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The 7 Best Ramen Places Near Hayes Valley, San Francisco

Updated: October 6, 2021

Miserable without a bowl of miso ramen? We understand so here are our best ramen bars in Hayes Valley. We did the grind and analyzed the top review sites and food publications to find the best ramen in Hayes Valley. Build your own bowl filled with soup, brisket, seaweed, and more at the restaurants listed below.

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Iza Ramen Lower Haight

Asian, $$, Hayes ValleyAsian, $$San Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

    The Definitive Guide To San Francisco's Best Ramen

    Thrillist
  • Eater

    The Essential Ramen of San Francisco

    Eater

Mangrove Kitchen

Thai, $$, Hayes ValleyThai, $$San Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

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Marufuku Ramen SF

Asian, $$, Lower Pacific HeightsAsian, $$San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

    The Essential Ramen of San Francisco

    Eater
  • Mcquire.com

    The 15 Essential Ramen Shops in the San Francisco Bay Area

    Mcquire.com

Nojo Ramen Tavern

Japanese, $$, Van Ness - Civic CenterJapanese, $$San Francisco, Van Ness - Civic Center
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

    The Definitive Guide To San Francisco's Best Ramen

    Thrillist
  • Eater

    The Essential Ramen of San Francisco

    Eater

Hinodeya Ramen Bar

Japanese, $$, Lower Pacific HeightsJapanese, $$San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

    The Definitive Guide To San Francisco's Best Ramen

    Thrillist
  • Eater

    The Essential Ramen of San Francisco

    Eater

Ramen Yamadaya

Asian, $$, Lower Pacific HeightsAsian, $$San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • SFist

    The 9 Best Ramen Shops In San Francisco (And One In Oakland)

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Umai Ramen House

Japanese, $$, Lower Pacific HeightsJapanese, $$San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 28808 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from SFist, Eater and Thrillist and others were carefully reviewed by boam. The spots that made the cut have been featured in SFist - The 9 Best Ramen Shops In San Francisco (And One In Oakland), Eater - The Essential Ramen of San Francisco and Thrillist - The Definitive Guide To San Francisco's Best Ramen. 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. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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