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Issei Noodle

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54 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2922
+1 717-243-7826
11:00 - 14:15
17:00 - 20:15
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17:00 - 20:15
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Kinnelon, New Jersey
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118 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Carlisle for college visit with my daughter and looking for a meal when we arrived. Did a little search and "noodles" were an easy choice. The location is a block from Dickinson College. The locations of clean and inviting. The selection was huge! Take time to go through it. Service was extremely efficient, welcoming and just a pleasure.... More 

Thank njjimg
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Found this place around the corner from my hotel. Conveniently located downtown. First..it is always busy, but of the 6 times I have been there we sat right away. Tasha is always quick to take your order. The food for me has always been plentiful and reasonable in cost. I find myself going to here twice a day...

Thank Ryan H
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very warm as is the AC was broken. Crowded with slow service. I'm not sure what I was expecting from word of mouth reviews, but I was thoroughly underwhelmed.

Thank amunchel
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I love noodles - not fancy atmosphere - but good food. Went with a friend and we were both surprised at how good the noodle soups were. Right downtown Carlisle.

Thank wantabewarm
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped by kind of early , friendly staff good stuff ! A little different menu ! Get out and try something new ! Will go back for sure

Thank SctyF
1 review
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I have never had anything here that was less than excellent. Service is quick and they treat their regulars well. This place also has a store in Lancaster and will be opening up another one in Harrisburg. I can't think of a better family or restaurant that deserves the success they have garnered.

Thank Alex G
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The food was good and servers were attentive. They have been busy each time we have been there. The tables are kind of close making for a noisy atmosphere.

Thank T Z
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Food was good and hot. Service was terrible. Had to keep reminding the server that we all wanted something to drink. Atmosphere was very noisy and felt somewhat dirty. Table felt greasy.

Thank Sally B
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Very much enjoyed the delicious food and atmosphere. Busy place=good food :) On a mission to find good, authentic, non-Americanized ethnic food and this place is one of our new top finds!

Thank Nancy P
Westport, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

To be honest, I did not have high expectations for a Raman place in small town central Pennsylvania, but I was very pleasantly surprised by Issei. We went there with my son following a family event at Dickinson College, and had a genuinely enjoyably meal. The broth bases of the noodle bowls were well balanced and refined, and the noodles... More 

Thank ptmarts

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Asian, Vietnamese, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:15
17:00 - 20:15
11:00 - 14:15
17:00 - 20:15
11:00 - 14:15
17:00 - 20:15
11:00 - 14:15
17:00 - 20:15
11:00 - 14:15
17:00 - 20:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-243-7826

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?