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Udon Born

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El Born / La Ribera
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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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Takeout
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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    Excellent
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    Very good
  • 42
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 18
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Decent Food At A Good Price

A good experience overall, restaurant clean and comfortable, our waitress was very pleasant, quick and efficient, and the food was quick to arrive and perfectly enjoyable. Good value, portions not huge but overall a big tick for this place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
Marie R
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Large groups
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

After three weeks in Spain I needed a change in flavours so decided to give this place a go for dinner. I ordered the beef udon noodles. The dish was relatively tasty but for €9.95 I felt the portion was extremely small. There were only about 8 tiny strips of beef, and I felt the size of the dish was... More 

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

Dear op9876, First of all, thank you very much for giving us an opportunity and visit our first restaurant in Barcelona. We are happy that you have enjoyed our menu of noodles and izakayas and we want to guarantee that we always offer the same quantity of noodles in every dish (200gr), includding the photos of our carte. We are... More 

London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

A good experience overall, restaurant clean and comfortable, our waitress was very pleasant, quick and efficient, and the food was quick to arrive and perfectly enjoyable. Good value, portions not huge but overall a big tick for this place.

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

Thank you Marie, We are very happy that you have visited us and enjoyed the experience. There is no better compliment for us. We hope that you will visit us again on your next trip to Spain. Best regards, UDON Team More 

2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Got my phone stolen at this restaurant. They don't bother to keep out beggars who are actually there to take anything they can get their hands on. Just don't even consider this place.

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

Dear Richard, First of all, thank you for the visit. We are sorry that your phone was stolen and we are going to check it with our team, because this is the first time that this incident happens in our restaurant. We want to contact with you to know more details of your visit, could you please write us an... More 

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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We chose to eat here as our thirteen year old is a big wagamama (Japanese chain restaurant) fan in the UK and it looked very similar. Smaller but layout with benches, ambience and very similar menu. It was ok, pluses were not very expensive, quick service and included plenty of vegetables which we were pleased to see. We had a... More 

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

Dear Ruth, First of all, thank you very much for giving us an opportunity and for sharing your experience at that platform. We are happy that you have enjoyed the visit and our menu of noodles, ramen and izakayas. We hope that you will visit us again on your next trip to Spain. Best regards, UDON Team. More 

Florence, Alabama
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

My husband and I have been looking what seems like forever for a place to eat some traditional ramen. We stumbled upon this restaurant in Barcelona after visiting the Picasso Museum and we are so happy we went in! My husband ordered the chicken ramen and I ordered the miso ramen, and they were both delicious. It hit the spot... More 

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

Thank you Shelby H! We are happy that you finally foud us and enjoyed our menu of ramen dishes. We hope that you will visit us again on your next trip to Spain. Best regards, UDON Team. More 

Houston, Texas
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We had dined at the harbor and completely disappointed at the food. The Thai rice noodle with seafood tasted like leftover food, shrimp was obviously not fresh. Chicken in Udon noodle was so dry and tough. Will not eat there again!

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

Dear BlueSea97, First of all, thank you for the visit and for sharing your experience at UDON. We are sorry that you did not enjoy the visit and we will thank you if you give us more information about your experience. Could you please write us an email to customercare@udon.es? We promise to read it and check your experience with... More 

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58 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

OK, let's start with the good stuff. The seaweed salad. Decent portion, decent quality. Tasted well. Not bad at all. The rest: yikes. Overcooked, mushy noodles, no salt, no taste. Just yukk. Sorry. This must have been the worst food ever.

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

Thanks for visiting us and sharing your experience JoelAndoetoe. We are sorry that you didn't enjoy it at all and we will be very thankful if you send us more details. We promise that we are going to check it with our team and we are going to improve with your experience. Best regards, UDON Team More 

Barcelona, Spain
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I had dinner there 3 times as, not just because I like Asian food but also they have good background music and lovely staff. The noodles were a bit greasy and the menu is a bit limited if you want non spicy vegetarian

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

Thanks for visit us three times and for comment your experience, We are very happy that you have enjoyed the place, the service and our food too. For us this is the best compliment and we are going to continue working hard to preserve this kind of experience in every visit. Best regards, UDON team More 

Galway, Ireland
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We fancied a change from tapas, so gave this place a try. Starters were very good - tasty dumplings but mains were rather sparse. Don't go too hungry!

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

Thanks for visit us and share your impressions, We are happy that you've enjoyed our menu of noodles and our dumplings. We hope to see you again on your next visit to Barcelona. Best regards, UDON team. More 

Bucharest, Romania
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 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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Additional Information about Udon Born

Address: Princesa, 23, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number: +34 933 10 59 69
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Born / La Ribera
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
Average Prices: USD 16 - 25
Cuisine: Japanese, Noodle, Asian, Fusion

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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 16 - 25
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Noodle, Asian, Fusion

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Large groups

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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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El Born / La Ribera
The labyrinth that is El Born becomes most apparent the moment you turn down one of its side streets. But this is one of the few labyrinths you might actually enjoy losing your way in. After all, there are few places that live and breathe such exciting energy regardless of the time of day. This neighborhood seamlessly transcends the old and new parts of the city, reflected in its vast array of restaurants ranging from fancy Michelin-star establishments to trendy fusion restaurants. Here you'll find historical and cultural attractions such as the popular Picasso Museum and the Gothic cathedral La Santa Maria del Mar, where you just might be able to catch a traditional Catalan wedding.
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