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) #148 of 535 Restaurants in Basel €€ - €€€ Japanese, Asian, Healthy
Steinenberg 1 | 4051 Basel, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 271 80 68
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“noodles” (8 reviews)
“soups” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Healthy, Soups
€€ - €€€
Steinenberg 1 | 4051 Basel, Basel 4051, Switzerland
Neighbourhood: Vorstädte
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Namamen is located close to the historical center of Basel and offers an essential supply of ramen soups. I must say the taste is quite original, and they serve you real quick.

Thank Norbi75
Management response:

Hi Norbi75 Thank you for your kind feedback in regards to your experience at our namamen Restaurant at Bankverein Basel. We will forward your comments to our team. Looking forward to your next visit! Bet regards from Basel

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I have seen this restaurant for a long time--years. Today i decided to try. 22,5CHF for a bowl of simple ramen?? The broth has lack of favor. Noodles overcooked. The chashu resembled nothing like a chaschu. It has well be a slice very thin pork...More

Thank NatureGuyDECH
Management response:

Hi NatureGuyDECH Thank you very much for your honest feedback. We are very sorry to hear that your experience at namamen was not what you expected. It is our goal that every customer has a great experience. In this case we would like to invite...More

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Nice selection of very good Ramen at reasonable prices. Service fast and polite, place clean if not a little Spartan (but that's modern interior architecture I guess)!

Thank AlexanderIJohnson
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Well located in the city. Modern place for a simple lunch. Friendly staff, helpful. Fast and efficient. The food is good, they mainly have ramen but many variations. Not only the ingredients you can chose but also the soup itself (3 or 4 different soups...More

Thank TandTSwitzerland
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

I'm absolutely fan of Japanese food. Namamen does a good job, they taste special and my favourite is the seafood Ramen. I go often there. Attention: Swiss price, so little bit expensive for tourists and people on a budget. Worth a try !

Thank Jassine-L
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Ramen taste fine, not too bad, European standard. The place is clean and price is reasonable. Have to say the ice cream is really nice cause they have special flavour e.g. sweet potato or green tea.

Thank vickyluk
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Make sure to check out the adress before as it is very discrete. Modern, minimalistic design with friendly staff. Good choices for vegan dishes (they offer ricenoodles instead of ramen). Some choice of vegan side dishes. Udon noodles are only available with a animal based...More

Thank VeganGVA
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

High quality quick service. Will go back many times. Had squid miso, roasted superb, next time is the hot one. Sides are also good, makes a snack a meal.

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Good and authentic Ramen dishes, centrally located in Basel. However the atmosphere is rather cold - could do with better lighting and more comfortable seats. Recommended for quick meals.

Thank Schneebesen
Reviewed 25 September 2015

the menu is very authentic and so is the taste, pricing also very attractive. you can compliment your dish with japanese tea (hot or cold). one point to mention is that the staff is absolutely amazing, very friendly and nice, you can also feel that...More

1  Thank Robertmaciej
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Steinenberg 1 | 4051 Basel, Basel 4051, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Vorstädte
  • Neighbourhood: Vorstädte
  • Phone Number: +41 61 271 80 68
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