Even though Houstonians are obsessed with pho, ramen has a major foothold in Space City. Whether it’s the creamy broth, springy noodles, or endlessly-creative takes on this classic Japanese dish, Houston boasts many excellent bowls of noodles and broth.
In search of a classic bowl of tonkotsu, vegan and vegetarian options, or something a little more innovative? Houston's ramen scene has it, and with all the offerings, it’s hard to choose just one. We’ve updated the list, removing Nippon and the now-closed Cafe Kubo’s Sushi. But we’ve added Ninja Ramen, Tamashi, Naka Ramen, Toukei, and Rakkan Ramen — because the world needs more ramen, not less.
Here are 15 Houston ramen destinations that serve up some of the city's best bowls.
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