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Ganko Ittetsu Ramen

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Soups
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews ramen noodles pork cucumber salad tan tan flavorful broth friendly servers al dente tiny place fast service worth the wait love this place comfort food fresh ingredients arcade miso bowl
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Reviewed 1 week ago

v good ramen! there is a wait but not too long. i had the kara miso but it was a tad weird because i didn't taste any miso. the shoyu ramen was good though. across the store is hiroshima okonomiyaki and takoyaki which i would...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank viewc2019
Reviewed October 13, 2019

Eight of us were meeting for lunch so we decided to try out Ganko. Luckily we showed up at an odd time so could be seated right away. Ramen was delicious with large portions. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: August 2019
8  Thank misopiso88
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

I insisted on ramen and was so grateful that I chose well! It was perfect. The most delicious ramen yet AND so good my husband can’t stop praising my amazing decision. The next time we are in Boston, we will head back for more!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank letoile17
Reviewed July 27, 2019

I can't eat enough of this ramen! Since discovering this local gem, I have eaten there practically every day for the past 2 weeks! My favorite is the Gankara Miso (spicy miso ramen); I ask for it extra spicy (and with crunchy garlic). There can...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Troy M
Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

This tiny place serves big bowls of amazing Sapporo style ramen. Flavorful broth, chewy noodles, lots of scallions and sesame seeds. Not too salty, very savory. Be patient with the wait...it’s worth it.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank helenlf2017
Reviewed May 10, 2019

I go to this small ramen resto for lunch on average of once a week. I usually have the semi-spicy "Tan-Tan" - a hearty miso broth with al dente thin ramen and some meat and vegetables and hot oil. Their tasty broth is what puts...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank m v p
Reviewed March 18, 2019

This is Boston/Brookline's hidden gem. Absolutely the best ramen noodles, ever. The quality and texture are fantastic and unique to Ganko, so you're really experiencing something special when you have a bowl here. I've had the miso and the shoyu (version 2), and the broth...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jenmoyjenmoy
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

We had to wait about an hour, but the ramen was excellent. Through Yelp you can see where you are on the list so you can explore the neighborhood. Service was fast and food was great.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank WeloveNOLA
Reviewed December 5, 2018

If you can get in before the crowds you can really relax and enjoy this place! The staff are super friendly and helpful. The ramen is the best ever! It is popular so the wait can be long at peak times.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank wils0n40
Reviewed November 29, 2018

Tried this small, kind of hidden, gem just this past weekend. We had a 40 minute wait mid Saturday afternoon. Plenty of area to wait. And this line tells you everything: the food was over the top fantastic. And the way they handle the crowd...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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