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Motomachi Shokudo

740 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L5, Canada
+1 604-609-0310
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ramen” (46 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
All hours
Japanese, Asian, Soups
$$ - $$$
740 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L5, Canada
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

There are about 10 different bowls to chose from, one of them is vegetarian with veggie broth. Usually a bit of a wait to get in. Really good ramen and proper bowl sizes, very good. Friendly staff.

Thank Fly_Everywhere21
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My spicy chicken ramen was one of the tastiest soups I've eaten out and about. The broth was seasoned perfectly and there were plenty of vegetables, chicken and noodles. The portion was about $12 and was so large, I got another meal out of it,...More

Thank hpattison
Reviewed 19 January 2017

A friend holidaying with us in Vancouver said this is the best place in van for ramen. We'd never eaten ramen so, rearranged things to try it, just before noon, one day. Nine of us...around this table with a short wall of grass in the...More

Thank happyme_13
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Ramen is very competitive in Vancouver with a new place opening up all the time and line ups. Motomachi is one of the original and stays authentic, although I think they could spice things up a little. The ambience is definitely the best, cozy. Expect...More

Thank ccriderYVR
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I checked Kintaro next door first, and I saw that there was a line up, so I decided to go to Motomachi shokudo. I was very happy with my choice. Their service is very nice, polite, and prompt. On top of that, their ramen is...More

1  Thank Golfwithcats
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Small restaurant that serves bowls of ramen. The soup base was savoury and well seasoned. They accept cash only ,there is a communal table in the center with a few table along the edge of the wall. Service is good.

1  Thank 5000traveller
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

There are so many ramen places now. I return to this place on occasion because of their charcoal ramen. Unique, tasty, with the perfect condiments. I also order extra corn, a pork bowl appie and a cold green tea. Perfect quick meal.

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 22 August 2016

An early dinner before heading to the airport and we wanted something light. VanCity is littered with ramen houses and choosing one over another seems to be a personal preference. We chose Motomachi since my wife wanted to have the bamboo charcoal ramen. As there...More

Thank WearyWanderer_TO
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Motomachi is tucked between two bicycle rental shops on the north end of Denman, so can be a bit unassuming, but their ramen is a must try. The first thing you notice is their menu, reminiscent of a glossy fashion magazine. I spent a good...More

Thank Aurora R
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Ramen broth comes in different ways, and if enjoy yours with a light texture, this is the place to be. I have tried most of the ramen here and I guarantee that no matter which one you pick, you'll be fully delighted. But let's not...More

Thank Quimera18
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-609-0310
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