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Ajisen Ramen

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23 Leigh St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8338 3992
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Fri 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat - Thu 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Brisbane, Australia
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125 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I had heard lovely reports on this place and was very excited to try their ramen, it was ok! I was expecting a lot more flavour and also disappointing that there was no water available to drink? I could only have tea.

Thank MrsRendogg
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70 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took kids out for lunch on xmas shopping day. Wonderful warm day in adelaide. Wanted to get the kids to try something out of left field. And they all loved it even my daughter who hates spice enjoyed the meal. Staff where friendly i think language barrier they made us feel welcome and giggle at our selections. Going back with... More 

Thank Malcolm O
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good, affordable and almost authentic Japanese Ramen, Bento and other Japanese dishes. This unpretentious cafe style eatery is basic in deco. Service is prompt and food is good and rather authentic. Very reasonable in price and generous servings. Mostly walk-in clienteles as booking is not essential.Will definitely be going back again.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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79 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

No nasty surprises, that's what I like about franchise. The flavours are nice, price is fair, not better than any other ajisen, but everything is on standard. I enjoyed the noodles.

Thank Yuting Z
Melbourne, Australia
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102 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

(1) Ramen noodle soup needs to be hot. However, it was almost cold. I did not taste much of miso in my Miso Ramen noodles. Maybe cutting the corners? (2) I have ordered Agedashi Tofu as an appetiser. Other starters came before the Ramen noodles expect mine. I have reminded them politely, It finally arrived when I was almost finished... More 

Thank B747-400
Adelaide, Australia
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Hi my partner took me to this little dingy place and i thought who would eat in this place they don't even have chairs u sit on a stool on one side and who ever gets the wall side actually gets to sit comfortable.But OMG the food is to die for it was a freezing cold day and they make... More 

Thank Hugom1954
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70 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Centrally located and frequented by student crowd it remains a good place for nice Japanese food that is moderately priced. Very good selection that is made fast and served quickly. Almost all the tofu dishes and soups are wonderful. The bento box is decently priced and very tasty.

Thank Cwood59
Hobart, Australia
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130 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

You can't complain about the prices here, specially compared with other restaurants in the area. One small nibble of tapas in two other places I eat were more than my ramen! The service was efficient and the ramen arrived quickly, hot and yummy. I would not put the ramen in the class of the Shinjuku places I have experienced but... More 

Thank Tasilee
Melbourne, Aus
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77 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016

Dropped in recently on a Monday night, it was quite empty. Thought the service was good, gave us time to choose and the food hit our table quickly. Enjoyed it. Prices reasonable and a wide variety.

Thank Sid_Fernwilter
Adelaide, Australia
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

First time I have been here and I can tell you it will be the last. The food was perfectly adequate, quite cheap and tasty. Major problem was the service, I had finished my meal and a was waiting for my friend to finish his meal and drink when the waitress made us move table to fit a party of... More 

Thank Joe F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $10
Asian, Japanese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Leigh St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8338 3992

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