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Maru Ichi Japanese Noodle House

368 Castro St., Mountain View, CA 94041-1206
+1 650-564-9931
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good62%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
2 Jan 2017
“Good ramen - cash only”
10 Jul 2016
“Good food not sure about service”
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Japanese, Asian, Soups
368 Castro St., Mountain View, CA 94041-1206
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

We have been here many of times for their Ramen noodles. They have combo that comes with noodles and also sides such as gyoza, california rolls or bowls of rice. They also give free kimchi as a side dish and extra roasted garlic. Lines can...More

Thank Boowicked
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here on a Sunday. The restaurant was fully seated but not super busy. Rustic modern Japanese interior; some cute wait staff. We had pork cutlet curry rice (great presentation also tasted good but curry was a bit lumpy), tonkatsu ramen (good al...More

Thank Minnie Y
Reviewed 21 March 2016

I really enjoy the ability to get a ramen combo. I can always take the leftovers to-go for lunch the next day. They are a good value item, especially if ramen or just soup is not quite enough for you. If you have a party...More

Thank BarbaraBurbach
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Best place in town to get some original ramen. Like in Japan, you can eat at the bar or choose a table.

Thank Xander M
Reviewed 25 January 2016

A bit crowded. Perfunctory service. No ambience. But plenty of good food. I had the soup combo. I ate my California rolls and potstickers in the restaurant and about half of my noodles... Stocked with bean sprouts, green onion, and sliced pork. Oh, and I...More

Thank VictoriaK2
Reviewed 19 November 2015

We started our visit to the area with a wonderful dinner - ramen is fabulous and the prices are just right! Only drawback is that they are cash only - they do have an ATM.

Thank RLAMyers
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

The noodle house is open late and has one vegetarian noodle option. If you are open to chicken broth you can try other flavors. The burned garlic noodle was really unique and interesting. The miso spicy was average. The table has roasted garlic and Kim...More

Thank art-scuba
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Great food. I especially like that they have hot and cold soba as well as ikura over rice (my favorites). Noodles are fresh and hand-pulled! Spacious for a ramen place. Cash only.

Thank rzsandoval
Reviewed 9 March 2015

three of us were here around 7 pm and the place was packed. We got counter seats in a short period of time, tho. Service is great and the staff are very helpful in explaining food items to you. You get large quantity so be...More

Thank RicDic
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Haha! So AUTHENTIC Japanese noodle! I went here with one of my Japanese friend, who told me that it was 100% Japanese taste, no difference from what she got back in Tokyo. I like the neat environment in the restaurant and the location is so...More

Thank Tim E
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 368 Castro St., Mountain View, CA 94041-1206
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-564-9931
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