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Taro's Ramen & Cafe

363 Adelaide Street, Brisbane, Queensland QLD 4000, Australia
+61 7 3832 6358
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“ramen” (49 reviews)
“noodles” (19 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
363 Adelaide Street, Brisbane, Queensland QLD 4000, Australia
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

Imagine my luck when I started a new job in the City right when Brisbane's best Ramen shop reopened less than 200m away! You'll wait in line, particularly during the lunch rush. Likely you'll have an uncomfy chair in a what can only be described...More

Thank lozziebowie
Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Really good quality ramen served here. It is counter service so I would not recommend if you wanted a "fancy" dinning experience. But staff were super friendly and food was brought to your table promptly after ordering.

Thank Ebony L
Reviewed April 28, 2016

I was disappointed with the ramen here. The noodles were not authentic and far too hard compared to those that you get in Japan. Ramen noodles should not be 'al dente'. The broth lacked flavour and overall I thought that the tonkatsu ramen did not...More

1  Thank Scottsan66
Reviewed April 24, 2016

Possibly the best bowl of ramen noodles in Australia. Taro is constantly refining the recipes for his umami-rich stock, and house-made wheat noodles, and only works with quality supplies from quality suppliers. He also treats his staff and customers with respect, which is good to...More

Thank MCSY1981
Reviewed April 10, 2016

I was initially afraid to choose the Ramen as I am not very confident with chopsticks, but having gone to the restaurant a number of times (my partner LOVES this place), practicing with Karaage, Gyoza and Takoyaki, I gave Ramen here a go. Its is...More

Thank Chrissy C
Reviewed April 9, 2016

Saw this ramen review on the internet and decided to give it a go. The broth was so delicious when coupled with black garlic oil (mayu) which you can order !.

Thank Bryan_Pe1979
Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

I like my noodles and Japanese food, but somehow this place didn't live up to the hype. The food itself was ok-ish and it well get you fill, but I felt it was overpriced for what you get. Service wasn't the best either. But I...More

1  Thank Frederic F
Reviewed December 15, 2015

I came to this place after our Japan trip craving Ramen. It did not disappoint - so many different options and a real authentic taste (but not too fishy, which I love). Excellent Gyoza as well. Very satisfying and definitely hit the right spot. The...More

1  Thank Nasharussia
Reviewed September 23, 2015

We read about this place in the courier mail top 100 places to eat. It had a great rating so we immediatley gave it a try. My wife and I both had different Ramen dishes and we enjoyed them both. Theis place was so good...More

Thank Greg N
Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night. It was pretty quiet. And sign said they would be move to Queen St pretty soon! Ordered miso ramen and gyoza and my friend ordered tonkatsu ramen and takoyaki. Dishes came within 10mins. Loved everything. The soup stocks of both...More

Thank WhoopsyBabe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 363 Adelaide Street, Brisbane, Queensland QLD 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3832 6358
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