Monday, February 15, 2016

江武里 (Eburi in Asakusa)

麺屋 江武里

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I probably never would have come to this spot, out in Asakusa, if it was for it being part of #tokyoextra. What's #tokyoextra you ask? It's a goofy TV show I've been doing with AKB48 members lately. You should check it out, subscribe, and leave comments telling them to renew me for another 50 or so episodes!



Well, the theme this time was curry ramen.

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Eburi serves a whole range of bowls. Shoyu, thick gyokai tsukemen, random limited bowls, as well as the curry, which is only served from 1:00pm. It's the yellow line on the ticket machine, should you choose to follow your favorite AKB48 idol on her culinary exploits.

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Solid.

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The shop's dashi is mixed with a Japanese-style curry soup. Nothing too intense, just light spices and light umami flavors. This one was excellent with an onsen tamago, lightly poached egg, as a topping.

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Located very close to the touristy part of town.

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Map of 2 Chome-4-1 Kaminarimon, Taitō-ku, Tōkyō-to 111-0034

東京都台東区雷門2-4-1
Tokyo, Taito-ku, Kaminarimon 2-4-1
Closest station: Asakusa

Open 11:00-15:00, 17:30-21:00