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Samurai Noodle

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606 5th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104-3897
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

This hole-in-the wall eatery has very good ramen. The menu is simple and the food delicious. Seating is at a premium. Service is fast and friendly. Lots of folks get their ramen to go. Close to the International District and Chinatown. I'm sure there are other great places for ramen but we found this place to our liking.

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Oak Park, Illinois
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

The broth was just ok. The contents were bad. Tasted fishy. Not many veggies, the bamboo shoots tasted like tin can. Overall icky. Priced to high for what it was.

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Vermont
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76 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

Very basic restaurant with only about 16 seats. Limited menu well prepared. No pretenses here. Convenient to light rail stop

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Olympia
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

My daughter and I enjoyed wonderful ramen last night. The place is super small, but we got right in early on a Saturday night. Very quick, very friendly service, super good noodles.

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Thank lollydOlympia
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

While on a solo layover in Seattle I stopped in The International District and had the Spicy Miso at Samurai Noodle. It was convenient, comfortable and exactly what I needed on a grey cloudy Seattle afternoon. I will definitely return on my next trip!

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Tampa, Florida
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75 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Super service, great ramen a must do if you are in the Capitol Hill area. Make sure you you add an egg to your ramen (any), it is fantastic.

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Houston, TX
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319 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 358 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Don't let the claustrophobic ambiance fool you. Once they place that steaming bowl of noodles in front of you, prepare for an outstanding ramen experience. I highly recommend the tonkotsu and tampopo.

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Thank TheAnswer
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Coming from Hawaii I have been used to a high quality of Japanese food in the State, was feeling very homesick for it in Washington but this place brought it right back! This was the best bowl of Ramen I've had since my last taste in Sapporo Japan! Yummy, good serving, many options including less fatty pork and different broths... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Hole in the wall restaurant with barely seating for a dozen and an open view into the kitchen made me feel like I was back in Japan. Ramen options were impressive in their variety. Noodles are fantastic and the tonkatsu broth was wonderfully seasoned. Service was fast and not overly attentive, so you could get your bowl quickly and then... More 

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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Small hole in the wall place with really good ramen! Noodles are handmade! Only had a few tables and we had to wait but it was well worth it!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 5th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104-3897
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle

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