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Kanada-Ya - Panton Street


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#1,591 of 19,188 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner


$13 - $25
Japanese, Asian

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Sponsored by: Kanada-Ya - Panton Street

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. London's best ramen
1. London's best ramen
"this by far was the best ramen in London"
Regvita M
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2. Truffle Ramen
2. Truffle Ramen
"Two words: truffle ramen. Divine."
Lera B
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3. Rich, delicious broth
3. Rich, delicious broth
"The broth! I wanted to lick the bowl dry"
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$13 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Japanese, Asian
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kanada-Ya Panton Street is where food is served with genuine warmth and sincerity. With no lack of ramen shops from where I come from, I can vouch for the quality of the ramen here. You can tell that the broth is carefully simmered, and strained...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank WeiDa_Tan
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed May 8, 2019

In typical Japan fashion, no option to make a reservation and so you do queue but it's oh so worth the wait! I visited Japan last year and this tastes just like the real deal over there. Don't waste your time with the likes of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Max B
Reviewed August 11, 2019

Best Ramen I've ever had! Nice service and good prices. I recommend this place a 100%. Loved it! :).

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Elva G
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

We headed over on a Thursday and didn’t have to queue, even around half six/seven. The restaurant itself is small so you want to get there early if you can, especially on Fridays and weekends. I ordered the Tonkotsu X as recommended with hard noodles,...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank gettiregretti
Reviewed August 1, 2019

We ordered tonkatsu with extra egg and seaweeds and it never disappointed us it brings back the memory of japan. We always comes back here so far best ramen in the city

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Go235523
Reviewed July 21, 2019

Excellent for pre-theatre in the Haymarket area. Arrived at 5.30pm and walked straight in. Ramen was as expected, tasty broth, fried chicken and gyoza well done, good value sake too. Don't know can't the other branches, but Panton Street does the job!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank LuxurynCulture
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

Im going to have to start off by just saying this. Eat here, please for the love of ramen just visit. We had very patient, attentive and nice staff, the location is great, clean and cozy. But the ramen here is AMAZING. While not super...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Noel_dsl
Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

This popular place even impressed critical Japanese friends; we loved the flavoursome broth & ramen with varying combinations of additional ingredients. It was like eating real soul food. Prices are very reasonable for the quality, staff are calmly efficient so we definitely plan to revisit...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

Amazing sauces and broths for the Raman and perfect truffle Edamame - WOW!! Vegetarian choices and reasonably priced. Quick, healthy and delicious!!! Highly recommended. Looks like there isn’t much room but was very comfortable and super clean. Doesn’t look great from the outside so don’t...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Bernardo8
Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. A tiny building tucked away in a side street off a side street in central London. My friend and I didn’t book (not sure if you can) but arrived at 5:30pm on a weekday and there were plenty of...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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December 16, 2018|
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Response from DAN L | Reviewed this property |
They don't take booking so the best way is to come 10mins early before opening time during lunch hour you can expect long queue.
December 4, 2018|
Response from CharlesW2646 | Reviewed this property |
There are indeed vegetarian options, but whether one they can guarantee no cross contamination with things like utensils I would not know. Taking into account the standard of the food, the ambience and the service, this... More
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