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Ramen Restaurant and Japanese Restaurant$$$$
Japantown, San Francisco
  • Jany L.
    "Love the karamiso ramen, although its not spicy enough for me hehe"(4 Tips)
    James Y.
    "Get the pork chasu ramen, very satisfying and filling."(4 Tips)
    Carmen I.
    "Karamiso Chashu Ramen"(4 Tips)
    "Get the Sapporo on tap with a frosty mug!"(5 Tips)
88 Tips and reviews
  • ramen
  • Sapporo beer
  • katsu curry
  • good for a quick meal
  • gyoza
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  • Adam M.
    Adam More5 days ago
    Ramen worthy it's current foursquare rating 6.5/10. Not particularly good at all, would only eat if I was desperately craving ramen and didn't have any other choice.
    Upvoted 5 days ago
  • Matt R.
    Matt ReedJuly 8, 2016
    Although the meat here can be hit or miss, their noodles and broth are great. I would recommend going with the Shio Ramen over the more popular Tonkotsu.
  • Eric
    EricMay 27, 2016
    Ramen Ramen Ramen
  • Jason K.
    Jason KarshMay 3, 2016
    Great tonkatsu ramen
  • Sundai S.
    Sundai SunApril 6, 2016
    My favorite place for ramen. Broth is not greasy, but still packed with flavor.
  • Patrick S.
    Patrick SAugust 28, 2015
    Some of the best chicken wings.
  • Vincent L.
    Vincent LauJune 9, 2015
    The spicy miso ramen is delicious!
  • Diana A.
    Diana ArzMay 26, 2015
    Great traditional ramen.
  • Michael L.
    Michael LucasFebruary 16, 2015
    Best selection of authentic Japanese ramen in SF.
  • Derek .
    Derek 🐐🐙February 6, 2015
    Okay ramen, with all the fixings. The tonkotsu broth is very underwhelming
  • S_J L.
    S_J LJanuary 31, 2015
    karamiso chashu ramen is good! curry katsu is also tasty :) great lunch spot with friends.
  • Solario
    SolarioJanuary 22, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Great traditional, no-frills ramen. Ice ice ice cold Sapporo and Kirin on tap. Cheap happy hour beers.
  • Carmen I.
    Carmen IbarraDecember 22, 2014
    Miso Chashu Ramen had great flavor... Better than Karamiso Chashu Ramen (spicy one). Avoided sushi because of low health inspection score.
  • Reed J.
    Reed JonesNovember 29, 2014
    Don't tell everyone you but this place is really tasty.
  • Benjy W.
    Benjy WeinbergerOctober 2, 2014
    Add chicken karaage to your ramen soup for an extra protein kick.
  • Jason K.
    Jason KonenSeptember 17, 2014
    Try their curry, very good.
  • H K.
    H KSeptember 6, 2014
    Get karamiso chasu ramen. It's on the small side so get the extra chasu version for dinner.
  • Sriram K.
    Sriram KrishnanAugust 25, 2014
    The fried pumpkin appetizer is grand. We ordered it twice!
  • Meow
    MeowAugust 23, 2014
    Tonkatsu curry 😚
  • Julia W.
    Julia WinderJuly 13, 2014
    Good vegetarian ramen and fun staff!
  • Mike O.
    Mike OnoratoJune 23, 2014
    5-piece nigiri appetizer and shoyu ramen with extra pork
  • Li S.
    Li ShaMay 27, 2014
    Ramen is better in nyc. We got David Chang
  • John W.
    John WilliamsApril 21, 2014
    Great food. My friends and I went there after the Cherry Blossom Festival Parade.
  • Thanh
    ThanhJanuary 1, 2014
    Go for the karimiso chasu ramen. Noodles cooked to perfection!
  • Natasha R.
    Natasha RooneyDecember 28, 2013
    Nummy karimisu chashu ramen!
  • Chris C.
    Chris CastleDecember 10, 2013
    Shoyu ramen is excellent!
  • Kyle M.
    Kyle MeyerNovember 28, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Terrible ambiance, but the spicy miso ramen is class. Grab some dinner here after checking out Japantown or before catching a movie at Sundance Kabuki.
  • Jessica C.
    Jessica ChiangNovember 9, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Mouse sighting by the big party tables! Put this one on the no go mouse restaurant list. :(
  • Jessica C.
    Jessica ChiangNovember 9, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    They changed the menu and raised the prices! $7 for 7 gyoza, no sausage, and a long list of Americanized sushi rolls. Whaaa??? Ramen menu hasn't changed much at least.
  • Anthony C.
    Anthony CritelliAugust 4, 2013
    Enjoy a Sapporo and a fantastic bowl of ramen served by the friendly staff.
  • Vianti Kandi
    Vianti KandiJuly 21, 2013
    Why oh why i didnt come here to read the review & to get Karamiso 😞. Kyushu was sooo bland... 😭😭
  • Bkwm J.
    Bkwm JJuly 8, 2013
    Pork flavor soup ramen, not bad. Sad they don't have soft boiled eggs (the waitress said most non-Japanese people don't like it, how is that possible? 😤)
  • Bkwm J.
    Bkwm JJuly 8, 2013
    Grilled squid legs, pretty good! 😋
  • Bkwm J.
    Bkwm JJuly 8, 2013
    Salmon & hamachi sashimi
  • Anna M.
    Anna MacLachlanMay 6, 2013
    Amazing ramen, and huge portions. Be sure to bring a to-go container if you want to take your leftovers, as they don't have their own to-go containers!
  • Kyle M.
    Kyle MeyerApril 30, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Best gyoza.
  • Sefi K.
    Sefi KeiniApril 6, 2013
    Admittedly there isn't a huge selection, but this is probably the best ramen in SF
  • Kristina P.
    Kristina ProctorMarch 31, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Karamiso Ramen is the best! (spicy!) Another favorite is the Won Ton Ramen.
  • Andrew 🚢 W.
    Andrew 🚢 WongMarch 17, 2013
    Don't get the Kyushu ramen. Literally tasted like a bowl of salt and mediocre noodles. Gyozas were good though.
  • Bart A.
    Bart AgapinanJanuary 27, 2013
    You can get vegetarian broth in your ramen.
  • Neil E.
    Neil EligadoJanuary 14, 2013
    Try the Miso-Ramen - Great broth and a full bowl. I'll be back for more #ramen!
  • Aaron B.
    Aaron BlumenthalDecember 22, 2012
    Avoid making "miso sorry" jokes. Just... just don't do it.
  • Karen K.
    Karen KayfetzDecember 12, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Add karage to your ramen! It's very well done here, not too much breading.
  • Billy S.
    Billy SountornsornDecember 2, 2012
    Karamiso is good but not the best
  • Shayne S.
    Shayne SueyasuOctober 12, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the Ankake Ramen.
  • Haley S.
    Haley SmithAugust 21, 2012
    Great spot for dinner before a show at The Fillmore.
  • Brady
    BradyJuly 4, 2012
    Get the Sapporo on tap with a frosty mug!
  • Nisha M.
    Nisha MenezesJune 21, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Ja Ja Men is always the way to go!
  • Fuyu
    FuyuJune 17, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    $15 minimum credit ccard charge.
  • Kameron K.
    Kameron KMay 9, 2012
    Always get chashu with your ramen
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