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Futo Buta


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Japanese, Asian
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews ramen pork belly noodles spicy tuna brussel sprouts edamame ice cream soup light rail crispy crepe noodle house south end blue line south blvd food scene small place great appetizers
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is small but delicious. This is a high-end Ramen place. The food is fresh and good. The ramen dishes are large and filing. Best to go when it is nice weather out so that the outside seating is being used because the inside...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank npotter2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m a fan, have been a fan and will be a fan. My favorites are the buns, rice crispy squares and for ramen - the chizu. The ramen is full of cheese and goodness. Very rich and cheese. Bold flavors - you are able to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank veronicacF8473KW
Reviewed December 31, 2018

Went for lunch. It was packed but we got the table in 20 minutes. For appetizers, we ordered Rice Crispy Squares and Shishito Peppers. Both were excellent and enough for four people. For main course we ordered two Fire & Ice, one Chizu and one...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Yusuf M
Reviewed November 14, 2018

My boyfriend and I had lunch at Futo Buta on our first day in Charlotte as it was local and seemed pretty popular. With good reason, as the food was fantastic and the service was even better. Our waitress was so friendly and welcoming and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank N103XElauraa
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Small place, we waited for a table. We started with the rice Krispy squares (tuna poke), fried chicken and peppers. All were very excellent. We then had ramen with pork belly and chicken broth. Also very good. We finished up with the Carmel Apple ice...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chrisz903
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Absolutely amazing food and a real good vibe. The appetizers are to die for, buns, rice squares, japanese chicken, brussel sprouts, even the edamame is off the charts. The Ramen is off the charts too. If you have not been here, you need to go...often!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bchez67
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed ourselves completely with great beverages such as hot Saki and Peach Bellinis. The Sushi Appetizer we had was delicious.. The soup has Tofu and Noodles. The quantity is wonderful and the service is great! Every time we go it’s a treat and a pleasure.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SandyR502
Reviewed October 3, 2018

This is a must in Charlotte's South End. Smoked pork belly buns to start. Excellent. Miso Ramen next with pecan smoked pork belly, egg, corn, bok choy, and perfect noodles. You can sit inside, or outside next to the light rail. The service is prompt...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Robert C
Reviewed September 30, 2018

I had dinner here while in Charlotte for work this month. I had been advised to check it out, ,so luckily had time enough to wait 15 minutes for a spot at the bar on a rainy Tuesday night. Service was extremely friendly and helpful....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mark L
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Took a while to find the restaurant. Because of where it is located by the Light Rail. server was great period first time but she walked us through the menu with no problems. Best ramen I've ever had. Will be going back.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jan C
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