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Noodle Theory

6099 Claremont Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1222
+1 510-595-6988
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good50%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“noodles” (33 reviews)
“ramen” (14 reviews)
“butterfish” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
6099 Claremont Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1222
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Reviewed 9 November 2018

Just happened to be in the area to find out this restaurant just opened. I know there is one on Claremont, so decided to give it a try. First of all, complimentary edamame had sauce on it and that was wired. Then my order, the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RioQ
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Love the ribs, fries, anything on their menu is great! You will not be disappointed with anything that you order. A bit of a wait, but worth it! Get there early!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KathyP2484
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Noodle galore, with options for all: vegans, veggies, meat eaters. Friendly staff and good size portions.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dominique P
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Tried moraga location this week..got chicken and butterfish..both flavorful And wonderful.. family are on 2 occasions so nice size servings... lunch pricing a little better. I called in and picked up. Located in Rheem Center over in nations/theatre end of the shopping center. Nice new...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank drmader
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Noodle Theory is a nice casual restaurant with a nice selection of both soupy noodles and saucy noodles. I ordered the chicken karaage ramen with a spicy pork miso broth. The chicken was very tasty and the broth was very nice. I have eaten at...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank chefmendo
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Small place with room for only about 24-28 folks instead and maybe another 10 outside. If you don't get here early expect to wait, but the good news is that food is quickly prepared and served and so people don't stay here very long. Now...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank BarryandJackie
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Small and cozy. Great place for hot noodles on a cold night. Parking is pretty easy or right on the street. Grilled Portobello Mushroom over Spinach Noodles was our table's favorite. Nice portions and friendly staff.If it's busy just sign up on the list out...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Gaswith2ns
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Have been to the sister restaurant many times - dinner Sunday was awesome and now will make this one a must go next time I am back!

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed 26 September 2017

While we often have to wait for a table, once seated the service is attentive and the food comes rather quickly. There are lots of choices on the menu and everything we've had thus far has been excellent.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank BarryandJackie
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We have sat down outside and had very nice meal,it wasn't overpriced and the staff was very polite. Will go there again this week

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Katarzyna C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6099 Claremont Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1222
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-595-6988
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