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The 5 Best Ramen Places In San Jose

Updated: May 2, 2022

Ready, steady - slurp! These are our favorite ramen bars in San Jose when the need for a bowl of shio hits. We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best ramen in San Jose. Lose yourself in silky hand-pulled noodles and bowls of broth at the ramen restaurants on this list.

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Zero

Asian, West San JoseAsianSan Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Porco Ramen

Asian, $$, North ValleyAsian, $$San Jose, North Valley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    Craving Ramen? Here Are San Jose's Top 5 Options

    Hoodline

Ramen Tenma

Japanese, $, West San JoseJapanese, $San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    Craving Ramen? Here Are San Jose's Top 5 Options

    Hoodline
  • Hoodline

    The 5 best spots to score noodles in San Jose

    Hoodline

Ozu Ramen Kitchen

$$, Downtown$$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Kumako

$$, Downtown$$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Japanese Restaurants in San Jose

    Three Best Rated

How did we curate this list?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 San Jose restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of Hoodline and Three Best Rated. These spots have been featured in Hoodline - The 5 best spots to score noodles in San Jose, Hoodline - Craving Ramen? Here Are San Jose's Top 5 Options and Three Best Rated - Best Japanese Restaurants in San Jose. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Common questions

Zero, Kensho Social, and Ramen One are the highest-rated ramen spots for take-out in San Jose.

Kensho Social and RAMEN OSAKA are the highest-rated ramen spots for a pick-up order in San Jose.

Zero, Kensho Social, and Ramen One are the highest-rated ramen spots to get a quick lunch in San Jose.

Dan Izakaya Restaurant, Ozu Ramen Kitchen, and Enjoy Seoul are the highest-rated ramen spots that are good for groups in San Jose.

Zero, Kensho Social, and Ramen One are the highest-rated late-night spots for ramen in San Jose.

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