Highly ranked ramen in Hachioji is always dominated by En. No one else even stands a chance.
If gold is out of your reach, why not go for silver? Hirotomi is definitely a contender. Hachioji-style, rich shoyu with a lot of onions, might as well be called Hirotomi-style.
At only 800 yen for the chashumen, this place is a steal.
Check it out a few minutes walk down the tracks, in the opposite direction of En.
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Tokyo, Hachioji-shi, Myojincho 3-11
Closest station: Hachioji