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Ramen Nakamura

2141 Kalakaua Ave Ste 1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2320
+1 808-922-7960
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“oxtail” (48 reviews)
“ramen” (219 reviews)
“fried rice” (68 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:30All hours
Japanese, Asian, Soups
2141 Kalakaua Ave Ste 1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2320
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We we seated quickly and served straightaway. Shoyu ramen was full,of flavour and the noodles had a great bite but didnt leave that distinctive sticky mouthfeel you normally get. The spicy ramen was also full of flavour. I think the ladies serving were a bit...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family Had a delicious meal. Had the spicy ramen and dumplings. Yummy. We went twice. A little pricey though.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Ramen in the Japanese style. This place is always jammed. Don't expect a party of five to be able to sit together.

Thank LigierGitan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lines either mean way way good or way way hyped. Suspect nakamura is both. Usually a line out the door for the 30 or so seats crowded in horseshoe shape around a bar. Mostly tourists due to its location. Kinda modern decor-look but ya know...More

Thank SanMo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is very good ramen and not waiting. The pepper is so spicy and good. The place is convenient in the business strêet. Good place for lunch, dinner

Thank DrHuu
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My never ending quest to try ramen from different shops continues! Before I try any ramen shop, I study the menu and look at the pictures as if I were going to be tested on it lol. I just like to be prepared and don't...More

Thank MauiWorldTravelers
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Incredible broth and the ramen noodles were fresh, had the oxtail ramen and spicy ramen and they were both spectacular. Couldn't stop thinking about it for days.

Thank Vivian E
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This place should be on everyone's to go list. The place is not terribly large but the bowls are! Share a bowl with a loved one but beware!! You will be eyeing their spoonfuls as you get closer to the bottom. My teen loved the...More

Thank heather f
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Had high hopes for this place as the place is always packed, unfortunately the ramen was way below average. It had so much MSG in it that we had to drink 4 cups of water after. I ordered mine with eggs, as traditionally ramen comes...More

Thank Katarina_akf
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Inconspicuously nestled in the bustle of Waikiki's shopping district, Ramen Nakamura offers a really great range of options from the traditional Pork Tonkotsu to the house speciality, Oxtail. Sadly, I'm a reviling coward and when I caught a glimpse of the rather palpable cross-section of...More

Thank manndras
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2141 Kalakaua Ave Ste 1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2320
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-922-7960
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