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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%
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“ramen” (212 reviews)
“oxtail” (29 reviews)
“ox tail” (22 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Soups
2141 Kalakaua Ave Ste 1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2320
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were in town for the Honolulu Marathon. Over the years, we have learned a lot about ‘bowls’ from the tv show, “Diners, Dive-Ins and Dives.” Last year, we discovered the food truck area on Beachwalk and I was actually on my way there from...More

Thank Marnette S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visit Waikiki each year at Pearl Harbor and Marathon time. So we’ve noticed that this small restaurant on the corner of Kalakaua and Beachwalk always has a line. Nakamura’s, which has been in operation for over 25 years according to our waitress today, has...More

1  Thank Greg G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came on a rainy evening and luckily got the last two seats. I ordered the oxtail ramen and my husband the shoyu ramen, and we also shared gyoza. I honestly didn't expect much since it's a small place on Kalakaua..... but man it was...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate lunch here on day recently. Had the Miso Ramen with Char Siu and a side order of Gyoza. Excellent! Very satisfied. Typical counter setting as one would expect in a Japanese place of this type. Reminded us of when we lived in Japan...More

Thank Mr_Objectivity
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in this arvo about 2:45 for the most delicious ramen, rice and goyoza combo I’ve ever eaten. Staff were friendly and accommodating to my lack of ramen knowledge (ps - no vegetarian options, only pork). By 3:30 there was a line of people waiting...More

Thank Al L
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Yummy little ramen shop in the middle of waikiki.. there is limited seating and it was full when we got there for lunch but the wait was very short and the a.c. was pumping right down on us, keep g us cool, so it wasn't...More

Thank Kiana Z
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

If you are wanting ramen in Hawaii , this place is worth visiting if you like a tasty soup base with fried garlic. The shoyu ramen soup base with chashu(extra on top) is delicious. If you like the texture of firmer noodles then this is...More

Thank Edooty
Reviewed 21 September 2017 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 18 September 2017 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 17 September 2017 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
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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