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Udon Born

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El Born / La Ribera
Asian, Japanese, Noodle, Asian fusion
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Princesa, 23, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 10 59 69
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12:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Welcome to Udon Noodle Bar, where noodles are fun!We are specialized in...
Welcome to Udon Noodle Bar, where noodles are fun!We are specialized in Noodles, but we also make delicious side dishes, rices, salads and home made desserts.Udon is based on the concept of "casual food", which combines fast-food, speed and an affordable price policy using quality raw materials and traditional Asian cuisine.
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Good for:
Large groups
Dining on a budget
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Takeout
Late Night
Dessert

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Visitor rating
  • 44
    Excellent
  • 53
    Very good
  • 38
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely place - poor taste

Liked the location the instant I saw it. Friendly staff, clean and people inside at 22.00 on a Sunday. Good vibe. Ordered Tampopo Ramen and wanted something with tofu. They were out of tofu. Sad. Been to Japan. Tasted ramen. Here the taste of the ramen was of just add water pre made soup. Sorry... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 15, 2015
610vladv
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Bucharest, Romania
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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162 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Bucharest, Romania
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Liked the location the instant I saw it. Friendly staff, clean and people inside at 22.00 on a Sunday. Good vibe. Ordered Tampopo Ramen and wanted something with tofu. They were out of tofu. Sad. Been to Japan. Tasted ramen. Here the taste of the ramen was of just add water pre made soup. Sorry for the negative review for... More 

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Gracias por visitarnos 610vladv, Nos alegra que te gustara nuestro equipo y ubicación, sin duda agradecemos tus comentarios y entendemos... More 

Istanbul, Turkey
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

went there on a cold day and found the warm soup delicious. The service was slow, but the waitress was all alone and kept letting us know she hadn't forgotten about us. The price was okay, maybe a bit expensive - 11E for each soup and 2.25 for hot tea. Overall, happy with the quality.

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Gracias por visitarnos y compartir tu experiencia rhmcdonald, Nos alegra que disfrutaras nuestra carta de caldos, ideales para este gélido... More 

Barcelona
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I went there with a group of friends and we were all very disappointed. The food was very little for the prize, there was almost no meat included in the soups we had and it was almost cold when we got it. Also it took them forever to serve us. All in all I cannot recommend going there. There are... More 

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Buenas tardes Achim, Desde UDON queremos darte las gracias por venir y por compartir tu experiencia. Sentimos que no fuera... More 

Bronx, New York
Top Contributor
354 reviews 354 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
230 helpful votes 230 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

This time of the year the weather in Barcelona is a bit unpredictable, so after a while you long for some soup to warm you up. Much to my surprise at the corner near the Picasso was a wonderful clean modern chain restaurant called Udon Born. The service is excellent and the menu is varied with traditional Japanese dishes and... More 

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UDON_N00dle_Bar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Udon Born, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your words Gregg, We're so glad that you've enjoyed the visit to UDON. And we hope that you'll come back in your next visit to Barcelona. See you soon, UDON's team More 

Lausanne, Switzerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Expensive, very small portion, my son having ramen, was not ramen, is thin rice noodles, same as 'pad thai' or 'ho fan' in Chinese, very small portion for 13 euro, have to buy sandwich for my son after that. Don't try the sushi, is roll with noodles instead of rice, Deco & concept very good, but not the authentic Japanese... More 

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UDON_N00dle_Bar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Udon Born, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and for your review Papalim, We are sorry about you didn't enjoyed the UDON experience. We are going to check your comments and we will work hard to improve our quality and service. Best, UDON Team More 

Barcelona, Spain
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

This place is awful. Miso ramen is made with miso soup and plastic noodles. One would have thought they new about real Japanese stock for ramen, but clearly not. If you want good ramen in Barcelona there is only one authentic place on Cl Girona. Nothing to do with me, but great ramen!

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Buenas tardes Yubitzume, Desde UDON queremos darte las gracias por tu visita y por tu reseña. Lamentamos que no tuvieras... More 

Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Cheap fake solutions, bad taste, too fat for Japanese! Waiter playing with phone during busy hours and brings wrong dish.

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Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Delicious food, nice service, good location and low prices! Definitely a restaurant to recommend! Herman&Tora Visited oct 2013

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Buenas tardes Herman H, Desde UDON queremos darte las gracias por dedicar un minuto de tu tiempo a publicar tu... More 

London, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Give this a skip. I only went because my system could no longer take the wheat based food and more tasteless paela. Insult to Japanese cuisiene. Took forever for food to arrive. Waitress was nes but pleasant, the older one was not. I'm East Asian. A SPANISH COUPLE IN TNE NEXT TABLE SPOKE RUDELY ABOUT ME.

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Buenas tardes, Desde UDON queremos agradecerte tu visita y la sinceridad de tu comentario. Nuestro objetivo es continuar creciendo y... More 

Barcelona, Spain
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

The food is great, they have wonderful vegan options like veggie gyoza, tofu skewers and a few rice and noodles dishes that taste just great! The waiters are very professional, very welcoming and extremely efficient. No doubt about it, I'll keep coming back over and over again.

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Muchas gracias por tu valoración Eva C, Nos alegra que disfrutaras de tu visita a UDON y esperamos volver a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Princesa, 23, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Born / La Ribera
  • Neighborhood: El Born / La Ribera
  • Phone Number: +34 933 10 59 69

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 17 - 23
  • Cuisine: Asian, Japanese, Noodle, Asian fusion

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget

Description

Welcome to Udon Noodle Bar, where noodles are fun!We are specialized in Noodles, but we also make delicious side dishes, rices, salads and home made desserts.Udon is based on the concept of "casual food", which combines fast-food, speed and an affordable price policy using quality raw materials and traditional Asian cuisine.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?