Hanamaru udon is one of Japan’s biggest Udon franchise chain restaurants. Hanamaru, Inc was founded in 2001 in Takamatsu, Japan (Kagawa Prefecture). This region was famous for being the home of Sanuki Udon. Apr 1, 2016, there were a total number of 375 Hanamaru chain restaurants. Hanamaru Udon is like a fast food chain for Udon noodles.
They are inexpensive and incredibly tasty. The noodles are made fresh and you have a choice of a variety of toppings to put on your udon. You can choose from a variety of deep fried options such as fish and vegetable tempura. You can also order menu options with toppings as well (see photo below)There are also seasonal menu options as well. The fast service might just blow your mind. It can take as little as 10 seconds for your bowl of udon to be assembled.