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The 5 Best Ramen Places Near Castro Valley

Updated: May 2, 2022

Raving about Ramen? Us too! and these are the best Ramen bars in Castro Valley for your next tonkatsu fix. We scoured top sites and incorporated millions of critic and user reviews to find the best ramen in Castro Valley. Lose yourself in silky hand-pulled noodles and bowls of broth at the ramen restaurants on this list.

Find the perfect place

Ramen 101

Asian, $$, Castro ValleyAsian, $$Castro Valley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Shumi Ramen

Asian, $$, Castro ValleyAsian, $$Castro Valley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Kanda Ramen and Bbq

Asian, $$, San LeandroAsian, $$San Leandro, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Angry Ramen

Japanese, $$, San LeandroJapanese, $$San Leandro, Halcyon Foothill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0


$$, San Leandro$$San Leandro, Washington Manor
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Why these restaurants?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 restaurants in Castro Valley, 3104661 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from experts at and more. All with some boam magic. These spots have been featured in . Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.


Shumi Ramen is the highest-rated ramen spot that is good for groups in Castro Valley.

Ramen 101 and Shumi Ramen are the highest-rated ramen spots to get a quick lunch in Castro Valley.

Ramen 101 and Shumi Ramen have outdoor seating and ramen in Castro Valley.

Shumi Ramen is the highest-rated spot for ramen delivery in Castro Valley.

Ramen 101 and Shumi Ramen are the highest-rated ramen spots for dinner in Castro Valley.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair Riesling with prawn laska

    A prawn laska can be tricky to find a white wine pairing for. We would suggest trying Riesling. It will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal thanks to its dry.

  • Enjoy pork belly ramen with Pinot Gris

    To elevate your pork belly ramen experience, we recommend some Pinot Gris to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this white wine balances the broth’s saltiness by softening the intensity.

  • The perfect match for shio ramen

    Experts suggest pairing a shio ramen with a glass of Pilsner, a popular beer.


  • Up for some ramen?

    Are you a fan of ramen? The current record for eating the most ramen is 11 pounds! Do you love ramen enough to beat this record?

  • A tasty first

    ramen noodle was first made in 1900s in the country of China.

  • A 2,996 pounds 1 ounce feast

    2,996 pounds 1 ounce is the record for the biggest noodle soup. We hope people were hungry!

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