JUMP TO:
  • Top Places
  • All
Luis Chong
0 Ratings
+ Share On... Facebook Twitter

Hapa Ramen

Map & Directions 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94111
FLAG
 
N/A
  • None
  • Not Accepted
  • No Parking

Description

SF Weekly's Description

Richie Nakano, a former NOPA sous chef, now makes regular appearances at farmers markets and street-food events selling his ramen. Nakano takes the same approach to making his broth as he did making French-style sauces, simmering the stock in several phases over the course of three days. While Hapa Ramen catches flack from purists for its organic egg noodles and seasonal vegetables, the ramen has gained considerable polish since its early days-in the roundness and balance of the broth; in the pure animal flavor of the quivering cube of pork belly; in the way a slow-cooked egg coats the noodles in a buttery richness. The big daddy bowl, which adds crisp fried chicken, is the one to get.

 
Member Reviews

No Reviews yet, leave the first one below!

Your Review:

Your Rating:

 

 
Tips from foursquare

  • Sharon on 10/07/10

    Pork ramen! OMG.

  • James G. on 03/06/12

    Try the Ramen With Fried Chicken - For your cold SF afternoons. (via @Foodspotting)

  • Christina L. on 06/17/10

    nothing beats handmade noodles

  • HopHeadJim on 02/14/13

    Add Black Garlic. 14-day fermented holy garlic.

  • Alex on 12/20/11

    get the egg. pay the baby.

Check out Hapa Ramen on Foursquare

More Japanese Restaurants in San Francisco / Bay Area

  • Ippuku
    South Berkeley

    Christian Geideman, chef-owner of the Japanese yakitori restaurant and shochu bar in Berkeley, uses every molecule he can of the free-range... More on Ippuku >>

  • Yoshi's San Francisco
    Japantown/Pacific Heights

    This ain't the old Fillmore jazz scene - where once small, smoky joints like Bop City reigned among the mid-century... More on Yoshi's San Francisco >>

  • Kabuto A&S
    Richmond (Inner)

    One of the best sushi restaurants in San Francisco, this small, bright, clean, modern place offers, in addition to an enormous menu of... More on Kabuto A&S >>

  • Shimo
    Richmond (Outer)

    One of the friendliest sushi spots in town serves up wonderfully succulent yellowtail, salmon, and eel at bargain prices. Sit at the counter and... More on Shimo >>

  • Moki's Sushi and Pacific Grill
    Mission/ Bernal Heights

    Spectacular sashimi complements a large selection of specialty maki, including the Salmon Reunion Roll (salmon skin,... More on Moki's Sushi and Pacific Grill >>

  • Takara
    Japantown/Pacific Heights

    This friendly Japantown venue showcases Japanese cuisine above and beyond the standard sushi and tempura. Among the stars: rich, succulent... More on Takara >>

See More Japanese Restaurants in San Francisco / Bay Area

Reviews and News

advertisement

More Japanese Restaurants

Events Nearby

Food Trucks Nearby

See More Food Trucks
advertisement
Loading...