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Sakuramen Ramen Bar

2441 18th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2021
+1 202-656-5285
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ramen” (96 reviews)
“pork belly” (15 reviews)
“noodles” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
2441 18th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2021
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went for lunch with a group of friends. This was my first trip to a Ramen restaurant and it was great! We all sat together at a long table. I had the vegetarian ramen and the flavor was outstanding!!! Everyone at our table was...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Attending a conference our group needed a quick place for lunch that offered flexibility in dietary concerns. This was the perfect place. 7 of us sat at a communal table which worked out great. The buns were flavorful. And the Ramen was off the charts...More

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Picture this four adults two children wanted to try something new Ramen got the call. Everybody had Ramen of different spice level of Remrn, the pork was succulent and delish the broth even better than the pork the noodles yum. Our 5 year old grandson...More

Thank lakaisha h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

OMG so good! This was our first Ramen / Noodle experience and all I can say it will be hard to beat. From the moment we arrived we were greeted and seated right away in this little non descript restaurant in a basement in a...More

Thank Maria N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1. Soup base is too salty ruin the delicate taste. Soup is an important part of ramen. 2. The Onsen Tamago 'hot spring egg' refer to the Japanese egg prepared in many Japanese dining. Using a special cooking method. This one was poorly done. 3....More

Thank veryyellow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to meet a friend and enjoyed the sakuramen. Food came out very quickly and was absolutely delicious! It’s a quiet and calm atmosphere and the long tables make it easy to grab a bite by yourself or in a small group.

Thank traveling_foodie15
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been to a lot of ramen places in and around the DMV and Sakuramen serves up some of the best. I was with 4 other people and everyone had a different type of ramen and it was unanimous, delicious! I am vegan so...More

Thank esopus35
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Skip anywhere else and go here-you won't be getting anything as authentic as the ramen you get here. For some background-we have eaten ramen in authentic Japanese restaurants in Hawaii, where there is a significant Japanese population and a good number of restaurants that serve...More

Thank Susan and Phyl T
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

I had always wanted to try real Japanese ramen. And I used a weekend trip to DC as the perfect chance. And I'll have to say it was amazing. These guys really know how to make ramen. Excellent flavor. Large proportions. Fresh ingredients. If you...More

Thank Justin R
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Really small restaurant but worthy. Really good lamen, full of flavor and tasteful. Good service also.

Thank simone n
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Kaia S
14 December 2016|
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Response from SAKURAMEN | Property representative |
We don't have a separate gluten free menu, but we are happy to customize any bowl and minimize gluten content by substituting with rice and avoiding soy marinated toppings. Sorry for any inconvenience.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2441 18th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2021 (Formerly Sakuramen)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-656-5285
  • E-mail
Description
Our sole focus is to create the best ramen on the planet, without using artificial flavorings of any kind, sourced from pure bone broth coupled with the freshest ingredients available. We do not favor any particular style or cultural influence when it comes to our ramen dishes. With an unbridled approach to culinary creativity, we strive to deliver a unique dining experience that highlights a fusion of diverse flavors from across the globe.From ramen houses in Tokyo, Hong Kong, and Seoul, to Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York, we are pleased to see that others love ramen as much as we do… and so we are especially proud to open our doors in Washington DC, in the heart of a city we love to call home.Thank you for the opportunity to serve. Humbly Yours…~ Jay & Jonathan ~
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