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Butao Ramen(Tang Lung Street)

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Asian, Soups
Shop no.4, G/F, V Point, 18 Tang Lung Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, China
+852 3189 1200
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“ramen” (42 reviews)
“noodles” (18 reviews)
“soup” (12 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Asian, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Shop no.4, G/F, V Point, 18 Tang Lung Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We were hanging out for a decent noodle soup and found this place in Causeway Bay. The choice starts out with 6 base options and then you can customize away from the thickness of noodle, to how well they are cooked through to the spice...More

Thank Steven N
Reviewed 18 August 2017

There are lots of ramen shops along the street and Butao is the pioneer. Came here for several times and it has the consistent quality. I love the rich taste of the soup and can able to pick the texture of noodle. Strongly recommended to...More

2  Thank WendyH1713
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Butao is one of the early pioneers of the ramen craze in HK. Although this location isn't as famous as their original location in Central, they still serve excellent ramen.

Thank broy7
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I absolutely loved this dinner. If this if your first time having ramen, I would recommend a 1/5 spice level. Butao Ramen definitely enhanced are trip to Hong Kong. The attached photo is of the Red King ramen dish.

Thank hleisie
Reviewed 16 March 2017

They have moved a few doors down from their previous location but the ramen is still as good, if not,better, as the premises are clean with bright lighting. Ordering is simple - you mark your selections on the order sheet and the ramen will be...More

2  Thank Orator11
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Have visited the one in Central and today the branch in CWB - both excellent. Ordered the Red King and it was spot on. Expect a queue but there's good reason why so many people wait to get a table. Service a bit frosty but...More

Thank romancetraveller84
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I have came here many times and it always seem to be a line. However there are people with one pax only being ignored as they dont go through the line to ask even when there are seats avail. Food is excellent but i feel...More

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 7 January 2017

If you love spicy one, order the red king. I choose spiciness level 2 out of 5 and it's already quite spicy... I don't know what maximum level is so do at your own risk.

Thank RyanS73
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I regularly stop by this little restaurant on the weekends. Have been going for years (not long ago they were in a smaller space in the same street). This new location is larger, more comfortable and I was pleased to see the water filtration system....More

Thank Zephion
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

1 of many ramen restaurants along this small alley, and the "largest" and most brightly lit. they have the usual regular, spicy , black and basil flavors. service is the usual ho-hum in such places

Thank bcheong
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 100 - US$ 150
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop no.4, G/F, V Point, 18 Tang Lung Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
  • Phone Number: +852 3189 1200
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Butao Ramen was founded by Mr. Chandler Tang in 2010. The original shop was situated in Wo On Lane, Central, Hong Kong. Butao aims to provide the most authentic and traditional Japanese Hakata ramen to the ramen goers in Hong Kong.
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