menu is suitable for all, whether you’re a ramen newbie or connoisseur. Tori Signature Ramen comes with Ikkudo Ichi’s customizable ramen noodles and features their delicious chicken broth, chicken chasu, kikurage, a boiled egg for extra protein, and scallions. For those who aren’t a fan of spices, this dish will give you satisfaction from its savoury goodness! We at Flokq recommend this menu, especially for those who want to try Ikkudo Ichi for the first time. You will be coming back for more!
Price: (S) Rp42.000, (R) Rp58.000
2. Tori Curry Ramen
Calling all curry lovers! Our second choice for our menu recommendations at Ikkudo Ichi is Tori Curry Ramen. If you have a preference for Indian curry, we strongly recommend this dish. This dish combines the lovely taste of the Japanese chicken ramen and Ikkudo Ichi’s homemade curry. The curry’s texture is thinner and smoother, the flavour more vibrant. Like Tori Signature Ramen, this menu also features chicken chasu, kikurage, a boiled egg, and scallions. This dish also comes in a small portion and a regular portion, so you won’t have to worry about being too full or not full enough.
Price: (S) Rp48.000, (R) Rp64.000
3. Tori Tan-Tan Ramen
Tori Tan-Tan Ramen is for those who are spice enthusiasts. What is Tori Tan Tan Ramen, you may ask? Tori Tan-Tan Ramen is another one of Ikkudo Ichi’s chicken ramen, but it also features their special secret spicy sauce. They also have chicken chasu, kikurage, a boiled egg, and scallions like other ramen options in Ikkudo Ichi. Many Ikkudo Ichi customers are fans of Tori Tan-Tan Ramen for the “kick” it gives to their tastebuds. Hence, Flokq couldn’t possibly have a list of menu recommendations at Ikkudo Ichi without featuring Tori Tan-Tan Ramen! We assure you; every bite will be filled with satisfaction.
Price: (S) Rp50.000, (R) Rp65.000
4. Tori Katsu Oyakodon
If you’re not in the mood for ramen when you’re visiting Ikkudo Ichi with your family or friends, don’t worry. They’ve got plenty of non-ramen options, but we recommend you to try their Tori Katsu Oyakodon. This Japanese dish is perfect for Indonesians who don’t feel full enough without rice in their meal. Plus, it’s also a kid-friendly dish; there’s no spiciness in Tori Katsu Oyakodon, only savoury goodness. It features breaded chicken cutlets and is served with scrambled egg, onion, and rice. Tori Katsu Oyakodon is also served on a hot plate. So, every sizzling bite of this meal will surely be delicious!
5. Truffle Caviar Tori Ramen
Last but not least on our menu recommendations at Ikkudo Ichi is their Truffle Caviar Tori Ramen! If you’ve just received your paycheck, or you’re feeling fancy, this menu is the perfect dinner to treat yourself. This is one of the latest menus at Ikkudo Ichi. Featuring chicken ramen like many of their other dishes, this menu is unique for their “umami” truffle soup. “Umami” means the essence of deliciousness in Japanese, and the taste is often described as both savoury and meaty. For the taste, you won’t have to worry; this dish is as good as it looks and sounds! They also feature caviar other than chicken chasu, kikurage, a boiled egg, and scallions. Yum!
Ah, aren’t these dishes just looking heavenly? Even if you are new to ramen or Japanese cuisine in general, we strongly recommend you to come to your nearest Ikkudo Ichi branch and enjoy a meal (or two) there. If you’re overwhelmed by the choices in their menu, you can just pick one from this menu recommendation! Have fun!