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Ramen Nakamura

2141 Kalakaua Ave Ste 1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2320
+1 808-922-7960
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail” (48 reviews)
“ramen” (219 reviews)
“fried rice” (68 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:30All hours
Japanese, Asian, Soups
2141 Kalakaua Ave Ste 1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2320
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1 - 10 of 339 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is the first time we had ox tail ramen and it is very good. The place is small with only a few seats but the meals are very good and satisfying. Located around the corner to Hard Rock, this is one place you can...More

Thank Lulu N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing ramen , oxtail soup very unique taste, totally didn't expect that. The meal combo come with gyoza and fried rice ...Great will go back again

Thank wescbr
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This ramen house is off the beaten path of the more high end restaurants and often has a line during peak hours. If you do have to wait, it's definitely worth it. A good variety of ramens, the oxtail being my favorite. Their shoyu ramen...More

Thank redevvl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Little teeny, tiny counter only seating restaurant. There was a line the entire time we were there. You'll always know it's your turn, because they don't take names. You just queue up and when you get to the front you get a seat. The menu...More

1  Thank Vickie W
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We we seated quickly and served straightaway. Shoyu ramen was full,of flavour and the noodles had a great bite but didnt leave that distinctive sticky mouthfeel you normally get. The spicy ramen was also full of flavour. I think the ladies serving were a bit...More

Thank Chopper255
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Family Had a delicious meal. Had the spicy ramen and dumplings. Yummy. We went twice. A little pricey though.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Great Ramen in the Japanese style. This place is always jammed. Don't expect a party of five to be able to sit together.

Thank LigierGitan
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Lines either mean way way good or way way hyped. Suspect nakamura is both. Usually a line out the door for the 30 or so seats crowded in horseshoe shape around a bar. Mostly tourists due to its location. Kinda modern decor-look but ya know...More

Thank SanMo
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is very good ramen and not waiting. The pepper is so spicy and good. The place is convenient in the business strêet. Good place for lunch, dinner

Thank DrHuu
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My never ending quest to try ramen from different shops continues! Before I try any ramen shop, I study the menu and look at the pictures as if I were going to be tested on it lol. I just like to be prepared and don't...More

Thank MauiWorldTravelers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2141 Kalakaua Ave Ste 1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2320
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-922-7960
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