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Ryowa Ramen Noodle House

859 Villa St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1233
+1 650-965-8829
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“gyoza” (9 reviews)
“fried rice” (9 reviews)
“japanese tv” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Soups, Asian
859 Villa St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1233
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Mostly counter seating, great value and I love watching Japanese TV game shows. I'm a local and usually visit Ryowa on my own, so I do love sitting on the counter. Love their friend chicken and gyoza.

Thank Joan L
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This small ramen house is located off of Castro, in Mountain View. It is mostly counter seating, with a few tables on the outer border. The interior is simple and they have two monitors playing Japanese ultra competitions -- fun to watch and a little...More

Thank MichaelH6811GY
Reviewed 28 February 2017

ramen isnt the best or the most flavorful, it does however have the ambiance of a real ramen shop in tokyo (i have been to tokyo several times, you will never find ramen in the states that is as good as tokyo however) which is...More

Thank jester070993
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Have always wanted to indulge in authentic ramen and this is the place for that. When you walk into a restaurant wth Japanese TV shows on the TV, the bar crowded with Japanese patrons, you know your in the right spot. The ramen bowls here...More

1  Thank Staff61
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Wonderful ramen with different broth and meat options. I would recommend the sets that include fried rice and gyoza. The bar seating makes it difficult for groups to sit together.

Thank kmtcupertino
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The restaurant hit the spot on a cold, rainy night. The menu is limited but it has the traditional ramen offerings. It also has Kenny Blankenship/Takeshi's Castle playing on the TV which was quite a surprise for the uninitiated. The restaurant is fairly small with...More

Thank HuntressCA
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

A little gem off the main Street. Well worth a visit if you are in the area. I had a ramen combo and struggled to finish the plat due to the fillingness of the dish. It's okay readers - I ploughed on and finished the...More

Thank Kenny S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Waited more than 15 minutes to get four seats at the u-shaped bar. Many varieties of ramen with different soup bases. Waitress took our order before we got our seats. It seems each order was prepared individually, time consuming for the kitchen, rather than dropping...More

Thank twosc
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I was on my way to a different restaurant for dinner when I saw two empty chairs at Ryowa. I've been wanting to eat here for years but never wanted to wait too long for a seat. So, I couldn't pass on the opportunity and...More

Thank FromLosAltos
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Came here for lunch over the weekend. Place is small and get crowded quick. Ordered Ryowa ramen and fried chicken. Portion was pretty big. I wasn't sure what it was, but the broth tasted kind of strange. Not necessarily bad, just wasn't what I expect...More

Thank Adam C
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 859 Villa St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1233
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-965-8829
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