$110 a Bowl?

I enjoy a good bowl of ramen as much as the next guy, but $110 a bowl? Only if you’re buying. You can buy your $110 a bowl ramen at the Fujimaki Gekijyo restaurant in Tokyo, and according to the story, you will be able to get them at the Los Angeles restaurant they plan to open.

The “Five-Taste Blend Imperial Noodles” offered at Tokyo’s Fujimaki Gekijyo restaurant is ultimately just a bowl of soup and noodles, albeit an expensive one, especially as Japan’s economy slowly recovers from its worst recession since World War Two.

But owner Shoichi Fujimaki said it’s the soup, and the more than 20 ingredients used to make it, that elevated the dish from street food into five-star cuisine, with the price tag to match.

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