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Kintaro Lamen

24 rue Saint Augustin, 75002 Paris, France (Opéra)
+33147421314
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Ranked #764 of 12,461 restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $29
Cuisines: Japanese
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Opéra
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88% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Paris, France
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

there are many ramen shop in Paris, you know many Japanese are very disappointed about the taste. I came here once and I was so disappointed about Ramen. and the fact so much people coming and even making queue, it is shameful to introduce such a Japanese cuisine and then foreign people believe this is the real Japanese cuisine.I know... More

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Mantova
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Fantastic japanese food (ramen, udon, gyoza, ...), fast service, cheap and close to the Opera metro station. Next time in Paris I will return there!

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Paris, France
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I understand why this restaurant got its certificate of excellence. good value/ good service. i don't know if i would wait in a long line for this restaurant but fortunately i did not have to find out. i ordered the salmon dish for lunch -even though it was busy the service was efficient and patient and the food was fresh... More

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Calgary, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We were very surprised how tasty the food was. Great flavour and reasonable prices. Where they lose that last point is in their atmosphere, or lack thereof. If this isn't as important to you and you just want a good quality Japanese meal, then definitely give Kintaro Lamen a go. It can be quite busy, so you can expect shared,... More

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Kennewick, WA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

There must be a shortage of decent ramen in Paris for this to get such a high rating. I wish I had done more research than the TA reviews on this place. We had the ramen with the pork belly. It hardly had any depth of flavor. All I could taste was watery soy broth and ramen noodle that was... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

The food was amazing, best meal for my third day in Paris!! I ordered the beef with cabbage and my friend ordered spicy pork ramen so good!!

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

If we had walked down this street and seen this restaurant, we would have walked straight on - and missed something of a treat. However, we had decided to eat here based on fellow critics of Tripadvisor. As is is, we were delighted to be sitting at a long table (perhaps twenty people) and choosing such fresh dishes. For anyone... More

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Malmo, Sweden
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We went there with my wife and our two kids. We took ramen, yokisoba and gyoza. The little one (5) is very picky with the food but he ate of everything. Really good food and nice croudy atmosphere.

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Paris, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We've all been there, the rich food is great but you just need something else for a change of pace. Great food, comforting, and just de-lish.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Last time was in Paris, my friends kept insisting going to Japanese area and we found this restaurant by chance. The queue was so long and we almost gave up. However, we all knew that the longer you have to wait, the better and the more authentic the food is. We were not disappointed. I had spicy beef curry over... More

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