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Kappo Nara Ramen

2000 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1908
+1 757-622-2045
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“noodles” (7 reviews)
“ramen” (8 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2000 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1908
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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We were hungry and in the mood for the ramen. I loved the half cooked egg in each of the ramens. My spicy ramen was great. It didn't have much meat but broth was definitely tasty. The kids enjoyed their house ramen bowl, which had...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rob L
Reviewed April 21, 2018

We were headed for another ramen restaurant, but encountered a 40 min wait. Decided on KNR, and we were delighted to be seated almost immediately. Service was excellent. We had three different orders: Katsu Curry: most pork, nutty and smoky sweet curry sauce with perfect...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Robert C
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

If you are craving for authentic Japanese ramen, Kappo Nara Ramen is the place you need to visit. The decor is reminiscent of a true Japanese restaurant, the hospitality is superb, and the service impeccable. If not familiar with the dishes, ask for recommendations. The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank atm888
Reviewed March 25, 2018

Stopped in at Kappo Nara Ramen to try their Tonkotsu Ramen. The pork broth was a little thin but had very good flavor. The pork belly was very nice and was not tough to eat. The boiled egg and was also cooked well. The noodles...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank LizandC
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Delicious. The yakitori, tako-yaki, and gyu-don were all great. Plus the staff were friendly and welcoming. I'd come back here, not cheap, but the food quality makes it good value.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ZanderDubbs
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

As close to the real thing as I've found in the states! The food and staff were great. Try it! It won't disappoint.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank David l
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Simply put this is the best Curry I had since Coco's in Japan. I order the Katsu Curry which is the Pork Cutlet with curry and white rice. I also like the fact that they give you the same serving portions for take out as...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank William G
Reviewed April 1, 2017

Felt like I was back in Hawaii at one of the local ramen shops. Food was absolutely delicious and authentic! I highly recommend the katsudon, which is a pork cutlet/egg dish with a sweet soy sauce on hot rice...yummy! The grilled squid was tender and...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Tchr24th
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Worth the visit! The variety is of popular items in Japan and the taste is great. The food is not rushed and made to order. You have the ability to customize your Ramen dishes and it works well if you have food allergies or distaste...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Yukino A
Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

This is what i wanted... REAL ramen!!! I will definitely go back here.. the staff are really friendly..

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank chongsammy
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-622-2045
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