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Maru Ichi Japanese Noodle House

368 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1206
+1 650-564-9931
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good58%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“ramen noodles” (3 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
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368 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1206
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2018

The Sunday before Labor Day we decided to have Japanese lunch. We went to Mountan View and there on Castro Street there are quite a few Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese restaurants. We went in to Maru Ichi. Nice place, courteous staff, were seated soon. We ordered...More

Thank Chachan321
Reviewed 27 August 2018

They make their own noodles, and it's obvious when you taste them. Dried noodles get a more rubbery texture, and fresh noodles are just more 'noodley' to me. Anyone who loves fresh Italian pasta knows exactly what I'm talking about. The service is good, location...More

Thank Wes M
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite Ramen places. Very authentic and tasty. Love they have small, add on dishes. Tried the cold noodles this time, it was excellent. Did not disappoint. They only take CASH, so don't forget.

Thank Ellen T
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I'm a regular at Maru Ichi Noodle House. I usually order a zaru soba (cold buckwheat noodles with shrimp and a dipping sauce) with the tilapia kabayaki donburi (tilapia, deboned, butterflied, dipped in a sweet soy sauce marinade, broiled on a grill and served on...More

Thank arbrebleu
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Had the Maru Ramen Special (Tonko Style). Loved it. The place is a bit of a hole in the wall with tight tables. When we went it was packed with lunch guests. Everyone had a giant white bowl in front of them and appeared to...More

Thank 227GregS
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The food were Korean/Japanese, very good. But this place is cash only. There is a city parking garage nearby, which you can park for free.

Thank sun20
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

HOME-MADE noodles for your Ramen! Not only that, but they are the ONLY RAMEN PLACE I’ve found selling Kuro Ramen (brow garlic based, very authentic from Japan), this is my favorite type of Ramen and I highly recommend it. This is so far the best...More

Thank Jesus N
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We have been here many of times for their Ramen noodles. They have combo that comes with noodles and also sides such as gyoza, california rolls or bowls of rice. They also give free kimchi as a side dish and extra roasted garlic. Lines can...More

Thank Boowicked
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here on a Sunday. The restaurant was fully seated but not super busy. Rustic modern Japanese interior; some cute wait staff. We had pork cutlet curry rice (great presentation also tasted good but curry was a bit lumpy), tonkatsu ramen (good al...More

Thank Minnie Y
Reviewed 20 March 2016

I really enjoy the ability to get a ramen combo. I can always take the leftovers to-go for lunch the next day. They are a good value item, especially if ramen or just soup is not quite enough for you. If you have a party...More

Thank BarbaraBurbach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 368 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1206
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-564-9931
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