Daikokuya is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

1. Daikokuya

9.0
327 E 1st St (btwn San Pedro St & Central Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Little Tokyo · 279 tips and reviews

ドーラドーラ: Best ramen and rice bowls!!! The waiting lines are usually longer than Shakespeare's, but it's definitely worth it.

Kenji T.Kenji Tsukamoto: no reservations, gotta put your name on a list. plan on waiting a while. grab some mochi gelato while you wait down the street! My favorite ramen shop in america, worth the wait!

Harout D.Harout Derassoyan: This is the best ramen spot I've tried so far in Los Angeles. I got the daikoku ramen koterri style with a side of fried rice. The broth was amazing and the pork was melting away.

Santouka is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

2. Santouka

8.8
3760 S Centinela Ave (at Venice Blvd), Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · Mar Vista · 98 tips and reviews

Katherine S.Katherine S: delicious authentic ramen and they have a small size perfect for me! love the miso ramen!

Soyoung L.Soyoung Lim: Amazing spicy miso ramen. Best casual ramen joint I've been to!

David H.David Heiser: Great ramen! The pork broth is very rich and flavorful. Reasonably priced and not too long a wait.

Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

3. Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle

9.2
2057 Sawtelle Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · West Los Angeles · 186 tips and reviews

Hau T.Hau Tran: Chashu is fantastic here, the best of any ramen place I've had yet (incl Shinsengumi, Santouka, Yamadaya). I like tsukemen at Yamada-ya better though.

RoyceRoyce: Order the tsukemen ramen, best in LA, and can rival the ones I've tried in Tokyo.

Justin O.Justin Ordoveza: The wait for a seat can be killer. The tsukemen is fantastic the noodles are nice and chewy and the pork is so rich and fatty. Great combo and different than your typical ramen house.

Silver Lake Ramen is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

4. Silver Lake Ramen

9.1
2927 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · Silver Lake · 100 tips and reviews

Anastasia G.Anastasia Giorgiova: Get the spicy Tonkotsu ramen, with chicken, & add tofu, & an egg. I recommend medium, as you can gradually mix chili in the broth & remove the rest once you achieve suitable spiciness for your taste.

Connie C.Connie Chiu: The pork bun is hefty and delicious. Coming from NYC, ramen, the ramen here is on point.

Shivani M.Shivani M: Spicy tonkatsu ramen was delicious. The veggie ramen is good as well!!! I love that their wasn't a crazy line and they were so friendly!

Shin-Sen-Gumi is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

5. Shin-Sen-Gumi

9.1
132 S Central Ave (btwn E 1st & E 2nd St), Los Angeles, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Little Tokyo · 106 tips and reviews

Carolina H.Carolina Haro: An delicious and trendy ramen dinner experience. I got the large. And I finished it!

djcroft™ ®.djcroft™ ®: ...try the soft ramen here...best in downtown LA...:)

Camilla S.Camilla S.: I've tried other ramen joints, and nothing beats Shin-Sen-Gumi. It is a little bit of a wait to be seated, but it's 100% worth it! The service is excellent as is the Hakata ramen!

Tatsu Ramen is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

6. Tatsu Ramen

8.8
7111 Melrose Ave (La Brea), Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · Mid-City West · 69 tips and reviews

Darian L.Darian Lopez: Great service, friendly folks, one of my favorite ramen spots. I kick it old school.

Vance P.Vance Philips: The Bold Ramen is absolutely delicious. That with a ramen burger would be great to split for 2! And if you've never a ramen burger, this is among the best!

Talisa C.Talisa Chang: I liked the soul ramen the best, with an egg. Add some crushed garlic and corn and don't forget to tip.

Ramen Jinya is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

7. Ramen Jinya

8.8
11239 Ventura Blvd Ste 109 (Studio City Plaza), Studio City, CA
Noodle House · Studio City · 86 tips and reviews

Claudine L.Claudine L.: Great broth and melt-in-your-mouth chashu. One of the best ramen houses in So Cal.

bathorybathory: God this place is so good. Spicy chicken ramen (spicy!) with gyoza and salad is the ultimate. Get it to go if they're busy!

Patty G.Patty Gopez: Not a big ramen fan but this place is pretty darn good! The spicy miso ramen is on point and I dream about the Jinya Bun, a symphony of pork belly goodness. Can't go wrong with their sushi either!

Tatsu Ramen is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

8. Tatsu Ramen

8.7
2123 Sawtelle Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · West Los Angeles · 84 tips and reviews

Joshua V.Joshua Villangca: One of the best ramen I've ever tasted! The iPad ordering system they have is the coolest! Also, I love how you can customize your own ramen. :) ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Deborah A.Deborah Abib: Tatsu is my favorite noodles place. The service is normally really fast, and the food is the delicious. I love the traditional and the red ramen. ❤️

Arman A.Arman Afghani: My favorite place to get ramen by far. Get the bold ramen, has a really great flavor!

Daikokuya is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

9. Daikokuya

8.6
2208 Sawtelle Blvd (Olympic), Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · West Los Angeles · 61 tips and reviews

Diana R.Diana Robinson: Definitely my favorite ramen in LA. Try the spicy miso ramen. The coleslaw salad is good too.

Ting K.Ting Kelly: I tried all three ramens. Their tsukemen ramen (dipping ramen) is out of this world. So rich and amazing!

Jastine K.Jastine Kho: If you're not in the mood for ramen, get the shredded pork rice bowl! So so good!!

Robata JINYA is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

10. Robata JINYA

9.0
8050 W 3rd St (at Crescent Heights Blvd.), Los Angeles, CA
Japanese Restaurant · Mid-City West · 77 tips and reviews

nosephnoseph: If you want a ridiculously amazing dinner, take the chef's suggestions and order all the signature dishes - it will succeed in blowing your mind!! Best Ramen I've had to date!

Jason C.Jason Cadreau: Such an amazing place! Try their "Special" ramen (Only a few orders made daily), the salmon skewers, the shrimp toast and the Japanese pumpkin!

Chris L.Chris Laxamana: Best dishes: Yellowtail sashimi w jalapeño citrus soy, the karaage is fantastic, Chashu Pork, Angeleno roll, and any of the Ramen; best Ramen I've ever had! Call ahead to make a reservation!

Men Oh Tokushima Ramen is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

11. Men Oh Tokushima Ramen

8.8
457 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · Little Tokyo · 32 tips and reviews

Alex C.Alex Cho: The next best or even on par with Daikokuya. Nevertheless, forget the long waits at Shin Sen Gumi and Daikokuya! Get the Tokushima ramen and the takoyaki!

Yun D.Yun Ding: Come here if you're craving rich and delicious ramen broth. Their noodles aren't great and their egg is all wrong but the tokushima broth is so good.

Brenda C.Brenda Cheah: Try the Tokushina Ramen -- the broth is really flavorful and delicious.

Ramen Yamadaya is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

12. Ramen Yamadaya

8.4
11172 Washington Blvd (at Commonwealth Ave.), Culver City, CA
Noodle House · West Los Angeles · 64 tips and reviews

Eve L.Eve Landis: Try the yamada ramen with tonkotsu spicy  yum

Midtown Lunch LAMidtown Lunch LA: The Yamadaya Ramen is the way to go... two kinds of delicious pork!

Jesse A.Jesse Albini: Get the ramen (duh) but also get a plate of Kara-age chicken -- it's really good!

Tsujita Annex is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

13. Tsujita Annex

8.8
2050 Sawtelle Blvd (at Mississippi Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · West Los Angeles · 41 tips and reviews

Brad C.Brad C: The ramen here is amazing. You must use the garlic and onikasu (red pepper).

Joseph K.Joseph K: Order the Tsukemen (Dipping-Style Pork Tonkatsu Ramen) with an Extra Egg & Extra Char-Siu. The Big Bowl is quite filling so maybe order the regular size. Add some Onikasu Chilli & 3 Spoons of Garlic👍

Joseph K.Joseph K: Large Tsukemen Pork Ramen Bowl with Extra Char-Siu, pre-dipping sauce, spices & add-ons 🍲☺

Orochon Ramen is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

14. Orochon Ramen

8.1
123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St #303 (at 2nd St.), Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · Little Tokyo · 106 tips and reviews

Zeke F.Zeke Franco: Eat the super spicy ramen (Special #2) and make it on the Orochon Wall of Bravery.

Abel D.Abel Delgado: Miso #4... Delicious! Best ramen i've ever had.

Ian N.Ian Nash: Love their soy sauce based spicy ramen

Chibiscus Asian Cafe & Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Ramen in Los Angeles.

15. Chibiscus Asian Cafe & Restaurant

8.7
7361 W Sunset Blvd (Martel), Los Angeles, CA
Noodle House · 27 tips and reviews

Matt B.Matt Britton: The spicy ramen is amazing. I can't get enough of this broth. Their pork buns are legit and thank god they only give you two...addicting as well.

ShokShok: Hidden gem! Spicy Miso Chicken Ramen + Taro Almond Milk Tea!

Kent C.Kent C: Delicious ramen. Noodles are cooked to perfection and broth is very tasty.