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Ramen Jinya

541 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1A6, Canada
+1 604-568-9711
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ramen” (123 reviews)
“noodles” (41 reviews)
“pork” (23 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
541 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1A6, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place fills up fast so go early to avoid standing in line. The ramens are excellent. Even better is the tempura Brussels Sprouts. Energetic service and a lively atmosphere top it off.

Thank boltuprightCanada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to this place a couple of times, and in my quest for the perfect ramen, would have to say that this place misses the mark. Do one thing and do it well, but too many choices, and them they try and up. and...More

Thank Squirmin
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Like everyone else, I saw a lot of people standing outside waiting to get in at 7:00 PM on Saturday night. I put my name on a list and was told I would be cold inside at 7:30 PM and that is exactly what happened....More

Thank Sine-Wave
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The line is always present outside this well-known Ramen place on Robson not far from BC Place. We gave our name and it was a 45 minute wait. It took 50. Was it worth it? Not quite. We've had better Ramen in NY and SF...More

Thank TheTravelHawks
Reviewed August 31, 2018

I just got back from a year in Asia and I've been craving some authentic ramen. This definitely hit the spot! While the noodles weren't exactly like Japan ramen, they were still pretty good. Amazing tonkotsu pork ramen. The broth was so good. Really good...More

Thank Chelsea S
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Very good food, very nice interior, very friendly staff, reservation needed because always overcrowded.

Thank Buchares2000
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We saw the queues waiting to get into this place on a Tuesday night and thought "we must try there". Well one night later we did and found exceptional waite staff but the raman? It was ok and tasty (with additives) and all in all...More

Thank Glenn1962
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Great space in downtown. Busy lunch crowd, but seated quickly. Superfriendly service, made excellent recommendations. Ramen was perfect, egg incredible and soft. Nice choices on cocktails and drinks. Happy hour specials looked like deals.

Thank John T
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

It was my 1st day only a few hours since my arrival in Vancouver, I past by this restaurant in my 1st walk around my hotel and felt this was a good restaurant, despite the crowd in the receptionist found for me and my family...More

Thank Stefano M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The Spicy Creamy Vegan Ramen is absolutely fantastic! It's the only vegan ramen dish on the menu, but the staff were very helpful at pointing out the other appetizers and side dishes that would be suitable (pointing out that the tempura brussels sprouts were deep...More

Thank DrSchoen2014
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March 14, 2017|
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Response from Douglas H | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, Ramen Jinya's noodles are not gluten-free, but an excellent option for soba (buckwheat) gluten-free noodles is Healthy Noodle House (they have a website) in Vancouver. Their stock is also vegetarian. Highly... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 541 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Robson Street
  • Neighbourhood: Robson Street
  • Phone Number: +1 604-568-9711
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