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Kahoo Ramen

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Japanese, Noodle Shop
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4330 Moorpark Avenue, San Jose, CA 95129
408-255-8244
Today
11:15 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:15 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:15 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Satisfying ramen, nice atmosphere

I stopped by for a quick dinner this week, as Kahoo Ramen was the last of three ramen places I wanted to try out near my haircut place. Tasty ramen with very nice ingredients, but the broth was a tad oily for my taste, and the noodles were just vehicles, not very noteworthy. Guess I've been spoiled... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 2, 2015
Georg R
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Watsonville, California
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11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Watsonville, California
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I stopped by for a quick dinner this week, as Kahoo Ramen was the last of three ramen places I wanted to try out near my haircut place. Tasty ramen with very nice ingredients, but the broth was a tad oily for my taste, and the noodles were just vehicles, not very noteworthy. Guess I've been spoiled by my favorite... More 

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I read about this place in the KQED Bay Area Bites as a top 10 favorite ramen shops in the area. It is a tiny little restaurant but the lines and the kitchen move fast even on a Saturday night. It is family-friendly. I ordered the Kokumaru shoyu, the miso bowl (for the kiddo), and the very small rice pork... More 

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San Francisco, California
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86 reviews 86 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We stop by because Halu Ramen was closed unexpectedly. It is just around the corner in the same mall. Line was long during lunch hour. A small restaurant and service was FAST. Pushing you in and out quickly. Remember to sign in if it is crowded. No standard ramen chili sauce/chili powder for customer except you are willing to pay... More 

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Bartlett, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

A holeinthewall with a line out the door! My kind of place. Not that much into ramen but loved the Ontama-kimichi.(pork kimchi) Heavenly!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

We waited in line for 10 minutes. It is a small restaurant, but the atmosphere is great. All the guests enjoy their orders. We ordered (baboo shoots, sesame, and onion), one shio ramen, and one spicy ramen. All are tasted great.

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San Jose, CA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

We come here at least once a month.. just love this one so much..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2008

Super authentic, super good! Feels like you are in Japan while dining here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2008

Kotteri Miso Ramen, Spicy Kara-age, Gyoza

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2008

Kotteri Miso Ramen!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4330 Moorpark Avenue, San Jose, CA 95129
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: 408-255-8244

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Noodle Shop
Open Hours
Sunday
11:15 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:15 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:15 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:15 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:15 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:15 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:15 am - 10:00 pm

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