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Santouka Ramen

665 Paularino Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-3033
+1 714-434-1101
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
17 Oct 2016
“OMG Ramen!”
28 Nov 2015
“Love this place.”
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Japanese, Asian, Soups
665 Paularino Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-3033
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you like good quality bowls of delicious ramen goodness you have to give Santouka a try. They are in most Mitsuwa markets but the one in Costa Mesa has the largest sitting area. Whenever I'm in SoCal I always make a stop.

Thank Hyun L
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Best ramen anywhere. Good price. Love double pork salt ramen. Plus egg. Best broth. Comes in 3 sizes. No takeout so go hungry!

Thank ElaineG29
Reviewed 19 October 2015

As one of the busiest food vendors in the Mitsuwa Market place, Santouka is worth to visit. I've tried all the flavors, but my favorites are Cara Miso Ramen or Miso Ramen. Since the vendor is always busy, try to come at 11 AM, you...More

Thank egunawan
Reviewed 13 October 2015

I have grown upon ramen from Japan and California. Everywhere I go I look for a good ramen shop. This one of the best authentic tasting ramen around. I like the spicy miso ramen

Thank Fumie V
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Very Good Ramen, very good quality, other than it is in a food court in the Japanese market, it would be the best if it was situated in an independent structure...

Thank americanquality
Reviewed 6 January 2015

I'm certain my review won't add any value to this already popular establishment but I just want to pitch in my $.02. No doubt the ramen here is awesome. The broth is extremely flavorful and hot. They give you a generous portion of chasu. The...More

Thank monica k
Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

In the food court and does not look like much. But it's really good! The miso base is one of best I've had. Spicy miso is not too spicy and had good flavor. Kids loved it.

Thank itsben
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Located in the Mitsuwa Marketplace near South Coast Plaza. Came at 6pm on a Monday so crowds were lighter. Order at the window, get a number and pick up order when your number is called. Take time to scan the menu for the choices can...More

Thank hqstir
Reviewed 3 February 2014

It's just yummy. My wife is a Ramen lover... as for me... it's always been good (not the add water kind). This place is better than good. We always order the Spicy Miso Ramen. The broth is rich and fatty (I really doubt it's healthy)...More

Thank skwon11
Reviewed 18 November 2013

Yum! Santouka Ramen came to rescue when a group of 4 adults didn't know what to eat for dinner. Seriously, we must have been a group of the most indecisive people ever. We couldn't decide between pizza, burgers, sushi, indian, and curry. So somehow, we...More

Thank Liz C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 665 Paularino Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-3033
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-434-1101
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