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The 8 Best Ramen Places Near Berkeley

Updated: October 6, 2021

Raving about Ramen? Us too! and these are the best Ramen bars in Berkeley for your next tonkatsu fix. We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best ramen in Berkeley. Take in the broth filled with noodles and the most delicious Japanese toppings at the restaurants below.

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Ippudo Berkeley

Asian, $$, BerkeleyAsian, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Zagat

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    Zagat
  • Eater

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    Eater

Alley Kitchens

Japanese, $$, BerkeleyJapanese, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Bears Ramen House

Korean, $, BerkeleyKorean, $Berkeley
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

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Ramen Shop

Asian, $$$, OaklandAsian, $$$Oakland, Rockridge
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5
  • Zagat

    8 Must-Try Ramen Spots in the Bay Area

    Zagat
  • Mcquire.com

    The 15 Essential Ramen Shops in the San Francisco Bay Area

    Mcquire.com

Marufuku Ramen - Oakland

Asian, $$, OaklandAsian, $$Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline

    Superlative Slurps: The 4 Best Spots To Score Ramen In Oakland

    Hoodline
  • Eater

    Where to Eat and Drink in Temescal

    Eater

Shinmai

Japanese, $$, OaklandJapanese, $$Oakland, San Pablo Gateway
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

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    Hoodline
  • Eater

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Izza

Japanese, OaklandJapaneseOakland, Temescal
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Kyoto Ramen

Japanese, El CerritoJapaneseEl Cerrito
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

How did these spots get chosen?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Berkeley. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 restaurants in Berkeley, 3104661 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from experts at Eater and more. All with some boam magic. Don’t bother looking for Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Uptown Oakland, Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Temescal and Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Downtown Berkeleywe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. These ten options are sure to delight.

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