konjiki ramen toronto

Tokyo's famous ramen shop is opening its first downtown Toronto location

If you're more of a hopeless ramen-tic than a lovebird, this February has brought some very exciting news.

Konjiki Ramen, Tokyo's world-famous, Michelin-level shop, is finally opening a downtown location at 41 Elm. They've had a location for about a year now near North York Centre station, their first overseas.

That location is partnered with a Saryo dessert spot in the same space, and for this new spot they'll be partnering with one of Japan's best tempura and tendon brands, Akitmitsu.

Chef Atsushi Yamamoto is also currently working on ramen recipes exclusive to this location.

The current projected soft open for Toronto's newest Konjiki Ramen location is set for sometime in March or April. Fingers crossed the lineups won't be as long as they’ve been in North York and Japan.

Lead photo by

Hector Vasquez


Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in Eat & Drink

Arnold Schwarzenegger surprises staff at Toronto restaurant

Toronto restaurant known for its six course meals has permanently closed

Toronto donut shop demolished after car drives through front window

The top 35 parks for a picnic in Toronto by neighbourhood

33 photos of beloved Toronto restaurants that no longer exist

Toronto restaurant known for its burgers is now selling drinks at the LCBO

Two brothers who moved to Toronto from Syria are now famous for their baklava

Toronto friends start up side hustle making healthy bubble tea that sells out in minutes