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321 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6401
+1 212-974-2500
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork buns” (202 reviews)
“ramen” (550 reviews)
“chashu” (16 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
321 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6401
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ramen is like chili in many ways- a million ways to make and a million opinions on it. One thing that’s certain is quality... as I personally thought the Ramen is one of the best I ever had ( the quality was there- hands down)...More

Thank kw7140
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the spiced french fries which tasted great and was a great starter. We had the fish bun which really impressed with great competing textures, a nice crunchy tasty fried fish and soft tender bun. I did not like the fried chicken which had...More

Thank doctormd
Reviewed 4 days ago

The ambiance is very hip and attracts a wide range of customers. Lines can get long but the wait time is relatively short (around 15 minutes for dinner). Drinks are a bit pricey, but it is NYC and dinner time. The ramen, however, is the...More

Thank Ashley F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place specializes in Ramen . Presented so nicely and the food is soooo good ( divine) Service is great . We had to wait 40 minutes but it worth every minute Don’t miss it .

Thank shalvak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here on our first night to NY. Be prepared to have to wait as this place is very popular! We had to wait 35 minutes, but its well worth it. The staff are super sweet and they welcome you in their own unique...More

Thank GarethSW
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have lost track of how many times I have had Ippudo ramen. It is an absolute must at NYC. Santouka, totto ramen and yume wu katare are all good but Ippudo karakamen is perfect. Tonkotsu broth made right.

Thank foodieO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I go here very frequently, their steamed buns are great as are several of their ramen dishes. The problem is that it is a very popular place, both the one in Astor place and the one in midtown. The secret is to go there 10...More

Thank Jarb46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The setting is quite comfortable for a ramen place if you have been to those authentic ramen restaurant in Japan and around the world. I thought the soup base was thick and well done. I have added Kakuni as topping. The meat was very rich...More

Thank Paradise408374
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I were enjoying the food (it was really good) & the company of our cousins who we haven’t seen in almost 20 years. It was not until one of the waiters approached our table to ask why our “tip is so low.”...More

Thank MsLance
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was fine, price was good too. A little bit loud. Its a good call for sure. Atention for lines...go early at nigth

Thank Elton Satoru Os... B
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Questions & Answers
Lyncide S
April 4, 2017|
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Response from Parrot C | Reviewed this property |
It will cost around 40$ if no appetizer. 15$ per ramen. But expect a long wait, to be honest try something else the food is not that great here over rated hype.
Bao T
March 23, 2016|
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Response from julie h | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. He wait isn't bad if your party consists of 1 or 2. They also have bar style seating as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6401
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-974-2500
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