Soba

Stand and slurp at Tokyo's railway noodle bars

Stand and slurp at Tokyo's railway noodle bars

To slurp or not to slurp -- that definitely isn't the question when you're sucking it up like a local
Old-fashioned eats: Japan's soul food

Old-fashioned eats: Japan's soul food

The time-tested classics that built a nation and where to try them for yourself
Narutomi

Narutomi

100 percent buckwheat noodles with a range of seasonal tempura
Honmura An

Honmura An

From soba sushi rolls to soba gnocchi, Honmura An doesn't just serve a bowl of buckwheat noodles
Edo Soba Hosokawa

Edo Soba Hosokawa

Firm, chewy noodles with a smoky dipping sauce

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