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Issei Noodle

54 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2922
+1 717-243-7826
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ramen” (24 reviews)
“noodles” (40 reviews)
“spring rolls” (13 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
54 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2922
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know why this place got so many good reviews. Perhaps we just ordered the wrong thing. But, our dishes were bland. I would never go back there again.

Thank Marian M
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Issei noodle keeps things simple. They offer variations on ramen noodle dishes. Period. The restaurant is on the small size, but that means you can see them prepare your order. Get a seat at the bar area to really get a good view of the...More

Thank Arthur P
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We must have caught Issei on a bad night. It was a busy Saturday night, but they had a very limited menu available. Looked like one chef in kitchen and only three other staff in the entire place. After a wait for a table, we...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The Gyoza was delicious. My main meal of shoyu ramen was lacking in taste. While the noodles were good, the broth itself was watery with little to no flavor. I would go again to try something else just based on how good the gyoza is...More

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Wow! I came here for the first time in about 8 years and was very impressed. The place has become a lot more busy and crowded since I was here last. My dad and I had to wait about 10 minutes for a table; it...More

Thank bbb421
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This is a favorite, I go several times per month. Amazing food and even more amazing people! The hours are a bit odd but worth a visit.

Thank MrsCreamer3
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Great food, always busy. I love this place. The waiters are fast and courteous. Well worth your visit.

Thank dreamliver21
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Loved the fried gyoza and my pad Thai with chicken was excellent. Large enough portion size that it was the only meal I needed for the day.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy this food. High quality ingredients for Japanese and Vietnamese food. I enjoy the spring rolls with plum sauce and the issei red house curry. Delicious!!

Thank GonePlaid
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Issei is a family-owned restaurant and it has cozy, busy, welcome atmosphere. The recipes are based on the family's Vietnamese tradition, but the dishes offer a variety of Asian tastes. The portions are generous. We have been coming here for years and have never been...More

Thank Lusite
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-243-7826
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