The 16 best bowls of ramen in Los Angeles.
Brant Cox, Sylvio Martins, Patricia Kelly Yeo, Nikko Duren & Garrett SnyderNovember 21, 2022
10 spots across the city hawking all pork, all fat, all flavor.
Patricia Kelly YeoMarch 19, 2021
A Japanese spot in Koreatown, Iki Ramen serves solid ramen bowls and an extensive sushi menu.
Sylvio MartinsDecember 2, 2022
Kinari is a casual Japanese spot in West Hollywood with plant-based ramen and a huge sushi menu.
Sylvio MartinsNovember 29, 2022
Sakai Ramen is a sleek, modern ramen bar in a Koreatown stripmall.
Brant CoxNovember 21, 2022
Moto Ramen is a neighborhood ramen spot in Culver City that serves great bowl of tantanmen.
Nikko DurenNovember 21, 2022
Ramen Nagi is a Tokyo-based chain with a delicious 24-hour-simmered tonkotsu broth.
Sylvio MartinsNovember 21, 2022
Susuru is a small order-at-the-counter ramen shop in Thai Town.
Hakata Ikkousha is a tonkotsu ramen chain with a location in Torrance.
Garrett SnyderNovember 21, 2022
Ramen Josui is a cozy and always-busy Gardena spot that serves a variety of ramen styles.
Jidaiya is a Gardena strip mall shop that serves excellent chicken-based ramen.
Gokoku Vegetarian Ramen Shop is our of our favorite plant-based spots in Studio City.
Nikko DurenAugust 17, 2022
Burosu Ramen is an excellent ramen shop in the heart of Studio City.
Brant CoxAugust 4, 2022
Marina Del Rey
Venice Ramen is a small ramen counter in Marina Del Rey, despite the misleading name.
Garrett SnyderJuly 12, 2022
Tatsu is the future not just because of its iPad wall waiters. It’s the future because it’s quick and easy, and downright delicious.
Written byBrant Cox
Silverlake serves some of the best ramen in town, but thanks to perpetual lines, we endorse getting it for takeout.
Written byMichael Burke
Bunker HillDowntown LA
Ramen Hood is an all-vegan ramen spot in Grand Central Market that's somehow actually delicious.
Mar VistaWest LA
Santouka is a Westside ramen spot whose simplicity is what makes it special.
Written byJess Basser Sanders
EAK Ramen is your Melrose ramen option when the lines at Tatsu are way too long.
Killer Noodle is the newest spot from the people behind Tsujita, and they specialize in tantanmen - super spicy ramen noodles.
Jess Basser SandersJanuary 14, 2022
Mogu Mogu in West LA specializes in mazemen, a brothless ramen that has us feeling very full and happy.
Written byJames Montgomery